2019 Race Registration

Press Release!

We are very sorry to announce that the Champaign County Freedom Celebration (CCFC) will be cancelled for this year. This includes the parade, 5k race, and fireworks. The CCFC board waited as long as possible to make this decision but the recent announcement from the University of Illinois (covid19.illinois.edu) to cancel all summer events until further notice prompted this decision. The Champaign County Freedom Celebration started in 1949, and could not happen without the support of our community, including the University of Illinois, City of Urbana, City of Champaign, all local police departments, fire departments, public works, corporate sponsors, and support from citizens like you. As our country goes through this unprecedented crisis, we know that everyone looks forward to gathering together to celebrate our great nation. Thank you for your continued support and we look forward to seeing you all on July 4th, 2021. If you have questions or need additional information, please contact us at info@july4th.net.

Format: 01/24/2021
In consideration of acceptance of this, I, intending to be legally bound hereby/or myself, my heirs, executor and administrators waive and release any and all right and claim for damages against the University of Illinois, the Champaign County Freedom Celebration Committee Inc., the Cities of Champaign and Urbana, all other individuals or corporate sponsors associated with the event or their representatives, successors and assigns for any and all injuries suffered by me in connection with this event, including travel to and from the event and all pre- and -post race activities. I hereby grant permission to the parties listed hearing to use my name and photographs, videotapes, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of my participation in this event for any purpose.
Champaign County Freedom Celebration | PO Box 452 | Champaign, IL 61824-0452
217-531-3777 Hotline | info@july4th.net | www.july4th.net