Special Announcements

2702, 2015

Weather Update: 100% Chance for a Run and Bike Ride!

Here are some tips to ensure the best possible experience no matter what the weather is like.

2102, 2015

Welcome Our Special Guest – Shannon Lee

Welcome our new special guest to the Firecracker family, Shannon Lee! THE DAUGHTER OF BRUCE LEE will be part of the Opening Ceremonies on Sunday March 1st and will be lighting a firecracker.

1802, 2015

2015 Notice of Street Closure

Street closures for special event on Saturday Feb 28, 2015 and Sunday March 1, 2015.

1602, 2015

2015 Bonus Bridge Ride

All cyclists registered to ride in the 2015 Firecracker Bike Ride will have an opportunity to take part in an escorted Bonus Ride to and over the most iconic bridge in the City of Los Angeles, then continue on to the finish line in Chinatown.


The 5K run/walk is an out and back course that takes participants past the main entrance to Dodger Stadium.
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The 10K course is a challenging run through the hills of Elysian Park.
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For 2015, The Firecracker Bike Ride will offer cyclists the choice of a 20 mile or a 30+ mile route. Please observe the parking time limit on the parking meters in Chinatown on Saturday.Learn More
Event begins with warm up exercises and a short discussion about exercising and the importance of reading. The course features a turnaround at Bishops Road, then back to the official finish line.Learn More