Independence Day 5K Run and Walk

Staff Writer
Columbus Parent

Looking for a fun and fit way to begin your Fourth of July celebrations tomorrow?

Run a race and enjoy a parade in New Albany!

Early risers can start their day with the Independence Day 5K Run and Walk. Registration begins at 6:45 a.m. At 8 a.m., kids can participate in the Firecracker Fun Run. At 8:15 a.m., the starting gun goes off for the Independence Day Run and Walk 5K. And check it out: The Goddard School will provide child care during the 5K!

Then at 10 a.m. comes the New Albany Independence Day Parade. The Parade will begin at New Albany Middle School and parade into Market Square.

Information for registration and donations can be found at All of the net proceeds benefit LifeCare Alliance and the New Albany Symphony Orchestra.