Morgan Hill Freedom Fest

Morgan Hill Freedom Fest
Friday, Jul 5, 2024 at 7:45am
Various locations in Morgan Hill

America: Red, White and You

Welcome to Morgan Hill Freedom Run:

Start Your 4th of July Celebration With a Morning Race That Will Take You Through Morgan Hill’s Historic, Tree-lined Downtown. Then Stay for the Award-winning Parade, Car Show, and Fireworks. We Offer a Usatf-certified 5k Walk/run and a 1-mile Race for Kids. Electronic Timing, Participant T-shirts, Finisher Medals, Race Day Photos, and Post-run Snacks Are All Included With Registration. Sign Up Today!

The Morgan Hill Freedom Fest is Truly a Hometown Celebration Dedicated to Preserving Our National and Local Heritage and Celebrating Our Freedom as Citizens of the United States of America. We Are the Largest Annual Event in Morgan Hill, Put on Entirely by Volunteers, and Our Award-winning Parade is the Largest Privately Organized Parade in Northern California and the Official 4th of July Parade of Santa Clara County. Celebrated in Our Historic Downtown Core, the Community and Cultural Center, and the Outdoor Sports Center, the Freedom Fest's Six Events Deliver a Spectacular, Fun-filled Day Every July 4th Holiday.

5k Run & Walk / Kid’s 1 Mile Fun Run

Start - Corner of Peak and Dunne

Finish - 17575 Peak Ave

5k Run/walk - $45

Kids 1 Mile - $25

Register Here

Fourth of July Parade:

Kick Off Time is 10:00am

Plans for This Years Parade Include but Are Not Limited to:

Equestrian Groups

Marching Bands Including a New Marching Band With Over 100 Musicians!

Over a Dozen Floats

Special Surprises and Much More!!

Morgan Hill Freedom Fest 4th of July Cruise & Car Show:

The Car Cruise Will Kick Off on July 4th From the Corner of Monterey Road and Main Ave. Cars Will Follow the Parade Route and Finish by Parking on the Southbound Side of Monterey Road for the Car Show That Will Commence After the Parade.

The Car Show Portion of the Day Will Include Most of the Entries From the Car Cruise and Vehicles Will Be on Display Until 2:00pm. Everyone is Welcome to Walk Along Beautiful Downtown Morgan Hill and Admire All of the Classic and Unique Cars While Voting for Your Favorite Vehicles. The Award Ceremony Will Take Place on the Main Stage on 2nd Street and Monterey Road at 1:30pm.

If You Would Like to Enter Your Vehicle in the 2024 Car Cruise and Show, Enter Now! Entries Will Be Accepted on a First Come, First Serve Basis. Don't Miss Out!

Fireworks on the Green:

In 2024, Your Freedom Fest Team, Together With Our Other Partners in the City of Morgan Hill and Santa Clara County, Has Been Carefully Working Over the Past Months to Again Ensure That Our Event is Not Only Exciting and Fun, but Safe for Everyone.

Gates Open at 3pm for a Full Day of Food, Fun and Music. We Are Excited to Have Three Live Acts in Our Line-up This Year. Soucano Will Be Joining the Hitmen and Our Beloved Patriotic Singers! The Show Begins at 5:30pm and Continues Until the Fireworks Begin at 9:30pm.