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Cape Coral holds Freedom 5K on Thursday, July 4th

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Posted at 3:36 AM, Jul 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-04 06:49:42-04

CAPE CORAL, Fla. — Hundreds of people in Southwest Florida plan to participate in Cape Coral's Freedom 5K on Thursday, July 4th.

Registration starts at 6 a.m. and the race begins at 7 a.m. at the foot of the Cape Coral Bridge. It is $40 to register at the door.

Your entry fee includes food, water, race shirt and vendor giveaways. A portion of the proceeds made today will benefit the Southwest Florida Military Museum and Library as well as the Special Operations Communicators Association.

Following the race, there will be a kids' fun run, awards ceremony and military presentation.

All military personnel that are registered will receive a special race shirt and challenge coin.