LYNNFIELD — The 55th Fourth of July 5K Road Race will take place on Monday, July 4, beginning at 8:30 a.m. at Town Hall.

The Fourth of July Road Race is a beloved community event brings together runners and walkers alike for a morning of celebration and camaraderie. The Lynnfield Athletic Association is hosting the race in-person for the first time since July 2019.

The LAA is an organization that provides financial support to all of Lynnfield High School’s athletic programs.  The association funds necessities such as sporting equipment, uniforms and scholarships to deserving Lynnfield High School seniors pursuing higher education. With funds from this year’s race, the LAA would like to make a donation to support the new tennis court initiative planned for the high school.

The Fourth of July Road Race’s sponsors include Beth Israel Lahey Health, Littlefield Real Estate, Moynihan Lumber, Salem Five, the YMCA of Metro North and Wakefield Co-operative Bank.

The Lynnfield Athletic Association is looking for volunteers to help the day of the event. If residents are interested in volunteering, they should send an email to or visit