The Crown City Classic returns for it's 45th year! Run 12K (7.4 miles) or 5K (3.1 miles) to kick off your 4th of July festivities! Enjoy the scenic views of the Coronado Bridge along Glorietta Boulevard. Also returning in 2019, test your speed on the Crown City Mile! New for kids 12 and under is the Crown City Half Mile on Orange. Race the parade route right on Orange Avenue as crowds gather for the west coast's largest 4th of July Parade. The Event Timeline 5:30am - Race Day Registration Opens 7:00am - 12K/5K Race 8:30am - Awards 9:15am* - Crown City Mile on Orange (Men's, Women's Youth Mile and Kids 1/2 Mile) 9:30am* - Crown City Kids 1/2 Mile on Orange 10:00am - Coronado Independence Day Parade *Time subject to change The Perks of Participating Kick-start your 4th of July! Exclusive 2019 Event Tee Commemorative Finisher Medal Live Finisher Results Run easy knowing that the Crown City Classic benefits the Islander Sports Foundation - a non-profit that sustains and funds all Coronado High School sports programs.