Calling Volunteers for the Firecracker 5k!

Parks and Recreation Commission is looking for volunteers for the Firecracker 5K on Saturday, July 2, 2022. The annual run is a fundraiser for the Independence Day fireworks show at the Port of Ilwaco later that evening. Volunteers are needed both the day of and the week before event. Volunteers on Saturday will help with tent set-up, registration, and tear-down from about 7:00 a.m. until early afternoon. Volunteers are also needed for the start line and course. Volunteers are also needed for tasks leading up to the day of the actual event for sign placement and registration packets. For more information email