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Ed McGuire Memorial 18th Annual Cannonball 5K Run

November 3, 2018

The Ed McGuire Memorial 18th Annual Cannonball 5K Run, will be held Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at the Falls Village Town Hall, 108 Main Street, Falls Village, CT 06031.

The event is co-sponsored by Shelly’s Hair Salon and the Falls Village Volunteer Fire Department.

Parking and restroom facilities available at the old Fire House (next to the Falls Village Inn).

Walkers and athletes with disabilities are welcome. The walk is 2.5 miles. Timing is by Greystone Racing.

The entry fee is $25 plus a T-shirt for adults and $15 plus a T-shirt for 14 year olds and under if pre-registered before Oct 18th. Registrants after Oct. 18th will not receive a T-shirt. The entry fee on race day remains the same.

Go to for the registration form. Make checks payable to :

Falls Village Volunteer Fire Dept.

Mail to:


c/o Michelle Hansen

P.O. Box 276

Falls Village, CT 06031

The race day schedule is as follows:

10:00 am Registration

11:30 am Walkers begin with traditional firing of the cannon.

Noon 5K begins

Awards and refreshments (fruit and water) follow race.

Prizes will be awarded to the top two male and female finishers in nine age categories. Winners must be present to receive awards.

Proceeds from the race will benefit the Falls Village Volunteer Fire Dept. to help with their general operations.

For more information call (860) 824-0533 or visit