Sep 20-21 2014

Philadelphia: Volunteer

Volunteer Program Overview

Help support your community, as well as thousands of runners and the walkers by volunteering! With almost 900 positions available there is a spot for everyone, including teams, corporate groups, or just friends and family. Click the blue “Race Crew” button below to volunteer for the Race Crew. If you are a medical professional, or a non-medical person interested in gaining experience, click the red “Medical Volunteer Signup” button to volunteer.

Medical Volunteer Signup 


Race Crew volunteers assist with nearly every aspect of the event, including the Health & Fitness Expo, Start Line, Finish Line, and the Water Stations along the course. Simply click either of the blue “Race Crew” buttons below to sign up online.

Shift Information

= Crucial Shifts: These shifts are difficult to fill! If you are able to attend any shift on this particular day, we encourage you to do so.

September 18, 19, & 20 – Health & Fitness Expo

  • Location: Pennsylvania Convention Center, Hall E (1101 Arch St., Philadelphia)
  • Thursday, September 18 – 1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Friday, September 19 -11:00am to 3:30pm | 2:30pm to 7:00pm (‘all day’ available)
  • Saturday, September 20 – 8:00am to 1:30pm | 12:30pm to 6:00pm (‘all day’ available)
  Saturday, September 20 - Running Festival 5k

  • Location: Eakins Oval (Fairmount Park, between Kelly Dr & Art Museum Dr)
  • Shift: 6:15am to 10:30am

Sunday, September 21 – Water Stations

  • Times: Varied
  • Location: Varied along course
  Sunday, September 21 - Start / Finish Line

  • Location: Eakins Oval (Fairmount Park, between Kelly Dr & Art Museum Dr)
  • Shift: 5:30am to 1:00pm


The Medical Team is dedicated to providing rapid assessment and administering acute first aid services to event participants. The team is made up of volunteers from many medical institutions within the local community.

Medical Volunteer Signup


Additional Information:

Like the Race Crew on Facebook!

Click the red “Race Crew Volunteer Information” or “Medical Volunteer Information” button below to see dates and times for available shifts.

Have a group interested in volunteering? Contact us!

Download our Volunteer Positions Guide to learn more about the available volunteer positions at each shift.

Contact the Volunteer Department

Schedule of Events

September 19-20, 2014

Health & Fitness Expo

Pennsylvania Convention Center, Hall E
Friday, September 19: 12:00pm – 7:00pm
Saturday, September 20: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Expo Details

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia 5K

Start Time: 8:00am
Event Details

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon

Start Time: 8:00am
Event Details