Marathon Volunteer

Kansas City Marathon


2016_volunteer_timingYou don’t have to be a runner to be a part of the festivities on race day. Volunteer for one of the many opportunities necessary to make the Kansas City Marathon a success.  Individuals who register to volunteer will receive an event T-shirt, automatic entry for prize giveaways, and free food and drinks at the Finish Line Festival.

Visit the volunteer page to see the positions available.


For more information, including our Grant Group Program, please email

Kids Marathon Volunteers

We need volunteers for our Kids Marathon, too!  Descriptions for positions during the Kids Marathon can be found on the Kids Marathon page.

Grant Group Opportunities

For nonprofit organizations, the Kansas City Marathon offers a fun volunteering opportunity.  Learn more about grant groups here.