WXPN 5k Run for Musicians On Call

Sunday, October 17 (Virtual Run/Walk 10/10-10/17)
In-Person Event Details

What you need to know!

  • Pick up bibs and race shirts between 1 pm -7 pm on Friday, October 15 at the upstairs lobby at WXPN/World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut Street. (Note: Masks must be worn while indoors.)
  • Race Bibs can also be picked up on race day between 7:00 am and 8:00 am at Penn Park entrance on Lower 31st Street.
  • Registrants age 12 or older must show proof of full vaccination (2nd dose of Moderna/Pfizer or 1st dose of J&J no later than 10/3/21) and Photo ID.
  • If you are picking up a packet for another registered person, please have a copy of their ID, their vaccination card, and their event confirmation email.
  • If you registered at the student rate and are age 18 or older, please bring your student ID when picking up your bib.


  • PRE-RACE Yoga Warm-up at 8:00 am
  • RACE START is at 8:30 am
  • COFFEE will be available for purchase from World Cafe Live starting at 7:00 am.
  • COMPLIMENTARY snacks will be available post-race for registered participants.
  • Course details: Runners will line up in the front, walkers in the back. Please keep to the right side of the course at all times as this is an out-and-back course.
  • Strollers not permitted except on Funky Miler walking course only. NO DOGS.
  • Location: Penn Park (3100 Lower Walnut Street)
  • Public transportation is recommended. (It is an easy two-block walk from 30th & Market Streets.) There is limited parking available on Walnut Street. The Penn Park lot (adjacent to the course) is available starting at 6am. Note that lower 31st Street will be closed.
  • Rock of the 80s Dance Party with DJ Robert Drake for participants will take place from after the race (approximately 9 am) at World Cafe Live! $5 Tickets available at the door for guests (with proof of vaccination if 12 or older)!
  • Registrants and guests must wear masks whenever indoors during the post-race event and when using the restrooms.
  • Grab some WXPN Musicians On Call swag  - hats, bags, and shirts available for a donation
  • Awards will be given during the post-race party!


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