Join us for the 2nd Annual WXPN Musicians On Call 5K Run!
Bring the family to this scenic USATF certified 5K run to support WXPN Musicians On Call. Enjoy the course through beautiful Penn Park at the University of Pennsylvania. The course begins and ends at the park entrance across from the lower level of WXPN/World Cafe Live at 31st Street below the Walnut Street Bridge.
Thanks to everyone who participated in support of WXPN Musicians On Call!
8:00am-11am (run starts 8:30)
In-person registration: $50 / $25 Students
Participants will receive an official XPN 5K Run T-Shirt and entry to the POST-RUN '80s DANCE PARTY at World Cafe Live hosted by DJ Robert Drake until 11AM
(Bring your guests to the dance party! Guest passes available for just $5 at the door!)
The course begins and ends at the park entrance across from the lower level of WXPN/World Cafe Live at 31st Street below the Walnut Street Bridge. A copy of the race map can be found HERE (PDF).
Bibs and shirts should be picked up between 1-7pm on Friday, October 2 at the upstairs lobby at WXPN/World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut Street.
Race Bibs can also be picked up on race day between 6:30am and 8am at Penn Park entrance on Lower 31st Street. (May be moved indoors to World Cafe Live due to inclement weather.)
If you are picking up for another registered person, please have a copy of their ID and their confirmation email.
Race start time is 8:30am. Please plan to arrive by 8am. Please note that Lower 31st Street will close at 7:30 am or once the parking lot next to Lower 31st Street is full.
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 free Sunday parking available on Walnut Street. The Penn Park lot (adjacent to the course) is available starting at 6am (rate is $3 per hour or $12 per day, credit card only).
80s Dance Party will take place from 9-11am at World Cafe Live. ($5 Tickets available at the Door for Guests!)
Awards will be given during the post-race party!
Thank you for supporting the healing power of music with your 5k registration! Net proceeds from the XPN 5K RUN benefit WXPN Musicians On Call which has delivered the healing power of music to more than 70,000 patients and their families in the Delaware Valley since 2004. We will be accepting $10 donations at the door in support of WXPN Musicians On Call (MOC). Learn more about the program here.
MORE ABOUT THE MOC 5k RUN
All pre-registered participants receive an official XPN 5K Run t-shirt and entry into the Post-Run Dance Party at World Cafe Live.
All proceeds benefit WXPN Musicians On Call.
The Bryn Mawr Running Company has created some training guides to help you get ready for the event. Download the PDF's here:
Net proceeds from the XPN 5K RUN benefit WXPN Musicians On Call which has delivered the healing power of music to more than 70,000 patients and their families in the Delaware Valley since 2004. Registration includes an option to add a $10 donation in support of WXPN Musicians On Call (MOC). Learn more about the program here.