MOC Benefit 5k Run

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MOC 5k 2017

Help bring music to those who need it most!


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.

Walkers are welcomed!


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Registrants get free T-shirt (when signed up in advance) and entry into the Post-Race ‘80s Dance Party with DJ Robert Drake at World Cafe Live! $5 entry to Dance Party if not registered for XPN 5k (payable at the door).

Not up for racing but want to join the fun?
Stop by to cheer on the runners and then join us for the post-race "Rock of the 80s" Dance Party with DJ Robert Drake. Wristbands are available for a donation of $5 or more.



Packet Pick-Up / On-Site Registration
Friday, September 29th - 1:00 - 7:00PM
World Cafe Live
3025 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19125

Sunday, October 1st - 6:30 - 7:30 AM
Highline Field
(Across from World Cafe Live downstairs entrance)
200 S 31st Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

5K START TIME: 8:30am



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Event Details
  • TIME: 8:00am-11:00am - 5K run starts at 8:30am / Dance Party will begin immediately after at World Cafe Live.
  • STUDENTS: Participants under age 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Students 18 and over must show valid student ID at packet pick up.
  • START/FINISH LOCATION: Penn Park entrance at 3100 Lower Walnut Street in Philadelphia, PA (just across from World Cafe Live).
  • ROUTE: The 5K Run will follow a scenic course through Penn Park.
  • GETTING THERE: We strongly recommend taking public transportation. The race is conveniently located two blocks from the 30th Street Station. Limited metered parking will be available on Walnut Street and in the Penn Park lot.
  • PACKET PICKUP: Pick up your bib and t-shirt at World Cafe Live on Friday, September 30 between 1pm and 7pm. Unclaimed bibs and t-shirts will be available for pick-up on Race Day, from 6:30-7:30am.
  • NOTE: Baby strollers and dogs are not permitted on the 5K course.
  • NO REFUNDS: All sales final, no refunds. In the event that the race is cancelled, no refunds will be given and all fees paid will be considered as tax-deductible donation to WXPN Musicians On Call.

  • MOC Benefit 5k Run
    3100 Lower Walnut Street
    Sunday, October 1, 2017 rain or shine
    8:00am-11am (run starts 8:30)

    $50 Advance Registration Fee
    $60 Onsite Registration at Packet Pickup/Race Day
    $25 Students All Times

    (Limited number of student registrations available. Must present valid ID if 18 or older.)

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    All sales final, no refunds. In the event that the race is cancelled, no refunds will be given and all fees paid will be considered as tax-deductible donation to WXPN Musicians On Call.

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    Made possible with support from:

    MOC 5k 2017 Sponsors
    Additional thanks to Wegmans King of Prussia