Volunteer for the Boston Marathon
Thank you for your interest in the 2017 Boston Marathon volunteer program. The 121st running of the Boston Marathon will be held on Monday, April 17, 2017. Please keep in mind that Easter Sunday is on April 16, 2017. While the majority of volunteer assignments will be filled by returning volunteers and volunteer groups, we truly appreciate the outreach from new applicants and new groups. From the entire Boston Marathon family, thank you to all returning and new volunteer applicants for your unwavering interest and support!
Volunteer registration for the 2017 Boston Marathon and B.A.A. 5K is now open and will remain open until Wednesday, February 8 at 5:00 p.m. ET.
We encourage new volunteer applicants to review available assignment areas before applying:
We will send assignment notifications on or around Tuesday, March 7. Please let us know if you do not hear anything by Tuesday, March 14.
We are unable to accommodate new volunteer groups for the 2017 Boston Marathon. If you are a running club, we would be happy to hear from you and make contact for future events.