Volunteer information

Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K! Volunteers serve in many ways both on race day and in the days leading up to the event. Be a part of Chicago’s annual kick off for the local running season and support thousands of runners by volunteering at the Shamrock Shuffle!


Group leader application

Volunteer groups are needed to distribute t-shirts, check gear and organize start corrals, among many other vital roles, and that process starts with you! Group leaders are responsible for recruiting volunteers, sharing assignment information, relaying registration instructions and keeping their group on task and organized on the day of the event. Learn more about becoming a volunteer group leader!


Key volunteer application

As we get ready to welcome thousands of runners race weekend, help is needed to coordinate operational efforts and manage the dozens of volunteer groups that will donate their time and enthusiasm race weekend. Key volunteers hold leadership and management roles in Grant Park, on course and at packet pick-up. Discover what it takes to become a key volunteer!


Individual volunteer opportunities

Individual volunteer opportunities will be available at the end of January.  Enter your contact information below to receive the latest updates from the volunteer program!

Volunteer interest


Mark your calendar

Friday, March 23 and Saturday, March 24
McCormick Place, West Building, Skyline Ballroom
Packet pick-up

Sunday, March 25
Grant Park, Chicago
Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K run and 2 mile walk

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