2021 Rock the Parkway Half Marathon

Rock the Parkway has become the premier half marathon in Kansas City and one of the largest and most popular half marathons in the Midwest. Hosted by Burns & McDonnell and benefiting Children’s Mercy since the beginning in 2010, the Rock the Parkway half marathon and 5K offer many features that continue to make it a fan favorite:

  • Amazing route along scenic Ward Parkway that has been voted “Best Race Course in Kansas City”
  • One of the largest, coolest half marathon finisher medals you’ll find
  • Free searchable and downloadable high-quality photos
  • Technical shirts for all participants
  • Personalized race bibs
  • A convenient bag drop located at the front drive of the Burns & McDonnell World Headquarters
  • A wave start for the half marathon

Volunteers are needed to help with aid stations, course monitoring and finish line management.


Aug 28 2021


Times vary with different shifts.
7:00 am - 10:30 am


Burns and McDonnell
9400 Ward Parkwyay Kansas City, MO


Terri Hatch
[email protected]

2021 Rock the Parkway Half Marathon Consultation

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