Get Involved

Come support the official Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest 5K Fun Run!

Committee Volunteer

The 5K Fun Run Committee kicks-off Thanksgiving Day by organizing the Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest 5K Fun Run. The committee is responsible for the planning, logistics and execution of the 600-person fun run down the Parade route. Volunteers on the 5K Fun Run Committee work on all aspects of the event including working with the Parade Committee to plan the route, start line announcements, finish line festivities, prizes and more.

To apply to be a Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest volunteer fill out the application here

Single Day Volunteer

Single day volunteers are needed to assist with the set-up of the start & finish line areas and the race course. Volunteers are also needed to assist with prizing and food at the post race festivities. Additional single day volunteers are needed to assist with traffic control, parking and registration. 5K Fun Run volunteers under the age of 19 are permitted to volunteer at this event.

To apply to be a single day volunteer please fill out the application here

Please Note: This is different from our full-time volunteer application form.

Contact volunteers@oktoberfest.ca to join the organizing committee or to sign up for day-of volunteering.