The Kansas City Marathon, presented by Garmin, is taking place on Oct. 21, and volunteers are need to help with the race.

Some of the many opportunities to volunteer are: Course monitors, gear check, packet pickup and registration, Green Team, mylar blanket setup and distribution, finish line food and water, finish line festival food and finish line clean up.

All volunteers are automatically entered for a chance to win prizes such as: A Garmin vivosmart3, Southwest airline redeemable vouchers and much more. Volunteers must be 18 years or older.

For more information on volunteering, email