New date, same great race: the 2023 Independence Blue Cross Broad Street Run takes place April 30
(Revised January 18, 2023)
Mark your calendars and start a training schedule, because the 2023 Independence Blue Cross Broad Street Run will take place on Sunday, April 30! The nation’s largest road race, traditionally held on the first Sunday of May, is moving back one week for this year only.
Here’s what you can expect from 2023 Independence Blue Cross Broad Street Run:
No race restrictions. No need for runners to show proof of vaccination or wear a mask at the start and finish lines this year!
A virtual run option will be available for the 2023 Independence Blue Cross Broad Street Run.
Lottery system. Will you be one of the 40,000 runners selected to participate in the race? Register to enter the lottery system for your chance to cross the finish line. The lottery system will open on February 1, 2023, at 12:01 a.m.
Family fun. Bring your children and loved ones to the race! Kids events and post-race activities will return, and families are welcome at the finish line.
Spectators are welcome. Feel the love of Philadelphia as you run past Broad Street’s iconic landmarks. Cheer squads will line the race route and provide the encouragement you need to make it through.
Different finish line. This year’s race will end at the K Lot near Lincoln Financial Field.
The 2023 Independence Blue Cross Broad Street Run is back and better than ever! Be a part of this beloved Philly tradition.