Frequently Asked Questions


How do I register to participate?

First, click register on the home page of the event. If you have participated in any Kennedy Krieger event in the past, you are considered a Returning User.  If you do not remember your username and password, please click email me my login information. Then, simply enter your information and review.

Does everyone need to register to participate?

Yes!  Everyone, regardless of age, that is planning to walk run or participate in our virtual events must register. Adults should register all children online, as they will need to sign their participation and photo waiver during the registration process. Make sure to register all family members so that we can share your photos all event week long!

How can I register my whole family to participate?

When registering, on the 3rd Review step of your registration you will want to click Register Additional Participant. Once you click Complete Registration you cannot use that same email to register any other participants, so make sure to click Register Additional Participant until you have registered your whole family!

Should I register ahead of time?

Yes!  This year, for the first time ever, we will be offering fun incetives you can earn by fundraising.  The sooner you register, the sooner you can start fundraising and start earning fun fundraising incentives; raise $100, $250, $500, or $1,000 and earn incentives along the way!


Once I've registered, what do I do?

Start your fundraising journey!  Be on the look out for emails from us with tips and tricks on how to get to the next fundraising level.  Earn fun incentives as you fundraise your way to event day!  

Want to connect with your teammates?

Join our Facebook Group to connect with other event participants!


Where should I walk/run?

Not sure where to walk/run? We have some ideas!  Check out our list of potential parks to complete your ROAR!  All information is based off information available on, please check with the park to ensure accesibility before going.

Will I still receive swag like in past years?

Yes!  Each participant will receive a race wrap and swag bag for their participation.  Click here to see all of our amazing swag bag donors.

My friend can't make it to the drive-through, can I pick up their swag?

Yes, as we get closer to the event, we will be asking participants to sign up for time-slots for drive-through participation.  While signing up for your time slot, you will just be asked to note you are also picking up your friend's swag as well.  Please note: in order to recieve a swag bag and participate in the drive-through event, you must be registered for ROAR for Kids 2021.

How can I access the virtual offerings?

Keep an eye on your email!  Once you have registred for ROAR for Kids, you will also need to register using a Zoom link for all of our virtual offerings.  If you do not see the link in your email, head into your Participant Center, scroll down past the purple boxes, and there you will find the link to register!