Volunteer Opportunities

Kids' Area

Inflatables Supervision

  • No special skills required
  • Supervise children entering and exiting inflatables
  • Must be at least 14 years old. Will need some 18+ year olds

Need 16 people per shift (4 shifts)

  • Friday, September 9th: 4:00-6:00 pm and 6:00-8:00 pm
  • Saturday, September 10th: 3:00-5:30 pm and 5:30-8:00 pm

On-Site Volunteer Coordinator

  • Check-in Kids Area volunteers and assign them to an inflatable
    • Will work with Fun Services to make sure inflatables are manned appropriately
  • Keep an eye on other games for kids

Need 2 people per shift (4 shifts)

  • Friday, September 9th: 2:30-5:30 pm and 5:30-8:00 pm
  • Saturday, September 10th: 2:30-5:00 pm and 5:00-8:00 pm

Food Collection Trailer

  • Move food to back of trailer as it is being dropped off
  • Walk through crowds and offer to take bags of food or direct people to trailer
  • May also be responsible for collecting monetary donations

Need 2 people per shift (2 shifts)

  • Friday, September 9th: 4:30-8:00 pm
  • Saturday, September 10th: 4:00-8:00 pm

Special Shapes Balloon Crews

  • Assist in inflation, deflation, and tearing down of large, special shape balloons
  • Must be in good health-minimum 16 years old
  • No special skills needed (you will be taught/told what to do) but it is imperative that crew is able to life and carry parts of balloon
  • Be able to act quickly and follow direction, as necessary

Need 6 people per flight (6 flights)

  • Friday, September 9th: 6:00 am, 10:00 am, and 6:00 pm
  • Saturday, September 10th: 6:00 am and 6:00 pm
  • Sunday, September 11th: 6:00 am
Please contact Jill Strouse to volunteer your group or for questions at jillstrouse@gmail.com
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