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Day of Merrymaking Festival at Overton Park

Friday, June 2nd to Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
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PositionsMany Remaining
Close DateAny time before the event ends or when space runs out.
Description
Our family festival returns for its fifth year, and we’ll need help to pull it off! You can volunteer for a setup shift on Friday, June 2 (helping us haul supplies from the Conservancy office to the Greensward, set up tents, etc.). There are also shifts available for setup and vendor load-in on Saturday morning, event shifts, and tear-down shifts. Let us know your preference by filling out the form below. If you have any questions, please contact our Rose Baker at rbaker@overtonpark.org or 901-509-3789.
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Requirements
Please note that all volunteer is work is outdoors.
PerksBeing able to volunteer while enjoying all of the music, food, fun, and community at the festival.
Parking DetailsWe will implement one-way traffic plan for the day of the event. In the week leading up to the event we will send out a map with directions and parking locations.
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27 Positions Filled | 12 Impacts | 36 Hours

Multiple Addresses

Shifts (21)

ShiftStartEndDescriptionPositions
 
 
 
A Day of Merrymaking - Friday Set-upFri, Jun 02, 1:00PMFri, Jun 02, 6:00PMHelping us haul supplies from the Conservancy office to the Greensward, set up tents, etc.

OPC office (1914 Poplar Ave Suite 202) or the Greensward, 1914 Poplar Ave, Suite 202, Memphis, TN 38104
0/20Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Traffic Set-UpSat, Jun 03, 7:00AMSat, Jun 03, 9:00AMHelping us place event and parking signage throughout the park.

Greensward or the OPC office (1914 Poplar Ave Suite 202), 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
0/2Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Art Tent First ShiftSat, Jun 03, 9:00AMSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMAssisting with children's arts and crafts projects at the Art Tent during the event.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
2/2Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Bike Valet First ShiftSat, Jun 03, 9:00AMSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMParking bikes for festival attendees and monitoring Bike Valet area.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
2/2Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Bounce House Monitors First ShiftSat, Jun 03, 9:00AMSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMMonitoring bounce houses and other inflatable children's activities. Maintaining timely lines for activities and ensuring safe play.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
1/6Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Directing Traffic First ShiftSat, Jun 03, 9:00AMSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMHelping us guide traffic through the park and guiding visitors to the festival.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
10/10Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Entertainment/Stage First ShiftSat, Jun 03, 9:00AMSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMAssisting entertainers and helping with communication between entertainers and event organizers during the event.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
1/2Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Food Truck First ShiftSat, Jun 03, 9:00AMSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMMonitoring picnic areas.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
2/2Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Green and Clean First ShiftSat, Jun 03, 9:00AMSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMMonitoring recycling stations to ensure that recyclable materials are disposed of correctly. Assisting with maintaining overall cleanliness during the event.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
0/10Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Lawn Games Monitor First ShiftSat, Jun 03, 9:00AMSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMMonitoring the use of lawn games and other activities during the event.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
2/2Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Runner First ShiftSat, Jun 03, 10:00AMSat, Jun 03, 12:30PMBringing water to entertainers and other volunteers, relieving volunteers for breaks.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
0/3Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Art Tent Second ShiftSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMSat, Jun 03, 3:00PMAssisting with children's arts and crafts projects at the Art Tent during the event.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
2/2Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Bike Valet Second ShiftSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMSat, Jun 03, 3:00PMParking bikes for festival attendees and monitoring Bike Valet area.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
1/2Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Bounce House Monitors Second ShiftSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMSat, Jun 03, 3:00PMMonitoring the use of lawn games and other activities during the event.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
0/6Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Directing Traffic Second ShiftSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMSat, Jun 03, 3:00PMHelping us direct traffic throughout the park and guiding visitors to the festival.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
3/10Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Entertainment/Stage Second ShiftSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMSat, Jun 03, 3:00PMAssisting entertainers and helping with communication between entertainers and event organizers during the event.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
0/2Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Food Truck Second ShiftSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMSat, Jun 03, 3:00PMMonitoring picnic areas.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
0/2Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Green and Clean Second ShiftSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMSat, Jun 03, 3:30PMMonitoring recycling stations to ensure that recyclable materials are disposed of correctly. Assisting with maintaining overall cleanliness during the event.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
0/10Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Lawn Games Monitor Second ShiftSat, Jun 03, 12:00PMSat, Jun 03, 3:00PMMonitoring the use of lawn games and other activities during the event.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
1/2Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Runner Second ShiftSat, Jun 03, 12:30PMSat, Jun 03, 3:00PMBringing water to entertainers and other volunteers, relieving volunteers for breaks.

Station depends on day and time of your shift. The event itself takes place on the Greensward., 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
0/3Over
A Day of Merrymaking - Event Tear DownSat, Jun 03, 3:00PMSat, Jun 03, 5:00PMHelping us with vendor load out, event clean up, removing event signs, etc.

Greensward or the OPC office (1914 Poplar Ave Suite 202), 2080 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104, Memphis, TN 38104
0/5Over