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GMSD Festival, 5K & 1 Mile Color Run

Sunday, April 29th, 2018
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Positions0 Remaining
Registration OpensTill registration closes
Registration ClosesAny time before each shift ends or when space runs out.
Age LimitFamily Friendly

This race for education will be a fully timed & competitive 5K run/walker friendly event. We average four thousand participants every year! We ARE taking the traditional race and stepping it up by adding a separate family fun 1 Mile "Color Run". That's right, two races for the price of one! Don't forget the Festival that will begin at 12:00pm.  Recap: Festival- 12:00pm, 5K- 2:00pm and 1 mile Color Run- 3:15pm

We give a brand new car away to our Teacher of the Year!

Great Things to Expect:

  • Moon Bounces
  • Food Trucks
  • Live Music
  • Vendor Giveaways
  • Free Children Activities
  • Sunday of fun for the entire family
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The only requirement is to be ready to have a great time!
PerksFree live entertainment, Free vendor give away, Free moon bounce, Free rock climbing walls! Free swag in race packets. Food Trucks available,
Parking DetailsFree Parking is at Stern's Cardiovascular on Wolf River Blvd.
CausesChildren & Youth Community Early Childhood Education Education Health
27 Positions Filled | 6 Impacts | 24 Hours

Location: Wolf River Blvd., We are shutting down Wolf River Blvd. from Kimbrough to Farmington Rd., Germantown, TN 38138

Shifts (11)

Water & Fruit Distribution Volunteer 2:00AM 3:00PMThese volunteers will hand out fruit and water to the runners after they cross the finish line.1/5Over
Festival Tent Set up Volunteer 8:30AM10:00AMThese Volunteers will help set up 3 large tents on site. One on top of the main stage. One for the fruit and water distribution and one for the Germantown Education Foundation.0/5Over
Vendor Set up Volunteer 8:30AM11:00AMThese volunteers will help manage and set up 40 vendors who will need to load in and drop off their tents, tables and merchandise0/4Over
Vendor Tear-down Volunteer 8:30AM 2:00PMThese volunteers are needed to help coordinate the tear down of all 40 vendors at the end of the event. Manage times and helping ensure the vendors are off of the property by 5:00pm2/2Over
VIP/Vendor Parking Attendant Volunteer 8:30AM11:00AMThese volunteers will check ID for VIP and Vendor Parking at the entrance to the parking lot of Charles Retina. Volunteer coordinator will direct volunteers to location.2/2Over
VIP/Vendor Parking Attendant Volunteer11:00AM 2:00PMThese volunteers will check ID for VIP and Vendor Parking at the entrance to the parking lot of Charles Retina. Volunteer coordinator will direct volunteer to location.2/2Over
Moon Bounce Volunteer12:00PM 1:00PMThese volunteers will assist children in one of the 4 moon bounces. Volunteer will have parents sign waiver and then manage how many children in each moon bounce and time spent.0/5Over
Packet pick and Registration Volunteer12:00PM 2:00PMThese volunteers are needed in the Start2Finish tent giving packets to runners who have per-registered or helping new runners register.2/8Over
Giving medals to all runners Volunteer 2:00PM 3:00PMThese volunteers will hand out medals to every runner who completes the 5K. Volunteers will hand these out at the finish line.4/5Over
Color Throw Volunteers 3:00PM 4:00PMThese volunteers will throw a specific color (powdered, colored cornstarch) during the 1 mile color run on registered runners. We will provide masks, gloves, colors and cups to throw color.9/10Over
Color Clean up volunteer 4:00PM 4:30PMThese volunteers will help use leaf blowers to blow off the 5 color stations after the color has been thrown and at the end of the race.5/5Over