Dear Prospective 2017 Ford Arts, Beats & Eats Volunteers,
The 2017 Ford Arts, Beats & Eats, presented by Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort, will again present a memorable festival with something for everyone and numerous community benefits.
Located once again in beautiful downtown Royal Oak, we plan to create another year of spectacular food, music and art, showcasing the very best of Oakland County! Thank you for sharing your valuable time, energy, and enthusiasm by spending part of your Labor Day Weekend with us. It is the passion and dedication of volunteers like you that make this event a success year after year!
The 2017 Volunteer Sign-up form is available below at the link. If you have any difficulty submitting the form or have any questions please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 248.541.7550.
Please note that the positions available this year are: Artist Booth Sitters, Sponsorship Assistants, Information Booths, Arts & Scraps Assistants, Food Section Greeters, Casino Section Greeters, and Yoga Volunteers.
PLEASE NOTE: Volunteers must be at least 16 and older, with the expection of the Casino Greeter being at least 18.
Artist Booth Sitters: Volunteers will walk through the Artist area and will watch over artist booths when the exhibitors need a break. The position is quite mobile and you will be on your feet a portion of the time. If you enjoy interacting with people and are able to get around easily, then you will love doing this!
Sponsorship Assistants: Volunteers will be assisting at a Sponsorship Booth. Positions are available for both sitting and standing. This is a fun way to interact with the crowd and hand out prizes for games!
Information Booths: This position is a “Goodwill Ambassador” for the festival, answering inquiries, providing festival information, handing out festival guides, and directing guests at one of the Information Booths. You may also be asked to help stock materials for the distribution within the booths. We are looking for volunteers who can truly help our guests navigate the festival.
Arts & Scraps Assistant: With this position, you will be assisting Arts & Scraps with their arts activities within their tent. This position will be frequent moving around, so you will be up on your feet for a majority of the time. However, there will be select positions for sitting if absolutely needed. If you enjoy the arts and working with children, then you will love doing this!
Yoga Class: This volunteer position will include: helping with check-in, passing out water, helping direct participants to their spots.
Vegan Cafe and Cool Jack's Greeters: You will be greeting individuals as they come into the new food selections option, and making sure they understand the process.
Casino Entrance Greeters: You will be greeting individuals as they come into the casino area.
SIGN UP LINK:
See you soon!
Jon Witz, Event Producer