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Escondido Street Festival - aka Grand Avenue Festival (Spring)

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ORGANIZATION: Escondido Downtown Business Association

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 14 people are interested
Escondido Grand Avenue Festival
Escondido Grand Avenue Festival is the 2nd largest street fair in the state of California with vendors, live entertainment and fun for the whole family!

Escondido Street Festival
Sunday, May 22, 2022
10am-6pm
FREE COMMUNITY EVENT!

Facebook: www.facebook.com/EscondidoStreetFestival

Website: www.downtownescondido.com/escondido-street-festival

Thank you in advance for volunteering for this exciting community event! When replying to this volunteer opportunity, please indicate 1.) which position you are interested in, 2.) start/end times you are available to work and if you are over/under age 21. Thank you!

This nearly 30 year old annual spring street festival is located on Historic Grand Avenue between Escondido Blvd and Juniper in beautiful Downtown Escondido.

Under new management by the Escondido Downtown Business Association, in addition to the traditional street fair format, this year’s festival will include Professional Live Music on multiple stages, 2 Beer & Wine Gardens and Art in the Garden and more. Shop from hundreds of vendors including unique hand-crafted gifts and imports, and international cuisine.


THERE ARE MANY DIFFERENT VOLUNTEER POSITIONS DESCRIBED BELOW:


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TITLE: EVENT DAY VENDOR CHECK-IN

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 10

DATE: 5/22/22

TIME: 6:45am - 10:30am

AGE: 18+

DESCRIPTION: Assist with checking in Vendors and directing to their designated booth space location in an organized fashion.

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TITLE: ALLEY/STREET SECURITY - STANDING

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 10

DATE: 5/22/22

TIME: 8am - 12pm AND 12pm - 6pm

AGE: 18+

DESCRIPTION: Guard blocked street entrances from entry of non-event cars, guide traffic through the alley ways and protect pedestrians.

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TITLE: EVENT SECURITY - WALKING

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 4

DATE: 5/22/22

TIME: 10am - 6pm

AGE: 18+

DESCRIPTION: Patrol street fair for safety related issues

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TITLE: BEER/WINE GARDEN POUR

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 4

DATE: 5/22/22

TIME: 9am - 6pm

AGE: 21+

DESCRIPTION: Pour in the Beer & Wine Garden - NOTE: MUST ATTEND 20 MIN ABC SERVER CLASS AT 9AM TO QUALIFY

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TITLE: BEER/WINE GARDEN SECURITY/ID CHECKER

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 2

DATE: 5/22/22

TIME: 9:00am - 6:30pm

AGE: 21+

DESCRIPTION: Security at entrance/exit of Beer & Wine Garden to check ID/wristbands and ensure no alcohol leaves the premises - NOTE: MUST ATTEND 20 MIN ABC SERVER CLASS AT 9AM TO QUALIFY

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TITLE: GENERAL FLOATER

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 4

DATE: 5/22/22

TIME: 8am - 1pm AND 1pm-7pm (shorter shifts avail.)

AGE: 16+

DESCRIPTION:
8AM-1PM - SET UP - POP UP TENTS, TABLES, CHAIRS, STAGE, BANNERS, ETC. + EVENT SIGN HOLDER
1PM-8PM - TAKE DOWN - POP UP TENTS, TABLES, CHAIRS, STAGE, BANNERS, ETC. + EVENT SIGN HOLDER

8 Shifts

  • Sun May 22, 2022 - 06:30 AM to 10:30 AM
    EVENT DAY VENDOR CHECK-IN 6:45-10:30am
  • Sun May 22, 2022 - 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    STREET/ALLEY SECURITY - STANDING
  • Sun May 22, 2022 - 08:00 AM to 01:00 PM
    GENERAL FLOATER, TENT, TABLE, CHAIRS, BANNERS, STAGE SET UP
  • Sun May 22, 2022 - 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM
    BEER/WINE GARDEN POURER
  • Sun May 22, 2022 - 09:00 AM to 06:30 PM
    BEER/WINE GARDEN SECURITY & ID CHECKER
  • Sun May 22, 2022 - 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM
    EVENT SECURITY - WALKING
  • Sun May 22, 2022 - 12:00 PM to 06:00 PM
    STREET/ALLEY SECURITY - STANDING
  • Sun May 22, 2022 - 01:00 PM to 07:00 PM
    GENERAL FLOATER, TENT, TABLE, CHAIRS, BANNERS, STAGE EVENT TAKE DOWN
  • NONE OF THESE DAYS WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Escondido Downtown Business Association

Location:

243 S Escondido Blvd #701, Escondido, CA 92025, US

Mission Statement

The Escondido Downtown Business Association, a 501(c)6, for the marketing, support, and preservation of the 127 year Old Historic Downtown Business District. Portions of the proceeds from the Escondido Tamale Festival will be used to promote Historic Downtown Escondido as a shopping, dining and entertainment destination. You can learn more about the Escondido DBA at: http://www.downtownescondido.com/

Description

The Escondido Downtown Business Association is comprised of volunteers and Downtown Escondido Business owners. Meetings are held with local merchants to discuss and resolve various improvements and issues in the downtown area. Events are held in order to promote the downtown businesses as well as generate funds to improve the downtown area in matters of beautification, astetics, lighting, parking, safety, etc. A few events are the Escondido Tamale Festival, For The Love of Chocolate, Escondido Chocolate Festival, The Wedge, Escondido Cheese Festival, and the Spring and Fall Escondido Street Fair, aka The Escondido Grand Avenue Festival which is put on in conjunction with Kennedy and Associates.

Volunteers are needed from time to time to help with these events. Please contact us to see where you can best be utilized. We're thankful to our volunteers and excited to work with you!

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Community
Arts & Culture, Community

WHEN

Sun May 22, 2022
06:45 AM - 08:00 PM
This opportunity has 8 shifts

WHERE

198 Maple Street PlazaEscondido, CA 92025

(33.12191,-117.0835)
 

SKILLS

  • Food & Beverage Services
  • Ushering
  • Event Management
  • Bartending
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Stage Management

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Can be somewhat flexible with some of these positions.
  • Must be able to stand/walk for duration of event. High School volunteer hours welcome. Some positions require age 21+ and ABC server training.

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