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ESCONDIDO STREET FESTIVAL (Annual Spring Faire)

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ORGANIZATION: Escondido Downtown Business Association

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
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Escondido Street Festival
Grand Avenue, Historic Downtown Escondido
Sunday, May 19, 2024
Event Time: 10am-6pm

FREE COMMUNITY EVENT!

Facebook Event: https://fb.me/e/3ysWbQdod

Website: https://www.downtownescondido.com/grand-avenue-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
3.) if you are over/under age 21.

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

Under management by the Escondido Downtown Business Association, in addition to the traditional street fair format, this year’s festival will include Professional Live Music, Beer & Wine Garden, Art in the Garden and more. Shop from nearly 400 vendors including unique hand-crafted gifts and imports, and international cuisine.

VOLUNTEER POSITIONS DESCRIBED BELOW:

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1.) TITLE: BEER/WINE GARDEN POUR

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 4

TIME: 9am - 6pm (Half Day Shift available)

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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2.) TITLE: BEER/WINE GARDEN SECURITY/ID CHECKER

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 4

TIME: 9:30am - 6pm

AGE: 21+

DESCRIPTION: Security at entrance/exit of Beer & Wine Garden to check ID/wristbands and ensure no alcohol leaves the fenced beer/wine garden area.

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3.) TITLE: EVENT SET UP

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 6-15

TIME: 7am - 10am

AGE: 16+

DESCRIPTION:
7AM-10AM - SET UP - POP UP TENTS, TABLES, CHAIRS, STAGE, BANNERS, ETC.



4.) TITLE: TAKE DOWN

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 6-10

TIME: 5:00pm-7:00pm

AGE: 16+

DESCRIPTION:
5PM-7PM - TAKE DOWN - POP UP TENTS, TABLES, CHAIRS, STAGE, BANNERS, ETC.



5.) SIGN HOLDER / FLOATER

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: 2-4

TIME: 9am - 5pm

AGE: 16+

DESCRIPTION:
EVENT SIGN HOLDER to engage event day attendees. Be available for other tasks as needed.

4 Shifts

  • Sun May 19, 2024 - morning / 07:00 AM to 10:30 AM
    SET UP - Pop up tents, banners, booths, tables, signage, decoration, etc. Standing, walking, lifting required.
  • Sun May 19, 2024 - 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM
    (SHIFTS AVAILABLE) Beer Wine Garden ID Checker- Check ID's as customers enter Beer/Wine Garden. MUST BE AGE 21+ standing and sitting required
  • Sun May 19, 2024 - 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM
    (SHIFTS AVAILABLE) Wine Pourer- Collect prepaid ticket and pour wine. MUST BE AGE 21+ Must attend training at 9:30am
  • Sun May 19, 2024 - evening / 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM
    TAKE DOWN - Pop up tents, banners, booths, tables, signage, decoration, etc. Standing, walking, lifting required.
  • 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 events will be used to promote Historic Downtown Escondido as a shopping, dining and entertainment destination. 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, aesthetics, lighting, parking, safety, etc. A few of our events include the Escondido Street Festival (Spring), Grand Avenue Festival (Fall), Escondido Tamale Festival, For The Love of Chocolate, Escondido Chocolate Festival and The Wedge, Escondido Cheese Festival.

Community 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 19, 2024
07:00 AM - 07:00 PM
This opportunity has 4 shifts

WHERE

West Grand AvenueEscondido, CA 92025

(33.09029,-117.04999)
 

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
  • Half Day Shifts available. 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. Thank you for your time and consideration of this community event! This event NEEDS volunteer like you!

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