St. Paddy's Day 2020

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Special Events Management

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 12 people are interested

Thank you so much for deciding to share your time on this St.Paddy’s Day 2020.

With your awesome help we can make positive change.

As a Volunteer you will be resourceful in the following areas:

Course Marshals -

You will be spaced along the course to direct Participants towards the Finish line. Making sure to alert of Turns, Turn Arounds, Split paths, assist with traffic supervision, etc.

Don't forget to Cheer them the on as they pass!

Course Water Stations -

You will be spaced along the course at tables to issue water to the passing runners/walkers.

You will outstretch your hand while holding a Cup/Bottle of water so that the Participants while running/walking can grasp it from your hand while passing .

Gear Check -

Gear check volunteers will place participant's belongings into bags and will place their bib tag number on their bags them to claim after they finish

Help in the Securement of the Participants belongings while they run/walk .

Greeters -

Volunteers will serve as guides to direct participants to the registration area.

Food Stations -

Hep with the Distribution of After Run Snacks.

Clean Up -

You will be provided Garbage bags and gloves to help in the cleanup of empty water cups/bottles.

Start/Finish line Water SetUp -

You will be at tables ready to pass water cup/bottle to the Participants as they pass the finish line to rehydrate themselves .

SetUp Opps Crew as Needed -

Help in the Set up and Distribution of the Water stations.

Any other SetUp Crew tasks needed.

Participants Check in / Registration -

You will help with: Check in of Participants, pass out registration forms/packets, T Shirts, etc.

All volunteers must provide a copy of a valid ID with their Volunteer Registration Form

Volunteers must wear their volunteer shirts for the duration of the event.

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About Special Events Management


2221 W 43rd street, Chicago, IL 60609, US

Mission Statement

Special Events


Founded in 1988 and celebrating its 25th year in 2013, Chicago Special Events Management (SEM) has grown to become the largest producer of events in the Midwest. These range in size from fundraising runs & walks that draw 500-10,000 participants, to weekend-long art and street festivals that attract between 15,000-150,000 attendees. SEM has a full-time staff of 32 employees and produces 100-plus events of every shape and size each year. All of the events produced by SEM support a non-for-profit beneficiary in the community.


Sat Mar 14, 2020
07:00 AM - 02:00 PM  


Lincoln Park Zoo2430 N. Cannon DriveChicago, IL 60614




  • Teens
  • Group


  • Must be at least 16
  • 5-7 hours

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