The Committee thanks you for your interest in helping with the Parade. Please indicate the type of work that you are interested in doing. The Committee will accommodate your preferences where possible & in accordance with the needs of the Parade
Parade Day Volunteer Tasks
Or Call 415 493 4751 for Information or email firstname.lastname@example.org
NOTE: All times listed are approximate
Community service hours given to student volunteers.
Place “lawn signs” advertising the Parade in medians. 2 weeks before Parade
“No Parking” signs
Place along Parade Route. 48 hours prior to Parade
Trash Can & Barricade Placement
Place trash cans & barricades along Parade route. 24 hours prior to Parade.
Decorate the four announcer’s stages (flatbeds). 7:30-9:30 AM.
Volunteer sign-up & radio management
Check-in volunteers, assign radios to listed volunteers, log radios distributed, direct volunteers to their posts. At Dr. Insomniac’s patio. 8:00 – 10 AM
Assist entrants to position themselves in numerical order in the staging area. 8:00 AM – Noon.
VIP & Special Entrant Assistance
Assist VIPs, veterans etc. at their staging area. 8:00 AM -Noon.
Close & re-open streets. 8:00 AM -1 PM
Stand at street corner barricades to supervise if barricades need opening for emergencies, occasionally help to move parade along or slow it down. 9:00 AM -1:00 PM.
At announcers’ stages. Keep parade moving along in a timely manner. Notify announcers of any changes/ new announcements. Breakdown the stages for pick-up by the crew at parade’s end. 9:30 AM – 1 PM.
Clean-up parade route at the end of the parade. Noon – 2:00 PM