Festival Volunteer Information

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Thanks to our volunteer sponsor!

Thanks to our 2015 volunteer sponsor!

We need volunteers to assist with the following Earth Day events:

EARTH DAY FESTIVAL SET-UP
Saturday, April 25, 2015 | 8am – 3:15pm
Morning or Afternoon shifts – lunch/dinner provided
The Muny, Forest Park

EARTH DAY EVE
Saturday, April 25, 2015  |  4pm – 7pm
The Muny, Forest Park

ST. LOUIS EARTH DAY FESTIVAL
Sunday, April 26, 2015  |  10am – 6pm
The Muny grounds of Forest Park

RECYCLING EXTRAVAGANZA
Sunday, April 26, 2015  |  10am – 4pm
St. Louis Community College – Forest Park Campus, off Oakland Avenue

Steve and Pat, Neighborhood Captains and Parade Marshals at the 2011 and 2012 Festivals.

Who volunteers?

Both individuals and groups volunteer to help with set-up or during the event. All individual volunteers must be 18 years of age or older. Those younger than 18 years of age may volunteer if accompanied by an adult or as part of a group which has an adequate number of adults.

Volunteer perks!

As a sign of our gratitude, we will provide a cool Earth Day t-shirt for each volunteer who registers by Tuesday, March 31, 2015.  Volunteers are also treated to a special volunteer meal, appropriate to his/her shift time.  In addition, volunteers are invited to register and attend Earth Day Eve for free ($10 for the general public). See Earth Day Eve page for registration link.

Thanks to those businesses who have donated food to fuel our volunteers in the past! Check  back to see who will be fueling our volunteers at the 2015 Festival.

Registration process:
  1. Click on the Volunteer Spot button to register!
  2. Decide if you want to volunteer Saturday or Sunday or both!
  3. If you are part of a volunteer group, consult with your group leader because members of a volunteer group do not need to register individually.
  4. Fill out the volunteer registration form on Volunteer Spot! NEW this year!
  5. Once you’re registered, you’ll receive all the details you need for a safe and fun experience.
  6. Attend a volunteer orientation session at the Muny on Wednesday, April 15, 2015.
  7. Check in at the volunteer tent, and help produce the 2nd largest Earth Day celebration in the country!
2015 VOLUNTEER registration:
  •    GROUP volunteer registration Click  HERE! (Any group of 6 or more persons should register as a group) 
  •    Individual volunteer registration Click  HERE!

Please register by April 10th.

Volunteer Orientations Dates:

GROUP volunteer leaders will need to attend a group leader meeting on Monday, March 23, 2015 – 6-6:30pm at Schlafly Bottleworks,7260 Southwest Ave, St Louis, MO 63143 for general instruction.

Volunteer Orientation (and t-shirt pick up) for all volunteers will be conducted on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 – 2 session times available: 4-5:15pm and 6-7:15pm at the Muny offices. Posters will also be available for pick up at both meeting times.

Randy, Barb and Sharon help out in the main Festival information booth at the 2011 Festival.