Urbana Business Association

2019 Urbana Sweetcorn Festival Volunteers

As a volunteer for the Urbana Sweetcorn Festival, you receive a free t-shirt, free food and drink while volunteering, and a free ear of corn! Be a part of the largest free festival in Champaign County! Please review each slot and choose the best date, time, and shift for you - we appreciate your help!

*If you are in need any accommodation, or are signing up with a group/organization, please leave those details in the comment section of the sign-up form.

Please note: Email communication will be very important for volunteer information!

Location: Main Street Parking Garage

Created by:   Kennedy Dotzert
 
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Available Slot Date (mm/dd/yyyy) Time (CDT)

Vendor Check-in

Vendor Check-in volunteers provide the essential duty of greeting vendors at their arrival, checking them in and verifying all of the necessary documents are accounted for.

08/23/2019 (Fri)
7:00am - 11:15am (3)  
2 of 3 slots filled
Carol Cope
Alicia M. Merrell-Bieber
Have to pee often but really gamed up to help
11:00am - 3:15pm (3)  
All slots filled
Carol Cope
Erin Goss
Solange Moreno

Volunteer Check In

Check-in volunteers for their shift and direct them of where to go!

08/23/2019 (Fri)
7:00am - 11:15am (2)  
1 of 2 slots filled
Terri Oujout
11:00am - 3:15pm (2)  
All slots filled
Tami Most
I need a position that I can sit if I need to. I am excited to help!
Marleen Hendrickx
2:00pm - 5:15pm (2)  
All slots filled
Sandy J
Erin Goss
5:00pm - 9:00pm (2)  
All slots filled
Carol Cope
Erin Goss
8:45pm - 12:00am (2)  
All slots filled
Carol Cope
Solange Moreno
08/24/2019 (Sat)
8:00am - 11:00am (2)  
All slots filled
Emily Bengtson
Miriam Olmedo Sand
I am deaf I love it help out with anything you need it
10:45am - 2:00pm (2)  
All slots filled
Nae Martin
MZ. Sherrise Walker WALKER
Sherrise Walker
1:45pm - 5:00pm (2)  
1 of 2 slots filled
Carol Cope
4:45pm - 8:30pm (2)  
All slots filled
Carol Cope
MZ. Sherrise Walker WALKER
Sherrise Walker

Ice, Water, and Food Distribution

On hot August days, hydration, ice, and food for our volunteers and vendors is essential. Volunteers will roam the festival looking for vendors in need of ice, volunteer stations in need of food or water refills and deliver it!

08/23/2019 (Fri)
2:00pm - 5:15pm (5)  
1 of 5 slots filled
Solange Moreno
5:00pm - 9:00pm (5)  
8:45pm - 12:00am (5)  
2 of 5 slots filled
Debra Nichole Samson
Debra Wurl
08/24/2019 (Sat)
8:00am - 11:00am (5)  
2 of 5 slots filled
Quinn Hazelbaker
Ron Sterling
10:45am - 2:00pm (5)  
1 of 5 slots filled
Ron Sterling
1:45pm - 5:00pm (5)  
2 of 5 slots filled
Ron Sterling
John Marden
4:45pm - 8:30pm (5)  
1 of 5 slots filled
Ron Sterling
8:15pm - 12:00am (5)  
1 of 5 slots filled
Ron Sterling

Corny & Handler

Perhaps the most fun volunteer opportunity of all, Corny the Mascot and his escort traverse the festival for photo ops, kids activities, cheering on the Corn Classic eating contest and the festival!!

08/23/2019 (Fri)
5:00pm - 7:00pm (2)  
All slots filled
Solange Moreno
Rafael Canas
7:00pm - 9:00pm (2)  
All slots filled
Jena Deschler
Rachel Snyder
Handler- with Jena Deschler
08/24/2019 (Sat)
11:00am - 1:00pm (2)  
All slots filled
Wen-Chi Chen
Solange Moreno
1:00pm - 3:00pm (2)  
All slots filled
Erin Goss
Solange Moreno
3:00pm - 5:00pm (2)  
All slots filled
Christine Green (2)
My sister and I
5:00pm - 7:00pm (2)  
7:00pm - 9:00pm (2)  
All slots filled
Eva Cook
Kenny Smallhorn
9:00pm - 11:00pm (2)  

Clean Up Crew

Assist with pickup at the end of festival

08/23/2019 (Fri)
11:00pm - 2:00am (6)  

Clean Up

Help us keep downtown clean for everyone at the festival!

08/23/2019 (Fri)
6:00pm - 9:00pm (6)  
8:45pm - 12:00am (6)  
08/24/2019 (Sat)
12:00pm - 3:00pm (6)  
2:45pm - 6:00pm (6)  
5:45pm - 9:00pm (6)  
8:45pm - 12:00am (6)  

Vendor Placement

Vendor Placement volunteers provide the essential duty of helping vendors to their booth location and getting them oriented.

08/23/2019 (Fri)
7:00am - 11:15am (3)  
11:00am - 3:15pm (3)  

Corn Classic *time may shift slightly

Assist with checking in contestants, replenishing corn, monitoring contest and more

08/24/2019 (Sat)
11:45am - 3:30pm (13)  
1 of 13 slots filled
Emily Bengtson

Corn Servers

Serve our delicious, hot, buttery, local popcorn to the community!

08/23/2019 (Fri)
4:45pm - 8:30pm (13)  
7 of 13 slots filled
Children Home & Aid (7)
Volunteer Group
8:15pm - 11:30pm (13)  
08/24/2019 (Sat)
10:45am - 2:00pm (13)  
7 of 13 slots filled
Children Home & Aid (7)
Volunteer Group
1:45pm - 5:00pm (13)  
4:45pm - 8:00pm (13)  
All slots filled
Zach Becker (13)
Signing up 13 members of FarmHouse Fraternity
7:45pm - 11:30pm (13)  

Corn Cookers

Cook corn to be served in a timely manner!

08/23/2019 (Fri)
3:00pm - 6:45am (13)  
6:30pm - 10:15pm (13)  
2 of 13 slots filled
Colin Worden
Claire Cunningham
08/24/2019 (Sat)
9:00am - 12:00pm (13)  
2 of 13 slots filled
Carol Cope
Cynthia Fears
11:45am - 3:00pm (13)  
11 of 13 slots filled
FB LA (11)
Volunteer Group
2:45pm - 6:00pm (13)  
5:45pm - 10:00pm (13)  

Beer Tent

Help Riggs Brewery keep everyone at the festival refreshed! Must be 21+

08/23/2019 (Fri)
8:45pm - 12:00am   
08/24/2019 (Sat)
10:45am - 2:00pm   
1:45pm - 5:00pm   
8:15pm - 12:00am (2)  


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