24 Apr

Volunteer Opportunity: A Night in the Country

When:
July 24, 2014 @ 11:00 am – July 27, 2014 @ 3:00 am
Where:
Lyon County Fairgrounds
100 U.S. 95 Alternate
Yerington, NV 89447
USA
Cost:
Volunteer one 8 hour session for free camping & concerts all weekend!
Contact:
Lindy Johnson
(775) 450-9373
Volunteer Opportunity: A Night in the Country @ Lyon County Fairgrounds  | Yerington | Nevada | United States

A Night in the Country music festival volunteer opportunities
Thursday July 24th –  Sunday 27th, 2014   Yerington, NV

Volunteer one 8 hour session for free camping & concerts all weekend! Benefits the Boys & Girls Club of Mason Valley!

 

Volunteer Assignments:

  • Extreme Bull Riding  (managing the bar and ticketing at entry gates)
    • Saturday 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.  Day entertainment & requires separate entry ticket
  • Ticket Gates  (Checking concert attendees in at the gate)
    • Saturday 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. (they are willing to let YPN members go at 8 p.m. if desired)
  • Camping Check-in (check people in and guide them to their campsites *training session required*)
    • Thursday and/or Friday   Two shifts available: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.  or 2 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Full Moon Saloon (bar-backing duties, beer bar) *training session required*
    •  Thurs, Fri and/or Sat 8 p.m. – 3 a.m. (volunteers can leave promptly @ 3 a.m.)

Benefits

  • Concert Entrance – Volunteers get a wristband to attend the shows all weekend, for free
    • Includes all concerts and Full Moon Saloon
    • Does not include entry into Extreme Bull Riding event
    • Camping Volunteers may camp for free (all nights) which includes free parking in the camp area
      • Camping wristbands will be mailed to volunteers in advance, may check in to camp any time
      • Parking
        • Daytime parking (outside of camp area) requires a fee; everything is (far) walking distance
        • Plenty of room for volunteers to bring own vehicle and camp in a tent, car, or camper
        • Food & Water
          • Volunteers receive food tickets to cash in at any time for fairground-type food & snacks

Requirements

  • YPN volunteers are grouped together for task assignments to support accountability & camaraderie
  • Each volunteer must complete the online volunteer form  www.nightinthecountry.org
    • Select YPN for the benefiting organization
    • Select assignments you are willing to volunteer for (say Lindy Johnson is your coordinator)
    • Must complete the online training and wear volunteer shirt while on duty (and only when)

Complete volunteer form by June 30, 2014 (volunteer slots offered on 1st come/1st serve basis)

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