Hyattsville Zombie Run

Sat October 5, 2019 Hyattsville, MD US 20781 Directions

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Pre-Race Volunteer Opportunities

Staff Summer Jam Zombie Run Table

You must be 21 or older to volunteer for this task.

September 20, 2019

Details

Help sign up race participants as well as volunteers at the Summer Jam. You will meet at the Zombie Run tent. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to task to familiarize yourself with the materials that will be used for sign-up. Location is by the City of Hyattsville Municipal Building at 4310 Gallatin St, Hyattsville, MD 20781.

Location

Location is by the City of Hyattsville Municipal Building at 4310 Gallatin St, Hyattsville, MD 20781.

Staff Arts and Ales Booth

You must be 21 or older to volunteer for this task.

September 21, 2019

Details

Help sign up race participants as well as volunteers at the Hyattsville Arts and Ales Festival. You will meet at the Zombie Run tent. The Zombie Run tent will be located off Farragut street across the street from the music. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to shift to familiarize yourself with the materials that will be used for sign-up.

Preparing No Parking Signs Medium Priority

September 30, 2019

Details

Help prepare no parking signs for race day.

Posting No Parking Signs Plus Litter Pick-up

October 1, 2019

October 2, 2019

Details

Help make the course clean of litter and post no parking signs along the race route to help out our neighbors!

Staging Set-Up High Priority

October 4, 2019

Details

Assist with setting up the main site of the race. You may be helping to move and erect pop-up tents, set tables and chairs or decorate with bunting or pennants.

Location

Magruder Park

Signage Setup High Priority

You must be 16 or older to volunteer for this task.

October 4, 2019

Details

Assist on Friday before race day by placing sponsor signs down the entrance to Magruder Park, hang larger banners and feather banners on Hamilton, insure all tents are labeled and ready for sponsors.

Location

Magruder Park

Packet Pick-Up

Packet Pick-up Friday High Priority

You must be 16 or older to volunteer for this task.

October 4, 2019

Details

Volunteers will assist runners as they pick up their runners packets. Job will entail marking off runners as they pick-up packet and shirt and answering questions

Location

Riverdale Whole Foods near the self serve coffee area

Course Marshal

Course Marshal High Priority

You must be 18 or older to volunteer for this task.

October 5, 2019

Details

These positions are some of the most important as you keep the race track safe for the runners. You work with cars either letting them through checkpoints until race time or holding them until the race is over. You will also help to redirect them to ways around the site. Great communication skills are necessary. We will also hold a short training session prior to race day.

Location

Different points along the race

Race Day Help

Race Day Help by Time Slot High Priority

October 5, 2019

Details

Help with set up or break down. Specific jobs will be assigned as needed on race day, but may include distributing t-shirts, handing out finisher medals, hanging signs, or staffing tents. Please indicate if you are racing or if you are watching a racer.

Place Me Where Needed on Race Day High Priority

At least 3 more volunteers needed.

Details

You have time available on Race Day but don't care where you are used. Sign up for this if you want our volunteer coordinator to put you in the area needing help the most.

Water Stations

October 5, 2019

Details

Help give water to racers along the race course. Responsible for setting up water station and clean-up.

Location

Along the Race Course

Course Break Down and Clean-up

At least 10 more volunteers needed.

Details

Help break down course and clean up at the conclusion.

Location

Along race course.