Farm Bureau Watermelon Classic 5k Run/Walk

Thu July 4, 2019 Jackson, MS US 39216 Directions

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Pre Race Volunteer Opportunities

Prepare Race Packets

June 18, 2019

June 19, 2019

June 20, 2019

June 21, 2019

Details

Task involves stuffing race packets with promotional goodies. 3 hour shifts available during the week of June 19th through June 23rd

Location

Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame & Museum
1152 Lakeland Drive
Jackson, MS 39216

Packet Pick Up

June 28, 2019

June 29, 2019

July 2, 2019

July 3, 2019

Details

Assist Runners with preregistration and packet pick up before the race. 3 hour shifts available.

Location

Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame & Museum
1152 Lakeland Drive
Jackson, MS 39216

Race Day Volunteer Opportunities

Race Day Packet Pick Up

July 4, 2019

Details

Assist runners with packet pick up the morning of the race.

Location

Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame & Museum
1152 Lakeland Drive
Jackson, MS 39216

St. Dominic's Water Station

July 4, 2019

Details

St. Dominic's Employees Only***

Location

Eastover Drive

BlueCross BlueShield Water Station

July 4, 2019

Details

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of MS Employees Only***

Location

Lakeland Drive

Finish Line Water Station

July 4, 2019

Details

Hand out water and gatorade to runners as they cross the finish line

Location

Parking lot of the MS Sports Hall of Fame & Museum

Finish Line Hand Towels

July 4, 2019

Details

Pass out cold hand towels to runners as they cross the finish line

Location

Parking lot of the MS Sports Hall of Fame & Museum

Finish Line Timers

July 4, 2019

This volunteer task is full.

Details

Assist race timer at the finish line. Must be able to either see race numbers and call them out or type numbers quickly as they are called out.

Location

Parking Lot of the MS Sports Hall of Fame & Museum

Finish Line Awards

July 4, 2019

Details

Pass out dog tag keychains to race finishers

Location

Finish Line

Race Course Volunteer

July 4, 2019

Details

Must be able to sit or stand on race course during the entire race and encourage runners and point to the correct turn or direction.

Location

Corner of Ridgewood Rd & Eastover Dr

Race Course Volunteer

July 4, 2019

Details

Must be able to sit or stand on race course during the entire race and encourage runners and point to the correct turn or direction.

Location

Entrance to IHL on Eastover Drive

Race Course Volunteer

July 4, 2019

Details

Must be able to sit or stand on race course during the entire race and encourage runners and point to the correct turn or direction.

Location

In front of the Department of Wildlife & Fisheries

Race Course Volunteer

July 4, 2019

Details

Must be able to sit or stand on race course during the entire race and encourage runners and point to the correct turn or direction.

Location

Frontage Road and Eastover Drive

Race Course Volunteer

July 4, 2019

Details

Must be able to sit or stand on race course during the entire race and encourage runners and point to the correct turn or direction.

Location

Stoplight at fire station on Lakeland Drive

Watermelon Cutting Station

July 4, 2019

Details

Farm Bureau Employees Only – Watermelon Cutting Station

Location

Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame & Museum
1152 Lakeland Drive
Jackson, MS 39216