Volunteer


Interested in sharing your time and talent? We’d love your help.

These are just a sample of volunteer jobs. If you’d like to help, but don’t see an area of interest let us know! We’ll find something for you to do!

Gate/Admission

Admission will be charged the last weekend of the show. One volunteer will monitor the exhibitor’s gate; others will be at the Rt. 87. General admission entrance selling tickets and at the Welcome tent. Volunteers will check for passes or collect admission fee.Volunteers must be at least 18 years old.

Grounds Maintenance

Volunteers will keep the grounds clean and trash free, straighten box-seating areas, assist with general tidying for all show areas and move chairs when needed. Volunteers must be at least 14 years old.

Plant Waterer

Volunteer will help water all plants and shrubs including all table centerpiecesand decorative displays.

Preferred Seating/Chalet Attendants

Volunteers monitor the entrances and check wristbands/lanyards into preferred seating areas and the chalet. Volunteers must be at least 21 yearsold.

Welcome/Volunteer Tent

Volunteers staff an information table at the Welcome Tent at the entrance to Grand Prix Village. They will hand out programs, schedules and maps, and sell merchandise and posters. Theywill also help check in guests and direct other volunteers, pass out volunteer t-shirts (if notreceived at training) and offer food and refreshments to all show volunteers. Volunteers must be at least 18 years old and should have a thorough knowledge of the hunter/jumper show experience.

Ribbon Presenter

Volunteer will help organize ribbons and awards for that day’s events. Will need tohave ribbons available for when the class awards are presented and will help hand out ribbons and awards. Will need to coordinate with In-Gate person for award times. Ribbon presenters MUST be in appropriate attire.

FOR ALL VOLUNTEER JOBS:
Volunteers will be expected to wear neat tops, preferably their complimentary Chagrin Valley Hunter Jumper Classic t-shirt, tucked neatly into long shorts or pants during every shift. No cut off shorts or tornjeans.

Volunteer benefits:

  • Preferred parking all days except Gran Prix Sunday (but we’ll make it easy for you)

  • Complimentary admission passes for Family Day
  • Access to food and refreshments
  • Volunteers may document their hours for service requirements
  • Horse show T-shirts