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Volunteer for The 3rd Annual Palmetto Tasty Tomato Festival

Slow Food Columbia and the Indie Grits Festival

Sunday, July 15, 2012 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)

Columbia, SC

Volunteer for The 3rd Annual Palmetto Tasty Tomato Festival

Ticket Information

Type End     Quantity
Floaters 3pm - 6pm
Make sure that grounds are kept clean and will check in with vendors on any needs.
Ended Free  
Floaters 6pm - 9pm
Make sure that grounds are kept clean and will check in with vendors on any needs.
Ended Free  
Bussers 3pm - 6pm
Clean on all eating areas and make sure trash is thrown in the correct recycling bins
Ended Free  
Bussers 6pm - 9pm
Clean on all eating areas and make sure trash is thrown in the correct recycling bins
Ended Free  
Heirloom Tasty Tomato Manager 4pm - 9pm
To stay throughout the festival and work with the heirloom tomato area.
Ended Free  
Heirloom Tomato Area 12pm - 3pm
Cutting up the Heirloom Tomatoes and keep prep area clean for tomato tasting area.
Ended Free  
Heirloom Tasting Area 3pm - 6pm
Make sure the Heirloom Tomato Area is stocked and cleaned.
Ended Free  
Heirloom Tasting Area 6pm - 9pm
Make sure the Heirloom Tomato Area is stocked and cleaned
Ended Free  
Green Team 2pm - 5pm
Manage all waste areas remove bags to recycling and make sure people are throwing away things in correct containers.
Ended Free  
Green Team 4pm - 7pm
Manage all waste areas remove bags to recycling and make sure people are throwing away things in correct containers.
Ended Free  
Green Team 7pm - 10pm
Manage all waste areas remove bags to recycling and make sure people are throwing away things in correct containers.
Ended Free  
Entertainment Load-In 3pm - 7pm
Help all bands load-in with set-up etc
Ended Free  
Entertainment Gopher 5pm - 9pm
Runner for Food and Beverage
Ended Free  
VIP Hospitality/ Potluck 3pm - 7pm
Manage the VIP potluck area keep clean and make sure only VIP's and Staff are allowed in.
Ended Free  
VIP Hospitality/ Potluck 4pm - 8pm
Manage the VIP potluck area keep clean and make sure only VIP's and Staff are allowed in.
Ended Free  
VIP Hospitality/ Potluck 5pm - 9pm
Manage the VIP potluck area keep clean and make sure only VIP's and Staff are allowed in.
Ended Free  
Vendor Check-in 1:30pm - 4pm
Check in all Vendors and direct Vendors to set up location
Ended Free  
Volunteer Check-in 12pm - 3pm
Check in Volunteers and direct to assigned areas
Ended Free  
Volunteer Check-in 3pm - 6pm
Check in Volunteers and direct to assigned areas
Ended Free  
Volunteer Check-in 6pm - 9pm
Check in Volunteers and direct to assigned areas
Ended Free  
VIP Check-In 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Check in VIP's
Ended Free  
VIP Check-In 6pm - 9pm
Check in VIP's
Ended Free  
Registration 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Check in general public, check id's, provide wristbands and collect data
Ended Free  
Registration 6:30pm - 9pm
Check in general public, check id's, provide wristbands and collect data
Ended Free  
Kids Games 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Manage kids area and direct games bobbing for tomatoes and the tomato toss
Ended Free  
Kids Games 6:00pm - 9pm
Manage kids area and direct games bobbing for tomatoes and the tomato toss
Ended Free  
Breakdown 8pm - 11pm
Help with break down and clean up of event
Ended Free  
DAY-OF Set-up 10:30am - 4pm
Set up Festival with Festival Director and Logistics Director
Ended Free  
MONDAY Clean-up 8am - 12pm
Help get the farm back in working order!
Ended Free  
SATURDAY Set-up 12pm - 4pm
Help set-up the festival the day before at City Roots farm.
Ended Free  
Parking 3pm - 5pm
Help direct parking. Consider finding a friend to sign up as well to be your parking buddy!
Ended Free  
Parking 5pm - 7pm
Help direct parking. Consider finding a friend to sign up as well to be your parking buddy!
Ended Free  
Parking 7pm - 9pm
Help direct parking. Consider finding a friend to sign up as well to be your parking buddy!
Ended Free  
Merch Table 4pm - 7pm
Work the Merch table for Slow Food Columbia
Ended Free  
Merch Table 7pm - 9pm
Work the Merch table for Slow Food Columbia
Ended Free  
Band & Volunteer Hospitality 3pm - 7pm
Work in the building keeping the Volunteers & Bands fully stocked with water and beer. Keeping the food area good, making sure that no one enters the building unless they are authorized.
Ended Free  
Band & Volunteer Hospitality 4pm - 8pm
Work in the building keeping the Volunteers & Bands fully stocked with water and beer. Keeping the food area good, making sure that no one enters the building unless they are authorized.
Ended Free  
Band & Volunteer Hospitality 5pm - 9pm
Work in the building keeping the Volunteers & Bands fully stocked with water and beer. Keeping the food area good, making sure that no one enters the building unless they are authorized.
Ended Free  
Pack up dishes & decor 9pm-11:30pm
Assist in washing and repacking decor and tomato tasting supplies
Ended Free  

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Event Details

 

Volunteer!

 

The 3rd Annual Palmetto Tasty Tomato Festival 
presented by Slow Food Columbia and Sustainable Midlands 
 

Join Columbia’s progressive food community for a family-friendly, midsummer’s evening event with a free heirloom tomato tasting, live music, high quality food + drink vendors, tomato bobbing, tomato potluck, homegrown tomato contest, and old time festival fun!

The Palmetto Tasty Tomato Festival
Sunday July 15, 2012
5pm-9pm

$10 advance
$15 gate
$20 “Supporter” ticket & covered dish grants access to special VIP tomato potluck at 4pm.
Kids 12/under free with adult

$5 early advance discount $5 level sold out, thank you!

City Roots urban farm
1005 Airport Blvd, Columbia SC 29205
Free parking

Tickets: http://tastytomato2012.eventbrite.com/


The street will be closed in front of farm, with two festival entrances: Airport Blvd. at Jim Hamilton Blvd., and Airport Blvd. at Commerce Blvd. Accessible parking in the Aramark lot.

Volunteer check-in at the Commerce Blvd entrance; VIP and band check-in at the Jim Hamilton entrance.

To see all festival information including band lineup, our awesome food vendors, our wonderful sponsors and more, please visit the official website:

 
Have questions about Volunteer for The 3rd Annual Palmetto Tasty Tomato Festival? Contact Slow Food Columbia and the Indie Grits Festival

When & Where



City Roots urban sustainable farm
1005 Airport Blvd
Columbia, SC 29205

Sunday, July 15, 2012 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)


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Organizer

Slow Food Columbia and the Indie Grits Festival

What is Slow Food Columbia?

http://www.slowfoodcolumbia.org

The Columbia, SC chapter of the international non-profit organization, Slow Food, whose mission is to support "Good, Clean and Fair" foodways in our local communities.


What is the Indie Grits Festival?

 

http://www.indiegrits.com 

Indie Grits has grown to span 10 days of film coupled with several official festival partner events, presenting an array of cultural events that showcase progressive cultural life unmatched in the Southeast.

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