Volunteer opportunities:


Games venues, which sell alcohol or collect cash, require volunteers to be DSCA members, age 21 or older.

  • Ticket booth:  Sell and collect admission tickets at fairgrounds main-entrance gate.  Two-hour shifts, between 8:45 a.m. and 4 p.m.  Must be a DSCA member and age 21 or older.  Minimum of four volunteers per shift.
  • Operations support:  Strong muscles are sought for hauling and setting-up stage equipment, portable fencing, tables and chairs and other heavy items; and delivering large bags of ice to the food vendor booths.  All day September 29 and 30, if possible.  All the help we can get.
  • Outdoor beer booths:  Sell drink tickets and pour beer and wine.  Must be age 21 or older.  Two-hour shifts, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.  Minimum of three volunteers per shift at each beer booth.  There are two outdoor beer booths on the fairgrounds (near the outdoor main music stage and the food booths area).
  • Indoor games pub:  Sell drink tickets and pour beer, wine and mixed cocktails.  Must be age 21 or older.  Two-hour shifts, between 12 noon and 4 p.m.  Minimum of three volunteers per shift.
  • VIP and handicapped parking lot entrance guard:  Allow VIPs, who display a special entry pass, and handicapped drivers to park in fairgrounds gated vehicle lot.  Two-hour shifts, between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m.  Minimum of one volunteer per shift.  A gate guard is needed at all times to prevent the general public from entering our Dixon Scottish Games without an admission pass.
  • Information booth:  Answer visitors' questions, hand-out our Dixon Scottish Games printed programs and encourage the public to join our Dixon Scottish Cultural Association (DSCA membership applications will be at the information booth).  Two-hour shifts, between  9 a.m. and 5 p.m.  Minimum of one volunteer per shift.
  • T-shirt sales booth:  Sell our Dixon Scottish Highland Games souvenir T-shirts.  Two-hour shifts, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.  Must be a DSCA member and age 21 or older to handle cash.  Minimum of one volunteer per shift.
  • Scotch whisky tasting lecture:  Collect entry tickets at the door and pour small tasting samples of the various whiskies.  Must be age 21 or older.  Minimum of four volunteers for this 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. program.
  • Vendors and Clan Tents vehicle entrance guard:  This South First Street gate will be open all day for vendors and exhibitors to drive their vehicles onto the fairgrounds.  A gate guard is needed at all times to prevent others from entering our Scottish games, who did not buy an admission ticket. 
  • Children's Glen:  Help with the young children's outdoor fun games in a fenced-off, secured area.  Two-hour shifts, between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.  Minimum of two volunteers per shift.
  • After-games Ceilidh:  Set-up tables and chairs in the fairgrounds' Denverton Hall for the 6 p.m. Scottish music party, help serve the barbecue meal (cafeteria style), sell drink tickets and bartend (must be a DSCA members and age 21 or older to pour drinks and sell drink tickets).  Banquet hall set-up starts at 4:30 p.m. and the Ceilidh festivities usually end by 9:30 p.m.  All the help we can get.







You may mix your two-hour shift schedule and volunteer at other    Dixon Scottish Highland Games venues throughout the day.   

To volunteer, please e-mail kiltguy@aol.com.

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Saturday, September 30, 2017 at the Dixon Fairgrounds