To learn more about the available volunteer roles and their responsibilities, read below:
Beer Booth VolunteerBeer booth volunteers must be at least 21 years of age. A minimum of 10 volunteers are needed at each beer booth. Beer pourers will pour a variety of Abita Beer from the keg into a plastic Abita cup to sell to concert attendees. Beer sales volunteers will accept tickets from concert attendees in exchange for beer. Beer sellers are asked to serve no more than 2 beers per person at a time. During a shift, you may be asked to switch between beer seller and pourer. Beer Booth volunteers receive a short training before the shift begins to ensure laws, best practices, and safety measures are followed. Corporate Volunteers with enough participants may “adopt” a beer booth as a fun group activity.
Ticket Booth VolunteerTicket booth volunteers are vitally important to the success of YLC Wednesday at the Square. Volunteers must be comfortable with using an iPad for credit and debit card ticket sales and with handling cash for cash ticket sales. Volunteers must be able to answer questions from concert attendees regarding ATM locations, costs of food and beverage tickets, and the price range of food and drinks sold during the concert. A minimum of 10 volunteers are needed at each ticket booth. YLC particularly encourages community members in financial industries to participate at the Ticket Booths. Corporate Volunteers with enough participants may “adopt” a ticket booth as a fun group activity.
Survey GiverYLC depends upon volunteers to survey concert attendees using iPads in a designated area of Lafayette Square. Data used from these surveys helps YLC improve the Wednesday at the Square concert experience. Shifts last an hour and a half, or until a volunteer as surveyed 10 people. Volunteers receive survey-taking instructions prior to the concert and during a short training session directly prior to their shift. The ability to comfortably use an iPad is required. If you love interacting with people, this job is the perfect match for you!