Farmers, artists and vendors bringing their goods to you

Volunteers

We Are So Glad You Are Volunteering

The Kirkland Wednesday Market Team is looking for volunteers to join us for a fun, outdoor opportunity this summer. You are welcome to join us on Wednesday afternoons, June 5th – September 25th in Marina Park in beautiful downtown Kirkland.

We value our volunteers and have many ways that you can get involved with the Market. If you have an interest in food, sustainability, connecting with your community, we’d love to have your help. Wherever your skills, talents and interests are, the Kirkland Wednesday Market team would enjoy and appreciate your help!

WE WILL BE POSTING VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES SHORTLY

please contact Tessa@kirklanddowntown.org with any questions

TYPES OF VOLUNTEERING

Traffic Directing

11 AM to 2 PM

Direct the vendors to their allotted unload areas at Marina Park and then direct the vendors to their parking place. Assist customers to various parking areas in the City of Kirkland with particular assistance to those with special requirements. All traffic volunteers will be supplied with orange traffic vests.

Market Setup

11 AM to 2 PM

Set up canopies, tables, chairs, banners and garbage cans; put out informational signs; arrange market info booth display; pull out carts and hand trucks from the shed and have in place an off-load area in three locations.

Market Information Boothe

2 PM to 7 PM

You are the face of the market to our shoppers and visitors. Answer questions; take email addresses for our Fresh Sheet newsletter; redeem coupons for a FREE KWM market bag and sell KWM branded materials during the market season.

Special Events

(TBA)

Throughout the Kirkland Wednesday Market months we hold special events such as the Harvest Supper and the Grape Stomp. We need volunteers to help with setting up, organizing and cleaning up after the events.

Take Down

7 PM to 9 PM

Take down canopies, tables, chairs and store in the Kirkland Wednesday Market shed. Remove wheels from carts before storage. Roll away garbage cans. Help vendors load. Return information signs. Take down market information displays and finally check the street for litter.