Prairie Harvest Committee Requests Volunteers

PRAIRIE HARVEST DAYS COMMITTEE IN NEED OF VOLUNTEERS:

Please contact Ryan Swaar, chairman of the Prairie Harvest Days Festival Committee, at 217-414-7137 if you or your group or organization can help with any of the following:

PARADE:
• Check-in entrants Saturday morning
• Float judges (not affiliated with any entries)
 
3-on-3 BASKETBALL:
• Bring hoops from school (truck needed)
• Track brackets and watch games to ensure safe play
 
TRASH COLLECTION AT THE PARK:
• A big need. Good opportunity for community service hours
 
PIE AUCTION:
• Judges needed at the Assembly of God Church, 12:00 Saturday
• Transport pies from church to stage prior to 3:45
• Pass out pies as they are auctioned off
 
CUTEST LITTLE COSTUME:
• Judges needed
 
PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST:
• Judges needed.
 
LONGEST PONYTAIL:
• Measurers
 
HOT DOG EATING CONTEST:
• Set up and tear down stage
 
INFORMATION STATION:
• Pass out 50/50 and raffle tickets
 
JACK OF ALL TRADES
• Handyman for emergency repairs.
 
DONATIONS NEEDED:
 
• Loan of a quiet generator for car show/vendor area to power 20 or so outlets for fans, lighting, etc.
• Small PA system for the car show
• Raffle giveaways (gift certificates, small items, prize packages)
 
GENERAL SPONSORS:
 
Prairie Harvest Days isn’t cheap. Entertainment, power, septic, sound, cash prizes, giveaways, decorations, awards, trophies, petting zoo, equipment, etc…. We have several businesses and private citizens who graciously give every year, but we still need more so we can do more. Donate online at www.prairieharvestdays.com or call 217-414-7137. Thank you for your help and support.