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Venice Airport Festival Grounds A Finger Lickin' & Hot Pickin' Good Time! Free Parking / Free Admisssion!

A Finger Lickin' & Hot Pickin' Good Time!
Venice Airport Festival Grounds
Free Parking/Free Admission!

APRIL 20 & 21, 2018

Fri 5pm-9pm | Sat 10am-6pm

We Want You!

It’s both fun and rewarding to volunteer at the Suncoast BBQ & Bluegrass Bash! One walks away knowing that their efforts have helped better the lives of handicapped children throughout the Venice community. Our volunteers have made the Suncoast BBQ Bash and Bluegrass Bash a big success year after year. We are reaching out again this year for additional support. Volunteers are needed for a variety of jobs such as traffic and parking control, contest assistants, merchandise and ticket sales, and more. If you’re interested, we encourage you to review the requirements and responsibilities below before submitting your name and contact information. Thank you for your consideration! We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, April 16th. All money raised goes to charities.

Volunteer Requirements

  • 18 years of age or older. If under 18 you must have parental permission.
  • Conscientious
  • Energetic
  • Courteous and polite

Volunteer Responsibilities

  • Be on time for shift check-in and work assignment. Please plan enough time for transportation to and from the Airport Festival Grounds. Even though we have our improved parking facilities, allow enough time to park or try to car pool with another person.
  • Check in at volunteer tent.
  • Work your entire shift.
  • Notify the volunteer coordinator immediately if there are any changes in your availability to work your assigned shift once the event begins.
  • Volunteers must wear volunteer shirts or a shirt identifying them as a volunteer during event hours.
  • Arrange for childcare prior to arriving. Children are not allowed to accompany their parents to work.
  • Please help police your area for trash and remove to appropriate containers.

What A Volunteer Needs

  • Comfortable shoes
  • A volunteer tee shirt will be provided at time of check in at the event
  • Sun block/screen lotion
  • A friendly smile

Volunteer Check-In

  • Report to the volunteer check-in tent ready to work.
  • All volunteers are asked to check-in 15 minutes prior to their shift
  • Volunteer coordinator will provide your assignment and any needed instructions

Location of Services

  • Volunteer tent is located next to the north main gate entrance
  • Handicapped parking available
  • Restrooms are available throughout the event

Event Policies

The event will be held rain or shine – Wear appropriate clothes.
No drugs, pets, firearms, unauthorize ATVs, golf carts or Segways permitted.

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We're located in Venice, FL at the Venice Municiplal Airport festival grounds

Venice Airport
610 Airport Ave E.
Venice, FL 34285

Parking Guide

Because of single-road access to the parking areas, the number of cars that can enter and egress in an hour is limited.

ENTERING – During peak hours, three lanes will enter the parking at the gate. Please stay in designated lanes and follow instructions from the parking attendants. A shuttle service to the entrance gates is available.

EXITING – Follow the marked driveways. Do not cut across for there is numerous soft sand areas.

PLEASE BE PATIENCE AND EVERY THING WILL MOVE MUCH FASTER!