VOLUNTEER AT RIDGEFEST
We need your help! Ridgefest is back, even bigger than before. This exciting trunk or treat and fall festival in Rochester, MN will be the event of the season!
Last year we had over 150 volunteers for Ridgefest 2021. This year, we need more. Register here, or read more below.
WAYS YOU CAN HELP
Last year we gave away over 50,000 pieces of candy.
Help us provide a trunk or treat experience guests won't forget.
Drop off candy in the lobby or click here to donate.
Host a Trunk
Decorate your vehicle, put on a costume, and hand out candy!
Help kids have a blast with a memorable experience and generous amounts of treats.
Join a Team
There are volunteering teams for everyone. Sign up here or read more below.
Setup and teardown
Enter Your Chili
If you have a great chili recipe, then you should compete in our Chili Cook Off!
The three categories for competition are mild, hot, and non-traditional.
More details are in the signup form.
WANT TO JOIN A TEAM?
Explore your options and then sign up below.
Coordinate friendly (or competitive!) use of yard games and ensure everyone stays safe.
Guide proper inflatable use and ensure safety rules are followed.
Lunch and snacks will be available for free throughout the building, so we will need several volunteers to help with food prep and serving.
Make and serve cotton candy
Scoop and serve ice cream
Make and serve popcorn
Grill burgers and hotdogs
Refill and dispense water
Refill supplies and condiments
The first step to a great event is great hospitality, and great hospitality means volunteres who want to make great first impressions. We need all of you who have a heart for making people feel welcomed.
Campus host team
Welcome Tent team
Distribute and deliver candy to carnival games and trunk or treat hosts.
Assist guests with petting and holding petting zoo animals.
Help guests pose and take a photo with their devices in front our fall decor backdrop.
Be the master bubble maker and hand out mini bottles of bubbles.
Hand out golf balls and golf clubs while ensuring safety rules are followed.
Use your creative talents to face paint.
TRUNK OR TREAT RUNNER
Fill in and provide a break for those who are hosting a trunk or carnival game.
SET UP TEAM
Help us get ready for the event by setting up signage, activities, tables, tents, and more.
Many hands make the clean up process a lot more fun and a lot more efficient. Join our clean up team to help us be ready for our Saturday evening service.