(photo courtesy of Ricky Saldivar)
Farmers Market Ambassadors Needed!
The Grand Prairie Farmers Market is open 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays from April through mid-December and features locally grown fruits and vegetables, baked goods, tamales, salsas, dips, relishes, eggs, honey, chips, plants, soaps, candles and more.
Our friendly and outgoing Farmers Market ambassadors are an important part of the market atmosphere! Duties include:
- Stay at the information table and act as greeter/host
- Talk to guests about the market and City events
- Help with games/ events that are held at the Market
We're looking for dependable volunteers who can come on a weekly or bi-weekly basis, about three hours per week. Minimum age to volunteer is 16.
**If interested, please contact the Farmers Market Manager, Ray Kunze at rkunze@GPTX.org. A commitment to serve on an ongoing basis is required.**
The 2021 annual Prairie Lights event is a 2-mile, 4-million-light, Holiday Light Drive-Thru park. Half way through the drive, visitors can stop at the Holiday Village where they will find food, gifts, Santa, a brand-new indoor Holiday Show, and the Holiday Magic Lighted Walk-Through Forest.
We prefer you signup by group or organization. No more than 12 people in a group.
**Student organizations should register individually** The minimum age to volunteer is 15.
Volunteer Dates: November 25th - December 31st
Where: 5610 Lake Ridge Pkwy, Grand Prairie, TX 75052
Time: 5:30PM – 10:30PM