Whitetail Woods Regional Park - 6.29 - 8.31: Music in the Park Event Assistant


General Description

Bring a blanket or chair, sit under the big sky of Whitetail Woods on a summer evening, and enjoy entertaining musical performances. Volunteers are needed for set up, greeting, and event assistance. 

Performance Lineup

  • June 29: UMTG — Hip hop and R&B group; Take the Weekend — Twin Cities rock band
  • July 27: Tropical Zone Orchestra — Caribbean music (salsa, me​rengue and cumbia)
  • Aug. 31: New River Ramblers — Cajun Southwest Louisiana dance music; Blue Dog — original native blues and rock​​


Whitetail Woods Regional Park

17100 Station Trail

Farmington, MN 55044



June 29

July 27

Aug. 31


Time: 5:00 - 7:30 p.m. (two volunteer shifts)


Duties & Responsibilities


  • Event Set Up Team - Help set up our performance pop up tent, set out event signage, parking cones, and more (3:00 - 5:00 p.m. shift). 
  • Event Greeters/Ushers/Clean Up Crew - Help greet event attendees, help direct those with mobility support to the sidewalk seating, help take down tent and pick up event signage and cones (4:30 - 7:30 p.m. shift). 


Minimum Requirements

Must be 18 years old or older


Minimum Time Commitment 

Varies by shift assignment 


Activity Level

Mild - May include walking short distances over relatively level terrain. Periods of standing or sitting will be required. Comfortable shoes recommended.


Contact Information

Garrett Zaffke | Community Relations and Volunteer Services Coordinator

Dakota County Communications

1590 Highway 55| Hastings, MN 55033

Direct: (651) 438-4635 | Fax: (651) 438-4405 | Email: garrett.zaffke@co.dakota.mn.us

Qualifications Required

  • Accepted Data Privacy Notice - Tennessen Notice Must be Yes
  • Signed Volunteer Waiver Must be at least Yes