Special Events Team

Join Our Special Events Team in 2020!

We are looking for volunteers to join our Special Event Team and agree to provide support for our many special events!  Team members agree to help with three events during a calendar year.  In exchange, we will provide you a special t-shirt to wear during events and other perks and recognition along the way!  

Here’s how you can volunteer! APPLY HERE

Volunteer Information Center – SELF SCHEDULE AND LOG HOURS HERE

Special Events 2020 Schedule:

Family Fun Fest

Every 3rd Wednesday from May-September from 5:45-8:15 p.m. at Cosmo Park-1615 Business Loop 70 W. Entertainment for families including music, food trucks, live performances, and art activities. Volunteers will assist with set up, tear down, and facilitate games and activities designed for children. Self schedule or email  Volunteer Programs or call 573-874-7499 for more information. 

Wednesday, May 20 (Kindness Carnival)
Wednesday, June 17 (Fitness is Fun)
Wednesday, July 15 (Explore Outdoors)
Wednesday, August 19 (Around the World)
Wednesday, September 16 (Creative Kids)

Fire in the Sky-Saturday, July 4-Volunteers are needed to help with the children’s activity areas from 5:30-9 p.m., assist at the Parks and Recreation Information Booth from 6-9 p.m., assist as a VIP Parking Lot Attendant from 6-9 p.m. and serve as a Park Monitor at Peace Park from 6-10 p.m.

SPLAT! Youth Mud RunSaturday, July 11-Volunteers are needed for a variety of positions such as registration, course support, aid station support, and finish line support.  Shift times vary based on volunteer position but will be needed between 7 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. 

If you are  interested in joining our Special Events Team, please contact Volunteer Programs at (573) 874-7499 or volunteer@como.govcreate new email

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