Helping to promote the Heritage
and History of Stanton, Michigan

SOFD Volunteer Drive

Have a desire to help out with the festival, but don’t have the availability to make a long-term commitment? While SOFD is always happy to welcome new members to the committee, there are plenty of SMALL ways you can be a BIG help during festival weekend.

The following is a list of short-term volunteer opportunities. If you or your organization would like to assist with any of these needs, please contact SOFD today for more information!

  • Stage Assembly Crew – Monday, August 5; Load at 5:00 PM at DPW; Setup at 6:00 PM in the Chemical Bank Parking Lot on Main Street
  • Chair Setup Crew – Wednesday, August 7 at 6:00 PM in the Chemical Bank Parking Lot on Main Street
  • Bingo Tent Setup Crew – Wednesday, August 7 at 6:00 PM in the Montcalm Care Network Parking Lot on Main Street (next to Leppink’s)
  • Assistant to Put Festival Banners Up – Along Main Roads & Intersections in Surrounding Areas, Time & Date To Be Determined
  • Assistants for Sound System Setup & Takedown – Before and After Stage Events Thursday-Saturday, See Schedule
  • Raffle Ticket Sales – Prior to and During Festival, Must be 18+
  • 50/50 ticket sales – During Stage Events, Must be 18+, See Schedule
  • 5K Route Pointers – Saturday, August 10 from about 8:15 AM to 9:45 AM, Meet at Maddie’s Park for Route Placement
  • Parade Lineup Assistants – Saturday, August 10 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Save-A-Lot Parking Lot
  • Car Show Registration Assistants – Saturday, August 10 any time between 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM at the corner of Walnut & S Court St
  • Tractor Show Assistants – Saturday, August 10 starting at 11:00 AM, Various Locations and Tasks
  • Information Booth Attendants – Friday-Saturday, Various Times Available

Upcoming Events

Jul
29
Mon
7:00 PM SOFD Committee Meeting @ Stanton City Hall
SOFD Committee Meeting @ Stanton City Hall
Jul 29 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
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Aug
8
Thu
6:00 PM SOFD 2024
SOFD 2024
Aug 8 @ 6:00 PM – Aug 11 @ 3:00 PM
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Sep
23
Mon
7:00 PM SOFD Committee Meeting @ Stanton City Hall
SOFD Committee Meeting @ Stanton City Hall
Sep 23 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
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Oct
28
Mon
7:00 PM SOFD Committee Meeting @ Stanton City Hall
SOFD Committee Meeting @ Stanton City Hall
Oct 28 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
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Aug
7
Thu
6:00 PM SOFD 2025
SOFD 2025
Aug 7 @ 6:00 PM – Aug 10 @ 3:00 PM
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Aug
13
Thu
6:00 PM SOFD 2026
SOFD 2026
Aug 13 @ 6:00 PM – Aug 16 @ 3:00 PM
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