How to Get Involved

Recruiting for our Media Squad

Media Squad Logo

Looking for High School and College students to help promote this year’s event. Participation Dates: June 1 – Aug 5.

Social Media Engagement: (will provide info/images to share)

  • June: 2X Weekly Social Media Sharing
  • July: 2-4X Weekly Social Media Sharing
  • August 4th and 5th: Lots of Social Media Sharing

Local Engagement:

  • July 1 – July 15th: Post Balloon Festival flyers during this time period
  • July 29-31: Post Balloon Festival Yard signs around Defiance County (must have transportation) 

*Optional Engagement: Come to festival as an on-site volunteer (social media share/take photos) and commit to a 2 hour shift of available volunteer opportunities and receive free parking.

Benefits of being a part of this:

  • Resume – Add this on your resume! Marketing, Social Media and Volunteer experience
  • Fulfill all social media and local engagements to earn a balloon festival t-shirt!
  • Join the festival as an on-site volunteer and get a free parking pass for the event
  • Add your volunteer hours to the CEC ( and if you are a high school student you earn recognition and a chance at a scholarship your senior year.

Interested? Contact us!

Event Volunteer Opportunities

Stay tuned for a list of ways to volunteer at the festival! Interested in helping? Let us know!