Volunteers Needed for the 4th Annual Duck Jazz Festival

The 4th annual Duck Jazz Festival will be held on Sunday, October 10, 2010 at the Duck Town Park, 1200 Duck Road. Volunteers are needed for assistance in all phases of the day including set up, clean-up, hospitality, logistics, sales, etc. Volunteers will be asked to work an approximate two-hour shift and attend two mandatory pre-event meetings.

This year’s Festival will feature headliner Joyce Cooling from San Francisco, CA. Other performers include Adrian Crutchfield, from Charlotte, NC; Big Rick and the Bombers, from Wake Forest, NC; and the Roy Muth Big Band, from Norfolk, VA. The Festival will also feature Philadelphia-based Jazz musician and 2008 Duck Jazz Festival Headliner Gerald Veasley as guest co-host.

Mandatory volunteer meetings will be held at the Town of Duck offices, 1240 Duck Road, Suite 106 (in the Waterfront Shops). The meetings are scheduled for Wednesday, September 15 at 6:00 p.m. and Wednesday, September 29 at 6:00 p.m.

Last year’s Jazz Festival attracted nearly 5,000 people from all over North Carolina and the east coast.

The 2010 Duck Jazz Festival is scheduled to start at 11:00 a.m. and is free to the public. It is a rain or shine event. If you are interested in volunteering to assist with the 4th annual Duck Jazz Festival, please contact the Town at info@townofduck.com or call (252) 255-1234. For more information on the Duck Jazz Festival, visit duckjazz.com.