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Volunteer Opportunities

The Evergreen Classic is Washington State's and WSHJA’s largest show, has the highest prize money offered, and is held on grass in traditional show style. All these things make it not only Washington State’s premier horse show, but also a challenge to put on. This is a great time to get involved and become a part of maintaining this wonderful show tradition.

Volunteers are key to helping make this show a success. Here’s a list of ways you can help and experience is not necessary.  

Please email our show manager, Dianne Johnson (dianjnsn@aol.com), to volunteer.

Awards
Help to choose division awards, work the award booth (prize store), and tag ribbons

Patron’s Area/Tent
Sell Patron tables, secure caterer, work the Patron’s Area during events, and secure centerpieces for tables

Hospitality for Exhibitors and Guests
Plan for, arrange, and put on parties

Officials Hospitality
Arrange pick-up and delivery to and from airport, arrange cars for those that need them, and deliver lunches, snacks, and beverages daily

Advertising
Secure ads for the show program and show prize list Publicity Contact newspapers, TV stations, Radio stations, arrange for presence on Facebook, Twitter, etc., as well as inviting a TV station to do a show from the grounds, news interviews about the show, radio to broadcast from the show grounds

Decorations/Plants
Plan and arrange for the show grounds and for the jumps

Souvenirs
Plan for and secure items to sell, then arrange to sell, perhaps at the award booth/prize store

Show Set-up and Show Tear-down
Before and after show  

Sponsorship/Banners
Help find sponsors and make sure all banners are posted on the showgrounds.