Event Volunteers

Event volunteer with children

Program Assistants are needed to help at events with youth activities, face painting, hikes, planning, prep work, greeting/registration, refreshments, set-up, clean-up, etc. One-time helpers are welcome at many events. Membership in the volunteer program is encouraged and is required for some positions.

Event details and volunteer registration:
Winter Event Listing | Winter Registration Form

Contact the Volunteer Office for more information

    Signature Races

    Signature races, including the Ski and Fat Bike Rennets, Trail Mix, Autumn Woods Classic and Big Woods Classic, would not happen without the help of volunteers. Learn more about volunteering for race events.


    Fat Bike Races:

    • Lake Rebecca Frozen Frolic: Wed. Jan. 10, 5:30–9:30 PM
    • Hyland Fat Bike Rennet: Sat. Jan. 20, 2–9 PM in shifts
    • Cleary Lake Fat Bike Fun Race: Sat. Jan. 27, noon–4:30 PM

    Snowman Making Contest: Mon. Jan. 15, 1:30–3:30 PM (Silverwood)

    Ski Rennet: Sat. Jan. 20, 7 AM–2 PM in shifts (Hyland)

    Winter Beach Party: Fri. Jan. 26 & Sat. Jan. 27, 10 AM–1 PM (Elm Creek)

    Winter Sunrise on the Farm: Sat. Jan. 27, 7:15 AM–12:15 PM (Gale Woods)

    Ice Harvest Festival: Sat. Jan. 27, 10 AM–3:30 PM (Hyland)


    Polar Bear Picnic: Sat. Feb. 3, 11:30 AM–4:30 PM (Carver)

    Fat Bike Races:

    • Elm Creek Frozen Frolic: Wed. Feb. 7, 5:30–9:30 PM

    Valentine's Day Events:

    • The Landing Valentine's Day Family Fun: Sat. Feb. 10, 9 AM–4:30 PM 
    • Hyland Candlelight & Chocolate: Sat. Feb. 10, 5–9:30 PM 
    • The Landing Victorian Valentine's Day: Sat. Feb. 10, 6–9 PM
    • Silverwood Valentine's Day Dinner: Sat. Feb. 10, 6–9 PM
    • Gale Woods Lovebird's Local Food Dinner: Wed. Feb. 14, 3:15–10:45 PM
    • Baker Valentine's Dinner & Snowshoe: Wed. Feb. 14, 4–10 PM 


    Sheep Shearing: Sat. Mar. 3, 8:45 AM–12:15 PM (Gale Woods) 

    Maple Syrup Events:

    • Baker Maple Syrup Festival: Sun. Mar. 11, 1:30–6 PM
    • Gale Woods Maple Syrup Festival: Sat. March 17, 8:45 AM–12:15 PM 
    • The Landing Maple Syrup Through History: Sat. Mar. 17, 9 AM–4:30 PM
    • Elm Creek Maple Syrup Festival: Sat. Mar. 17, 1–4 PM
    • French Maple Syrup Festival: Sun. Mar. 18, 1–4 PM
    • Carver Maple Syrup Festival and Pancake Brunch: Sat. Mar. 24, 9:30 AM–1:30 PM
    • French Maple Syrup Festival: Sat. Mar. 24, 10 AM–1 PM 

    Eggstravaganzas & Egg Hunt Events: 

    • Silverwood Egg Hunt: Sat. Mar. 24, 1–4 PM
    • Elm Creek Eggstravaganza: Thu. Mar. 29, 10 AM–3 PM
    • Hyland Egg Trail & Rabbit Habits: Fri. Mar. 30, 8:45 AM–1 PM
    • Carver Spring Eggstravaganza: Fri. Mar. 30, 9 AM–3 PM
    • Elm Creek Eggstravaganza: Fri. Mar. 30, 10 AM–3 PM
    • Hyland Egg Trail & Rabbit Habits: Sat. Mar. 31, 8:45 AM–1 PM
    • Carver Spring Eggstravaganza: Sat. Mar. 31, 9 AM–3 PM
    • The Landing Victorian Easter Egg Roll: Sat. Mar. 31, 9 AM–4:30 PM 

    Spring Into Farming: Fri. Mar. 30, 9:30 AM–2:30 PM (Gale Woods)


    Saturday Mornings on the Farm: Saturdays, April-September, 9:30 AM–noon (Gale Woods)

    Trail Mix: Sat. Apr. 21, 7 AM–4 PM in shifts (Lake Rebecca)

    Earth Day: Sat. Apr. 21, 10 AM–2 PM (Hyland)

    Volunteering at Three Rivers

    For more information about volunteering for Three Rivers contact the Volunteer Office 763.559.6706, volunteer@threeriversparks.org.