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The Adventure Summit Volunteer Opportunities

Become a 2018 Adventure Summit Volunteer

The Adventure Summit volunteers get to be part of one of the most exciting outdoor recreation events in the region. With more than 60 inspirational and educational programs, workshops and clinics, competitions, an exposition area, and featured speakers, the event team needs your help!

Five Rivers MetroParks and Wright State University are seeking dedicated, enthusiastic individuals to help at The Adventure Summit. Volunteer opportunities are available for everyone from the novice hiker to the expert outdoor person. The only requirement is that you are willing to have a great time while being immersed in outdoor culture. Volunteers will leave knowing they have promoted an active, healthy lifestyle in the region and have contributed to making Dayton “The Adventure Capital of the Midwest!”




Shifts available within the following windows:

  • Friday, February 9, 10am–9pm
  • Saturday, February 10, 8:30am–8pm

Volunteer Opportunities by Area

  • General Event Set-up
  • Exhibitor Support Team
  • Float
  • Classroom Ambassador
  • Waiver Support
  • Hospitality Monitor
  • Information Central
  • Key Note Program Usher
  • MetroParks Booth Ambassadors
  • General Event Tear Down
  • Photographer/Videographer (professional experience requested)

For more information or to volunteer, contact Jenny Hymans at or 937-275-7275.

Volunteer Perks

  • FREE T-shirt
  • Access to the Volunteer Getaway on Saturday

Volunteer Orientations

To learn more about volunteer opportunities at the event, please attend one of The Adventure Summit Orientations held at the Wright State University Student Union, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy in Dayton, OH.

All interested volunteers must attend one.

  • Tuesday, January 30, 2018
  • Thursday, February 1, 2018

Registration requested; walk-ins welcome.

Contact Jenny Hymans at or 937-275-7275.

Additional Opportunities

If you are unable to volunteer at the event, you can still help!

We are always looking for places to advertise the event.If you need a poster to hang at work or promotional cards to pass out to your friends and colleagues, contact Jenny Hymans at or 937-275-7275.

If you have a website where you’d like to showcase a banner ad, please e-mail with size requirements.