Street Team

We are always looking for motivated art and music lovers to join our Street Team and help spread the word about our upcoming art shows, concerts, events. If you are enthusiastic about art, live music, and want to get involved in the art scene, this is your chance! As a member of our Street Team, you will place posters and distribute postcards in high-traffic areas in and around McHenry County. In return, you will become a part of Lakeside Arts Park At The Dole inner circle, among the first to hear about upcoming art shows, concerts in ‘the Listening Room’ At The Dole, and you may also qualify for free tickets, posters, merchandise, and more.


POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

• Passing out/hanging up posters to promote upcoming shows at Lakeside Arts Park At The Dole.
• Distributing postcards.
• Providing Lakeside Arts Park At The Dole with feedback about audience response in your area, marketing techniques that worked, and your overall promotional experience.
• Announcing art shows and performances on Facebook, Twitter, etc. (pre-approved by Lakeside Arts Park At The Dole marketing department)


REQUIREMENTS

• Reliable transportation is needed to pick up and distribute promotional materials. This does necessarily mean a car, but you will need to be able to get to Lakeside Arts Park At The Dole once a month.
• A digital camera or camera phone to email pictures of the materials you distribute at various locations in your area.
• Facebook and/or Twitter accounts and knowledge of those networks is preferred.

In appreciation for their help, street team members can qualify for:

» Tickets to concerts at ‘the Listening Room’ At The Dole.
» Opportunities to purchase tickets before they go on sale to the public.
» Access to special promotional materials, including posters and recordings.
» ‘the Listening Room’ At The Dole merchandise.

If you are interested in joining our Street Team, send us an e-mail at Marketing@LakesideArtsPark.org. Please include your name and the neighborhood where you live, as well as other areas where you might be able to distribute posters and flyers. We’d also love to know about your relationship with art; favorite artist, style of art and music—favorite bands, genres, venues, etc.