Volunteer at the State Fair Eco Experience

Sign Up for a 4-hour shift and receive FREE admission to the Fair!


Our Eco Experience Volunteers

Commit to one or more 4-hour shift(s):
Shift options include:

  • 9am-1pm
  • 1pm-5pm
  • 5pm-9pm

From August 23 through September 3, 2018

Attend the volunteer training session:

  • Wednesday, August 15th, from 6-8pm at Mayflower Church
  • Receive one admission ticket for each day you volunteer
  • Dinner will be provided

And while at their shift:

  • Wear an MRES shirt (from a previous year) or an Eco Experience shirt (provided)
  • Are personable, kind, and interested in learning what visitors know about solar
  • Share MRES messages and inspire visitors to give solar a try

Why Volunteer with MRES?

  • Gain experience in the renewable energy field
  • Learn about our mission, vision, and organizational systems
  • Gain practical and philanthropic training in nonprofit work
  • Contemplate the role of renewable energy in contemporary society
  • Work closely with a member of the MRES staff
  • Attend monthly speakers and committee meetings

Other Ways to Get Involved

Become a Member

  • Support renewable energy development, education, and advocacy by becoming a Minnesota Renewable Energy Society (MRES) member today!

Serve on a Committee

  • Committee membership is open to all MRES members. Contact us for more information or to volunteer to serve on any of our Standing Committees.

Attend an Event

  • Attend a Board Meeting, take a renewable energy class, or check out the Solar Boat Regatta, Eco Experience at the Minnesota State Fair, Minnesota Solar Tour, or other MRES event.