• Volunteer

  • The Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce works hard to encourage a positive business climate, promote Bethel as a tourist destination, and organize some of Bethel’s biggest events.  We need volunteers throughout the year, and students are welcome!




    Saturday, July 17, 2021 (Always the third Saturday in July) - CANCELED FOR 2021

    The biggest event in Bethel! Help is needed:

    • On the organizing committee
    • Setting up and taking down tents, tables, and chairs
    • Staffing the Chamber’s info & sales booth
    • Directing traffic around road closures
    • Setting up the parade
    • Removing waste throughout the day

    Harvestfest & Chowdah Cookoff

    Saturday, September 18, 2021 (Always the 3rd Saturday in September)

    A fun fall event on the common with a chowder competition, arts & crafts vendors, and a farmers’ market.  Jobs include:

    • Waste sorting and removal – we are always looking for ways to be more sustainable!
    • Set-up and removal of tables, chairs, and tents
    • Food prep – baked potatoes, grill, etc.
    • Chowder ticket sellers


    Other opportunities

    We occasionally need help with our visitors’ information center – organizing, tidying, making copies, etc.

    Got an idea for a new or improved community event, either big or small? Get involved in a planning committee or talk to us about how we can support each other.


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