Volunteer Opportunities

We have a lot going on at Burritt and we need your help!

Updated Monthly

Mardi Gras Dinner, Tuesday, February 21. Sign-up HERE! Volunteers (age 21+) will welcome and greet or assist staff and serve guests. Let’s celebrate Mardi Gras! The evening begins with a welcome cocktail, appetizers and lots of Mardi Gras Beads! Delicious gourmet dinner follows with dessert! Live music to add to the festivities.

Spring Day Camp Counselors, Monday thru Friday, March 13 – 17. Sign-up HERE! Camp Counselors to assist kids grades K-5 with crafts, games, hikes and more. Counselors should be at least 14 years old; adults or teens are welcome. Shift times 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM and/or 1:30 to 5:30 PM. Orientation will be each day at 8 AM and 1 PM for first day volunteers.

Spring Farm Day Field Trip, Friday, March 24. Sign-up HERE! Volunteers will assist the Education Department presenting an 1800’s skill or activity to children (toys, games, chores, churn butter, cord wool and more). No experience required. Instructions, tools and historic dress provided.

Spring Seafood Dinner, Friday March 31. Sign-up HERE! Volunteers (age 21+) will welcome and greet or assist staff and serve guests. More info coming soon.

Cocktails at The View, Wednesday evenings, April – October. Sign-up HERE! Volunteers (age 21+) will assist guests as they enjoy cocktails and gourmet foods while taking in the breathtaking view of the city and overlook. Several shifts available. Click on each weekly tab on sign-up for more dates. 

Easter Jubilee, Saturday, April 8. Sign-up HERE! Volunteers, please join us for an Easter adventure like no other you’ve experienced! We need your help with handing out candy and toy filled eggs, operating the gem mining sluice and arts and crafts.

Spring Farm Day, Saturday, April 29. Sign-up HERE! Volunteers will assist the Education Department by presenting an 1800’s skill or activity to children (toys, games, chores, churn butter, cord wool and more). No experience required. Instructions, tools and historic dress provided.

City Lights & Stars Summer Concert Series, May thru September. Sign-up HERE! Volunteers will assist with greeting, check-in, serving dinner to VIP, bartending and making everyone feel welcomed. Bonus! Be our guest and bring your outdoor chair and stay and listen after your volunteer shift is over. Click on each monthly tab on sign-up for more dates.

Historical Women’s Wear Event, Saturday, May 13. Sign-up HERE!  Volunteers needed to help children with crafts and with the Gem Mining Sluice. More info coming.

Summer Day Camp Counselors, Monday thru Friday, June thru July. Sign-up HERE! Camp Counselors to assist kids grades K-5 with crafts, games, hikes and more. Counselors should be at least 14 years old; adults or teens are welcome. Shift times 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM and/or 1:30 to 5:30 PM. Orientation will be each day at 8 AM and 1 PM for first day volunteers. Click on each weekly tab on sign-up for more dates.

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

Adopt-A-Mile, Burritt Brigade, Education Docent, Living History Interpreter, Mansion Docent, Special Events and Trail and Forest.

For more info about volunteering, please visit: burrittonthemountain.com/volunteer or contact Gina Hurst at gina.hurst@huntsvilleal.gov or 256-512-5570