Voices From the Past
FRIDAY, MAY 11TH, 2018
Westfield history comes to life!
Did you know Westfield, IN was involved in the Underground Railroad? Find out more about Westfield’s settlers at Voices from the Past 2018! Join us on a 90 min Living History Walk in which a tour guide will lead you through downtown Westfield and teach you about our city’s most historic locations. Along the walk, you will meet notable people from Westfield’s past (played by actors from Westfield Playhouse), learn their stories and interact with them! It’s a fun and educational event for people of all ages!
Voices from the Past returns for the 8th year on Friday, May 11th! This event allows residents and visitors to learn about Westfield’s deep roots. Tour guides will lead you through downtown Westfield pointing out historical landmarks, buildings and spaces. Along the 90 minute walking tour, you will encounter actors from Westfield Playhouse portraying prominent members of Westfield’s past. Hear their stories and understand how they came to be such influential figures in the development of our City.
Help Make Westfield Community Events Happen!
Volunteer Information and Sign Up:
We can’t make our community events happen without the support of our volunteers and partners. The City of Westfield Community Events and Engagement department strives to make volunteering as engaging and rewarding as possible. If you are interested in more information please reach out to our Westfield Welcome Manager, Bailey Spitznagle firstname.lastname@example.org or submit your contact information HERE
To sign up to be a volunteer for events, please follow the steps below:
- We love safe events and we want our volunteers to contribute to providing safety! All adult volunteers are required to submit a background check. Please fill out a background check form by clicking HERE . You will receive confirmation once your information has been accepted.
- Once you have been approved as an official Westfield Welcome volunteer you will receive upcoming volunteer opportunities and needs.
We are in need of volunteers for the following positions:
- Lead Tour Guide – Lead attendees from one acting station to the next. Use official tour guide information packet to convey supplemental history facts to attendees. Volunteer must be able to walk and stand for over 2 hours.
- Support Tour Guide – Support Lead Tour Guide in directing attendees from one acting station to the next. Use official tour guide information packet to convey supplemental history facts to attendees. Volunteer must be able to walk and stand for over 2 hours.
Use Our Community Events for Marketing!
Our community events offer businesses a fantastic marketing platform. We do our best to develop sponsorships with real marketing benefits that will help drive business to you. Beyond driving business to you, sponsorships are an excellent way to be a visible community stakeholder because your sponsorship dollars go directly back into the community.
2018 Westfield Community Events Sponsorship Guide HERE