Chantilly, VA
August 2 - 6, 2017

Volunteers

We have lots of work to do - glad you're here!  To help out, please contact us or email a volunteer directly.

Volunteers must be 18+years-old and are paid exhibitors.  We do not accept public visitors as volunteers.

Position Volunteer
Helper
To volunteer an hour or two, see the complete helper list.
I Walk The Line helpers Jonah Van Tine, Theodore Van Tine, Libby Weinman 6 vacancies
Bingo helpers Paul Freiling, Laura Lofton-Lemasters, Libby Weinman 9 vacancies
Bling Desk helpers Beth Hoffmann, Jen Hoffmann, Jenny Johnson, Thomas Johnston, Bernie Pawlak, Jerry Pawlak
Bounce Houses helpers 8 vacancies
Check-In Desk helpers Alisa Anderson, Mark Anderson, Thomas Johnston, Cate Kiefe, Marcus Lemasters, Jerry Pawlak, Brian Reed
Derby helpers 6 vacancies
Go Fish helpers Alisa Anderson, Mark Anderson 2 vacancies
Putt-Putt helpers Nicholas Weinman 1 vacancies
Ring Toss helpers 4 vacancies
Seminar
We always want more seminars!  To host a seminar, please be 18+ years old and contact us.
How to Program LEGO Mindstorms Jon Lazar  
A how-to walkthrough on how to program a LEGO Mindstorms robot.
 
LEGO & Arduino for Everyone Ian Rabusseau  
Adding tiny computers to already awesome MOCs! We'll give an introduction to the world of Arduino, along with different ways to integrate with LEGO components. Appropriate for everyone - from beginners to experienced gadget technicians. After the seminar, limited hands-on demonstrations will be available.
 
Mod Your Curved Train Track Thomas Johnston  
A thin hobby saw, 5 minutes, and LEGO RC curved tracks gives you slightly flexible RC track. Cut two 2/3rds tracks for outer curve double track. Trickier cut and filing makes an RC single crossover switch. Just plate together, or [shudder] glue.
 
Orientation to BrickFair Tony Sties  
Discover how to get the most out of this convention. Hear about games, seminars and other BrickFair activities. Get answers to your questions and learn who, where, when, and how.
 
Theme Leader Facebook
Micro (+Sculpture, Vignette) KC Ross  
Other (+Aircraft, Historical, Mosaic, Watercraft) Mark Shoger  
Space (+ApocaLEGO, Mecha, Micro-Space) Dan Rubin  
Train (+Town & Street) Jessica Rupp  
Justin Rupp  
MINDSTORMS (+Technic) Ian Warfield  
Bionicle Patrick Biggs   +
Castle, Knights, Viking, Pirates Matthew Bowman  
Great Ball Contraption Thomas Atkinson  
Stuart Roll  
Military Bret Harris   +
Pop Culture (not Star Wars) (+Star Wars) Jim Riner  
Steampunk Jon Lazar  
"X" TEN Sharon Vance  
Game/Event
$15 Draft Mark Shoger
$20 Draft Michael Bader  
$30 Draft Jason Wolfson  
Bingo Grande Todd Webb
Blind Build AFOL 1 VACANT
Blind Build AFOL 2 VACANT
Blind Build TFOL Denise Miller  
Boat Race VACANT
CAH Vignette Build (Adult Swim) Eric Seaberg
Cards Against Humanity (Adult Swim) Bret Harris
Charity Auction: Live Kim Petty  
Charity Auction: Silent Kim Petty  
Checkers Tournament Robert Nienaber
Closing Door Prizes Todd Webb
Combo-Build AFOL 1 VACANT
Combo-Build AFOL 2 VACANT
Combo-Build TFOL 1 Aimee Park  
Combo-Build TFOL 2 VACANT
Constructionary KFOL KC Ross
Constructionary T/AFOL KC Ross
Cornhole Tournament Linda Schamus
Dirty Brickster $10-$15 Mark Shoger
Dirty Brickster $20-$30 VACANT
Dirty Buildster AFOL 1 VACANT
Dirty Buildster AFOL 2 Allan O'Mara
Dirty Buildster AFOL 3 (Adult Swim) Jon Lazar
Dirty Buildster KFOL David Kresse
Dirty Buildster TFOL Alexander O'Mara
Early Draft VACANT
Exploding Kittens VACANT
First-Timer Dirty Buildster VACANT
First-Timer Draft Tony Sties
Fluxx VACANT
GBC Beginner Challenge Thomas Atkinson  
Go Fish Tournament 1 VACANT
Go Fish Tournament 2 Margaret O'Mara
Guesstimate VACANT
Heads Are Gonna Roll KFOL Heather Cullin
Heads Are Gonna Roll T/AFOL Heather Cullin
Hogwarts VACANT
Hold'em (Adult Swim) Randy Hamilton
Impaired Speed Build (Adult Swim) Lee Crabtree
MINDSTORMS: Sumo (Stock) Ian Warfield  
MINDSTORMS: Sumo (Unlimited) Ian Warfield  
MINDSTORMS: Trash Wars Ian Warfield  
MINDSTORMS: Tug-of-War Ian Warfield  
Minifig Swap Marcus Lemasters  
Missing Part Speed Build Jeremy Moody
Munchkin VACANT
Oh Yeah, I Knew That Tony Sties
One-Arm Speed Build TFOL VACANT
Opening Door Prizes Todd Webb
Parts Draft 1 John Rudy
Parts Draft 2 Charlie Stephens  
Pass The Brick Dave Gwon
Riddle Todd Webb
Seed Part Showdown 1 VACANT
Seed Part Showdown 2 VACANT
Settlers Of Catan 1 Andrew Bulthaupt  
Settlers Of Catan 2 Andrew Bulthaupt  
Skyscraper AFOL VACANT
Skyscraper TFOL Kerry Kazanjian
Small World VACANT
Technic Draft Stuart Roll  
Tiger Plastics Open VACANT
Tractor Time Build Kim Petty  
Vignette Swap VACANT
Wacky Racers AFOL VACANT
Wacky Racers TFOL VACANT
Yard Sale Saturday VACANT
Yard Sale Thursday VACANT
Staff
BrickFair Creator Todd Webb
Head Cashier Matt Webb
Theme Coordinator Alan Bernstein
Charity: Liaison Larry Spector  
Pod
Bingo Denise Miller Bingo: 1 host + 3 helpers during public hours. Pod is ideal for 1 person.
Hours: 3 setup, 8 public, 1 teardown.
Bling Desk Maddison Stapleton Bling Desk: 1 host + helpers during public hours. Pod is ideal for 1 person.
Hours: 6 setup, 8 private, 15 public, 4 teardown.
Bounce Houses Margaret O'Mara Bounce Houses: 2 hosts + helpers during public hours. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 2 setup, 15 public, 2 teardown.
Check-In Desk Robert Fries Check-In Desk: 1-person job + many helpers. Pod is ideal for 1 person.
Hours: 1 setup, 18 private, 1 teardown.
Coin Ops Jessica Rupp Coin Ops: 1 person job.
Hours: 2 setup, 4 public, 2 teardown.
Color Corner Aimee Park Color Corner: 1 person setup & teardown, minimal upkeep. Pod is ideal for 1 person.
Hours: 1 setup, 1 private, 2 public, 1 teardown.
Derby VACANT Derby: 2 hosts + 1 helper. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 3 setup, 15 public, 2 teardown.
Go Fish Allan O'Mara Go Fish: 2 hosts + hourly lunch-break helpers. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 2.5 setup, 15 public, 1.5 teardown.
" Alexander O'Mara Go Fish: 2 hosts + hourly lunch-break helpers. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 2.5 setup, 15 public, 1.5 teardown.
Guesstimate VACANT Guesstimate: 1 host.
Hours: 2 setup, 2 private, 2 public, 1 teardown.
Putt-Putt VACANT Putt-Putt: 2 people to setup/teardown, 1 host public. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 3.5 setup, 6.5 public, 2.5 teardown.
Reading Rest Stop Heather Cullin Reading Rest Stop: 2 setup/teardown staff, minimal upkeep. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 2 setup, 1 private, 1 public, 1.5 teardown.
Ring Toss Andrew Bulthaupt Ring Toss: 2 hosts + hourly lunch-break helpers. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 2.5 setup, 15 public, 1.5 teardown.
" Chelsea Dain Ring Toss: 2 hosts + hourly lunch-break helpers. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 2.5 setup, 15 public, 1.5 teardown.
Signmaster VACANT Signmaster: 2 people setup/teardown, 1 for public. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours per host: 3 setup, 0.5 private, 0.5 public, 2 teardown.
Theme Banners VACANT Theme Banners: 1 staff + 1 helper for setup/teardown. Pod is ideal for 2 people.
Hours: 3 setup, 2 teardown.
Your Pic Moderator Jason Wolfson Your Pic Moderator: 1 pic moderator (and sometimes photog). Pod is ideal for 1 person.
Hours: 1 setup, 2 private, 2 public,
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