Volunteers are needed Friday, Aug. 1, and Saturday, Aug. 2, to help during the Dixie Softball World Series in Ponchatoula Recreation Park in Ponchaotula.

Volunteers are needed Friday to serve food, drinks and bus tables as well as promote Ponchatoula during the welcome reception for the Ponytails and Dixie Belles, their coaches, families and supporters, a news release from the chamber said.

The opening ceremonies will start at 6 p.m., and dinner will be served at 7 p.m. at the PARD gymnasium. Volunteers should be available starting at 6 p.m.

Volunteers are also needed to help from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday to help serve food and drinks, as well as assist with clean-up and activities during Louisiana Saturday Night in Memorial Park or in the Ponchatoula Community Center if it rains.

To volunteer, call the office at (985) 386-2536 or send an email to chamber@ponchatoulachamber.com.