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Job listing closed on 10 Jul 2024
26 Apr 2024

Game Presentation In-Game Host, Lakeland

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Lakeland, FL, USA
Part Time
1+ year exp.

Job Summary:

The In-Game Host will be responsible for engaging and entertaining fans during game breaks during sixty-six (66) Flying Tigers regular season games. Collaboration with Game Presentation Producer to ensure effective and appropriate fan engagement.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide live entertainment and engagement during home games to enhance the overall fan experience.

  • Coordinate and host on-field activities, promotions, and contests between innings to keep fans entertained during breaks in the game.

  • Engage with fans in the stadium, encouraging crowd participation, leading cheers, and creating a lively and positive atmosphere.

  • Conduct on-field interviews with fans, players, coaches, and other team personnel. This may involve impromptu or scripted interactions.

  • Work with sponsors to integrate promotions and giveaways into the in-game entertainment, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable experience for both fans and sponsors.

  • Collaborate with the game production team to plan and script in-game entertainment elements, ensuring they align with the overall game day experience.

  • Manage crowd energy and dynamics, encouraging positive fan behavior and sportsmanship.

  • Be flexible and able to adapt to changes in the game schedule, weather delays, or other unforeseen circumstances.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Previous experience as an event host, emcee, or in a similar role with a focus on live entertainment.

  • High energy, enthusiasm, and a genuine passion for engaging with fans and creating a fun atmosphere.

  • Excellent verbal communication skills and the ability to connect with a diverse audience.

  • Ability to read and respond to the energy of the crowd, adjusting the level of engagement accordingly.

  • Collaborative and able to work effectively with other game day staff, including production crews, mascots, and promotional teams.

  • Bring creativity to the role by developing new and engaging entertainment ideas to enhance the fan experience.

  • Basic understanding of baseball and the specific team's culture preferred.

Working Conditions:

  • Office & Outdoor Stadium Environment.

  • Irregular and extended hours including nights, weekends, and holidays.


The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.

All items listed above are illustrative and not comprehensive. They are not contractual in nature and are subject to change at the discretion of Detroit Tigers.

Detroit Tigers is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual’s race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The Company will strive to provide reasonable accommodations to permit qualified applicants who have a need for an accommodation to participate in the hiring process (e.g., accommodations for a job interview) if so requested.