Food Network Looking For Volunteers During Muncie Filming

Photo used with permission.Photo used with permission.

By: Allyson Kircher, Associate Producer, Lando Entertainment—

Metuchen, NJ—The Food Network Show, Restaurant: Impossible is coming to Muncie, IN on July 23rd and 24th! We are seeking enthusiastic individuals that would love to work with Robert Irvine and his talented renovation team as design and construction volunteers on the show!

Volunteers may be any licensed or certified individuals in painting, crafting, constructing, remodeling, cleaning, decorating etc. (depending on your skill set). We are always looking for skilled contractors, electricians, plumbers, upholsters’ and painters to help out and donate their time but we welcome all skill sets and skill levels always.

The volunteer schedule is as follows:

Day #1 – Tuesday, July 23rd: 12:00PM to 7:00PM

Day #2 – Tuesday, July 23rd: 7:00PM to 2:00AM

Day #3 – Wednesday, July 24th: 10:30AM to 6:00PM

We are only interested in volunteers, however, meals will be provided.

You must be 18 years or older to volunteer.

All volunteers must sign an appearance release and volunteer agreement on site.

Please wear sneakers or boots and work clothing with no logos.

If interested, please email us at by Friday, July 19th at 12:00PM (PST) with your preferred day(s), full name, email address, cell number and skill set/ related profession (ex: plumber or painter). Please use the following subject line: 1507 RETRO Volunteer

Anyone who replies to volunteer is guaranteed a spot. Confirmation emails will be sent the day before each day you intend on volunteering.


Restaurant: Impossible invites you to the Madison Street Retro Diner for their grand re-opening on Wednesday, July 24th at 7pm!

Restaurant: Impossible is hosted by Chef Robert Irvine. Robert’s Challenge: Save America’s most desperate restaurants from impending failure in just two days with only $10,000.

Come dine with us and be one of the first patrons to see the newly renovated space. If you are interested in making a reservation at the Madison Street Retro Diner for their grand re-opening, please email the Restaurant: Impossible production @ by Friday, July 19th, at 12:00pm (PST). Please use the following in your subject line: 1508 RETRO RESERVATIONS

PLEASE NOTE: Production is NOT covering the cost of your meal – you will be responsible for paying your own bill. This event is first come first serve by email and we CANNOT guarantee everyone who responds will get a table. If you are selected, you will receive a confirmation email close to the date of the dinner. Unfortunately, we cannot have any guests under 8 years old.

Please include your contact information (full name, email address, cell number) your party size (number of people at your table) and the names of the people in your party.


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