Volunteer Opportunities for 2014

Are you interested in volunteering at Edmonton Folk Fest 2014?

Although most of our volunteer crews are full and have waiting lists, we are still accepting new volunteer applications here

We are currently recruiting for the following volunteer crews:

1. Nighthawks

This crew is responsible for overnight security of the festival site during the build, Festival weekend and teardown. Volunteers complete approximately 48 hours – two shifts before the festival, one during and one after. Volunteers on the Nighthawks crew should be prepared to work overnight (all-night) in all weather conditions.

2. Perimeter Security

This crew is responsible for making sure the Festival’s fence line (around the Edmonton Ski Club and Gallagher Park) is secure. Volunteers complete approximately 20 hours throughout the Festival weekend (generally a 5 hour shift per day). Standing is required. Positions are available on the B and C shifts. Volunteers must be available for the entire shift schedule.

Perimeter Security B Shift:

Thursday (7pm – 1am)

Friday (2pm – 7:30pm)

Saturday (8am – 1:30pm)

Sunday (6:30pm – 12am)