Join our team of volunteers!

  • Meet new people and work with an incredible volunteer team
  • Gain valuable special event experience
  • Improve your customer service skills & more!
  • Receive a Kamloops International Buskers Festival Volunteer T-Shirt and snacks/drinks during your shift

Volunteers are expected to:

  • Attend an Orientation and Training Session prior to the festival
  • Be 16 years of age or older
  • Complete a minimum of two 4-hour shifts (8 to 10  hours)
  • Be comfortable providing customer service and interacting with the public
  • Be comfortable with actively working outside for the majority of your shift

Volunteers are needed to help in the following areas:

  • Ambassadors – to assist with promoting the festivities, providing information, and assistance on site for everyone including attendee surveying
  • Pitch Pals / Runners – assist with a variety of tasks (will require lifting and standing for long periods of time)
  • Environment / Hospitality– to help ensure that the site is kept looking beautiful for visitors to the Festival. Help to look after the artists and guest by ensuring that the green room is clean , friendly, relaxed and fully stocked environment.
  • Information Booth – greets festival guests with smile and provide information about the Busker Festival.  Volunteers on this crew learn everything there is to know about the Festival; who, what, where, and how!  Selling of merchandise and provide change for visitors at the Festival
  • Volunteer Services – to assist in the day to day running of the volunteer tent and acts as a floater to all other teams as needed. This position also assist with the artist vendors
  • Busk Stops / Art Installations – assist performers and local artists or organizations
  • Festival Site Setup & Tear-out (will require lifting and standing for long periods of time)

Apply Now

If you would like to volunteer for the Kamloops International Busker Festival, please complete the online form below!