PARTICIPATE - VOLUNTEER AT BUMBERSHOOT 2017

Volunteer Applications will open JULY 24, 2017

Bumbershoot would not be possible without the hundreds of volunteers who serve thousands of hours each summer to ensure that festival patrons have a safe, fun, and dynamic experience. 

Please e-mail volunteers@onereel.org for any further information regarding volunteering for Bumbershoot.

What is the benefit of volunteering at the festival?

Volunteers have a unique opportunity to experience Bumbershoot behind the scenes, learning about media, press, catering, security, production, operations, and more. Volunteers can earn an exclusive volunteer t-shirt and festival passes.

When can I sign up to volunteer? What jobs are available?

All volunteer positions and information about how to register will be available on Monday, July 24, 2017.

How old do you have to be to volunteer?

Volunteers need to be 16 years of age or older. Volunteers under the age of 18 need to have a parent/guardian sign their Code of Conduct & Waiver. Some positions may require a volunteer to be 18 or 21 years old.

I have or am seeking experience in technical production. Can I volunteer with your tech crews?

Our tech crew does not require volunteer support. We encourage you to sign up for a different volunteer position on July 24th!

I have or am seeking experience as a photographer. May I volunteer as a photographer?

We are not looking for volunteer photographers. We encourage you to sign up for a different volunteer position on July 24th!

I have a condition/injury that limits my mobility and/or ability to lift heavy things. Can I still volunteer for Bumbershoot?

Absolutely! Bumbershoot’s volunteer program is open to anyone over age 16. Some of our positions will have physical requirements, so read the descriptions carefully. If you get on site and don’t think you can handle your assigned position, speak up! We’ll find another way for you to be involved.

I have or am seeking experience as a medical professional. May I volunteer in your medical tent?

We are not looking for volunteer medical professionals. We encourage you to sign up for a different volunteer position on July 24th!

I still have questions. Who do I contact?

Please e-mail volunteers@onereel.org for any further information regarding volunteering for Bumbershoot.

One Reel and Bumbershoot's volunteer program does not discriminate in making its event premises available for use on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity, political ideology, creed, ancestry or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability.