Volunteering at Emerge Festival
Are you passionate about being a part of something bigger, and co-creating a festival? Emerge Festival is volunteer driven, you are a crucial role in creating life chaining experiences for our guests. If you feel passionate about getting a behind the scenes look at the logistics, organization and personalities needed to run the full out celebration that is Emerge Festival.
Apply to volunteer with Emerge Festival.
Frequently Asked Volunteer questions
What do I receive in exchange for volunteering?
You receive a one day festival wristband that gives you access to ALL workshops, onsite activities music and festival grounds. (Advance day selection required) In addition, you will be given volunteer wristband. This allows you to drop into classes any day or time when you are not on a shift. You will also be invited to our exclusive volunteer appreciation dinner and receive a free Volunteer shirt, swag bag and an abundance of appreciation for your contribution.
What is the volunteer time commitment for festivals?
We require 16-18 hours onsite for the one day festival pass and we give you access to the full program when you are not on shift. This can be spread out over 4 days or over two days.
When do you respond to the status of volunteer applications?
You can expect to here back from us within 2-6 weeks.
When will my volunteer schedule be posted?
Approximately 3 weeks prior to the event you will have access to your schedule through “Shiftboard." Our shiftboard manager will be in contact with you prior.
I would like to apply to Volunteer my photography services at Emerge Festival
Our volunteer department would love to hear from you. Fill out an application here.
Can I volunteer with my child/teenager/ friend?
Absolutely! You will be required to sign a parental consent waiver for children under 18. Your child/ teenager/ friend will be assigned an appropriate task with you at all times during your shifts. Please notify our volunteer Co-ordinator at the time of your volunteer application.
I would like to apply to volunteer teach at Emerge Festival. I am a yoga teacher, where do I apply?
Our programming department would love to hear from you. Fill out an application here. Note: We are full for 2017 and taking applications for our 2018 lineup.
Does Emerge Festival offer discounts on camping/ lodging for Volunteers?
Currently we do not offer discounts on camping for volunteers. However, we will upgrade you to an early arrival pass on Thursday with your “traditional Camping pass” purchase.
Can Volunteers arrive into Campgrounds early?
All volunteers are required to purchase a camping pass. We will upgrade you to an early arrival pass on Thursday with your “traditional Camping pass” purchase.