Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer with Capital Bachata Festival

Current Volunteer Opportunities: 

Registration and Information: Are you friendly and detail-oriented? You could be the face of our event!
  • Enthusiastically welcome guests
  • Check in guests upon arrival in accordance with provincial regulations (proof of vaccination, valid government ID)
  • Sell passes
  • Answer questions regarding the event schedule, workshops, and venue
  • Smile and have fun!
Backstage Assistant: 
Are you not afraid to speak up and get people’s attention? Do you thrive in a fast-paced, energetic atmosphere? Do you love all things showbiz?
  • Organize performers in order of appearance
  • Attendance and check-in of performers to the backstage area
  • Monitor flow of performers on and off the stage area
  • Check out all the amazing costumes!
Workshop Monitor: 
Do you like keeping things on track? Do you love the idea of making the events run smoothly and on time? 
  • Monitor the workshop space for capacity, traffic flow
  • Answer questions regarding the workshop schedule
  • Give instructors a 5-minute warning
  • Encourage guests to exit the workshop space in a timely manner
  • Get an inside look at incredible workshops and instructors!
Technical Assistant: 
Are you just a little tech savvy? Do you like solving problems?
  • Ensure instructors are able to plug in their music devices to the sound system (phones, Ipods, etc.)
  • Keep track of aux cords during your shift
  • Assist instructors with sound check
  • Coordinate with CBF staff for any problems
A little bit of everything, and a whole lot of fun!
  • Fill in for any missing roles
  • Assist the Volunteer Coordinator or organization team with other tasks

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undercurrents Festival Volunteer

We are gearing up for the undercurrents festival from February 8-18 and we`d love your help. If you`re interested in volunteering this year, here is some information and links to sign up for shifts!

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Come volunteer at the Ottawa Fringe festival and see FREE SHOWS.

This is a great opportunity for theatre students, recent grads or those newly in the arts scene looking to network, or anyone looking to have some fun this winter!

We are looking for volunteers on the following dates: February 8 - 18 2023 - evening and weekends

More Information:

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Ottawa Grassroots Festival 2023 is looking for volunteers!

Ottawa Grassroots Festival 2023 will run from Thursday, April 20 - Sunday, April 22 at St. Andrew`s Presbyterian Church, 82 Kent St, Ottawa & Irene`s Pub, 885 Bank St, Ottawa.


OGF is looking for volunteers in all areas. Here are a few examples:

  • Smart Serve Certified Beverage Server/Bartender
  • Community Outreach
  • Sponsorship & Fundraising 
  • Merchandise Sales & Box Office
  • Snack Bar
  • Artist Hospitality
  • Customer Care
  • Volunteer Check-in
  • Floater
  • Stage Crew
  • Photography Team

If you are interested please sign up at:

To learn more about the Ottawa Grassroots Festival:

The Ottawa Grassroots Festival (OGF) is a non-profit, community-based, volunteer-run organization dedicated to cultivating community at the local level through a vibrant annual festival of concerts and participatory workshops. The festival runs for four days, with three evenings of ticketed concerts and free daytime programming all day Saturday and Sunday.

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Volunteer with the Canadian Tulip Festival

The Canadian Tulip Festival exists through the participation of our generous volunteers. From corporate teams to individual altruists, we rely on the support of our caring community.

Have a passion for the great outdoors? Love gardening and meeting new people from all over the world? Join us and become a Canadian Tulip Festival Volunteer.  Share your passion for flowers with visitors from all over the globe, and help our guests learn more about Ottawa’s official flower and the incredible variations displayed in the NCC garden beds. We have several different options for Volunteer Participation and are always happy to welcome corporate volunteer teams looking to fulfill their volunteer hours in a fun, floral festival.

Benefits of Volunteering with the Canadian Tulip Festival


  • Certification for volunteer hours as required & requested
  • Free snacks on site
  • Free Canadian Tulip Festival Volunteer T-Shirt 
  • Well organized volunteer teams, suited to your skills and tailored to your enjoyment
  • On site walkthroughs and training

Visit for more information and to register! 

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Volunteer with Almonte Celtfest

The success of Celtfest would not be possible without the help of our many volunteers.  By joining our team you gain valuable experience that looks great on a resume and can help you achieve your career goals!  We have many different responsibilities that need to be filled.

The Perks of Being a Volunteer:

  • Great learning experience
  • Experience amazing Celtic entertainment
  • Meet new people
  • Get involved in your community
  • Experience the Celtfest team spirit
  • Hone your leadership skills
  • Get outside and celebrate summer with an all weekend summer concert
  • Pick up volunteer hours
  • Add Almonte Celtfest to your resume under Volunteer experience – we’ll vouch for you!

To apply please visit:

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