Volunteers

Come help us make the 2017 CenterFest Arts Festival a success this September 16th and 17th!

300+ volunteers are needed for the weekend.

CenterFest Volunteer Registration is OPEN!

We use both SignUp (formerly known as VolunteerSpot) and Wayfinders, to organize our CenterFest Volunteer Registration. Use the links below to volunteer:

Volunteers will also receive a free CenterFest 2017 t-shirt to thank them for their time and efforts.

Volunteer Shifts

You may volunteer for as many shifts as you like. Shifts range in time from 1.5 to 3.5 hours long. Visit the CenterFest Volunteer Registration Pages and find the shift that works for you!

Some of our positions include:

  • Artist Services Assistant: Work with exhibiting artists to find their booths, help them get setup, and help out around the exhibition booths.
  • Kids Zone: Engage your inner child and help out around the kids zone with arts, crafts, and other fun family activities.
  • Gate Greeters: Welcome the public to CenterFest and help with handing out maps, Fest programs, and keeping tally of attendants.

For more information about volunteer positions see the full position descriptions here.

Volunteer Training Sessions

After you sign up to be a CenterFest 2017 Volunteer, please plan to attend one of the the Volunteer Information sessions held at Durham Arts Council. Volunteer Information Sessions will be at held at Durham Arts Council on Wednesday, September 13 – volunteers may either attend the 12:30pm or 5:30pm session.