Thank you for being a part of the 2018 East Lansing Art Festival. Our volunteers help make this a wonderful event! Registered volunteers receive a free festival t-shirt. We look forward to seeing you in May!
Artist Check-In (10)
Greet and check-in artists as they arrive. Welcome them to East Lansing and direct them to their assigned booth space. Ability to be on your feet for an extended period of time.
Directional Assistant -Traffic Director (4)
Monitor and direct artists in designated parking areas
Directional Assistant -Traffic Director (7)
Guide artists to booth location, help traffic flow and assist with artist parking. Ability to stand for extended periods of time.
Bike Parking Attendant (4)
Help us promote an active community! Volunteers will greet festival attendees who arrive on bicycle and help to park and guard their bikes in the bike corral.
Booth Runner/Festival Ambassador (4)
Booth Runner/Festival Ambassadors will give artists a helping hand, answer questions, watch booths for artists on break, and serve as an ambassador for the festival to both artists and attendees. Ability to walk the length of the festival site.
Information Booth/Festival Outreach (4)
Smiling faces are always needed to help point people in the right direction. Volunteers should be familiar with the downtown EL community. Outreach volunteers will assist in issuing a survey of festival attendees as well.
Music Stage Assistant (2)
Music Stage Assistants will greet performers, direct backstage parking, assist with CD sales, and run miscellaneous errands at the Music Stage as directed by the Stage Host.
Artist Demonstration Attendant
Greet artist demonstrators and festival attendees in the art demonstration area. Provide information and assistance as needed.
Booth Runner/Festival Ambassador (6)
Green Team (2)
The Green Team will assist in making the EL Art Festival 'green' by helping with recycling efforts & refilling water stations to keep the festival clean and green! This position involves some lifting and being on your feet.
Pop-Up Gallery Assistant (2)
Assist visitors in the Pop-Up Gallery in the Marriott Lobby
Artist Check-Out Team (12)
The Festival Check-Out and Wrap Team is CRITICAL to ensuring a fast and easy process for our artists. This team will help to set up the process for artists, educate and inform artists on how to properly and safely check out, and assist them in doing so.