Volunteer

Volunteers are the lifeblood of the Corvallis Fall Festival! We cannot thank them enough. Volunteering for Corvallis Fall Festival is positive and rewarding time-well-spent. Our volunteers’ efforts help bring the community together to celebrate the arts, and we have a lot of fun making it all happen.

The following are descriptions of typical volunteer positions we look to fill in order to make the festival happen every year.

Composting / Recycling Team: We strive to maintain a green and sustainable festival and we require a number of volunteers to help make this happen. Sign up here.

Facilities Set-up/Break-Down: A great cardio-strengthening workout in disguise. Help with set up on Friday or tear down on Sunday evening. Friday Set-Up: Sign Up Here                      Sunday Take-Down: Sign Up Here

Art Lover: Get an insider’s view while you booth sit for artists,  giving them a much needed break throughout both Saturday and Sunday of the festival weekend.  Boothsitter Sign Up 

Friday Artists Check-In and Park Traffic Control: Althoughthere is a ton of action that takes place on Saturday and Sunday of the festival, we need just as much help from our volunteers on Friday as we welcome artists to Central Park! We are looking for helpful individuals who would like to help check artist in at our gazebo and direct them through the park to their assigned booth area. Sign Up Here

Fall Festival Merchandise Sales & Information Booth: Answer festival questions, help patrons find a specific artist and sell Fall Festival merchandise using an Ipad to process credit cards. Sign Up Here

Hospitality Tent: Early morning coffee and snacks are provided for artists and volunteers. We need help setting up, restocking and tearing down throughout Saturday and Sunday morning. Sign Up Here

Bicycle Valet: Help us facilitate a lower impact Fall Festival as we allow attendees to bike to the festival. Link for sign up to come. Sign Up Here

General Park Management 2016: Help keep Fall Festival clean! We need volunteers to work in pairs to help wipe down food court tables and pick up any trash that might accumulate throughout the festival area. This is also a great opportunity to mix and mingle with the crowds as you maintain order in Central Park. Sign Up Here

Community Welcome Neighborhood Canvassing:  Volunteers have the option of a) knocking on doors and talking to neighbors or b) hanging door hangers.  Volunteers share information that encourages livability and good neighborly behavior to helps maintain Corvallis’ ranking as one of the nation’s top college towns and best place to live.  While individuals are encouraged to volunteer for two hours (1-3pm), individuals may check-in at the OSU Booth at the Corvallis Fall Festival to canvas anytime between 1 and 3pm. Sign Up Here

If you belong to an organization that would like to donate their time to volunteering in a group setting, please contact us via email at director@corvallisfallfestival.com or at our office by calling 541.752.9655 for more information.

For a more complete description of volunteer roles, please download this document.


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