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Festival Assistant Volunteers – Surge Festival 2024

Festival assistant volunteers needed! Surge Festival 2024 takes place 20th-21st July. Join us and assist with festival prep and helping out during the festivities. If you are interested in street arts, physical theatre and circus and have enthusiasm for learning behind the scenes, get in touch by Monday 17th June (5pm) Contact karen@surge.scot.

Festival Assistant Volunteers


●               Building connections with artists, producers and other volunteers

●               Full training

●               Experience interacting with the public

●               Experience of assisting in the running of a major arts festival

●               Free meals provided per volunteering day

●               Travel expenses covered

●               Opportunity to see outdoor street theatre performances at the Festival


Monday 17th June (5pm): Closing date for applications

Tuesday 25th June:           Volunteer interviews (short, informal interview) 

Tuesday 9th July:              Training Session (late afternoon/ evening) Merchant City, Glasgow

15th – 19th July:                1 volunteer shift during the week

Sat 20th & Sun 21st July:   SURGE Festival, both days

For more information and how to apply, please visit: https://www.surge.scot/festival-assistant-volunteers