It’s the most fun unpaid job in town! Volunteer for Festival and you’ll join a virtual army of dedicated people who return year after year to make this West Michigan arts event possible.

Festival of the Arts 2016 is June 3, 4 and 5!

How to volunteer

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Current volunteers

Hi Volunteers! The Volunteer Hub is where you'll find all the latest and greatest information on what's going on with our Festival family. Check your emails from the festival Co-Chairs for connection information. Or send a message to them through the contact page to get it.


As a Festival volunteer, you might:

  • Set up chairs at a stage
  • Paint cute designs on little kids’ faces
  • Help older kids create their own masterpiece
  • Assist visitors at an art exhibit
  • Work with a stage crew
  • Help with cleanup
  • And more!

There are literally hundreds of volunteer jobs at Festival, for kids over age 12 as well as families and individuals. All it takes is your willingness to help make Festival happen.

  • Work in 2-3-hr. shifts – whenever you’re available
  • Set-up begins the Wednesday before Festival
  • Volunteers especially needed during Festival weekend

Want more information? Contact us »