Shaping the future of Aboriginal Tourism

Call for Volunteers

Festival Dates: June 21, 22 & 23, 2017
Festival Location: Victoria, BC
Festival Venue: Royal BC Museum Plaza
Application Deadline: Friday 1, 2017

Volunteer Opportunities

Indigenous Tourism BC is looking for passionate, self-motivated and energetic volunteers to be a part of our Indigenous Cultural Tourism Festival 2018 in Victoria at the Royal BC Museum. Are you looking for a hands-on opportunity to be involved with various areas of the festival? Do you have a passion for the arts and culture community? Do you want to learn more about Indigenous culture and give back to the community? We’d like to connect with you to make the festival a success for Victoria!

We have roles for all levels of Volunteering! We have opportunities from a few hours of volunteering, to the entire festival.

Volunteer Opportunities with ITBC Victoria Festival (Event Set-Up to Event Days)

On Festival days – We have vendors, artists and over 30 performances throughout the 3 days on the main stage. There will be a steady schedule of performances with 15 minute breaks in between each performance. We require assistance with making sure the overall festival runs smooth and organized.

Festival Logistics Volunteer Areas

  • Register and Sign In for performers, vendors, and storytellers – Welcome and communicate the logistics, set up, take down.
  • Ushering and Customer Service – ITBC information booth, guest services, welcoming and information for visitors to festival. General questions and festival information and ITBC information.
  • Onsite ITBC Outreach – ITBC Information and Contest. Gathering information from visitors for ITBC social media and promotion of the Indigenous tourism industry.
  • Support with event set up and take down – initial set up on Wednesday 20th – the set up and take down for vendors is daily
  • Support with event security – watching over the hospitality area during event
  • Assist with event cleanup

Click here to download Aboriginal Cultural Festival 2018 volunteer application form