Volunteering to work at the first Northwoods Blues Festival (NFB) in 2015 is an opportunity to become part of what we are certain will become a most exciting major annual event in the Wisconsin Northwoods area. We have lined up some major talent for this event and we expect a great turn-out of Blues fans.

To make this festival a success, we need many responsible, committed, hard working volunteers to help. For volunteering to work a minimum of 4 hours of your time you will receive free admission to the festival. Volunteers get free admission only for the day they volunteer. If they volunteer for both days they get in both days. If they Volunteer for one day, they get in only on that day.

Volunteer Rules

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • You will need to provide picture ID.
  • You agree to hold NFB , the festival, or anyone involved with the festival harmless for any injury or illness that happens curing the festival event.
  • You agree to conduct yourself in a responsible and dignified manner at all times.
  • No drinking of alcoholic beverages during working hours.

Volunteer Areas

  • SET UP – assist in setting up stage, merchandise tent, hospitality tent, etc., must be able to lift up to 75 lbs.
  • GATE ATTENDANTS – collect entrance fees, make change, operate credit card machine, put wristbands on customers
  • OPERATIONS CENTRAL – serve in information/communications center connecting all elements of festival
  • MERCHANDISE SALES – sell Northwoods Blues Festival merchandise and artist’s merchandise, handle cash transactions, operate a credit card machine
  • STAGE ROADIES – assist bands in stage set up and take down, must be able to lift up to 75 lbs.
  • SECURITY – insure customers have entrance wristbands, help with audience control, report security breaches to Chief of Security
  • TAKE DOWN – assist in striking stage and tents, clean area, must be able to lift up to 75 lbs.

Volunteer Schedule

Thursday June 25, 2015 Noon-4pm and 4pm – 8pm (Setup) Friday June 26, 2015 Noon-4pm and 4pm–8pm and 8pm–12am (Festival) Saturday June 27, 2015 Noon–4pm and 4pm–8pm and 8pm–12am (Festival) Sunday June 28, 2015 10am–2pm (Tear Down) *All times are approximate and subject to change.
Northwoods Blues Festival

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