Volunteer for Festival of Manchester


We couldn’t run FOM without the dedication, energy and enthusiasm of Manchester’s dedicated volunteer force.  We’re looking for event volunteers to help preparations, greet the public at the event, support the management of the stages/artists and show their passion for our festival and our city. In return, you’ll get a meal ticket, travel expenses with receipt and a fantastic free t-shirt.

Applications to volunteer is now open so if you feel you have something to offer then come join our team.

Closing date: Saturday 24th August 2019


Stage management & artist liaison

To assist at one of the activity/performance areas and enable the smooth running of the festival programme

Assisting public as a source of information and handing out programmes

You’ll be the public face of the festival

Market Research

Conducting a questionnaire helping us to gather information about the festival attendees

Full training on the day will be given for all three roles

Benefits and perks: Packed lunch or meal ticket, travel expenses with receipt and free t-shirt.

Festival of Manchester

Festival of Manchester