Volunteer Opportunities

Join our wonderful team of volunteers for 2022!

Please fill out the following registration form

Email volunteerobf@gmail.com for any questions. 


Roles include* 

Registration and Information: Are you friendly and detail-oriented? You could be the face of our event!

  • Enthusiastically welcome guests

  • Check in guests upon arrival in accordance with provincial regulations (proof of vaccination, valid government ID)

  • Sell passes

  • Answer questions regarding the event schedule, workshops, and venue

  • Smile and have fun!


Backstage Assistant: Are you not afraid to speak up and get people’s attention? Do you thrive in a fast-paced, energetic atmosphere? Do you love all things showbiz?

  • Organize performers in order of appearance

  • Attendance and check-in of performers to the backstage area

  • Monitor flow of performers on and off the stage area

  • Check out all the amazing costumes!


Workshop Monitor: Do you like keeping things on track? Do you love the idea of making the events run smoothly and on time? 

  • Monitor the workshop space for capacity, traffic flow

  • Answer questions regarding the workshop schedule

  • Give instructors a 5-minute warning

  • Encourage guests to exit the workshop space in a timely manner

  • Get an inside look at incredible workshops and instructors!


Technical Assistant: Are you just a little tech savvy? Do you like solving problems?

  • Ensure instructors are able to plug in their music devices to the sound system (phones, Ipods, etc.)

  • Keep track of aux cords during your shift

  • Assist instructors with sound check

  • Coordinate with OBF staff for any problems


Floater: A little bit of everything, and a whole lot of fun!

  • Fill in for any missing roles

  • Assist the Volunteer Coordinator or organization team with other tasks


*not limited to

You will not necessarily receive your first choice of volunteer role

September 2019-Festival Weekend