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Volunteer opportunity

Ashington Festival

We depend on hundreds of volunteers, people just like you, who can lend a hand. Could you make a difference, today?

What’s the role?

  • Helping look after the fundraising and awareness stand we’ll have at the festival, which will also have a few fun games for people to try.
  • Helping to set up and pack down the gazebo.

When will I volunteer?

Saturday 20 August

Shifts available: 12pm-3pm or 3pm-6pm

Find out about the event

The Festival kicks off with the Carnival which starts at 1.30pm, travelling through the village and arrives at the Recreation Ground around 2pm.  

On the Recreation Ground there will be plenty to do and see.  Many, many stalls selling cakes, crafts, plants etc.  A car boot sale, a fun dog show, a classic car show, funfair rides, animals to pet, food vans and a licenced bar and Pimm’s tent. Full event details available on their website. 

Frequently asked questions

No previous experience needed!

All we ask for is a big smile and a willingness to get involved.

Does this sound like you?

  • bags of enthusiasm and happy chatting to anyone
  • ability to carry out instructions from staff
  • reliable and good time-keeping

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