River Arts Fest 2021

Friday, October 22nd from 8:00am to Sunday, October 24th, 2021 8:00pm

About

RiverArtsFest is a street celebration of fine arts and fine local music with live artist demonstrations and hands-on art activities for all ages! More than 180 artists from around the country and right here in Memphis gather to exhibit and sell their latest works of original fine arts in what’s become the largest outdoor juried artist market and urban street festival in the Mid-South.


Volunteer:
We have many opportunities to participate in the festival.  

Load in and Load Out: Friday all day / Sunday evening 
Help put up signs, tables, booths, and assist artists as they arrive or leave the festival.

Greeter: 

Greet festival guests and take tickets at entrance gates. Answer general questions.
 
Merchandise Sales:
Restock, display and sell River Arts merchandise to the public. Answer general questions. 
 
Artist Market Ambassador: 
Meet artists, booth sit during breaks, field questions, deliver snacks or drinks, and communicate information regarding the festival as needed.
 
Other:
Not sure what you want to do? Just let us know the day and shift you would like to volunteer, and we'll find an opportunity for you! 
Positions
27 Remaining
Registration
Opens Aug 11, 2021 7:00am
Registration Closes
Oct 23, 2021 9:00am or when space runs out.
Age Limit
18 and up
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Requirements
No additional requirements
Requirement Details
Wondering if you should register to volunteer? Based on the CDC guidelines, we are asking you the following questions:
  1. Have you been exposed to someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19? See the CDC’s risk assessment guidance.

  2. Do you have symptoms consistent with COVID-19? Symptoms can include a cough or shortness of breath or at least two of the following: Fever, Chills, Repeated shaking with chills, Muscle pain, Headache, Sore throat, New loss of taste or smell. See the CDC’s symptom information.

If you answered "yes" to any of those questions, we ask you not to register. We are doing all we can to align with best practices and keep our community healthy.
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Shifts (20)

1 - 3 of 3 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeDescriptionRegistrants Needed
 
Load in Festival8:00am (CT)12:00pm (CT)Load in Festival 2/5Register
Load in Festival9:00am (CT)1:00pm (CT)Load in festival8/8Full (Add to Waitlist)
Load in Festival1:00pm (CT)5:00pm (CT)Load in Festival10/10Full (Add to Waitlist)

1 - 8 of 8 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeDescriptionRegistrants Needed
 
Artist Ambassador9:30am (CT)1:30pm (CT)Meet artists, booth sit during breaks, field questions, deliver snacks or drinks, and communicate information regarding the festival as needed.21/21Full (Add to Waitlist)
Greeter9:30am (CT)1:30pm (CT)Greet festival guests and take tickets at entrance gates. Answer general questions.8/8Full (Add to Waitlist)
Merchandise Sales9:30am (CT)1:30pm (CT)Restock, display and sell River Arts merchandise to the public. Answer general questions. 6/6Full (Add to Waitlist)
Put me anywhere!9:30am (CT)1:30pm (CT) 18/18Full (Add to Waitlist)
Artist Ambassador1:00pm (CT)5:15pm (CT)Meet artists, booth sit during breaks, field questions, deliver snacks or drinks, and communicate information regarding the festival as needed.19/19Full (Add to Waitlist)
Greeter1:00pm (CT)5:15pm (CT)Greet festival guests and take tickets at entrance gates. Answer general questions.8/8Full (Add to Waitlist)
Merchandise Sales1:00pm (CT)5:15pm (CT)Restock, display and sell River Arts merchandise to the public. Answer general questions. 6/6Full (Add to Waitlist)
Put me anywhere!1:00pm (CT)5:15pm (CT) 9/15Register

1 - 9 of 9 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeDescriptionRegistrants Needed
 
Artist Ambassador9:30am (CT)1:30pm (CT)Meet artists, booth sit during breaks, field questions, deliver snacks or drinks, and communicate information regarding the festival as needed.12/12Full (Add to Waitlist)
Greeter9:30am (CT)1:30pm (CT)Greet festival guests and take tickets at entrance gates. Answer general questions6/6Full (Add to Waitlist)
Merchandise Sales9:30am (CT)1:30pm (CT)Restock, display and sell River Arts merchandise to the public. Answer general questions. 4/4Full (Add to Waitlist)
Put me anywhere!9:30am (CT)1:30pm (CT) 7/15Register
Artist Ambassador1:00pm (CT)5:15pm (CT)Meet artists, booth sit during breaks, field questions, deliver snacks or drinks, and communicate information regarding the festival as needed.12/12Full (Add to Waitlist)
Greeter1:00pm (CT)5:15pm (CT)Greet festival guests and take tickets at entrance gates. Answer general questions6/6Full (Add to Waitlist)
Merchandise Sales1:00pm (CT)5:15pm (CT)Restock, display and sell River Arts merchandise to the public. Answer general questions. 4/4Full (Add to Waitlist)
Put me anywhere!1:00pm (CT)5:15pm (CT) 9/15Register
Load Out Festival4:00pm (CT)8:00pm (CT) 4/8Register

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Debbie Thomas wrote on August 14th, 2021

Hi Mindy, this is Debbie Thomas, I'm registered
to work Merchandise Sales, Saturday & Sunday.
I've worked past years with the team. I'm former
employed with Northwest Airlines and employed with Delta Airlines. I look forward to working this wonderful event. Thank you Mindy!