The 35th Annual Downtown Festival & Art Show Volunteers


Cause Areas


Sat Nov 05, 2016 08:00 AM - Sun Nov 06, 2016 05:00 PM


Historic Thomas Center302 NE 6th AvenueBuilding B, 3rd Floor,Gainesville, FL 32601


With its blend of art, food and music, the Downtown Festival & Art Show has been recognized as one of the top 200 shows in the nation since 1996 is currently ranked No. 14 on Sunshine Artist magazine’s "200 Best" list. On Saturday, Nov. 5 and Sunday Nov. 6, volunteers are needed for booth sitting (greeting and relieving artists for breaks), Children’s Imagination Station (painting, mask design, sidewalk chalk drawing, puppets, button making, sculpting), Artist Check-in, Jr. Fire Fighting Challenge (children’s obstacle course) and more.

To volunteer, complete the Volunteer Application and sign up for a shift (4 or 5-hour shifts) and indicate whether you would like to volunteer on Saturday or Sunday.

To learn more go to:


  • Drawing
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Youth Services
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 or 5-hour shifts
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