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stART on the Street

stART on the street is Central Massachusetts’ largest art, music and performance festival.

With over 250 artists and crafters, dozens of bands and street performers, food vendors and more spread out over a half mile long urban site our volunteers are what set us apart from the rest. Come be a part of the fun and help us make this year the biggest and best festival yet. You'll get a cool t-shirt and an experience you'll never forget, too!

*** in the event of rain, the date will be rescheduled to the following Sunday, September 22. If you sign up to volunteer, please keep that date open as well. Thank you!

Tasks include, but are not limited to: unloading and setting up to start equipment, unloading artist vehicles, setting up pop-up tents, staffing information tense, collecting donations, assisting at performance stages, garbage and recycling removal, and event break down and clean up.

4 Shifts

  • Sun Sep 15, 2024 - 06:00 AM to 09:00 AM EST - Spots available: 10+
    Volunteers working this shift will help our artists unload their cars and set up their booths
  • Sun Sep 15, 2024 - 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM EST - Spots available: 10+
    Volunteers working this shift will work the information booth, help distribute water and assist with trash removal
  • Sun Sep 15, 2024 - 12:30 PM to 04:00 PM EST - Spots available: 10+
    Volunteers working this shift will work the information booth, help distribute water and assist with trash removal
  • Sun Sep 15, 2024 - 04:00 PM to 07:45 PM EST - Spots available: 10+
    Volunteers working this shift will assist with artists breaking down their tent and loading their vehicle as well as some trash removal
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About stART on the Street

Location:

P.O. Box 20280, Worcester, MA 01602, US

Mission Statement

To provide free community arts events in Worcester, MA focusing on local artists, crafters, performers, cultural organizations and art education for youth.

Description

stART, an innovative arts celebration 'on the street’ was the brainchild of an independent group of local artists and art lovers at it’s inception in 2002. stART on the Street is organized by a group of dedicated volunteers committed to changing the cultural scope of Worcester and Central Massachusetts. stART on the Street is the signature event; a day long arts, music, and cultural celebration on Park Avenue in Worcester, MA.

Initially held on Main Street in Worcester, the festival moved to Park Avenue in 2006, to overwhelming accolades and the largest attendance to date. The stART on the Street festival has hosted an increasing number of arts and crafts vendors each year. A main stage area hosts a variety of live bands from rock & roll, alternative country, jazz, world music and more. Street performers entertain on the street level; everything from Africa-Brazilian Capoeira demonstrations, a cappella groups, acoustic music, dance and many more genres of performance art. A Youth Activities area with local organizations hosting interactive art activities has been a popular attraction for families throughout the years.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Community
Arts & Culture, Children & Youth, Community

WHEN

Sun Sep 15, 2024
06:00 AM - 08:00 PM
This opportunity has 4 shifts

WHERE

Park Ave at Elm ParkWorcester, MA 01602

(42.26881,-71.81576)
 

SKILLS

  • Visual Arts
  • Music Arts
  • Photography
  • Painting
  • Pottery

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • You must commit to both the Sunday, September 15 festival date and in the event of rain, Sunday, September 22. All shifts are a minimum of three hours.

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