Volunteering Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in be part of the Canada Day Drumming Celebration.

Canada Day Drumming Celebration: July 1, 2019
Event Set-up: June 30, 2019

Volunteer Perks 

Share the joy and enjoy the energetic and loud drumming with us! As a volunteer, you’ll enjoy the following perks as a thank you for helping us promote diversity and multicultural harmony, peace and love for a better world.

  • Souvenir Volunteer T-shirt
  • Food and beverage provided during the shifts
  • Reference Letter* (Provided on request)
    *Volunteered for 2 shifts (8 hours or more)

Volunteer Orientation

All volunteers are required to attend at least one of the following orientation sessions:

Location: TBC

Date & Time: TBC

Feel free to email volunteer@canadadaydrumming.com if you have any questions or concerns!

Volunteer Positions

*All volunteers would have to arrive 15 mins prior to their first shift.

Set Up Crew: (June 30 & July 1: 8am – 10am)

  • Set up tents, booths, tables, put up signs, and work on stage set up.

Volunteer Check-in:

  • Assist volunteers when they first arrive, direct them to their team and providing information for the general public.

Media Check-in:

  • Welcome the media when they first arrive, and direct them to the media zone.

Drummer Check-in:

  • Welcome the Guinness World Record attempt drummers when they first arrive, and direct them to the drum circle.

Performers Check-in:

  • Welcome the performers when they first arrive and direct them to the back stage.

Happiness Crew:

  • Make sure the volunteers, drummers and performers are well taken care of: bring food and drink to remote Volunteers, drummers and performers.
  • Help to distribute the rattle drums.

Stage Crew:

  • Assist tech and stage managers to keep things running smoothly.
  • Preference will be given to those who have experience with stage tech and equipment.

Children Zone:

  • Help to run activities in the workshop.
  • Should like working with kids of all ages.

VIP Tent:

  • Welcome our VIPs when they arrive and greet them with smiles.
  • Provide information for the VIPs

Information Booth:

  • Answer questions from the public regarding the event.

Documentation Team:

  • Document the event with photographs and videos.

Crowd Control and Safety:

  • Help monitor pedestrian flow and give directions.
  • Keep an eye out for unsafe behaviour.
  • Assist with traffic flow on set-up day and during load out on the day of the event.

Tear Down Crew: (July 1: 4pm – 6pm)

  • Assist the team with load out, take down tables, stage equipment, cable and clean up.

Be a Volunteer

  • If yes, what were your duties?
  • Interested Positions

    We'll try our best to allocate your position based on your preferences.
  • Scheduling Availability

    Our event is successful because of the dedicated volunteers. Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the 2019 Canada Day Drumming Celebration. Please check ALL TIMES you are available.
  • Please check ALL TIMES you are available
  • Please check ALL TIMES you are available.
  • Reference letter would only be available to those who volunteered for 2 or more shifts.
  • Feel free to tell us more about yourself so that we know how to better integrate your talent into our celebration 🙂