Art and the Vineyard invites you to lend a helping hand to Maude Kerns Art Center, Eugene's oldest non-profit art center.Take part in nurturing artistic expression and creativity while cultivating appreciation and understanding of art and culture in our community. The Maude Kerns Art Center is seeking volunteers for the 30th annual Art and the Vineyard festival, which takes place Thursday, July 4 - Saturday, July 6 at Alton Baker Park in Eugene. Art and the Vineyard, which is the principal fundraiser for the Maude Kerns Art Center, is the Willamette Valley's top art, wine, and music festival.
Come have fun with friends, enjoy the festival, and support Maude Kerns Center. All volunteers are admitted free to the festival and receive a free Art and the Vineyard t-shirt. Volunteer opportunities are available in the following areas: Pre-Event Set Up (on July 3 & 4), Garden Set Up, Garden Sales, Information Booth, Volunteer Booth, Booth Sitting for Artists, Artist Hospitality, Youth Art Arena, Food Court, Site Crew, Perimeter/Fence Sitting: Security Assistance, Sanitation, and Take Down (on July 7). Volunteers designated as Floaters are assigned to different festival areas as needed.
This year's Volunteer Meeting will take place at the Art Center on Wednesday, June 26 from 6:30pm-8:00pm.
CLICK HERE to download this year's Volunteer Application. Please allow a few minutes for download.
|VOLUNTEER JOB CATEGORIES|
|Pre-Event Set Up: Wednesday, July 3 & Thursday, July 4||Garden Set Up: Wednesday, July 3 & Thursday, July 4||Garden Sales: Assist Coordinator with Sales|
|Information Booth: Provide Festival Info to Visitors||Volunteer Booth: Greet & Instruct Volunteers||Booth Sitting: Artist Relief & Art Sales|
|Artist Hospitality: Host||Youth Art Arena: Assist Kids with Activities||Food Court: Bus Tables & Keep Area Clean|
|Site Crew: Assist the Site Manager||Floaters: Any Area Needed||Perimeter/Fence Sitting: Security Assistance|
|Sanitation: Recycling & Trash Control||Take Down: Sunday, July 7|