Festival of the Arts

Volunteer at Festival 2017

April 25 – 30, 2017 | Bicentennial Park, Downtown OKC

Get Involved!

The Festival of the Arts is powered by the dedication of hundreds of volunteers. Whether it’s helping visual artists hang their work, providing support for culinary arts, or helping performers get ready for their show, there’s a little something for everyone.

  • Volunteer with Us

    Every bit of help adds up to one successful Festival. Interesting in signing up? Just out our Volunteer opportunities.

  • Art Sales

    The Art Sales committee will assist in the selling of art at various sales booths. You will have the opportunity to interact with the guests and help them purchase the perfect piece of art to take home from the festival.


  • Artist Friends

    Join the Artist Friends committee by providing hospitality for our 144 artists. You might be sitting in their booth so they can have a break, or offering up a cool drink on a hot day, this committee is all about show our artists some Oklahoma hospitality.


  • Balloons & Flowers

    Join our balloon and flowers committee and help create an exciting and fun experience for the guests. You’ll get the opportunity to interact with the visitors and give them a balloon and/or flower to take home from the festival.


  • Culinary Arts

    The Culinary Arts tent provides demonstrations from chefs from some of Oklahoma City’s best restaurants. Volunteers will help us man the tent. The Culinary Arts area will be in the SW corner of the Myriad Gardens.

  • Drinks Tents

    Join our Drinks committees and provide assistance in the drink stations and in the set up and take down of the drink tents. You will be pouring drinks and assisting customers.

    Mini Tent | Mega Tent 1 | Mega Tent 2

  • Ice

    Ice committee helps deliver ice to concession booths, parties, and activity tents requesting ice during Festival.

  • Mustard's Last Stand

    Mustard’s Last Stand is Festival of the Arts’ family friendly concession stand! We sell hot dogs, chili dogs, Frito chili pie, nachos, coffee, iced tea and more! Come join in the fun making tasty food for families attending Festival!

    Sign Up

  • Pottery

    Join our Pottery committee and help organize Pottery Place, a popular Festival activity which offers children and adults the opportunity to create their own clay work of art.

    Volunteer for Pottery

  • Sculpture Park

    Join our Sculpture Park committee and assist customers in the outdoor sculpture garden. Volunteers will have the opportunity to interact with customers and help them with their purchases of the available sculptures.

  • Six Day Cellars

    The Six-Day Cellars committee will provide assistance and serve customers at the wine garden located on the west side of the Myriad Gardens. Volunteers will monitor indoor and outdoor seating where various wines will be sold during regular festival hours.

    Sign Up

  • Park West

    South Hudson Uncorked with one of the areas of Festival of the Arts that sells higher grade beer and wine. Volunteers to this area will assist with pouring beer and wine for customers, taking cash, clearing and cleaning tables and monitoring the area. South Hudson Uncorked is in the SW corner of the Myriad Gardens, near Hudson Ave and Reno.


  • T-Shirt Booth

    Join our T-Shirt committee and provide assistance in the t-shirt booth. You’ll get the opportunity to interact with the visitors and help them select the perfect T-shirt to take home from Festival.

  • Volunteer Friends

    Volunteer at Festival of the Arts to support our volunteers! We check on the areas around the grounds, thank our current volunteers and talk to potential new volunteers about volunteering in the future. Shifts are 3.5 hours each day. We’d love to have you!