Countdown to 2015
Calgary Bluesfest

Host Hotel
Ramada Hotel Downtown
708 - 8th Ave SW
*special festival rates
click here for info

The Blues Foundation

Volunteer Information

Calgary International Blues Festival
July 30 - August 2

We are now recruiting volunteers for the 2015 Calgary Bluesfest. The front half of the week is held at various venues, Thursday through Sunday are at Shaw Millennium Park. Once you've submitted your application, it will be reviewed. Upon review, you will be contacted by a team lead to set up shifts.

NOTE: Do not contact team leads to solicit positions on the volunteer team. This leads to double bookings, etc. Protocol requires that you submit an application first, then are assigned to a team. Thank you!


- must perform a minimum of 16 hours (two shifts)
- must attend two meetings in advance of the event
- are assigned to teams as needed

We are in need of volunteers for all areas, however if you can help with these please indicate in the comments column on the online form below:

- site setup
- strike
- ad sales for program guide
- street teams to distribute festival materials
- drivers with Class 5 license
- forklift operator

Volunteers who contribute 16 hours receive a t-shirt and a 4-day festival pass

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 7:00PM
Shaw Millenium Park (1220 - 9 Ave SW)
*all volunteers must attend this meeting to get their t-shirts & IDs

Please click on link below to apply.

Calgary Bluesfest Volunteers


For more info email volunteer coordinator