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Thank You and Welcome!! The Artichoke Festival Loves Its Volunteers!

This tremendous opportunity to join a one-of-a-kind event combines more than 60 years of long-standing community tradition with fun new ways to celebrate the iconic vegetable that has captured our hearts for decades. We look forward to capturing your heart, too!

Please fill out this application to be considered for a Volunteer Job Position at the 61st Annual Artichoke Festival. Volunteers are accepted and assigned based on event needs, with consideration given to experience, skill-set and seniority. The Festival Committee will make every effort to schedule you within the time frames indicated for availability, with volunteer applications being reviewed and accepted on a rolling basis of first come, first served until all positions are filled, including wait-list. Filling out and applying for a position does not guarantee acceptance.

If you are accepted as a volunteer and accept the responsibilities assigned, you will receive an email with additional instructions (complimentary pass, where and when to be at the event, etc.) via the communication method you choose on this form. In order to receive a complimentary pass to the festival, you must volunteer the minimum of 4 hours at the event in your assigned role for the duration of time agreed upon. Most shifts are 4-6 hours in length.


The Artichoke Festival is held at the Monterey County Fair and Event Center, 2004 Fairground Rd., Monterey CA 93940

Festival Dates: August 8-9, 2020

For more information about volunteering with the Artichoke Festival, please visit www.ArtichokeFestival.org, call our local office at 831-633-2465; or email artivolunteers@gmail.com

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People who are looking to volunteer at our annual event and are willing to work at least 4 to 6 hours.
Let us know if you are volunteering with a school, nonprofit org, club, or work related group.

Tell us what club, work, school, or nonprofit organization you are affiliated with, if any.

You will be able to choose the Committee or Area you wish to volunteer with on the next page.

By signing the Waiver and Release of Liability (next page, TERMS), as parent or legal guardian, you agree to abide by the tenets of this contract on behalf of the minor (under age 18 yrs), named above, for whom you are responsible.

Parent or Legal Guardian, if volunteer is under 18 years old

Parent or Legal Guardian, if volunteer is under 18 years old

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