Volunteer at WGBH Craft Beer Festival

  • Boston, MA, US

WGBH will hold its fourth annual Craft Beer Festival on Saturday, July 16, from 7-10pm. Event guests will be able to sip some of their favorite beer under the stars as we serve up some of New England's finest flavors from regional breweries. Guests will also enjoy live music, learn about brewing from the experts and be able to purchase goodies from local food truck vendors.

Please review all Craft Beer Fest volunteer position descriptions listed below and email me at jaime_reese@wgbh.org if you'd like to help (must be 21+ to participate). Please make sure to include the following information in your email response:

  • Your full name
  • Top 3 volunteer positions in order of preference
  • Confirm you are over 21 years of age

Date: Saturday, July 16; 5-11pm

Admission Volunteer

Description: Sell event tickets, check names off RSVP list; collect email ticket receipts and groupons; issue wristbands; check IDs and help with line management.

Concession Stand

Description: Make and distribute popcorn for event guests; take orders and handle money.

Floater

Description: Provide guests with directions to activities, bathrooms, brewery tables, etc., and fill in for other positions as needed. Floaters must be friendly, outgoing and eager to provide assistance to guests.

Food Truck Line Manager

Description: Help manage food truck lines.

Merchandise Assistant

Description: Provide excellent customer service to our guests as they shop for event keepsakes.

Parking Volunteer

Description: Wave to traffic on One Guest Street; direct cars inside garage for event parking.

Photographer

Description: Take pictures of Main Stage performances or rove around event venue to cover booths, brewology center and food truck activity. Photographers, please send samples of your work to be considered.

Photographer Assistant

Description: Walk with photographers during the event, record names of people in pictures and ask guests in photos to fill out appearance release forms as needed.

Set Volunteers

Description: Replace tablecloths; switch out signage; and assist with various FunFest cleanup activities to create the Craft Beer Fest set.

Table Runners

Description: Refill water jugs; empty spittoons; assist the breweries as needed. One volunteer will be stationed at each brewery table. Please make sure to let us know if you are Training Intervention ProcedureS (TIPS) certified (a definite plus, but not a requirement).

Water Cooler

Description: Refill water jugs; replenish cup supply; and make sure guests know water is available.

The success of last year's Craft Beer Festival was made possible due, in large part, to volunteer support. We hope this event is an even greater success and that you'll decide to lend a hand!

WGBH Volunteer Programs

Areas of focus:

  • One Guest Street
    Boston, MA, US 02135
    See Map
  • Duration:

    Less than 3 months
  • Time commitment:

    One time, for a few hours
  • Times of day:

    Evenings
  • Days of week:

    Weekends
  • Schedule:

    Fixed schedule

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