Keep the Fest Free!

A BIG THANK YOU to all the volunteers who came out and provided excellent support to the 32nd Annual French Quarter Festival. Your efforts and attitudes are the essence of our festival, and we couldn’t do it without you!!

Satchmo Summerfest takes place July 30-August 2, 2015, and will need volunteers! The schedule to sign up will be available here Monday June 15, 2015. To get on our mailing list for all volunteer news and updates, sign up for the E-Letter on the top of this page.

If you have any questions or concerns about volunteering with French Quarter Festivals, Inc., please contact our team at

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Volunteer Requirements

  • All volunteers must be 16 years and older.
  • All volunteers will be required to sign a waiver online or upon check-in.
  • All volunteers serving alcohol must be 21 or older and will be required to read & sign the LA Responsible Alcohol Vendor Handbook.
    (For more information regarding alcohol guidelines in Louisiana, visit the ATC website here.)
  • All volunteers must abide by the Volunteer Guidelines.

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Volunteer Benefits

Volunteers are asked to commit to at least one shift (of up to 5 hours) and will receive:

  • A limited edition collectible volunteer t-shirt, to be worn while volunteering.
  • Food tickets for each volunteer, who works a complete shift.
  • Loads of appreciation from the community & Festival Staff and the satisfaction of a job well done!

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