Volunteer Positions

Photo, Geof Teague

There are numerous volunteer positions available at the Castro Street Fair. You can volunteer to help out at the 2022 Castro Street Fair by signing up here.


Entry Gates

You are the first face to the Fairgoers. Smile and be welcoming, show your energy and enthusiasm. Collect Suggested Donations. Remind people that all proceeds benefit local San Francisco Charities that serve their community. You should be able to stand for long periods during the day, enjoy the atmosphere, so that fairgoers will see that this is a fun event. Oh, and please make sure to check out our Training video before the fair!


Setup

You will be asked to hang signs and assist with decoration of the performance stages, and assist as needed by the Entertainment coordinator. You should be able to stand, bend climb, and lift without limitations.


Production assistants

You will be assisting with various production needs throughout the day. You should be able to stand, bend climb, and lift without limitations. Due to the close proximity to the stages, you may be exposed to amplified sound during your shift.


Breakdown

Assist in the removal of stage decor and area clean up / debris removal, as well as exhibitor load-out. This shift allow you to enjoy the day at the Fair, and then volunteer your hours as we close down the event.


Super volunteer

You will be working directly with the Volunteer Team leadership. This is a great spot if you have worked the fair in different positions before. You must be able to lift, move, and assist with out any limitations.


Production area

Loading and unloading trucks, assist in arranging gate collection areas, compile donation collection buckets, assemble collection gate signage, help set up areas as directed by Event Staff. You should be able to lift, move, and assist with out any limitations.