Individual Volunteer Opportunities

As with most large festivals, Foothills Folk Art Festival requires a large number of volunteers to be a success. Volunteer committees are now being formed to organize everything from parking and signs to children’s art activities and food.

To sign up to volunteer, click here. To learn more about volunteer opportunities, please email volsfoothillsfolkart@gmail.com.


Nonprofit Volunteer Opportunities

Nonprofits are offered opportunities to participate before and during the festival to raise money for their organizations. A lottery for the three opportunities will be held June 30.

Refreshment Booth (2 Opportunities): Selling water, soda, lemonade, etc., for a profit for your organization. Your organization will provide beverages, supplies, and setup (tables, tents, etc.). Set up by 9 a.m. and break down starting at 4 p.m. You can have a banner for your organization and wear T-shirts and/or hats to represent your organization.

Breakfast for Vendors and Volunteers (1 Opportunity): Selling breakfast items such as coffee, muffins, biscuits, etc., for a profit for your group. Your organization will provide food, drinks, supplies, and setup (tables, tents, etc.). Set up by 6:30 a.m. and break down starting at 9:30 a.m. You can have a banner for your organization and wear T-shirts and/or hats to represent your organization.

To enter the Nonprofit Volunteer Opportunities lottery, please email Shannon Johnson at sjohnson@newtonnc.gov with your preference of either refreshments or breakfast by 5 p.m. June 29.