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 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.