Volunteer Appreciation package provided by:

Festival Planning Team
We’re looking for energetic, organized, talented, and dedicated people to join our Festival Planning Team. Take on a role such as volunteer coordination, security, promotion, etc.

General Volunteers
We estimate that we’ll need 80-100 volunteers to help out during the festival. Shifts are typically 4 hours and include a great volunteer appreciation package.

Interested? Fill out an application and our volunteer coordinators will be in touch with you shortly!

There are two versions of the application.  The first will take you to the online Google Forms application, where you can fill out and submit your application directly to our volunteer coordinators.  If you prefer, you can download and print the form using the .pdf version, and mail the complete form to:

HHBGF Volunteer Coordinators
c/o Whatcom Parks and Recreation Foundation
PO Box 29963
Bellingham, WA 98228

Volunteer Appreciation Package

In return for satisfactory volunteer service at the Hovander Homestead Bluegrass Festival our volunteers will receive the following:

  • 4 hours = single day pass OR
  • 8 hours = weekend pass
  • Snack for each shift worked
  • Trendy “Volunteer” lanyard with staff contact information (please return at the end of the weekend so we can conserve resources for next year)
  • Volunteer Appreciation gifts for 2017:
    • Handsome blue cinch sack featuring the HHBGF logo
    • Eco-friendly reusable water bladder from REI

And of course, all volunteers will receive our whole-hearted gratitude and the satisfaction of having helped put on the best Bluegrass Festival held at Hovander Homestead Park in 2017!

Information about the 2017 Volunteer Package posted below.
Please Note: Camping passes will no longer be offered as part of the package.  Thanks for your understanding, and we look forward to seeing you at the Festival!The HHBGF Executive Commitee