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Call for Volunteers

July 26, 2017 | Contact East 2017 is enlisting the help of experienced volunteers to make this year's event a success. As a volunteer, you will receive a conference pass allowing you to attend all Contact East showcases featuring some of the best musicians, actors and dancers in Canada.

We need volunteers from Wednesday September 21 to Sunday September 24. Activities will take place at the Membertou Trade and Convention Centre, The Highland Arts Theatre, The Savoy Theatre and The Hampton Inn and Suites. Shifts will be four to six hours in length.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Green Room Volunteers Duties Include: Responsible for making sure there us food/drinks available to showcasing artists/technicians; meet and greet artists, ensure they have everything they need; relay any artist concerns with Contact East staff.

Registration Desk Volunteers Duties include: assist at the Registration Desk with organizing information, communicating with delegates and artists; provide basic visitor information/directions for out of town delegates; run errands that may come up; volunteers may move from site to site, assisting set up or other tasks to prepare for upcoming events.

Delegate Pass Scanner Duties include: Scanning delegates and artist's passes at a variety of conference activities such as meals, showcases or excursions.

Driver Duties include: shuttle service for guests between the conference site and Sydney Airport; local driving for artists and delegates around Sydney.

Hospitality Volunteer Duties include: set-up of late night hospitality room; provide beverage service and refresh snacks. *Volunteers must be 19 years of age or older


For more information please contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Janet Confiant at .