Boomtown Fair 2021

Jobs at Boomtown Fair 2024

A parallel world where eight city districts come alive. With 12 main stages, over 50 hidden venues, thousands of performers, and one secret lineup. Boomtown is a place like no other.

Location: Matterley Estate near Winchester, Hampshire.
Date: 7th - 11th August 2024
Date/Time required on site: Noon-6:00pm, 6th August, 2024
Required on site until: 2:00pm, 12th August, 2024
Shifts required: Training plus 3 x 8 hour volunteer shifts or equivalent.
Shift patterns: Daytime, evening shifts and nightshift. 12midnight-8, 8-4 & 4-12midnight

Join us at Boomtown 2024.

A parallel world where eight city districts come alive. With 12 main stages, over 50 hidden venues, thousands of performers, and one secret lineup. Boomtown is a place like no other. Enjoy a one-of-a-kind festival experience - start anywhere, follow everywhere.

Boomtown is an ever-evolving story. Eight city districts come to life, each with their own unique vision for how we build a perfect world. There’s characters to meet, causes to join and secrets to be revealed around every corner

Boomtown have asked us to take a full ticket bond of £290 in line with their own volunteer guidelines. This deposit must be paid on application.....£275 returned to you after event. 

Those of you whom we will hold deposits for Glastonbury 2024 we can offer the chance to secure their place on our volunteer team for only £35...also those who we consider trusted members of the team - you must have at least two years "active" experience from 2019 with Festaff before being considered  - having 2 years experience does not automatically qualify, all will be judged on an individual basis.

We will not be commenting further on Glastonbury places until all invites have been dealt with and places offered.....around the end of February. You must pay the full Boomtown deposit on application. 

The admin fee for this show to just £15 in line with all the other camping shows. 

You will be required to work 3 x 8 hours shifts, or equivalent, plus training/set up over 7 days. These shifts will be various stewarding roles - crossing points,  campsite stewarding, campervan stewarding etc and shifts will be from  12midnight - 8am, 8am - 4pm and 4pm to Midnight (TBC) - these shifts will be banded (A,B & C) so that no-one can get all the best shifts and all is as fair as possible. 

All enquires: 

A small number of campervans are permitted for volunteers at this event but only with the prior agreement of the Festaff management team. Please email us via contact page with any requests. We will require the make, model, reg, occupancy and size – L, W, H. No confirmation from Festaff, no campervan on site. First come first served.


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