Event: Run Fest Run 2019
Date: 31 May - 2 Jun 2019
Location: Bowood House, Wiltshire.
Website: https://www.runfestrun.co.uk/
Type of Event: Sporting/Musical Event.

Date/time required on site: By 6pm on Thursday 30 May 2019
Required on site until: 8pm on Sunday 2 Jun 2019
Access: You will be given a wristband entitling you to access the event for your volunteer role and to enjoy the event.
Shifts required: Training plus 2 x 8 hour volunteer shifts, 1 x Fri, and 1 x from Sat/Sun.

Shifts patterns: TBC on site. Friday - Sunday

Roles available: Gate Steward

Join Chris Evans & friends for a weekend of top bands, live DJs, inspiring talks, family fun and glorious running at Runfestrun 2019.

Guest Speakers and competitors include Steve Cram, Paula Radcliffe, Colin Jackson....plus more TBA.

Nestled in the stunning Wiltshire countryside, Bowood House & Gardens stands proudly as one of the South West’s largest and best-preserved private estates. What ever your running experience and no matter how leisurely or seriously you take your run we have the race for you.

Hosted by Vassos Alexander there will fascinating talks & discussions on running, fitness and wellbeing to inspire every member of the family.

Feel Good Friday - Start your RunFestRun weekend off with a sunset shuffle (no need for PBs here) before settling down to listen to some inspiring talks as we get together for a grand opening ceremony & live music to set you up for a super Saturday full of fun and running.

Serious Saturday - Lace up your trainers and get ready to go on a running adventure through the idyllic Bowood country estate. Whether you go for the 2.5K, 5K, 10K or half marathon route (or all of them!), the gorgeous grounds of Bowood will treat runners and festival goers to some of the most picturesque vistas in the land.

After enjoying your run and some of the fantastic fitness and wellness classes on offer, slip on your dancing shoes and prepare for a night of live bands and DJs as RunFestRun goes into full party mode.

Sunday Funday - Whether you are feeling hazy, lazy or perhaps a little achy from the day before, it’s time to put on your fancy dress costumes and get ready for the funniest fun run you’ll ever take part in!

Be Part of our on-site team that stages this new athletic event and enjoy the benefits of volunteering and get the selfie with the track stars of yesterday and tomorrow.

We hope to work with volunteers so that they can get as much out of the weekend as possible, have a ball, and return to us in 2020 bringing their experience and become an integral part of this wonderful new event on the festival calendar.

Join us and sign up today!

Applications are open for

  •  APE - Bring Me The Horizon 2019
    Bring Me The Horizon
  • Run Fest Run 2019
  •  APE - Mumford & Sons 2019
    Mumford & Sons
  •  APE - Bon Iver 2019
    Bon Iver
  • Isle of Wight Festival 2019
    Isle of Wight Festival
  • BST - Celine Dion Hyde Park 2019
    Celine Dion
  • BST - Stevie Wonder Hyde Park 2019
    Stevie Wonder
  • BST - Barbra Streisand Hyde Park 2019
    Barbra Streisand
  • Beat Herder 2019
    Beat Herder
  • BST - Bob Dylan and Neil Young Hyde Park 2019
    Bob Dylan & Neil Young
  • BST - Florence and the Machine Hyde Park 2019
    Florence & The Machine
  • BST - Robbie Williams Hyde Park 2019
    Robbie Williams
  • Rewind 2019 (Scotland)
    Rewind Scotland
  • Kendal Calling 2019
    Kendal Calling
  • CarFest North 2019
    Carfest North
  • Belladrum Tartan Heart 2019
    Belladrum, Inverness
  • Rewind 2019 (North)
    Rewind North
  • Boomtown Fair 2019
    Boomtown 2019
  • Bloodstock Open Air 2019
  • Rewind 2019 (South)
    Rewind South
  • Creamfields 2019
  • CarFest South 2019
    Carfest South
  • Sundown Festival 2019
  • Cool Britannia 2019
    Cool Britannia

Volunteering at festivals

We offer a range of light and enjoyable posts at over 20 of the UK’s premier events. Whether a wristbander, event ambassador, steward or info point personnel, you will be part of a team helping to stage Britain’s leading festivals and have loads of fun whilst doing so.



Over the past 15 years we’ve grown to work with over 20 of the UK’s leading musical events. Your hard work has continued to open doors for us and our clients currently include Glastonbury, BST Hyde Park, Kendal Calling, CarFest, Bloodstock, Isle of Wight Festival, Boomtown and many more.


Festival advice

We have put together an information pack with some useful hints, tips and tricks to help make your time with Festaff as enjoyable as we possibly can. Please read through this information carefully before making your way to an event so you‘ve got the low-down.