Festaff Music Festival News

2019 Application Information

Enjoy music festivals with friends in summer 2019.

Festaff are pleased to announce that applications for volunteer places in summer 2019 will open on Friday 1st February at 12 noon.

Sleep in the Park 2018 - Scotland

Festaff is delighted to be involved in this year’s Sleep in the Park in Scotland on Saturday 8th December and are looking for your support in each city.

Glasgow – Edinburgh - Dundee - Aberdeen

Help tackle homelessness in Scotland and do your bit for those less fortunate this winter.

The Guardian - Jacob Polden tells us about his Festaff experience.

The Guardian's education section asks Jacob Polden about his Festaff experience and why he keeps coming back even after graduation from uni!

Runrig - The Last Dance

Runrig - The last Dance. Saturday 18th August Stirling.

Volunteer and be rewarded with a ticket money can't buy as well as other benefits.

Gain valuable on-site experience

Written by Lucy Clumpas, 21.

Events volunteered include: Bestival, Glastonbury

I volunteer because it's an amazing opportunity to get together with my friends and gives me a real insight into festivals.

Festaff have made the festival experience better.

Written by Jacob Polden, 24.

Events volunteered include: Creamfields, Bestival, Common People & Glastonbury.

I started with Festaff in 2012 have not bought a festival ticket since.

Applying on your own – you’ll make plenty friends in our team

Written by Jo Bennet, 48.

Events volunteered include: Rewind, V Festival, Download, Carfest, Glastonbury.

I am starting my 5th year with Festaff and the summer can't come quickly enough! I have saved a ridiculous amount of money over the years and seen countless fantastic bands on the UK's biggest stages!

I love festivals - that's why I volunteer

Written by Aiden Birks, 24.

Events volunteered include: Creamfields, Isle of Wight, Bestival, Kendal Calling, Common People & Glastonbury.

Volunteering with Festaff is a brilliant experience, and I recommend it to anyone who will listen. I absolutely love it – hence why I’m on to my 12th event this year!

As a student – volunteering works for me

Written by Natalie Fay, 20.

Events volunteered include: Creamfields, V Festival and BST Hyde Park.

I have been volunteering for a few years now and each time it exceeds my expectations.

Festival novice at mature age is no barrier

Written by Robin Brackenbury, 60+

Events volunteered include: Kendal Calling, BST Hyde Park & Glastonbury.

Robin gives us his personal account of volunteering with Festaff