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The festival is entirely reliant on a dedicated army of brilliant volunteers all who give up their time and provide their skills and expertise to the event free of charge. 2022's event runs from Friday 27th to Sunday 29th of May, there are many different ways in which you can get involved...


Come join our close knit stewarding family!

Stewards make the festival run smoothly covering venue management, assisting attendees and troubleshooting. Volunteering will give you a great opportunity to meet new friends, learn new skills and add new experiences to your CV.

If you would like to join our stewards team, please complete the

stewarding application form


Our taskforce crew look after all the infrastructure during the festival's build and break, and during the event itself. We are looking for carpenters, electricians, plumbers, set designers and builders, radio comms specialists...

To join the taskforce crew, please complete the taskforce application form


Family Castle

The Family Castle is our dedicated family area, allowing youngsters to get involved in creative, traditional arts during the festival.

To join the Family Castle stewarding team, please complete the family castle stewards application

Busking Sides

We would like to welcome you to participate in 2022's Folk Festival. The event will be run from Friday to Sunday, with dance displays in the town on Saturday and Sunday.

Please complete the busking sides application form to help us gather all the information required about your dance side.


Bar Staff

We are looking for enthusiastic people to join our bar team. If you enjoy interacting with the public and have bar experience, this is the role for you.

Please complete the bar staff application form


As well as the roles above, we have a number of additional volunteer roles including box office, info point, production runners, merchandise and donation collectors.

If you would like to join our team of volunteers, please complete the volunteer application form

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