Volunteer for Portland VegFest

Did you know that we need more than 400 volunteers to make Portland VegFest happen? See below to learn how you can lend a hand in the planning and implementation of Portland VegFest! We can't do it without you!

Spread the Word

Do you love meeting new people? Do you want free admission to VegFest 2019 but can’t spare the time to volunteer that weekend? This opportunity might be perfect for you!

We need street teams to hand out VegFest postcards and posters prior to VegFest. You will be distributing postcards and posters to coffee shops, local businesses, etc all throughout Portland and the surrounding area. We assign different neighborhoods to different teams to ensure full coverage, and preference is given to those who sign up early for this opportunity, so sign up today!

If you’re interested in learning more about this position, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator.

Volunteer at VegFest

In return for volunteering for a minimum of one shift, volunteers will receive:

  • Free admission to BOTH days of Portland VegFest

  • Introduction to a great community of like-minded volunteers

  • People who volunteer for two shifts in a single day will also receive a meal voucher good at any of the restaurants exhibiting at VegFest 2019

Who can volunteer?

Anyone and everyone! We have lots of different roles, to suit all kinds of people. We need people for most roles throughout Saturday October 5th and Sunday October 6th, and help with set-up all day on Friday October 4th.

Volunteers under 18 will need to bring a signed parental consent form.

Volunteer signups are not yet open for our 2019 event. If you are interested in being notified when signups open, please email volunteer@nwveg.org to be added to the volunteer mailing list.