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Volunteer Program

Terms and Conditions

All Volunteers are representatives of the Common Ground Music Festival and must abide by all policies, rules and regulations of the festival and venue while supporting the Common Ground Music Festival. Volunteer roles include no monetary compensation. Failure to perform duties as expected and required may result in dismissal from the Volunteer program.

 

Volunteer Requirements

Volunteers must be at least 16 years of age to volunteer, no exceptions.

Volunteers are required to work at least two (2), six (6)-hour shifts throughout the event. In other words, you must commit to a minimum of twelve (12) hours of work. Of course, we can always use your help with additional time prior to and during the event, so please let your Team Leader know if you are interested.

Volunteer Benefits

  • Free entry for the Volunteer ONLY after completing first assigned shift.
  • Refreshments and a meal during scheduled shifts.
  • A Volunteer T-Shirt to wear while on shift and keep as a memento.
  • A commemorative Common Ground Festival volunteer pin.
  • Inclusion in the Kick-off/Training Session Wednesday, June 1st at 6PM (The Lansing Center).
  • Use of the Volunteer Hospitality Tent during your volunteer shift(s).
  • 10% discount on all Festival tickets, while supplies last. You must submit and complete your registration prior to June 1, 2016 in order to receive Volunteer admission pricing.
  • Opportunity to win prizes during scheduled shifts at the Volunteer Hospitality Tent.

News & Updates

May
26
Trap&B artist Fetty Wap is best known for his rap about his love for his ride or die chick on the breakout hit “Trap Queen,” which peaked at number two in the U.S. on Billboard Hot 100. But there’s more to his story than that, formally… Read More
May
24
The Festival Office at 901 N Washington Ave will be closed Tuesday, May 23rd through Monday, May 29th. The office will re-open on Tuesday, May 31st at 10:00 AM. Tickets can be purchased online and all questions can be directed to info@commongroundfes… Read More
May
19
Shinedown is an American rock band from Jacksonville, Florida who have built their name on rock songs both brutal in power and epic in scope. The band originated in 2001 after the split of Brent Smith’s previous band, he kept his record deal with A… Read More