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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

Apr
5
Michigan native BØRNS will headline the Sparrow Stage on Thursday, July 5th at the 2018 Common Ground Music Festival. Born and raised in west Michigan, singer-songwriter BØRNS is known for singles like “10,000 Emerald Pools” and “Electric Lov… Read More
Mar
23
Rapper, singer, songwriter Logic adds tour stop at the Common Ground Music Festival on Saturday, July 7th. Logic developed an interest in music as a teenager, and ventured into a musical career in early 2009. After securing a recording contract with… Read More
Mar
15
Multi-platinum alternative pop maverick Halsey will headline Friday, July 6th at the 2018 Common Ground Music Festival. GRAMMY® Award-nominated Halsey claimed the #1 spot on the Billboard Top 200 with her second release, hopeless fountain kingdom, a… Read More