Volunteer Information

Vancouver Chinatown Festival

AUGUST 10, 2019

Volunteer Registration NOW OPEN.

The Annual Vancouver Chinatown Festival would not be possible without the support and leadership of volunteers. We are looking for volunteers for various positions before and during the event! If you wish to know more about Vancouver’s historic Chinatown, want to re-establish your ties with the renewed Chinatown, would like to make new friends, or simply want to enjoy a fun event, become a volunteer at the Vancouver Chinatown Festival on August 10, 2019!

Print Registration Form

Online Application

We are looking for volunteers in the following areas:

Main Stage
– Coordinate with VIP Guests and Performers
– Coordinate with camera and media personals
– Organise and prepare props and performing materials

– On-site reception and registration
– Arrange and assign roles in needed areas
– Assist with food and light refreshments for volunteers

Cultural Area
– Interact with visitors & tourists
– Manage the Wheel of Fortune, prize giveaways, flyers
– Manage the displays (Pedicab, Rickshaw, Wedding Sedan, etc.)

Kids Corner
– Maintain crowds
– Manage mini-games and activities
– Ensure proper safety and maintenance

Day Market
– Manage the surrounding area
– Direct and coordinate with exhibitors
– Allocating required resources to designated areas

Street Fest
– Manage and coordinate the evening activities

Crowd Control Crew
– Allocate and restock resources
– Crowd control and street maintenance
– Ensure a safe and enjoyable environment for all

Benefits to Volunteers

  • Schedule is flexible
  • Enhance communication skills
  • Learn and gain new skills and experience
  • Meet and interact with a diverse community
  • Receive a Certificate and Letter of Appreciation
  • Receive complementary food and refreshments

For more information please email the Vancouver Chinatown BIA Society at volunteers@vancouver-chinatown.com.