IMBOLC International Arts Festival, returns from 29th January to 5th February 2023. 


As one of Ireland’s premiere music festivals, we greatly depend on our enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers to help transform the city for the duration of the festival.

We are currently seeking enthusiastic volunteers from December 2022 to February 2023 from all walks of life and all age groups to help us ensure that our festival in 2023 is as successful as last year’s.

Do you have experience in Front-of-house, Box Office or Social Media or any other relevant area and would like to join an enthusiastic and friendly festival team? If so, we would love to hear from you!

Our volunteers enjoy many benefits including free entry to festival events, the opportunity to meet new people and learn new skills. 

Volunteers receive official IMBOLC Festival t-shirts as well as free tickets to select shows. All volunteers must be aged 18 years or older.

Volunteer Roles Include: 

Front of House Assistants

To check customer tickets at door

To assist customers with all queries

To assist Box Office staff where necessary

To sell artist merchandise

Evaluation Assistants

To record how many customers attend the exhibition and each festival event

To encourage customers to complete event evaluation forms

To collate all information into a presentable record

Social media team members

To be creative in using platforms such as Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

To present posts to the Marketing Manager for approval

To ensure posts are bi-lingual (opt.)

Event Facility Assistant

To help with room set up for events

To assist the bar staff at events

To set up artist dressing rooms

Induction Evenings

Once you've submitted your application form, we'll let you know about upcoming volunteer inductions. Please save the dates, as these trainings will include crucial information for your volunteer role.

Agreement & Certificate

If you’re accepted onto the volunteers programme, we’ll ask you to sign a basic agreement. At the end of the programme, you’ll receive an IMBOLC International Music Festival Certificate, authenticating your participation in the volunteers programme.

For all queries please email