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Volunteer Opportunities

Thinking about Volunteering?

Transforming downtown Red Deer from blank asphalt into CentreFest would not be possible without the support of our amazing volunteers.

CentreFest is part of an amazing, caring downtown community in the City of Red Deer. Volunteerism helps bring people together, opens you up to a world of new connections and opportunities, and expands your resume. Volunteer with us today!

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Circus World

This is a ‘child friendly’ environment that provides a hands‐on activity area where children can learn through participation some ‘street performing skills’. You will assist Professional Street performers teach their crafts to the children, juggling, stilt walking, plate spinning, unicycle, and much more. There will also be a games and activities corner for the little ones.

The volunteer work will be physically demanding, as a majority of activities are quite physical. All Circus World volunteers must have a criminal record check prior to the event. This will be at no cost to the volunteers.

Music World

We require outgoing, energetic volunteers. The Volunteer work will involve walking the grounds while promoting the bands involved in that days’ lineup. We also require physically fit individuals for the loading and unloading of equipment.

Street Artists’ Volunteers

We require volunteers to assist the street performers with their individual needs such as watching thier equipment and ensuring performers safety.

Volunteer Headquarters

This position requires a volunteer to assist the Volunteer Organizer with check-in and check-out, radio control and t-shirt distribution. This position will also involve relieving other positions as needed.

Vendor Information

Vendor Information


Over 28,000 people attended CentreFest last year. While the circle shows are the core of CentreFest, festival-goers enjoy food and market shopping at vendors located within the festival. Vendor preference is given to past participants who follow guidelines and we aim for variety of vendor types. Interested participants should read through the rules and regulations in the Vendor Application. There have been changes made, so please be aware of how these may affect you. If you have questions, please contact us at 403-872-3361 or info@centrefest.ca.