Be A Volunteer


We are building an energetic and enthusiastic team of volunteers for the Richmond World Festival and we want you join us for the fun!

There are many volunteer opportunities available and we can find a position which will suit your skills and attributes. As a volunteer, you will receive privileges including: food tickets to use at the food trucks, a limited edition RWF graphic t-shirt, the chance to win cool prizes, receive a volunteer certificate and a chance to have a behind the scenes festival experience.

Volunteer shifts will be available from Thursday, August 29 to Sunday, September 1. We are looking for volunteers to assist with the overall production of the event with opportunities in the following areas:

  • Artist Hospitality
  • Information Tent
  • Kids World
  • Face Painting
  • Origami
  • Sponsor Reception
  • Global Village
  • Wide World of Sports
  • Event Production

Please note that volunteers are required to attend a volunteer information session on Thursday, August 22 at 4pm at Richmond City Hall . The information session will be held in Meeting Room 2.002.

For more information, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator, Kristy Ng, at 


We are offering a limited number of quality sponsorship opportunities to companies who want to engage with culturally diverse demographic. Each opportunity will be unique and your brand will be a stand out.

Presenting Sponsor

Stage and Zone Sponsors

Community Sponsors

Accommodations Sponsors

Media Sponsors