About the opportunity
Award winning international festival, Bring The Paint, returns to the streets of Leicester to host the UK’s street art event of the year. World-renowned artists from US, Australia, Tahiti, Mexico, Germany, France, Greece and England are transforming Leicester city centre with world-class mural paintings. The festival will attract 10,000 visitors to the city and there will be opportunities for children and families to get involved with workshops, music, food & drinks and giant mural paintings. To top it all off, we will be hosting an art fair, giving people the chance to purchase unique artwork.
Induction: 27th April or 4th May - 12pm to 3pm @ Curve Theatre (LE1 1SB)
Festival: Friday 17th to Sunday 26th May @ Leicester City Centre Please note, you do not have to be available throughout the length of the festival, specific roles volunteers can undertake will include:
● Team Leaders - leading volunteer teams and assisting the Event Manager and Volunteer Coordinator in overall delivery of the festival
● Stewarding - managing painting sites and safety aspects of the festival are smoothly delivered throughout the event & crowd management
● Audience Engagement - conversing with audiences to collect information about our attendees and ensuring everyone who attends has a good experience
Please note: Volunteers do not need to be available for the entire festival, they can volunteer as little or as much as they like.