Volunteer for the Festival

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the Edmonton Poetry Festival! Our organization would be nowhere without volunteers. Seriously. We’d be doing this thing in someone’s basement if it weren’t for the strength and passion of our volunteer crew.

How to Sign Up

We’ve made this as simple as we can. If you click the button below, you will go to our volunteer sign up form where we’ll ask you for some personal details. Once you submit the form, we will review it and let you know how how it looks. We’re glad you’re interested in helping us out!

“(button)Sign up to Volunteer →”: https://goo.gl/forms/yppDLhmrvIkHhUeR2

Volunteer Perks

As an Edmonton Poetry Festival Volunteer, you’ll get the following perks:

  • Super cool volunteer swag
  • Discounts or free admission to Festival events
  • A wet kiss from our mascot, Bella the Bulldog


  • Bella the Bulldog

    Bella The Bulldog is the unofficial mascot of the Edmonton Poetry Festival. She enjoys long walks on the beach, extended afternoon naps, and sunning herself on an amicable deck. Her first poetry collection, entitled I’ll Move When I Want To, is forthcoming in Fall 2016.

Thanks for stopping by! We are grateful for your interest!