For more information about volunteer opportunities, contact Niki Ohlandt, Cultural Projects Coordinator, at 843-958-6459 or email Ohlandtn@charleston-sc.gov.
Charleston Farmers Market: Saturday market in Marion Square
April 8–November 25, 2017 8:00am- 2:00pm
Contact Harrison Chapman at (843) 734-7309 or ChapmanH@charleston-sc.gov
Piccolo Spoleto Festival: Showcases local and regional artists each summer
May 25- June 10, 2018
Assist with ushering at festival events, taking tickets, handing out programs, providing information to festival attendees, working in concessions and merchandise booths, assisting in arts and crafts activities tents, and serving as visual arts docents for gallery exhibition
MOJA Arts Festival: Celebrates African-American and Caribbean Art each fall
September 28- October 8, 2017
Assist with ushering at festival events, providing information to festival attendees, assisting in arts and crafts activities tents, and serving as visual arts docents for gallery exhibitions
Holiday Magic in Historic Charleston: Free family-friendly activities, performances, and decorations throughout the city during the month of December.
Happy New Year, Charleston: admission-free, non-alcoholic, family-friendly celebration
New Year’s Eve, December 31, 2017
For our major festivals, Piccolo Spoleto and MOJA, we utilize the online program SignUpGenius to schedule volunteers for events. To learn more about the website and how to sign up, browse the FAQs and this new member how-to. Please first get in contact with Niki Ohlandt to begin the process. If you are unable to use the site for whatever reason, please indicate that to Niki as well and she will work with you to find an alternative sign up system.
If you are interested in any of these opportunities, please complete the Volunteer Questionnaire below.