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Paint-In 2022 Volunteer Application

Help to Paint the Town and Welcome Back the 33rd annual TD Art Gallery Paint-In!

Saturday, July 16, 2022, 11AM – 4PM (volunteer roles/times vary)

Join us for one of Victoria’s most beloved festivals drawing over 30,000 visitors! For one day only, Artists line up along Moss Street – from Fort Street all the way to Dallas Road – to demonstrate their craft and share their work with the community!

This year the AGGV is looking for 200 wonderful volunteers to help us host the festival after a two-year hiatus.  There are a variety of roles and shifts available throughout the day to accommodate everyone. Help support the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Vancouver Island art and artists, and celebrate art with the community by volunteering for the festival!

Time Commitment: Minimal commitment of 4-hours on the day of the festival and one 1-hour training/orientation session in early July.

Provisions: Snacks will be provided for your hard work and a free t-shirt!





    Please read the volunteer roles below to help inform your selection:
  • Team Leader

    Leading a volunteer group of 10 people. Being the first point of contact for volunteers needing help. Acting as the primary liaison with the Volunteer coordinator and reporting volunteers questions or concerns. *First Aid Certification is an asset (Not Required). Time Commitment: All Day & an additional/separate training session.
  • Event Assistant

    Visitor service at Imaginations Stations, greeting and informing festival visitors. Assist and facilitate festival programming or activities i.e. colouring activity or pet station. Assist with event ongoing event set-up i.e. clean team or posted at road intersections. Support artists, vendors, staff, and other volunteers in various activities i.e. shuffling set-up. Time Commitment: 4 hours
  • Donation and Fundraising Assistant

    Visitor service along moss street greeting and informing festival visitors. Assist with raising funds for the AGGV’s programming, exhibitions, and events i.e. donation barrel attendant. Time Commitment: 4 hours
  • Family Friendly Beer Garden Assistant

    Check Visitor ID and Sell Beverage Tickets. Visitor Service in Family Friendly Beer Garden. Assist with Family Friend Beer Garden Cleanliness. * BC Severing It Right an asset (Not required). Time Commitment: 4 hours
  • Set-Up Assistant

    Assist with Information/Imagination Station Set-Up (Tents, Tables, Chairs, Banners). Set-Up Event Signage i.e. Artists placement signs. Assist artists, community groups, and more with their booth set-ups along Moss Street. Time Commitment: 4 hours
  • Take-Down Assistant

    Assist with Information/Imagination Station set up (Tents, Tables, Chairs, Banners). Assist with festival clean-up and supplies gathering along moss street post-festival. Assist artists, community groups etc. their booth take-down along Moss Street. Time Commitment: 4 hours