BAYOU CITY ART FESTIVAL
What Is It?: Each year the nonprofit Art Colony Association produces the Bayou City Art Festival Downtown (fall) and Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park (spring) to raise money to support local nonprofit organizations. 2017 dates were October 14-15.
Help Needed: Help at the Children’s Creative Zone or Information Booth, take tickets, greet guests, check in volunteers, provide refreshments to artists and volunteers, or take photos.
Minimum Age to Volunteer: 13. Volunteers under age 18 must have written permission and release of liability signed by parent or guardian and must be properly supervised during the entire shift: one adult, age 21 and over for every five minors ages 13 – 17 and/or one adult per one minor under the age of 15.
Monitor the patron art pick-up area, answer questions at the Information Booth, take tickets, greet and direct visitors, check in volunteers, take photos, deliver refreshments to artists and volunteers, help run the volunteer raffle.