BLACK: A Festival of Joy Seeks Volunteers

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BLACK: A Festival of Joy Seeks Volunteers


Celebrate BLACK: a Festival of Joy by being a volunteer at the Festival! Volunteers are needed in various capacities and at various times. Take a look at the details and select a time that best fits your schedule to help produce this great event.

If you have a group that would like to volunteer, email and put BLACK Volunteer in the subject line.

Volunteer Notes and FAQs

Sunday, Aug 8th
Riverside Park/ Taggart Memorial Amphitheatre
2420 E Riverside Drive Indianapolis, 46208

Volunteer Duties:

Volunteers will assist with a variety of duties including, but not limited to, set up and tear down, vendor management, family activity booth management, Black Joy experience assistance, traffic and parking control, etc.

Volunteer Requirements:

Masks, gloves, and individual bottles of hand sanitizer are provided. Volunteers are welcome to wear their own face mask.  Masks are not required but strongly encouraged. Temperature will be taken upon arrival.  Volunteers must be 18 years or older.


With limited space for parking, the Festival attempts to provide onsite parking or shuttle services.

Volunteer Shifts:

Shift One: 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Shift Two: 10:45 am – 1:45 pm
Shift Three: 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Shift Four: 4:15 pm – 7:15 pm
Shift Five: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Register today! Register by 12p, Sunday July 31st. Include your name, phone number and volunteer shift. You will receive a volunteer experience confirmation email and link to the Volunteer Training on Thursday, August 4th at 6p. Questions? Send us an email at

To register now, click here.