Delaware Celebration of Jazz
"Never doubt that a small group of committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." - Margaret Mead


Opportunity Information

Volunteering General Information

The Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival would not be as successful as it is today without the many hard-working volunteers that contribute their time and energy to this annual event. In support of the continued growth and success of RBJF, we are always looking for volunteers who would like to assist our patrons in a variety of ways. From non-technical to technical, we have opportunities to fit a variety of skills. Not only do you get to work with great people, you also get to watch and listen to some of the best live music! Listed below are a few volunteer guidelines. We want everyone to have a great Jazz Festival experience!

Sign-up Instructions:

If you would like to be a volunteer at the next Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival, you must complete the following:

  1. Read our Waiver
  2. Choose an area to volunteer
  3. Complete area form and sign waiver
  4. Attend a training session

Information Summary

  • Volunteer personnel will need to register their interest in volunteering with Delaware Celebration of Jazz, promoters of the Festival, and be confirmed/assigned their schedule to participate
  • Volunteers are needed for all aspects of the Festival. It is helpful when volunteers are flexible and willing to help out wherever needed
  • Team Leaders will be assigned for shows and other responsibilities to organize and provide support to volunteer staff
  • Dress Code: Volunteers will be required to wear the appropriate attire assigned for their position. This could be as simple as their Jazz Festival ID Badge to a Festival t-shirt or vest. This is done in order to stand out in the crowd as part of the Festival Team.
  • Volunteers working at each venue are expected to arrive at least 75 minutes prior to the scheduled start of the event unless otherwise advised by their Team Leader
  • If you volunteer for a show that is already fully staffed, you may be assigned to another show at or around the same time frame.
  • Volunteers, who are Ushers or Ticket Takers, are required to commit to working a minimum of two shows. We truly appreciate your dedication.
  • A "Volunteer Thank You Brunch" will be provided after the conclusion of the Festival to all of those who worked with un in making the year's Festival a success