Become a volunteer at the Uppsala festival

  • Kulturernas Karneval, KulturAlla
  • Uppsala
  • Uppsala
Social gemenskap

Do you want to make the world a happier place and spread some color and joy in Uppsala town?

Then become a volunteer at the Uppsala festival and carnival; Kulturernas Karneval 26-27 May!

Kulturernas Karneveal (Carnival of Cultures in English) is one of the biggest cultural events in town. As a volunteer you can make a significant and appreciated contribution to the local cultural life of Uppsala. It is both an exciting and rewarding mission to be a volunteer at Kulturernas Karneval, You will meet a loads of new people and for sure make memories that will last a lifetime!
We will tailor your volunteer mission according to your time, availability and competence. The carnival takes place between the 20-21th of May, Volunteers shifts are available between 18-22th of May.

What is “Kulturernas Karneval”?
Carnival of Cultures celebrates the cultural diversity; it is a festival where people come together around different forms of cultural expressions that coexist in the community. Thanks for your contribution!

As a volunteer in Kulturernas Karneval:

  • You volunteer at least one shift of 4 hours before, during or after the carnival.
  • For every shift you work you get a meal and all the "fika" you want.
  • If you work at least 3 shifts (12 hours) you can ask for a volunteer certificate.
  • You get concrete instructions for what you are supposed to do, and information about who your team leaders are.
  • Your ideas and points of view are taken into account to further develop and improve the volunteer work at the festival.
  • If communicated and accepted on beforehand you get back the expenses you made to complete your volunteer work, such as travels.
  • You get invited to a party organized specially for volunteers.
  • You get to meet lots of new people and create happy memories that will last a lifetime!
When and where will the volunteering take place: 
Carolinaparken (Engelska parken) in Uppsala. Volunteer shifts are available during: preparations 24-25th of May,the carnival 26-27th of May, and after the carnival 28 May.
Specific requirements and information: 
You are welcome to meet us and join the volunteer introduction 18 May at our office at Väpnargatan 24. You can choose how many shifts you want to work, which area of volunteering you are interested in and what times you want to volunteer.
Minimum time commitment: 
At least one shift (4 hours).
Väpnargatan 24
75336 Uppsala
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These details are voluntary and are only used by Volontärbyrån for statistical purposes.