Help coordinate a big culture project! - Uppsala Culture Carnival

  • Kulturernas Karneval, KulturAlla

Carnival of Cultures (Kulturernas Karneval) is a colorful festival that will take place for the eighth time on 28-29 May 2016. The carnival has a carnival parade through the center of Uppsala and a festival place in the Botanical Garden where concerts, dance performances, food and handicrafts market and lots of other things will tale place!

We want the Carnival of Cultures to celebrate all the cultures, cultural expressions and art forms that exist in the vicinity of Uppsala. We want to make a scene and a forum for the broad and bustling cultural life. We also want to be an inter-generational , drug-free festival for everyone living in Uppsala and for carnival enthusiasts around Sweden.

Preparations for the Carnival of Cultures 2016 has already begun and now is the time to start building our teams. Each year around 30 people create the event and about 180 volunteers work during the event days. The process is open for all to participate.

What can you do?
Here is a list of working groups.

When and where will the volunteering take place: 
Information meeting and kick-off will be done separately for individual applications. The first big project meeting and kick-off will be 13th of october 6pm. <br/>The work with the project starts in october and continues until mid-June, but you are welcome even if you only can participate a limited time.
Specific requirements and information: 
Are you a committed person with a curiosity for multicultural projects? Then Carnival of Cultures is a perfect platform for you! Whether you have experience with a similar project, whether you have knowledge of volunteer assignments, you can find a mission with us. <br/><br/>Carnival worker process provides the opportunity for both a social network through regular meetings and telecommuting via digital media. The project will contribute to a group that consists of many different ages, skills and backgrounds. We want to learn from each other and have fun together during the process!
Minimum time commitment: 
2-8 hours a week
Väpnargatan 24
75336 Uppsala
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