Volunteer Opportunities

Thanks to our community, the Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival is celebrating the 18th Annual Festival! We need your continued support to grow and provide enhanced cultural enrichment activities to the community.

Be a part of something BIG – Volunteer!

Select the committee that is of interest to you. Committee meetings will begin in September. Once you make your selection, you will be contacted by that committee’s administrator. All Committees meet prior to the Festival, once and/or twice per month, starting September.

Festival Committees:

Sponsorship & Grant Committee (begins in September) works with local businesses and the surrounding community to get funding for the Festival.

Program Events Committee (begins in September) is responsible for planning all aspects of festival signature events for the Festival.

Marketing & Public Relations Committee (begins in September) is responsible for the marketing, public relations and social media of the overall Festival. This committee will drive the promotional calendar and will deliver all marketing materials to local sponsors and partners.

Music Fest Logistics Committee (begins in September) is responsible for the layout of Festival Signature Event site(s), signage displays, traffic patrols, set-up and breakdown at the 2-day Music Fest, and other logistical needs.

Volunteer (January only) is responsible for working the Festival Signature Events in January. You will be notified in December of the volunteer opportunities.

Register for a Committee or to Volunteer in January: REGISTER TODAY

Please Register first, and then Sign-up for the Orientation

In order to participate, after you Register, for a Committee or Volunteer in January, you MUST Sign-Up for the 2018 Volunteer Orientation, by checking the box shown, to participate. Volunteers age 15 to 17 MUST have a parent or legal guardian register on your behalf and agree to the “Volunteer Terms and Conditions”. We do not recommend anyone under the age of 15 to volunteer.


Click Here to Sign-Up for Volunteer Orientation