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Volunteer Opportunities

Tallgrass Film Festival Volunteer Thank You Luncheon

All 2014 participating festival volunteers and their families are invited to join TFA's Board & Staff to at the Volunteer Thank You Luncheon on Saturday, November 15 at Botanica (701 Amidon.) Join us for lunch, an awards ceremony, short film screenings and complimentary access to the gardens until 5 pm. THANK YOU!

2015 All Volunteer Meeting

Calling all volunteers - new and returning!

The ALL VOLUNTEER meeting is coming up on Sunday, Oct 5th at 2:30 pm at The Hotel at Old Town. (The meeting is in the Conference center across the street from the hotel.) Light snacks will be provided.

The first 30 minutes will be spent going over the basics: what to do, what not to do, etc. and then volunteers will break into small groups by department (hospitality, box office, tech, events, etc.) for more detailed information, to meet the team leaders and to sign up for days and times and. The meeting will break by 4:30 pm.

Feel free to invite along any new volunteers or anyone who might be interested in volunteering for the most U.S.'s most Stubbornly Independent film festival!

Our volunteers are an essential part of the success of the Tallgrass Film Festival, helping the event grow year after year.

Volunteers receive many benefits for their efforts, including free admission to Wichita premieres of the best independent films from around the world, meeting filmmakers, making new friends, enjoying delicious food from local establishments and, of course, receiving a snazzy new t-shirt. Most of all, volunteers have the right to say they're an integral part of the country's most Stubbornly Independent film festival. 

Festival volunteers also receive exclusive access to the Clear Channel Outdoor Volunteer Lounge through the duration of the festival.

Volunteers are needed for the following positions:

  • Ushers
  • Runners
  • Ballot Counters
  • Theater Managers
  • Production Assistants
  • Projection Room Assistants
  • Print Trafficking Assistants
  • Special Event Greeters/Bartenders (must be 21+)
  • Special Event Production Set-up/Breakdown
  • Visiting Filmmaker/Hospitality Drivers
  • Ticket sellers and box office help

For more information and to get signed up, email our Volunteer Director or call (316) 409-3376.

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