We warmly welcome people who would like to help ensure that the festival runs smoothly. If you are looking for some event management experience, or simply enjoy music and want to get involved, then here are some ways to help:


  • Front desk - taking tickets, selling tickets, checking competitors cards

  • Stewarding - making sure performances are not interrupted

  • Adjudicating assistant - writing certificates, sorting music, assisting the adjudicator with any other tasks

  • Announcer/Emcee - announcing competitors and start/end of classes, checking competitors have arrived etc

  • Catering - helping with serving teas/coffees and refreshments

  • General - looking after the general public, directing and helping with enquiries etc. 


If you are interested in helping at the 2018 Shine Festival, please download the volunteer form here and return by either emailing to shinefestivalteesvalley@gmail.com or post to:

Rebecca Johnson, Festival Organiser, 24 Melrose Drive, Stockton on Tees, TS18 3UE. 

For further information on becoming a sponsor, please download the information booklet.