AUSTIN, Texas – If you are a film, music, education, or technology enthusiast, there may be an enticing opportunity for you in store as South by Southwest is putting out its call for volunteers to assist with the 2019 event.
• Two volunteer types: Music Venue and All Conference
• SXSW 2019 runs from March 8 through March 17
SXSW 2019 runs from March 8 through March 17. SXSW EDU lasts from March 4 thorugh March 7, the main conference and festivals are on March 8 through March 17, with SXSW Gaming happening on March 15 through March 17.
All events are in need of volunteers. Anyone that is interested is encouraged to attend one of the SXSW Volunteer calls that take place on Sunday, January 27, Sunday, February 10, and Saturday, February 23. Attendees can expect to spend about an hour at the call.
SXSW offers two volunteer types:
• All Conference
• Music Venue.
Between those, volunteers choose from over 30 different crews that support the production and operations of the conference and festivals. Crew examples include: Artist Parking Operations, Event Signage, Gaming Expo, Conference Access, SXSW Pitch, Stage Crew, Registration, Sessions and more.
Volunteers must be able to contribute a minimum of 24 hours during the event to earn badges to attend. Both day and night positions are available. Volunteer signups are open online on the SXSW website.