Volunteering Opportunities



We have a great bunch of people in our Team O-Bon and we work hard to ensure that we support our volunteers in return by holding workshops, providing training and by doing the odd bit of socialising and Christmas quiz-ing.

Please email obononthefoyle@gmail.com for more information.

Opportunities to get involved include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting with festival set up and take down
  • Assisting with stage management
  • Assisting with stewarding and public information during festival
  • Backstage supervision
  • Arts & Crafts & games facilitation at festival
  • Hair & make-up for performers
  • Learning bon odori dance
  • Artist Liason
  • Fundraising
  • Costume supervision and support
  • Lantern making and signing
  • Ticket selling
  • Marketing and PR roles