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Call for Nikkei Matsuri Volunteers

Join the Vibrant Celebration of Japanese Culture at Nikkei Matsuri!

We are seeking enthusiastic volunteers to be a part of the upcoming Nikkei Matsuri, a festival that celebrates the richness of Japanese culture. This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to a lively community event while immersing yourself in a cultural experience.

Volunteering at Nikkei Matsuri provides a chance to engage with a diverse community, gain valuable skills, and create lasting memories. We are looking for volunteers to assist in various positions, including:

  • Games: Help coordinate and manage interactive games and activities for attendees of all ages.
  • Performances: Support the smooth execution of live performances, including stage management, artist assistance, and crowd control.
  • Beer Garden: Assist in the operations of the beer garden, ensuring a pleasant experience for visitors, checking IDs, and maintaining cleanliness.
  • Admissions: Greet and guide festival-goers, scan tickets, distribute wristbands, and provide general event information.
  • Set Up: Assist in setting up and organizing the festival site, including booths, signage, and decorations.
  • And More: There are numerous other opportunities available, such as parking, information booth support, vendor assistance, and supporting fellow volunteers.

No prior experience is required for most positions, and training will be provided to all volunteers. We welcome individuals of all backgrounds, ages (16 and older), and abilities to join our team. Nikkei Matsuri is a community-driven event, and we value the enthusiasm and dedication of our volunteers.

Benefits of Volunteering:

  • Opportunity to be a part of a vibrant cultural festival
  • Gain valuable event management and interpersonal skills
  • Meet new people and build lasting connections within the community
  • Receive a volunteer t-shirt and refreshments during shifts
  • Enjoy free admission to the festival during non-volunteer hours

How to Apply

To become a volunteer at Nikkei Matsuri, please register as an NNMCC volunteer online at by signing up or logging in to Better Impact.  Check back frequently for new positions to be announced. New volunteer opportunities for the Zenyasai pre-festival celebration on September 1 will be available soon.

For more information or inquiries, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator – [email protected] | ext. 108

Come and be a part of the excitement at Nikkei Matsuri, where culture comes alive!