Shakti Fest
Work Exchange2019-06-21T14:10:50+00:00

Project Description

Work Exchange & Street Team


Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Bhakti Fest. We are so empowered and honored by your gift of service.  Learn about the main ways to contribute and enjoy this unique Festival experience.

Onsite Work Exchange

Volunteer onsite during the festival in exchange for a Full Festival Pass and free Camping. Many opportunities are available. Help make our (your) festival great!

Our WE program is for those interested in holding sacred spaces, maintaining the flow and function, and being a co-creator of Shakti Fest.  Our events would not be possible without you. It is because of volunteers that thousands of people are able to come play, practice, heal, and discover true union (yoga) with themselves and others. This program is particularly useful to those with financial challenges, as a festival ticket is provided free of charge in exchange for your service, as is free camping. Many of our previous onsite WEs return year after year to participate in this Seva experience.

Check out SEVA Departments & Descriptions

Work Exchange Group

There are 2 levels of Seva (service):

WE SEVAS volunteer around 6 hours of service per day or a total of 24 hours during the festival. This may include work in the Yoga/Workshop Halls, Greeting guests as they enter the parking lot, Registration, Stage support, supporting our Green Team or Hospitality.
*Includes free entrance and camping.

MAHA SEVAS volunteer 8 hours service per day or a total of 32 hours during the festival. These are typically people with previous Seva experience, however there may be exceptions due to areas needing specific expertise. Maha Sevas work in similar positions as Sevas. There are some available shifts before and/or after the festival allowing Sevas to enjoy the festival completely.

*Free entrance, camping, and 2 vegetarian meals (breakfast and dinner) in the Staff Dining Hall.

Work Exchange Application

Street Team

Street Team application is now open for Shakti Fest 2019.

Promote and share the deep love that Bhakti Festival events bring, this team utilizes social media and distributes promotional material at yoga studios, health food stores, places of healing, and to other conscious spaces and events. To be considered fill out the application.

Street Team Application

This opportunity allows you to complete all of your volunteers hours in promotional work prior to the festival. Once complete you will be given a Full Event Pass with free Camping (This is not available to sell). We make it easy but we need your help! Want to get involved? Please fill out our street team application.