Are you interested in volunteering at the Icelandic Festival of Manitoba?

    • Form Sign-up - Fill out the form on the page below for more information on volunteering and to sign-up for events not listed on our online sign-up page.

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Seeking Event Chair Positions 

Amma's Kitchen Chair
Assist with weekend kitchen management and operations. Should enjoy working with people and safe food handling experience a bonus.

Parks and Property Chair
Help with set-up and logistics of integral festival events. Should like working outdoors and be able to assist with physical activities / lifting.

Become a Festival Ambassador

Calling all Islendingadagurinn enthusiasts! Become the face of the Icelandic Festival, and volunteer as a Festival Ambassador. You will direct visitors to the Gimli Park,Vendor Village or show them the best food vendor or where to find parking. You'll be able to tell them what time fireworks start, and where the best spots are to watch them from.

We are looking for 3 hour shifts (you can sign up for a single shift of as many as you would like to do).


  • 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM
  • 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM
  • 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM


  • 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM
  • 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM
  • 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM


  • 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM
  • 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM

Every Icelandic Festival Ambassador will receive a free Ambassador T-shirt, Festival Program, and training at the volunteer meeting on Friday evening of August long weekend from 7:00 PM until 8:00 PM.

Meet great people and help Gimli’s visitors make their way around the town and the festival.

If you are interested call the Festival’s Volunteer Coordinator at (204) 642-7417 or drop into the festival office at 107-94 1st Avenue in Gimli, Manitoba.

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Icelandic Festival of Manitoba

Festival Gift Shop / Office 

Summer Hours 
Monday to Saturday - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday - Noon - 5:00 PM 
Or by appointment 

General Inquiries:
Phone: 1 (204) 642-7417
Email: info@icelandicfestival.com

107-94 1st Avenue
Gimli, Manitoba, R0C 1B1