Volunteer

Are you interested in volunteering at the Icelandic Festival of Manitoba? If so, please fill out the form below and to let us know which areas interest you the most. An Icelandic Festival volunteer will get back to you at our earliest opportunity to follow up on your submission.

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.)

Saturday 

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

Sunday 

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

Monday 

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

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