Homegrown is a labor of love for all involved and thrives on the energy of volunteers. If you love music and are interested in helping, we’d love to have you.

The following volunteer positions are available:

Tickets/Entry gateAge restriction 16 yrs old.  Greeting festival patrons at the entry gate. Ability to take donations (money) , count change, and provide festival information (bathroom, band schedule, food and refreshment options, locations of vendor booths).  Responsible for providing wristbands to adults over the age of 21 for beer inside festival grounds. Additional responsibilities include sales of tickets that can be redeemed for food and beverage at the festival. These are shared responsibilities amongst all volunteers during each time slot, and can be either pre-determined by preference, or decided at the beginning of each shift.  Friendly and courteous attitude is appreciated. Must be on time, and willing to commit to entire shift.

Bartender: Age restriction 21 years old.  Service of beer, soda, and water to patrons of the festival. Must be diligent about alcohol service to patrons who are 21 years or older (indicated by wristband, available at ticket booth).   Must be able to count and take appropriate number of tickets for predetermined values of beverages. Friendly and courteous attitude is appreciated. Must be on time and willing to commit to entire shift.

Food/drink floaterMust have knowledge of safe food handling procedures and responsible beverage service.  Ability to be flexible and multi task two important aspects of the festivals success. Restocking platewear, napkins, condiments, cups, etc.  Must be able to step in and provide assistance in preparing and serving food, and beverages. Supervisory experience is a plus. Hourly collection of tickets from each location, to indicate hourly sales.  Will also be responsible for monitoring and discouraging overservice of alcoholic beverages to patrons. Will be given important emergency contact information for incidents that may occur during the festival.  Must be on time and willing to commit to entire shift.


All volunteers will receive
2 free drink tickets
1 food ticket
1 commemorative event poster

Contact Michael Christian at Fancypants Promotion to get your name on the list of volunteers!

The Washington County Historical Society and the Downtown West Bend Association appreciate your efforts.