OFN Launches Volunteer Connect Contest

Update May 31 – This contest is now CLOSED! Thank you to all who continue to join the festival volunteer community and congratulations to all contest winners

Stay tuned for future contests and prize giveaways. Follow us on social media @OttawaFestivals.


Join Ottawa’s community of friendly, talented, and generous festival volunteers to help bring Ottawa’s festivals, special events, and fairs to life! There are already so many benefits to becoming a festival volunteer, including making new friends, developing valuable skills, taking part in unique experiences and getting free access to events, and now Ottawa Festivals has added another BIG incentive to get involved. 

Sign up for an account on Volunteer Connect before 11:59PM on May 30, 2023 and be automatically entered into a prize draw for some epic giveaways! Prizes include flex passes to RBC Ottawa Bluesfest and festival tickets and t-shirts from Orléans Craft Beer Festival!

Volunteer Connect is Ottawa’s go-to place to find and apply for the latest volunteer opportunities at festivals, special events and fairs. 

Sign up for Volunteer Connect & be Automatically Entered to Win


Volunteer Connect Contest – Official Contest Rules

Ottawa Festival Network (OFN) is hosting a promotional contest for the volunteer recruitment platform, Volunteer Connect. The contest will be open to participants until 11:59PM on May 30, 2023, with prize winners drawn on May 31.

Prize Information:

Prizes Available:

Prize winners will be selected via a random electronic draw.

Winners will be contacted by e-mail.

If the selected winner does not claim the prize within 14 days they forfeit the prize and another winner may be selected at the discretion of OFN.

To enter the contest:

Sign up for Volunteer Connect

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be resident of Ontario (Address details will be confirmed for prize winners only, information not required for contest entry.)
  • Must have an active account on Volunteer Connect before May 30th 11:59PM.


  • Anyone found to use multiple accounts to enter will be ineligible

* By entering the contest and providing OFN with your name and email address you agree to receive email communications relevant to volunteer opportunities at festivals, special events, and fairs in the Ottawa area. You may unsubscribe from these emails at any time.