Our team of 160 volunteer stewards are the backbone of Ely Folk Festival. Without them it just couldn’t happen. There are lots of different roles for stewards and we will try to slot you into the ones which suit you best.
If you are interested in stewarding at the 2017 festival, read on….
- Complete the online form at the bottom of this page and submit it (please keep free text in boxes brief & don’t use carriage return to create a new line)
- Download the form here Stewards application form and either email or post it to us (details at top of the form)
Notes to help you complete the form and setting out Terms & Conditions for Stewards are available here Stewarding at Ely Folk festival (1). Please take a little time to read through the notes and when you complete your application form, check the boxes beside the jobs that most interest you. You’ll spot a common theme in the ‘Useful Skills’ lists……”friendly and helpful” We aim to ensure that everyone has a safe and enjoyable festival that is memorable for all the right reasons and you’ll play a key part in that.
Photograph – your Festival ID card will have a photograph of you on it. Please upload a recent ‘head and shoulders’ picture of yourself when you return your application form.If you have previously forwarded a photo to us in connection with festival stewarding, we can reuse it.
Confidentiality – all the information that you give us will be kept confidential and used only in connection with Ely Folk Festival. We will not make any of your information available to any other person or group.
Apply to be a Steward
A selection of the great acts booked for the 2017 festival
The Spooky Men's Chorale
Sam Kelly Trio
The Elephant Sessions
Ross Ainslie & Jarlath Henderson
O'Hooley & Tidow
Hot Rock Pilgrims
Hannah Sanders & Ben Savage
Georgia Lewis Band
Jez Lowe & The Bad Pennies
Urban Folk Theory
Causeway Ceili Band