Get Involved

 
 
 
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Join our team

Bath Carnival is a unique arts project and inclusive free party, designed and delivered for the people, by the people. As our community project continues to grow so must our team of volunteers. 

Would you like to be part of an award winning team and help us add even more colour to the streets, support our local artists’ creative visions and create Bath's biggest free arts event? 

Click on one of our volunteer roles for more information or contact us if you have a particular skill which you think could be put to good use with Bath Carnival.

 
 
 

Support Artist

Be part of the creative process behind carnival, designing, preparing and creating incredible costumes for the big day and assisting creative workshop leaders. 
*no experience necessary.

Festival Steward

Contribute a few hours to making the Party in the Park our best ever. Work as part of an enthusiastic, award winning volunteer team and see what happens behind the scenes. 
*no experience necessary.


Event Production

Help build and breakdown Bath’s most coloruful outdoor event of the year. Transform our public parks into amazing immersive worlds and ensure we leave them in pristine condition after the party. 

*no experience necessary.
 

Procession Marshall

Join the amazing Traffic Management team which delivers the city's enormous street party. A great way to get involved on the day and give back to the community. 
*no experience necessary.

 
 

 
 

Photographer

Help us document our project, capturing the magic of the workshops and colourful events. With special access to amazing vantage points above the city you can frame the perfect shots of the procession and enjoy backstage access to the festival sites.

Van Driver

One of the hardest roles to recruit for, but such an important one! We rely on volunteer drivers to help us transport materials and equipment throughout the year, particularly across the Carnival weekend. Van drivers – we need you…

 
 
 

Costume Hire

 
 
 
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We love seeing our costumes getting out on the road and being enjoyed by a live audience and every single costume is available to hire on the day of Bath Carnival. Costumes can be hired individually or as a group and all funds raised go into their maintenance, repair and amendments.

Choose from our amazing collection of costumes and join the parade on Saturday 21 July. Perfect for hen parties and stag do’s, office outings and birthdays.