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Volunteer at Leeds Festival 2020 with Hotbox Events

Does a chance to gain some work experience at your favourite festival and get a glimpse how it all works behind the scenes sound like too good an opportunity to miss?

If answered yes, which we’re sure you all did! Then volunteering with Hotbox Events at Leeds Festival 2020 is 100% for you!


If you’re not already sold here’s some more reason for you.

By volunteering at R&L 2020 you’ll have the amazing opportunity to work across the festivals and help your fellow festival goers have the best possible weekend!

When volunteering you’ll get to see behind the scenes, meet other volunteers from across the country and around the globe, gain some great experience for your CV, and help us in making R&L the best festivals in the UK!

By joining us as a volunteer at R&L 2020 you’ll be provided with entry to the festival, lots of free time (so you won’t miss out on seeing your favourite artists), you’ll make loads of new friends whilst volunteering, get access to staff camping, cafe, toilets and showers, and most importantly have an amazing experience to look back on for years to come!

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Volunteers assist with a huge number of things so it’d be difficult to list everything you could get up to, but some of the main and most common roles include

  • Assisting your fellow festival goers with directions.
  • Helping them carry their belongings and pitch their tents.
  • Answering questions about the performances and line-ups.
    Reporting any problems such as a build-up of litter or faulty facilities.
  • Work alongside the onsite Fire Safety, Medical and Security teams to keep the festival safe.
  • Keeping a watching eye on the campsites from the fire towers.
  • Helping with various roles across the Festival sites including pedestrian and vehicle gates, wristband exchanges, keeping an eye on facilities, monitoring stages and walkways.

If you’d like to find out more about volunteering at Leeds 2020, head over to Hotbox Events.

You can drop the team an email at

Or go straight to the volunteer application.