Midsommer Festival 2022
Description: Midsommer Festival is organized by a group of cultural entrepreneurs. The mission is to create a unique festival, which brings people together from all of Denmark, for a celebration of life, love and music.As a participant in the Work Camp, you will help us set up, execute, and clean up after the festival. There will be a lot of physical labour and a lot of time to chill out and get to know each other. We are a team of people who have been making this festival since 2013, and we enjoy building and cleaning up as much as we enjoy the actual festival days. Hopefully, you will do the sameWe have not had a Work Camp before, but we have always been reliant on the help of our 80-100 volunteers. We will be looking forward to meeting you
Type of Work: Tasks include:- Decorating the festival area with lights, artworks, etc.- Manual labour; digging holes, carrying heavy festival supplies, building tasks etc.- Stage work; assembling and disassembling the stages- During the festival: Bartending, welcoming guests/artists, cleaning, checking wristbands, etc.- Other tasks may very well occurWorkdays: June 13th to 16th - 10:00 to 18:00June 17th to 19th - Workhours can be all around the clock, but no more than 6-8 hours per day.June 20th to 23rd - 10:00 to 18:00
Accommodation: Accommodation:You will be sleeping in a dormitory. Bring your own sleeping bag, linen and pillow. We will provide mattresses. Food: All meals are included in your stay; some meals will be delivered from our external catering partners, some meals will be simple self-service.Bathroom Facilities:Shower and bathrooms are available. We don t have a washing machine available, so bring enough clothes.
Requirements: In regard to COVID-19, it is our ambition to complete our Work Camps this summer, but it is essential for us, that our volunteers feel safe during the time they spend at our camps. This is why we constantly keep ourselves updated on the situation and we follow the Danish government s instructions. Furthermore, we are ready to answer any questions that you might have, and we will keep all our volunteers updated right up until the start of the Work Camp.Your Work Camp host will have guidelines on how to handle COVID-19 during your stay, including how to handle isolation and enforcement of government guidelines.No experience is needed, as long as you are willing to undertake a series of different tasks. Work hours may be late, while the festival is going on.English will be the only language spoken among participants. All participants must be willing to speak English, even though being from the same country or have trouble with the English language. Try your best
Approximate Location: PrEstE is a small and beautiful city in southern Denmark. You have beaches and forests nearby, as well as a cosy city centre, with restaurants and shops. On top of that, we are ourselves making a wonderful festival, and you ll probably be tempted to spend most of your time inside the festival area. We do however recommend, that you also take your time, to explore the beautiful surroundings of PrEstE.Your Work Camp coordinators or contact person will help you and the group with organising activities in your spare time. It is free to enjoy the beautiful nature of PrEstE, but some activities might require an extra charge. The host will not cover additional charges.