Tucson Meet Yourself

Opportunity Type: 
Number of Positions Available: 


Location of Opportunity: 
Off Campus
Host Department/Organization: 

Southwest Folklife Alliance

Opportunity Description: 

Tucson Meet Yourself is an annual celebration of the living traditional arts of Southern Arizona’s and Northern Mexico’s diverse ethnic and folk communities. Each October, the three-day event features hundreds of artisans, home cooks, dancers, musicians and special exhibits that celebrate and honor beauty in all its diverse, informal, and everyday forms.


Downtown Tucson

Time Commitment: 

Annually on a weekend in October, usually 4-6 hour volunteer shifts

Engaged Learning Experience (ELE): 
Paid Position: 
How to apply: 

Create a volunteer profile and pick which sector of the festival you'd like to volunteer with: https://www.southwestfolklife.org/volunteer/

Note: Green Team manages composting/recycling/trash stations at the event.

Engagement Category(s): 
Community Partnership
Intercultural Exploration
Research Theme(s): 
Environmental Arts and Humanities
Food Systems and Security
Urban Environment