Want free passes to Fest and Pre-Fest? Sign up to volunteer
Gainesville’s punk concert Fest has always relied on volunteers, and its preceding two-day festival in Tampa will be no different — with an enticing reward for those who help out.
Big Pre-Fest in Little Ybor, which takes place from Oct. 29-30, will be holding two volunteer sign ups on Oct. 1. One will be at St. Petersburg’s The Local 662 at 7 p.m. and the other at The Orpheum at 9:30 p.m.
For one approximately eight-hour shift at Pre-Fest, volunteers get a free pass to the festival and a limited edition shirt. Those who volunteer for two shifts will get passes to both Pre-Fest and Fest.
The lineup for Big Pre-Fest in Ybor includes headliners such as Teenage Bottlerocket and The Bouncing Souls. Fest, which runs Oct. 31-Nov. 3, features every band playing in Tampa as well as acts like Minneapolis punks Dillinger Four, Descendents descendants ALL and ‘90s emo group Braid, above.
For more information on volunteering, go here.
-- Jimmy Geurts, tbt*