It is that time of year again to celebrate the Houston Black Heritage Festival. This year, the festival will be taking place October 8th & 9th, 2022 at Emancipation Park located in the historical Third Ward. The below link provides insight into the different roles/responsibilities and shifts available for both days you are able to assist no later than September 23, 2022. We will make every effort to fulfill your request, however, volunteer assignments will be assigned based on the needs of the daily events.
The minimum age requirement is 14 years of age. Attached is also a volunteer waiver which will need to be filled out and sent to the email address at the end of the email. Note, this waiver is REQUIRED FOR YOU TO VOLUNTEER including youth volunteers.
A volunteer orientation session(
s) will be held closer to the date which will provide additional details on festival information and volunteer responsibilities. Please do your best to attend this informative session.
Please feel free to forward the link to other individuals that may be interested in volunteering for either or both days.
If you have any questions, please feel free to send an email to volunteer@