It’s time! Distortion is once again open for registration of volunteers.

Without Volunteers there is no Distortion. Join us and make your mark on Distortion!

All volunteers will get: Distortion Ø access (2 days), food, beverages, Distortion t-shirt, a letter of recommendation, and free access to the volunteer area.  

Link for registration

Are you are larger group of people who want to apply and work together or a union searching for a volunteer job, where you can earn money to your union, then do not hesitate to contact us at people@cphdistortion.dk.

Volunteer teams

BAR

Distortion has many different bars during the festival. The bars are spread all over the festival area – at the street parties and Distortion Ø. In the bar you will function as a smiling and service minded person. A shift at the bar team can also include help with the setup and removal. The various bars need manning for different hours during the day, so there is a big opportunity for choosing a day that suits you best. The bars will later on open for a more specific registration concerning the different places, dates and time – first come first served principle.

CLEANING

As a volunteer at Cleaning-control your most important task is to manage young fellows who’s cleaning up during/after the parties at Distortion. This task includes you in a clean-control-team. Serious street credit to the people who manage this task, as you will motivate others to clean the last bits of the festival. Do not worry, the major piles of trash from the street parties is cleaned by Københavns Kommune.  

ELECTRIC

As a volunteer at Electric your most important task is to help out with the electricity at Distortion. This includes making sure the electricity is up and running together with the rest of your team. You will help out the electric team then they roll out the long cables for all the power. Do not be scared of a little hard work.

FENCE

As a volunteer at Fences your most important task is to take care of the structure at Distortion. This includes putting up fences and creating gates at the different parties. There will be some lifting – so you can either skip your workout or just bring your friend and you can lift together. 

PARTNERSHIPS

The work under Sponsor is varied, but relates generally to exposure of Distortion’s collaborators and sponsorships. This can be done either by sales or sampling. We need volunteers for different hours during the day and different partnerships so there is a big opportunity for you to choose the day that suits you best. The projects will later on open for a more specific registration concerning projects, dates and time – first come first served principle.

PEOPLE

The area “People” relates to a wide range of projects during Distortion. As a volunteer at “People”, you will be able to choose whether you would like to help at Distortion’s camping area at Distortion Ø, waitering at Copenhagen’s largest dinner party, help out with runner-assignments for children’s distortion or take part in the completion and atmosphere at the Distortion Volunteer Center. These various project need manning for different hours during the day, so there is a big opportunity for choosing the day that suits you best. The projects will later on open for a more specific registration concerning place, dates and time – first come first served principle.

POSTERS AND INFORMATION TO NEIGHBORS

Before Distortion it is important to put up posters and hand out information to our neighbors around the city about the festival. Therefore, we need help to hang posters and hand out informative notes around Copenhagen. These assignments take place before the festival itself – giving you the opportunity to work before, so you can enjoy all the days of Distortion. These assignments will later on open for a more specific registration concerning place, dates and time – first come first served principle.

PRODUCTION

As a volunteer at Production your most important task is to ensure the festival runs smoothly. This includes moving, lifting and placing different materials – you’re going to help build and set up festival areas

SALES

Sales deals with the sale of Distortion Merchandise, cigarettes and the one and only street bracelets aka “Gadearmbånd”. As a volunteer at Sales you will be a part of one of these sales-teams. For these teams we will need smiling people, who do not mind helping out with whatever smaller task that might occur. Merchandise, Cigarettes and Street Bracelets need manning for different hours during the day, so there is a big opportunity for you to choose the day that suits you best. The projects will later on open for a more specific registration concerning place, dates and time – first come first served principle.

SIGN PLACEMENT – TRAFFIC

As a volunteer at Traffic your most important task is keeping control of traffic areas. This task includes putting up signs before the festival and taking down after the festival – pretty basic stuff. 

SPECIAL PARTIES – ON THE STREET

As a volunteer at the closed areas on the streets your most important task is helping out with practical work around the area. This includes putting up banners, fence and other runner assignments. You will be part of a team, which is connected to one of the closed street parties. 

TICKET

As a volunteer at the Ticket Crew your most important task is selling tickets for the festival. This includes meeting lots of different people and welcome everyone to Distortion Festival. 

TOILET PLACEMENT 

As a volunteer for sanitation, your main task is to help move the toilets via a truck. This includes a shift during the night, where the you and your team has to move toilets around the festival area.The Sanitation Crew may not seem the sexiest, but the shift is short, so you’ll have plenty of time to get your party on!

If you got questions please mail us at people@cphdistortion.dk.

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Foreninger søges til Distortion

Vil din forening hjælpe til under Distortion? Og tjene penge til foreningeskassen? Så læs videre her!

Hvis I har lyst til at være med til at sikre afviklingen af Distortion, samt tjene penge til foreningskassen, så kan i blive en arbejdende forening hos Distortion. Til Distortion er sikkerheden en grundlæggende faktor, som medvirker til at deltagerne får en bedre oplevelse af festivalen. Derfor søger vi foreninger som har frivillige der kan holde overblikket i pressede situationer, og som har lyst til at stå til rådighed som bemanding ved lukkede veje, eller være til stede hvis der opstår uforudsete hændelser.

For at sikre det gode samarbejde aftales arbejdsopgaverne og betalingen på forhånd i god tid. Og for jeres uundværlige arbejdskraft til Distortion får foreningens medlemmer, udover økonomisk støtte til foreningen, adgang til et særligt frivilligområde med lidt ekstra goder under afviklingen.

Vil jeres forening gerne vil høre mere bedes i sende en mail til people@cphdistortion.dk – og vi vil kontakte jer snarest.