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Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer with the Walker Art Center. When you donate your time and your talents to the Walker, you’re not only making an important contribution to the arts community but also learning new skills and making new friends in the arts.

Current Recruitment Opportunities


Seasonal Volunteer Garden Information Guides Information Guides will be stationed outside in the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden from June through September to provide an enhanced experience to visitors of the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden and will work to create a friendly, welcoming environment, and aid visitors in creating a unique and customized experience. Volunteers will be supplied with MSG maps and general MSG facts to distribute to guests in addition to information about the Walker Art Center programming.

This position requires a 2 shift per month commitment. Shifts for this team are available during the day, Thursdays through Sundays. This position hires seasonally and is interview based.

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Volunteers in these positions will assist Culinare staff by filling cups with beer/ice from taps on the Summit trucks. This position requires that you are 21+. ID’s will be checked on site to verify age requirement. You will not be serving beer/vodka or collecting tickets. Walker/ Culinare staff will be responsible for verifying the age of those wanting beer and for the distribution of liquor.


Volunteers will be stationed at the three entrances to the event to assist by scanning tickets and or putting wristbands on attendees after their ID’s have been checked by security. You will also be monitoring and building lines as needed and providing directions to attendees.


This position requires volunteers to assist in making sure that Rock the Garden is a Zero Waste event.  You’ll monitor the recycling and compost bins, but will not handle any waste. Eureka recycling provides day of training so you are able to accurately inform attendees where to dispose of waste, compost and recycling. Eureka will empty the bins and be your supervisor for the day.


This position requires volunteers to welcome and assist patrons needing access to the ADA-designated area.  The position should assist patrons to a space that best suits them, help with providing a chair if needed, and provide any additional assistance to the patron as needed.


This position requires that you are a Walker or MPR member. You will be working closely with Membership team members handing out membership appreciation gifts. You will verify membership cards and then issue one gift per membership.


This is a position that requires flexibility, as you will be assigned a task when you arrive for the event. This position is for those who like to live with a little surprise in their life. Be prepared for Beer Pouring, Entrance management, Green Team, or any spot that needs a volunteer.

Volunteer recruitment will start on April 10th for all Rock the Garden positions.

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Volunteer ushers are utilized to help support Performing Arts, Moving Image, Design and Education events. Volunteer tasks include assisting with directing and seating patrons, distributing programs, scanning tickets, and performing light cleaning of the theater after screenings.

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The Walker Art Center seeks volunteers to contribute to Walker programming by greeting patrons, providing program information and way-finding through the building, monitoring attendees for safety and accessibility concerns and providing exceptional customer service.

Sign up to attend an orientation below to get started!


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