Volunteer at Dia!

Do you want to be a part of the largest Latinx festival in Oakland? We are looking for volunteers to help with a variety of tasks, outreach, event preparation, and much more. The 27th annual Dia de los Muertos Festival is right around the corner, and we are looking for 300 volunteers like you! 

To celebrate a healthy Dia, the 2022 Oakland Dia de los Muertos will resume in-person activities at a smaller scale and will operate as a community health fair, offering Covid-19 vaccinations and testing on-site, and highlighting the fundamental and authentic elements of the annual celebration – ofrendas, Danza Azteca, and low-riders.

 All volunteers receive a Día de los Muertos Festival T-Shirt, lunch provided, healthy snacks & water throughout the day.  

**Face mask and social distancing will be required.**

**You must be 18 years and older to volunteer.**

  • VOLUNTEER WITH A GROUP! We are offering various volunteer opportunities to connect with the community. Are you a part of a school or employee group? Groups are welcomed to participate!  
  • VOLUNTEER BEFORE THE FESTIVAL! If you can’t attend on the day of, you can help with beautifying the festival weeks leading to the event including decorating the streets. Shifts available: October ( 4-7th ) 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM & October ( 11-14th ) from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 

Questions? Email us at volunteer@unitycouncil.org.