I Want to Volunteer!

We have two ways for you to sign up as a Louisiana Book Festival volunteer. You may fill out our online form below indicating when and where you are willing to work. If you have any questions regarding volunteering, you may contact:

Jamie Hebert
Louisiana Book Festival
701 N. 4th St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Tel: 225.342.4996

You must be sixteen years of age or older to volunteer for the Louisiana Book Festival.
Younger volunteers must be accompanied by an adult chaperone and will considered on a case-by-case basis.

First Name: Last Name: T-shirt size:


City: State: Zip:

Primary Phone Number (with area code):

Secondary Phone Number (with area code):

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Check here if you are under the age of 18. (Volunteers must be 16 years or older.)

Please note, we cannot guarantee a T-shirt
for anyone signing up after October 16th.

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Like To
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Author registration and escorts
Bookselling tent (Cavalier House Books)
Concessions tent
Cooking demonstration tent
Festival Information & Merchandise
Golf Cart Transportation
Program Assistants
Teen HQ
Childrens' Activity Tent
Exhibitor Registration
Volunteer Registration


Shift Preference

Select all shifts which you are available to work. Unless you indicate all day availability, you will only be assigned one four-hour shift. We appreciate flexibility whenever possible!

Morning (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
Afternoon (Noon to 4 p.m.)
All Day (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

We will try our best to place you with friends or colleagues. Please note that certain positions do not allow for simultaneous (same location) volunteering by groups. Each member of a group must register separately, and each member of the group must indicate their desire to work together in order to be placed in the same position. For questions regarding group volunteers, please contact the volunteer coordinator at the number or email above.

I am signing up...
As an individual
To work with a friend (enter name below)
As part of a group (enter name below)

On-Line Training
Volunteers will be sent a link for online training a few weeks before the festival.

On-Site Training
Available by request/appointment

How did you hear about this volunteer opportunity?
Returning volunteer
City Year
Online volunteer listing (volunteermatch.org, serve.gov, etc.)
In-person booth (please note where)
Other (please explain)

Comments / Special needs:

By clicking "Sign Me Up!," I agree to follow the lawful directions of the festival organizers regarding my participation as a Louisiana Book Festival volunteer. I also agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Louisiana Book Festival and its affiliates, officers, members, and agents from any damage, liability, or expense arising or incurred from any loss or injury to any property or person which arise from or by reason of my participating in the Louisiana Book Festival as a volunteer.


Book-loving volunteers are essential to the Louisiana Book Festival's success. Whether it's escorting authors, guiding visitors, selling refreshments, working with children in the Young Readers Pavilion or other fun and rewarding assignments, the Louisiana Book Festival wants you to join the volunteer team.

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