Volunteer Opportunities

Join our team of volunteers at the Milford Oyster Festival

Volunteers are needed for the following days/hours/activity areas. Join us for a few hours, a day or the weekend – we have something for you to do!

Volunteer Opportunities

Two days before (12pm-2pm): Neighborhood flyer distribution

Day before (10am-10pm): Oyster Eve beer/wine tent cashiers & servers, Admission tent, General Setup and breakdown. Food Court check-in, setup tables on Green (Arts & Crafts, Main Street, Civic Group areas), Children’s Entertainment pavilion and in the food court.

Festival day (6am-7pm): Parking/Traffic Control, Beer tent cashiers & servers, ID verification tent, Souvenir tent support, Canoe/Kayak Race support, Schooner Cruise check-in, Information Booth support, Sign distribution, Volunteer check-in and support, Arts & Crafts Vendor support, Festival Car Show check-in, general setup & maintenance activities, Survey ambassadors.

Day after (9am-11am): Clean-up downtown Milford, shuttle stop areas, Lisman Landing, Milford Harbor, Fowler Field

For additional information, or to sign up as a volunteer for the festival, contact the Oyster Festival hotline by calling 203-878-5363 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Volunteer Opportunities