Volunteer for FESTA!

Want to get behind the scenes, and assist at this fun cultural festival with your skills and passion? Join our 21st Annual Little Italy FESTA! filled with art, cuisine, music and more.

We are accepting 125 volunteers for various positions beginning mid September. Available areas are: distribution of posters and postcards throughout San Diego County, stage hands, distribution of event schedules, assisting with event setup and strike, Gesso Italiano (chalk art), table tenders, floaters, cooking demo stage, and conducting surveys.


Complimentary Little Italy T-shirt; complimentary refreshments; opportunity to buy reduced FESTA! merchandise; and chance to be part of a great community event in San Diego!

Community service hour letters available.


Register at:


Attend 1.5 hour volunteer orientation  (mandatory for new volunteers and certain positions, and welcome for returnees); be committed to your assignment, once you register.

For questions, please contact:

Carmen DeBello



We look forward to hearing from you!