GlobalFest is Hiring!

Business Development/Marketing Director

The Business Development/Marketing Director is a senior-level role within our organization, working directly with stakeholders and other senior level team members across the organization, including members of the society’s Board of Directors, ensuring adherence to best practices in executing our strategies in sponsorship, sales, marketing, communications, and customer service.  We want to deliver a consistent and unified brand experience.

See role description for full position description.

Start date:  Immediate

Applications close:  Monday 5 June, 11:59pm

To apply, please email cover letter with resume attention to:

Ken Goosen
Chief Operating Officer


Volunteer opportunities now available! Apply below

Volunteer Applications for GlobalFest 2023 are now open!!

GlobalFest is accepting volunteer applications for our festival, and would love for you to apply!

Each year, GlobalFest produces a world-class, multi-cultural and international fireworks festival dedicated to celebrating and showcasing Calgary’s cultural diversity.

We are now looking for volunteers to help with GlobalFest at Elliston Park.

Volunteers will be able to contribute to the community while enjoying the sights and sounds of the festival!

What’s in it for you?

  • A safe and fun way to experience Calgary’s local festival
  • Meet new people and make some great friends
  • Access to the site for all 5 nights of the festival
  • Festival swag bag
  • A Volunteer Appreciation Celebration to top it all off

Event Information

Dates: August 17, 19, 22, 24, 26 (5 nights)

Location: Elliston Park – 1827 68th ST SE, Calgary, Alberta

For more details, please reach out to our Volunteer Coordinator, Kaitlyn at or (403)569-9679


Volunteer for Alberta’s Most Explosive Golf Tournament!

Send in your volunteer application for Globalfest’s 7th Annual Golf Classic! 

Join us at Muirfield Lakes Golf Course for our annual golf classic. We are looking for passionate and excited volunteers like you to make this year the best yet!

When: Monday, June 19th, 2023

Where: Muirfield Lakes Golf Club – 612 Muirfield Cres, Lyalta, AB T0J 1Y0

Volunteers will be able to contribute to the community while enjoying the beautiful weather and scenic views that Muirfield has to offer. In addition, volunteers can have 1 free meal at the events, as well as receive 2 General Admission tickets to Portugal on Tuesday, August 22.

For more information, please refer to our Volunteer Information Sheet.

To submit application, please reach out to our Volunteer Coordinator, Kaitlyn at 


GlobalFest takes place in Moh’kinsstis Treaty 7 territory, home to the Blackfoot confederacy: Siksika, Kainai, Piikani, as well as the Îyâxe Nakoda and Tsuut’ina nations, and home to the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region 3.