2017 VOLUNTEER INFO

VOLUNTEER REWARDS

  • Volunteers will receive either a one-day RPM Fest 2017 ticket or $10 in RPM Merch credit for each of the following tasks:
    • Assisting at an RPM Work Day
    • Assisting at an RPM Fundraiser Show
    • Distributing RPM Fest 2017 handbills at a nationally touring rock/punk/metal show
    • Posting RPM Fest 2017 flyers in a designated town, city, or region
    • Volunteering for a 4-hour shift at RPM Fest 2017
  • To earn credit, volunteers must check in with RPM Staff at Work Days, Fundraiser Shows, or at the fest, or provide photo proof of them posting flyers or distributing handbills.
  • All volunteers that complete at least three tasks will receive a free RPM Fest 2017 Shirt.
  • All festival weekend volunteers will also receive a meal, two drink tickets, and $5 in RPM Merch credit after the completion of their shift.

Timeline

Shows to Handbill

If you are attending or live near any of these shows, please bring RPM Fest handbills with you and hand them out to people leaving the venue at the end of the night!

  • April 21/22 - New England Metal and Hardcore Fest @ Palladium in Worcester, MA
  • May 7 - Killswitch Engage/Anthrax @ House of Blues in Boston, MA
  • May 8 - Mastodon @ House of Blues in Boston, MA
  • May 28 - Morbid Angel/Suffocation @ Brighton Music Hall in Allston, MA

Flyering Locations

If you live or work near any of these towns, please hang up RPM Fest flyers in record stores, music instrument shops, food take out places, bulletin boards, and any other locations with high foot traffic.  Bring scotch tape and push pins, and always ask the person behind the counter before hanging a flyer. 

  • Greenfield/Montague, MA
  • Deerfield/Sunderland, MA
  • Northfield/Gill/Bernardston, MA
  • Hinsdale, NH/Brattleboro, VT
  • Shelburne/Shelburne Falls/Charlemont, MA
  • Amherst/Belchertown, MA
  • Hadley/South Hadley, MA
  • Northampton/Easthampton, MA
  • Erving/Orange/Athol, MA
  • Williamstown/North Adams, MA/Bennington, VT
  • Gardner/Fitchburg/Leominster, MA
  • Holyoke/South Hadley/Chicopee, MA
  • Springfield/Agawam/Longmeadow, MA
  • Westfield, MA
  • Ludlow/Monson/Palmer, MA
  • Keene, NH
  • Peterborough, NH
  • Worcester, MA
  • Hudson, NH
  • Hartford, CT
  • New Haven, CT
  • Boston, MA
  • Salem, NH
  • Framingham, MA
  • Lowell, MA
  • Providence, RI
  • Nashua, NH
  • Manchester, NH
  • Albany, NY
  • Burlington, VT