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Hillside Community Festival of Guelph

Contact Information
Alternate Name Hillside Festival / Hillside Inside
Office Phone 519-763-6396
Toll Free Phone Hillside Ticket Line 1-877-435-9849
Website www.hillsidefestival.ca
Primary Contact Hillside Office; Email: info@hillsidefestival.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Cate McParland, Volunteer Program Manager; Email: volunteer@hillsidefestival.ca
Primary Executive Marie Zimmerman, Executive Director; Email: marie@hillsidefestival.ca
Alternate Executive Janet Linwood, Operations Manager; Email: office@hillsidefestival.ca
Site Location Guelph-Downtown
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
341 Woolwich St
Guelph, ON N1H 3W4
 
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Intersection Woolwich St and London Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Festival office ; Festival site: parking and washrooms are accessible. Access Support crew of volunteers are available at Festival sites to support patrons as needed. All Hillside Inside events are hosted in accessible venues. Yearly festival program is available in Braille and large print format. ASL interpreters on site during the summer festival to MC shows.
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Festival that offers summer and winter events that emphasize diversity of culture, musical style and heritage, geography and influence.
Description (Service) Hillside Festival
* three-day, five-stage annual summer event at Guelph Lake Island * world-class performers * many green and alternative energy initiatives, solar-powered spoken word stage * hand drumming area, Indigenous circle and children's area * workshops from a diverse and broad scope of interests * craft marketplace and international food bazaar

Hillside Inside
* three-day winter event held in various venues in downtown Guelph, featuring musical performances and workshops

Hillside events are managed by a small staff and produced by leadership and weekend volunteers * volunteer opportunities include assisting in all aspects of planning and organization, assisting in on-site set up, volunteering during the event and post-festival clean-up
Hours Peak season office hours Mon-Fri 10 am-5 pm
Areas Served Southwestern Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 13 year(s) and up 
 
Some areas are restricted to 18+ years due to legal requirements
Application Visit website for information and application for volunteers 
For tickets, see Ticketfly
Languages English
Fees Admission ; day, evening and weekend tickets available
Time-Limited Events Hillside Summer Festival: Jul 12-14, 2019 ; Hillside Inside: Feb 8-10, 2019
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1984
Funding City / Town ; Provincial ; Grants ; Donations ; Fees ; Sponsorship
Elections AGM held in Nov
Subjects
Service Categories Arts Festivals ; Music Performances