SXSW Volunteer Registration

Welcome to SXSW Volunteer Registration for SXSW and SXSW EDU! Whether you are a new or returning volunteer, please review our registration process to join us in March.

2023 Registration is now closed.

Volunteer Signup


Volunteer Registration for SXSW and SXSW EDU 2023 is now closed.

Please check back over the summer to learn about SXSW 2024 volunteer opportunities. Sign up for our newsletter to receive updates.

Who Can Volunteer?

Volunteers must be at least 16 years of age, or older*. No special experience is necessary and there is a volunteer role for everyone!

How Do I Sign Up to Volunteer?

Volunteer registration is now closed for the 2023 event.

Volunteers under the age of 18 years of age will need a parent or legal guardian’s permission to sign up. Minor volunteers will need to email to arrange signature of SXSW Minor Waiver by a guardian.

Explore more information about SXSW Volunteers including Volunteer Types & Badges, Crews, and Out-of-Town Volunteers.

If you have questions about volunteering for SXSW, please email Volunteer Headquarters at for assistance or use the Contact Us form below. See you soon!

*Some crews have additional age requirements due to venue policy.

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Contact Us


Questions about volunteering at SXSW & SXSW EDU? Fill out the contact form. We’ll get back to you soon!

    Covid-19 Volunteer Guidelines


    During in-person events, SXSW expects that all participants follow public health authority and CDC guidelines related to safety, hygiene, and their identified measures to prevent disease. We will continue to work with local authorities to plan for a safe event.

    This page will be updated. Please check back regularly.

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