Community Festival, aka ComFest, is gearing up to celebrate its 50th year come June 24-26, 2022, once again gathering at Goodale Park in the Short North. Before then, there are lots of ways to get involved: 

Applications for project funding can be submitted to the ComFest Grants program by March 18 by using the form linked here:

The competition to choose a design for the volunteer T-shirts and Program Guide cover is underway, and the deadline for digital submissions has been extended to April 5 (hard copy submissions may be brought to the Vanderelli Room on April 7 for the public viewing and first round of voting). Specifications and other detail about the Logo Contest are here:

Entertainers, speakers and workshop presenters can apply now to appear on ComFest stages by filling out the application here by April 1:

Street Fair vendors will be chosen from among the applications submitted here by April 20:
Note that Community Organizations have priority in this juried process.

Volunteer sign-up is live now! You can see all the possible ways to help make this year’s event the best Community Festival yet by visiting this page:
Or, if you already know what you want to work on during the fest, you can go straight to the sign-up page here:
But don’t wait: the best slots are always taken first!