Volunteer with us at DBF 2022!

Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. 

So why work out at the gym when you can come volunteer with us? You will feel the better for it!


Dublin Book Festival 2022 is back for its 16 th year, and with a fuller and more diverse programme than ever. But our cornerstone throughout all the years has been its volunteers. Their passion enthusiasm and commitment has made it possible for the festival to deliver unique and engaging programmes year after year. From taking over Dublin Castles Printworks & Courtyard, to talks in the Lexicon and Royal Irish Academy, Schools Programmes & Walking Tours, Mic Drops as Béarla agus as Gaeilge (quick translation in English & In Irish) and spoken word on sea as well as sketched beauties of the hidden city. See words, books and stories from unique angles this November. Write your own narrative and join our team today.

Open Information Evening:

Unsure what to expect from volunteering? Then come along to our Open Mic InformationEvening and hear more about roles and duties during the festival. This years Information Evening will take place on Thursday October 27 th @ 19:00hrs. For more details feel free to contact the Volunteers Department at dubbookfestvolunteers@gmail.com

How To Apply:

Simply tell us the story of you through our application form.

Closing date is Wednesday October 26 th @ 17:00hrs sharp.

Click the link here to apply