Volunteer Applications for the current season are now closed.
Please submit your email in the form below to be notified of future opportunities.
See FAQs for volunteers below.
FAQs for Couture Fashion Week Volunteers
Q. Who can volunteer at Couture Fashion Week New York?
A. Energetic people age 18 and over.
Q. What are dates of the next event for which volunteers will be accepted?
Q. Where will the next event be held?
Q. Do I need experience in working at fashion events?
A. No, but it can be a plus.
Q. Do I have to volunteer for all days of the event?
A. Occasionally single day volunteers are accepted, but multiple days are preferred.
Q. I signed up for the volunteer mailing list. When can I expect to hear from CFW?
A. Look for an email for you to confirm your interest around 20-30 days before the event.
Q. What are the volunteer hours?
A. With some exceptions, Volunteers are asked to arrive 2 hours before the first fashion show each day and can leave after the last show of the day. Fashion show times for upcoming events TBA.
Q. Can volunteers attend after parties?
A. Party details for upcoming events TBA.
Q. If I am accepted to be a volunteer, can I bring my friends and family to attend the fashion shows free?
A. No, but they are welcome to buy tickets.
Q. What areas offer volunteer opportunities?
A. The 2 main areas are Front of House and Backstage (including hair stylists and makeup artists).
Q. Do you cover travel expenses and accommodations for volunteers?
A. No. If you are not in the New York area, we do not encourage you to travel to New York for this event.
Q. Can I sign up for the volunteer mailing list for future opportunities?
A. Yes. Click here for the volunteer mailing list sign up form.