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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?
A. September 8-10, 2017.
Q. Where will the next event be held?
A. Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, 1605 Broadway (between 48th/49th Streets), New York City.
Q. Do I need experience in working at fashion events?
Q. Can I volunteer for only 1 or 2 days, or do I have to volunteer for all 3 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. Around mid to late August for the September 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 shows this season are at 4 pm, 6 pm and 8 pm each day.
Q. Can volunteers attend after parties?
A. Details on after parties 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 Backstage and Front of House.
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.