Volunteer at AAW

Volunteer at one of the most anticipated art events in the Twin Cities!

NEMAA is looking for volunteers to assist during Art-A-Whirl, our annual open studio art tour, which will take place in Northeast Minneapolis May 16-18, 2014. Volunteering is a fun way to participate in this beloved event! Shift positions include:

  • Information booth greeters
  • Trolley guides
  • Assistance with trolley and parking signage
  • Artist Directory & Guide distribution 
  • Art-A-Whirl Silent Auction fundraiser: installation, greeters, and assistance with the Preview Party

Sign Up!

Click here to view all shift descriptions and hours and email volunteer@nemaa.org or call 612-788-1679 to sign up for one or more shifts. Please provide the following information:

  • Your full name
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Preferred shift(s)
  • RSVP to an orientation session (info and dates below)

All Art-A-Whirl volunteers must attend one volunteer orientation (except for those solely volunteering for Silent Auction Installation shifts or Directory Distribution). Volunteers will receive a free Art-A-Whirl t-shirt at the orientation, and light snacks and beverages will be provided. Expect orientation to last one hour. Please RSVP for one of the following orientation dates:

  • Thursday, May 1, 6 PM
  • Saturday, May 10, 11 AM
  • Tuesday, May 13, 6 PM

Location: Chowgirls Killer Catering - Parlor, 1222 NE 2nd St, Minneapolis, MN 55413

We rely on our volunteers and greatly appreciate your commitment!

Download a complete listing of shifts here.


Check out internships and more involved volunteer openings here, including an on-call volunteer position and Directory distribution position. Each of these positions will receive a stipend.


A special thank you to Chowgirls Killer Catering for hosting orientations.

For more information about Art-A-Whirl, please visit our Art-A-Whirl information page.