Welcome to the Boston Calling staffing program. We just need a few more details from you to make sure we’re ready for your arrival.



All positions in the staffing program are paid $15.00/hr. In exchange for working, you will also receive a non-transferrable 3 Day GA Staff Pass, a festival staff t-shirt, and a great experience. You will also meet other like-minded people from all over the world and gain valuable music industry experience. You must be 18 years old by May 18th, 2023 to be eligible to work. If you have not submitted your waiver by the date stated in your acceptance email, you will lose your spot.


Our teams work in various departments during the event and no placements are guaranteed. See terms below for specific information regarding sign in requirements and time commitment.


By clicking “I Agree” below, I signify my agreement to the terms below: I am agreeing to work for the Boston Calling Music Festival. I will be at least 18 years old by May 18th, 2023.

I understand that all communication including what department I am assigned to and important information such as sign in locations, etc, will be emailed to the email address I provided. It is my responsibility to check my emails and respond in a timely manner when necessary.

I understand that this application is non-transferrable. No name changes may be made, and I may not transfer my staff position to another person. I will also be responsible for filling out all applicable payroll documentation and checking in/out of my shifts.


As staff at the Festival I will commit to work two complete shifts, over multiple days, of a minimum 6 or 8 hours each.


I understand that I may check in prior to gates opening to the general public on 05-26-2023. I understand that I may not enter the festival with any non-staff until the gates are open to the general public.


You are fully responsible for lodging and transportation for the festival.


I understand that failure to perform my duties as expected/required may result in my dismissal from the team and the removal of my access to the festival for the remainder of the event.

I understand that I may not receive my work schedule and assignments until I arrive and check in to the Boston Calling Music Festival. Whenever possible, a supervisor will release schedules prior to the Festival.

I understand that I must check in and out of each of my shifts at the designated tent to receive credit for each of my work shifts.

I understand that use of alcohol and controlled or illegal substances while on and/or before duty is prohibited. Violators will be subject to immediate dismissal from the team and removal from the festival grounds

I understand that I am required to stay at my assigned work position until relieved by my shift supervisor. In the event that my work shift is over, and I have not been relieved, I may utilize the supervisor’s number to text or call my supervisor for instructions (this number is provided in the week of event email).


If you’ve already purchased a ticket, we recommend seeing if a friend or family member would like to join you at the festival when you are not working. We unfortunately cannot refund your purchase.


Your pay will be sent via check or direct deposit 2 weeks after the close of the festival (June 12th-16th).