Now accepting applications for event technicians with lighting experience (short-term contract) for our Production Assistant 2 position. Please email us your resume and cover letter.


CMF is currently seeking interns to support upcoming events through marketing and promotions, development and fundraising, event coordination, and office administration. You will learn about operating a small business, how nonprofits are run, and how live events are produced and promoted. Tasks may include graphic design, social media and online engagement, website maintenance, distribution of marketing collateral, public and business outreach and networking, database management, mailings, event planning and setup, artist/VIP hospitality, advertising sales and sponsorship outreach, and more.

If you are interested in an internship with the Carlsbad Music Festival please email us your resume and a cover letter that includes what you are interested in doing for CMF and why you would be a good fit.


If you are interested in volunteering for events please fill out the form below and we will be in touch! Email us if you have any questions.

Call for musicians

The application for the 2019 festival is closed. Please check back in 2020 for opportunities at the 17th annual Carlsbad Music Festival.