John Thomson

Committee: Weekend Transportation
Number of years volunteering: 16

What memory stands out most when you think of your time at the Festival?

Being invited on stage with 6 other transit drivers, in our blue shirts, during our 2001 lookout to sing back-up with Utah Philips.

Why do you volunteer for the Festival? What inspires you?

love live music, great co-workers, good food.

What’s your favourite part of the Festival?

The food and the various stages to hear the different styles of music.

What advice would you give to new volunteers?

Show up on time, be helpful, and be sober.