Holiday Electric Light Parade Volunteers

Saturday, November 27th, 2021 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm
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Thank you for your interest in being a volunteer for the 2022 Holiday Electric Light Parade! The parade theme this year is "SHINE BRIGHT".
Date: Saturday November 26th
Time: Santa Run starts at 4:30 - Parade at 5:30 pm
Route: Washington Blvd starting at 22nd street and ending on 27th Street
Staging for floats is on Washington Blvd. between 20th and 22nd Streets
Disbanding for floats is on Washington Blvd. between 27th and 29th Streets
• Each volunteer position serves an important role in keeping our public safe along the parade route.
• Please invite friends and family to join you to volunteer (the more the MERRIER). Please make sure EVERYONE in your party fills out an individual application on-line so we have all their information like contact info, shirt size, etc. (see registration link below)
• Children under 16 cannot volunteer, but can accompany an adult as a “helper” (no shirt provided for “helpers”)
• You will be volunteering to help keep parade spectators on the sidewalk and out of the street or escorting a float to keep pedestrians out of the road and on to the sidewalk, keeping the route clear and safe. 
• If you volunteer, please commit to showing up at 3:00 pm and plan on staying until 7:00 pm. Volunteers need to be able to stand for long periods of time, walk multiple city blocks, and be able to walk/stand in cold weather conditions.
• Volunteers will check-in at 3:00pm at the Ogden Amphitheater 353 Historic 25th Street, reflective vest and a flag will be provided.
• You will take your post on the street or with a float between 3:30 and 4:00 – The Santa Run Starts at 4:30 – Parade starts at 5:30 sharp!

0 Remaining
Opens Oct 1, 2022 8:00am
Registration Closes
Any time before each shift ends or when space runs out.
Age Limit
16 and up
Requirement Details

Wondering if you should register to volunteer? Based on the CDC guidelines, we are asking you the following questions:

  1. Have you been exposed to someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19? See the CDC’s risk assessment guidance.

  2. Do you have symptoms consistent with COVID-19? Symptoms can include a cough or shortness of breath or at least two of the following: Fever, Chills, Repeated shaking with chills, Muscle pain, Headache, Sore throat, New loss of taste or smell. See the CDC’s symptom information.

If you answered "yes" to any of those questions, we ask you not to register. We are doing all we can to align with best practices and keep our community healthy.

You get a keepsake Christmas Village Sweatshirt!
47 Positions Filled | 48 Impacts | 167 Hours

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Shifts (13)

1 - 13 of 13 Shifts
ShiftStart TimeEnd TimeDescriptionRegistrants Needed
Float Escorts3:00pm (MT)7:00pm (MT)

Float Escorts will walk along side the floats along the entire parade route starting at Washington Blvd. from 22nd street to 27th street.  The main purpose of the parade escort is to keep pedestrians out of the road and on to the sidewalk, keeping the parade route clear and safe.

Street Volunteer - Intersection 22nd East3:00pm (MT)7:00pm (MT)

Intersection 22nd East

Street Volunteer - Intersection 22nd West3:00pm (MT)7:00pm (MT)

Intersection 22nd West

Street Volunteer - Intersection 23rd East3:00pm (MT)7:00pm (MT)

Intersection 23rd East

Street Volunteer - Intersection 23rd West3:00pm (MT)7:00pm (MT)

Intersection 23rd West

Street Volunteer - Intersection 24th East3:00pm (MT)7:00pm (MT)

Intersection 24th East

Street Volunteer - Intersection 24th West3:00pm (MT)7:00pm (MT)

Intersection 24th West

Street Volunteer - Intersection 25th East3:00pm (MT)7:00pm (MT)

Intersection 25th East

Street Volunteer - Intersection 25th West3:00pm (MT)7:00pm (MT)

Intersection 25th West

Street Volunteer - Intersection 26th East - Firework Zone3:00pm (MT)7:00pm (MT)

Intersection 26th East - Firework Zone

Street Volunteer - Intersection 26th West - Firework Zone3:00pm (MT)7:00pm (MT)

Intersection 26th West - Firework Zone

Street Volunteer - Intersection 27th-28th West - Disbanding3:00pm (MT)7:00pm (MT)

Intersection 27th-28th West - Disbanding

Street Volunteer - Intersection 27th-28th- East Disbanding3:00pm (MT)7:00pm (MT)

Intersection 27th -28th East - Disbanding