How do I know if I have been placed in the job I have requested?

There is a short delay between when you place your request and when you receive your confirmation. If you provided your e-mail address when you signed up, you will receive confirmation information via e-mail. If you do not have e-mail you will receive your confirmation via regular mail.

Why didn’t I get the job I requested?

Positions are filled on a first come first served basis. We are not always able to accommodate every request.

When should I get there?

Your confirmation will list the specific times you are needed for your volunteer shift. Shift time vary.

I can't find my confirmation information. What do I do?

Email Jessica Wilson at She will re-send it to you.

What should I wear?

All details of the job you have been assigned will be listed in your confirmation.

Should I pack some dinner?

Dinner is provided for all volunteer event staff. You will be instructed by your supervisor where and when to take your meal break.


Still have questions? Call Jessica Wilson at (800) 228-6724.

September - November, 2015
Youth and adult volunteers are needed to help with light testing, decorating, set design, painting, welding, distributing brochures and more.
We are seeking 8-10 people to help prepare for Working Weekend by moving boxes and supplies, Nov. 23-25 (Mon-Wed); and 8-10 people to help put finishing touches on light displays, decorating, and clean-up after Working Weekend, Nov. 30-Dec. 2 (Mon-Wed).

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December 30-31, 2015

The event may be over but the joy lives on! Take down The Lights of Christmas immediately following the end of the event. Help undecorate indoors, move decorations to storage, take down outdoor displays and lights. A Free Lunch is provided each day. Limited overnight options available complimentary.

Indoor/Outdoor jobs available.

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Dec. 3-6, 10-13, 17-23, and 26-29, 2015
Volunteers provide all the smiles, warmth, and heartfelt enthusiasm for the event. We need 100 volunteers each evening of the event. Volunteers receive a FREE evening meal and a ticket to return to The Lights. Possible FREE lodging* and meals are provided for those who volunteer more than one day.
*Lodging subject to space availability.
  • Parking attendants
  • Greeters
  • Ticket sales
  • Costumed characters
  • Security escorts
  • Toy shop elves