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Volunteer for Downtown Boulder Events

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Downtown Boulder's events! We rely on the help of many wonderful volunteers throughout the year. We are grateful to our volunteers for your willingness to support us and our community. It's thanks to awesome volunteers like you that we are able to produce free, community events year after year. 

Switch on the Holidays

Sunday, November 20, 2022 | 4:30 - 7:00 pm 

Kick off the holiday season with Downtown Boulder, Freezie the Snowman and Santa by joining the countdown to the grand illumination of the Boulder County Courthouse and the Pearl Street Mall. Help spectators and their families visit with Santa after the lights switch on. 

Switch on the holidays!

St. Nick on the Bricks

Friday, November 25, 2022; Saturday, November 26, December 3, 10, 17 & 24 | Various Time (See shifts linked below)

Kids of all ages can visit with Santa for FREE outside on the 1300 Block of the Pearl Street Mall. Help Santa and Mrs. Claus see visitors in their outdoor living room throughout the event.

Ho, Ho, Ho!

Lights of December Parade

Saturday, December 3, 2022 | Various Times (See shifts linked below)

Join us for the 35th Lights of December Parade! Spectators are invited to enjoy floats created and decorated by local businesses, churches, schools, community groups and nonprofits. The grand finale includes an appearance by the jolly old man himself - Santa Claus! 

Happy Holidays!

Freezie Fest

Saturday, December 10, 2022 | Various Times (See shifts linked below)

Join us for a celebration of winter and all things snowmen, Freezie Fest! This snowman extravaganza includes FREE train rides, visits with Santa and Reindeer Games (crafts and other activities) for all.  

Volunteer here!


Have any questions or want more information? Contact Downtown Boulder Events.