Volunteering for City of Port Colborne Events

To be a volunteer for Port Colborne events you must:

  • Be at least 16 years old or be accompanied by a parent or guardian

  • Complete a volunteer application form

  • Discuss Placement with the Volunteer Coordinator prior to the event

  • Depending on the position, you may be required to attend an orientation meeting

Farmers' Market Friday | 7:00am
Library Board Meeting Tuesday | 6:15pm
Farmers' Market Friday | 7:00am

Become a Volunteer!

When you volunteer, you are giving something back to the community, and you have the knowledge that you are helping make Port Colborne's festivals a success for thousands of residents and visitors each year.

The City of Port Colborne is looking for volunteers to assist at the Annual Lighted Santa Claus Parade, Saturday, Dec. 7 and at the New Year’s Eve Family Celebration, Tuesday, Dec. 31.

Volunteer Safety Ambassadors are needed for the Santa Claus Parade from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. These individuals will enforce safety by preventing cars from passing road closures and stopping pedestrians from crossing unsafely during the parade. Volunteers for the New Year’s Eve Family Celebration are needed to monitor and manage the games, mad scientist and cookie decorating stations from approximately 1 - 6 p.m.

PORTicipate as a volunteer this holiday season and ring in the New Year with the City of Port Colborne! If interested, email volunteers@portcolborne.ca or call 905-835-2900 ext. 566. For more information about Christmas in Port Colborne, including the Santa Claus Parade, visit http://portcolborne.ca/page/Christmas_in_Port_Colborne and for more information about the New Year’s Eve Family Celebration, visit http://portcolborne.ca/page/New_Years_Eve.


Luke Rowe, Event Assistant & Volunteer Coordinator
905-835-2900 ext. 566
Email Luke Rowe


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