Gala Dinner & Auction:
Thursday, Dec. 5, 5 to 10 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 6, 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 7, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Volunteer for Portland Festival of Trees
More than 1,000 people volunteer for Providence Festival of Trees, contributing about 30,000 hours annually to make the event possible. You don’t have to be an artist or craft expert to help – there are plenty of ways to contribute your time and talent to support important Providence programs and make a difference in our community.
Pre-Festival Opportunities Saturday, November 30 - Tuesday, December 3
Unload supplies, unpack boxes, categorize supplies, installation of display pieces and more.
Public Viewing Opportunities Friday, December 6 and Saturday, December 7
Introduce guests of the Festival to the magical trees while protecting the color displays.
Help fill in where needed. If other elves can’t make it, you will be available to be assigned as the walk-on All-Star Elf.
Bring some sparkle to a child’s eye as an official face painter. Stencils and equipment provided.
Greet children and assist them as needed to assemble craft projects.
Teddy Bear Hospital Aide
Help our young guests experience Providence’s caring difference as they lead their teddy bear “patient” through the hospital activities.
Wrap-up Opportunities Saturday, December 7 and Sunday, December 8
Load supplies, pack boxes, take down display pieces and more.