Special Events Office

City Cultural Events Volunteer Opportunities

Photo of volunteersFrom the frosty festivities of the Cavalcade of Lights and the all-night exhilaration of Nuit Blanche Toronto to the architectural adventures of Doors Open Toronto, the City of Toronto creates many opportunities to celebrate Toronto.

Volunteers fill key positions at international award-winning festivals and events produced by the City of Toronto. They provide assistance with programming and logistical operations, and offer hospitality to our diverse patrons.

Please join us!

Volunteer Award for Arts and Culture

The Volunteer Award for Arts and Culture in Toronto (VAACT) recognizes volunteers who contribute to multiple organizations throughout the year. The awards ceremony takes place on International Volunteer Day (December 5).

VAACT information

Volunteer information

How to Volunteer

Become a City of Toronto Volunteer and join a team that produces events celebrating our dynamic and vibrant city.