Ville de Gatineau

Volunteers

For highschool students, please register via www.simplyk.io as requested by the majority of highschools in the region (défilé du père Noel de Gatineau.)

Registration for volunteers 18 years and over

Please send your name, phone number, email address, and position of interest at: 

paradehohohho@videotron.ca

Photographers:

  • Take pictures of floats, volunteers in action, closing ceremonies and some of Santa too.
  • Download the pictures on the parade’s computer before leaving.

Site preparation crew: for parade and market

  • As a team, install banners, tables, garbage cans, barricades and other such tasks. A list will be provided by site preparation manager.
  • At the Marina: take delivery of equipment, install parking spot numbers
  • At the Judges site: place tables, chairs sound system, flags etc
  • At the market: install lights, garbage cans etc

Clean up crew:

  • Pick up material from the Marina and store.
  • Remove decorations after ceremony.
  • Clean up and put away all material from under the big tent and other sites

Volunteers at the Marina:

  • With the help of a plan, direct the arriving floats and participants to their assigned parking spot and during parade start.
  • With the help of lists, limit access to the Marina.
  • Walking dolls/number carrier’s leader: watching over, help with costumes and make up, animation and placement in the parade.

Volunteers at the big tent:

  • Invite participants to take the shuttles.
  • Decorate the tent and other small tasks.
  • Variety of welcoming positions for volunteers and participants.

Parade route

  • General supervision during the parade

COSTUMED NUMBER CARRIERS   (12 to 16 years old):

PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE IS NO TRADITIONAL PARADE THIS YEAR AND NO NEED FOR NUMBER CARRIERS

  WE ALL  HOPE TO BE ABLE TO HAVE A REAL PARADE NEXT YEAR.

 

Qualities needed: companionship, enthusiasm, liveliness, good observation and good rhythm


General information

An information meeting will be held a few days before the Parade

Number carriers serve to identify the different floats for judging

Costumes are provided