Friday, March 30 is a Town Holiday

Most municipal offices will be closed. Yard waste will not be collected. Chapel Hill Transit will operate on Saturday schedules with no U or NU service. Chapel Hill Public Library will be open March 30 and closed Sunday, April 1. Read more.

Community Event Volunteers

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Festifall 2010 Street ViewFestivals & Community events enhance the quality of life of our town. Be a part of this fun and enriching experience by volunteering for Chapel Hill Community Events. 

  • March- Egg Hunt
  • April- UNC Science Expo
  • July - Fireworks and Live Concert 
  • October- Festifall Arts Festival 
  • December - Holiday Parade

To get involved, it is quick and easy to register online!

Please email with any questions.

volunteers parks and recreation
The Parks and Recreation Department creates and promotes leisure, cultural and entertaining events that represent the fabric of our community and provide a positive economic impact for our community. By volunteering, you can play a central role in making these events possible, all the while enjoying the fun-filled activities and enhancing community pride.

You'll get a first hand experience of giving back to your community, all the while, lending a helping hand to our events team. Volunteer roles can include: 

Showcase Stage-Event Monitors - Monitor and assist with productions

-Stage Assistants - Manage stages and entertainment

-Fair Information - Assist the public with info 

-Youth Area -  Work with children, and activities for families.

-Sustainability & Recycling - Assist with waste reduction efforts.

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