Join Us In Preparing For Our Next New Year's Eve In Williamsburg!

We are currently seeking members to join our Board of Directors!  Candidates needed for the following: Grant writer, volunteer coordinator, secretary, transportation and signage coordinator.  Please fill out the volunteer form below and we'll send you an invitation to join us at our next Board meeting in April!

Or if you're looking to volunteer at the event New Year's Eve, we'd love to put you on our list! By simply volunteering for a 2-hour shift, receive a complimentary First Night Williamsburg  admission button to more than 30 performances celebrating the performing arts. 400 volunteers needed – site managers, door greeters, transportation hosts, button representatives, button sales, publicity distribution, sign distribution and more.



Perfect For School Service Organizations & Local Community Groups!

As a FIRST NIGHT volunteer you make a valuable contribution in support of this very worthwhile community-wide event. A great way to welcome in the New Year!

Please fill out the volunteer form below!

Positions Available


This is a leadership position where you are responsible for one facility and the volunteers at that facility for the entire evening of December 31. Site Managers are needed to make certain everything goes smoothly at their assigned venue. Consideration will be given to dividing this evening into two shifts if necessary. Details and orientation provided.


Work at one specific location for a two-hour shift. Greeter responsibilities include ensuring all attendees 3 years of age and older are wearing admission band (ages 3-13) or admission button (14 and older) and directing them to a button sales location if necessary.  Also distribute Evaluation forms.



Work a two-hour shift selling buttons on the day or evening of First Night.  Main selling location is at Sadler Center, Campus of William and Mary.


Distribute marketing materials to local businesses in November/December.  If you can only take a few to distribute at your own place of business, just let us know and we'd be happy to come by and drop them off!


Please fill out the form below:

Volunteer Form

Please fill out the form below if you are interested in volunteering for any support position for First Night Williamsburg.  We are also seeking Board of Directors members to help plan our event each year.  We meet once a month and would love to have your join our organization! It's a great way to get to know your Williamsburg neighbors whether you are new to the area or are a lifelong resident.