Volunteers Make the Difference!

Be a part of First Night! Artful activities are on-going now through the new year as we produce First Night Monterey. You can help! It would be impossible to produce FNM without the hundreds of volunteers. Volunteer now, individually or as part of a group! Get involved! Artful activities are on-going!

High School and College Students: Build up your community service hours; volunteer in a fun and creative environment! Expand your resumé with relevant experience; service learning hours are available.

Call the office at (831) 373-4778, and together we'll find a volunteer opportunity that fits your interests and skills.

Check out this special volunteer opportunity!


Join us at the Pebble Beach AT&T Pro Am and help raise funds for First Night Monterey! We are recruiting volunteers for the Pebble Beach Company to support the hospitality areas on the Pebble beach Links course at the 15th hole. We will staff the hospitality tent on Friday, Saturday and Sunday - from 7:30 am to 1:00 pm and 12:30 pm to 6:00 pm. Please note if you can serve alcoholic beverages. These positions all involve standing and walking; there is no opportunity for sit-down posiitons, but breaks will be provided. The schedule includes time to get to the course, check in, etc. You will be able to go the tournament before and after your shift. We ask that you help us on one full day or two half days. Sign up today, so FNM can fulfill its commitment. This will be fun!

Shifts would involve working in the Hospitality Tent

  • WHEN: Friday, Feb. 2, Saturday, Feb 3, and Sunday, Feb 4
  • Time: 7:30 am to 1:30 pm; 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Please fill out the short Volunteer Application Form. We will be sending out information on shuttles, attire; everything you need to know.
Sign Up!


Enjoy a casual atmosphere with flexible schedules; community service hours available!

  • Office Assistance is always needed! From helping with phones to organization to working with computer programs
  • Run Errands - Deliver and pick up items as needed, distribute posters & buttons
  • Outreach - Assist children and adults with art outreach projects
  • Visual Arts/Painting - help to create large scale art and murals for FNM
  • Graphic Arts - use your skills to design signs, flyers and posters
  • Social Media and Web - report/blog on current happenings using Twitter and Facebook! Design and make website updates


Assignments are made in 3-4 hour shifts according to your preferences - everyone gets a chance to enjoy performances. Free admission buttons for event volunteers!

  • Event Operations - Be a Site Manager or Assistant at a venue, use your sales aptitude to sell buttons and souvenirs at the event, or work at our hospitality venue
  • Tech & Production - work on event production behind the scenes; great experience for theatrical careers
  • Photo and Video - with your own equipment, be a staff photographer or videographer; great experience for developing photographers
  • Staging and Loading - help with event production, loading and moving equipment and art; art staging

You can make a difference!

First Night Monterey depends on volunteer support not just the night of the celebration, but in the months preceding FNM as well. Please complete your application today. Don't miss out!