Opportunity Village

Events & Fundraising - If you need to register a group, please contact volunteers@opportunityvillage.org - 2019 HallOVeen Nightly Helpers - INDIVIDUALS

If you bringing a group, please contact us for assistance. We would love to help get your group signed up today!  - Contact volunteers@opportunityvillage.org 

Come help staff HallOVeen in the Magical Forest, one of our most important (and most fun) fundraising events of the year! No special experience or skills required - just show up with a festive spirit and willingness to serve. 

Volunteer roles vary widely during this shift, and include welcoming guests, serving lemonade, funnel cakes and festive holiday treats, acting as crossing guards for our Forest Express train, and guest assistance at our many attractions and rides. An auction-style role placement will happen at the beginning of each nightly shift. 

Click here to sign up 2019 HallOVeen Volunteers

Dress Code

Festive attire is welcome. Please no face masks or scary costumes. Closed-toed shoes are required. We ask that tops have sleeves t-shirt length or longer, and bottoms be at least knee-length. Please dress for the weather - most roles are outdoors! 

Age  Requirement

2019 Age Parameter for HallOVeen and Magical Forest:


Individuals age 14-17 may volunteer as long as each youth volunteer is accompanied by an adult who will stay with them through the entirety of the nightly shift. All volunteers under 18 must bring the Junior Permission Slip for each nightly shift.

Youth Permission Slip

Group Volunteers (ie: school or community groups)

Volunteers age 17+ who are coming with their group (ie: Key Clubs, NHS) may volunteer with advisor(s) present the entire shift at a ratio established by the Volunteer Manager. All groups must contact volulnteers@opportunityvillage.org to sign up as  group.


               All volunteers under 18 must bring the Junior Permission Slip for each nightly shift.




This event is located at our main campus at 6300 W Oakey Blvd. 


We share a parking lot with CSN which you can enter off of Torrey Pines. Look for signage for volunteer entry - if you see big green Magical Forest gates you are in the right place! 


What are the perks of volunteering at HallOVeen and Magical Forest? 

  • 2 general admission tickets to the Magical Forest to return as our Guest! 
  • Volunteer only Hydration station 
  • Special volunteer promo code for Santa Run 
  • $5 Gift certificate to the Opportunity Village Thrift Store 

Secure your volunteer group spot early!  

GROUP SIGNUP - Contact volunteers@opportunityvillage.org to change your profile to a group profile so you can sign up groups for volunteer opportunities.

This opportunity is not available for court-ordered community service credit.

Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Monday - Afternoon, Evening, Through the night
  • Tuesday - Afternoon, Evening, Through the night
  • Wednesday - Afternoon, Evening, Through the night
  • Thursday - Afternoon, Evening, Through the night
  • Friday - Afternoon, Evening, Through the night
  • Saturday - Afternoon, Evening, Through the night
  • Sunday - Afternoon, Evening, Through the night