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2018 Live Nativity Pageant

The 31st annual Live Nativity Pageant takes place at Fairy Lake Park presented by the Town of Newmarket and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. A Journey to Bethlehem features a live cast with real animals representing the nativity scene and birth of Jesus Christ as told in the New Testament. 

Shows take place on:

Saturday, December 22 at 7 p.m. & 8 p.m. (volunteer shift from 6-9pm)
Sunday, December 23 at 7 p.m. & 8 p.m. (volunteer shift from 6-9pm)
Monday, December 24 at 7 p.m. only (volunteer shift from 6-8pm)

Volunteers are needed as performers in the pageant (costumes provided; no speaking required as the play is narrated; will receive instructions prior to performance) and to assist in giving out hot chocolate to the public. Please dress with appropriate clothing for cold weather as the play is outdoors.  

event website: 

Activity Shifts Start End
Event Assistant 3 12/22/2018 12/24/2018

2018 Tim Hortons First Night

Date: Monday, December 31st, 2018

Volunteer Shift Time: 4:30 PM - 9:30 PM 

Location: Magna Centre (800 Mulock Drive)

Celebrate the end of 2018 with us and ring in the New Year.

Enjoy an evening of family entertainment capped off with a countdown and amazing fireworks show at 9 p.m.

Activities include:

Indoor Activities:

New Year's Eve Fam Jam – Glow in the Dark Dance Party
Featuring – live music by Urban Jive plus a live DJ
Light up dance floor
Glow furniture


Free Public Skating (5 – 8 pm)

Free public swimming (5 – 8 pm)

Pulsar's Gymnastics Circuit
Face painting

Outdoor Activities:

Food Trucks:
Free Tim Hortons Coffee & Hot Chocolate Truck
Award winning poutine provided by Wickedly Sinful ($)
New Year's Eve Countdown and Fireworks 9:00 p.m. (Outside East entrance parking lot)

Volunteers are responsible for assisting and facilitation of various activities such as inflatables, Tim Hortons Express Train, and other interactive activities at the event. Town of Newmarket events staff will be on-site to delegate specific roles and responsibilities during the day of the event.

After applying online, volunteers will be sent an email from Town of Newmarket staff outlining more specific information closer to the date of the event. 
Activity Shifts Start End
Event Assistant 1 12/31/2018 12/31/2018

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