Help us illuminate the city this autumn by volunteering at Light Night Leeds!

On Thursday 24 and Friday 25 October, Light Night Leeds will take over the city, showcasing spectacular projections, interactive installations, and absorbing street art to 200,000 visitors as part of the UK’s largest light festival.

We’re looking for volunteers who are enthusiastic, engaging and reliable, to join our team and fulfil a variety of roles:

  • Visitor Support volunteer – be the face of Light Night, welcoming our visitors and providing information
  • Event Support Volunteer – assist in event preparations to ensure everything runs smoothly on the night
  • Photography / Videography Volunteer – capture the event to share with the world


By volunteering at Light Night Leeds you will be part of a huge and memorable event, you’ll support the local community, gain skills and meet like-minded people. Not only that, you’ll receive some Volunteer Leeds goodies too!

Volunteering at Light Night is such a wonderful, exciting, and fun experience. Not only do you get a behind-the-scenes look at work from the creative world’s finest artists, but you also get to be there to interact with the public and witness their excitement with them.” – Diana, previous Light Night Volunteer

So join us and be part of the landmark arts event of the year at Light Night Leeds 2024!