Help Snohomish continue the legacy of Kla Ha Ya Days
Volunteer your time, earn bragging rights, and support your community to create an event that has been going on for generations.

Volunteer Opportunities at Kla Ha Ya Days

Without our volunteers, Kla Ha Ya Days wouldn’t be possible. You are the real heroes!

Kla Ha Ya Days isn’t just any festival; Snohomish isn’t just any town.

How many other places in this country can say they have a festival of this magnitude every year for over 100 years? How many can say they raise over $10,000 each year to give right back to their community?

You see, Kla Ha Ya Days is so special because of you.

We’d love to have you whether you volunteer alone or with your family and friends. Or better yet, organize your neighborhood, religious organization, school, business, or civic group and join us all as volunteers for Kla Ha Ya Days!

Here are just some of the benefits of being a volunteer at the Snohomish Kla Ha Ya Days Festival:

​Help Make The Kla Ha Ya Days Festival Possible

Here are the open volunteer positions for this year’s festival:

Barricade Patrol.

As a barricade monitor, you will be stationed at one of the street closure barricades with other volunteers to answer questions from people coming to the parade and make sure cars know where to go when they come to the barricade. ​

Parade Marshals

Under the supervision of official Seafair Marshal, duties can include:

  • Helping floats and participants get into position;
  • monitoring floats and participants for safety issues
  • accompanying your allocated floats throughout the parade;
  • diplomatically control members of the public and ensure they do not impinge on the required access for Parade floats, etc.;
  • ​ensure safe passage of floats along the Parade route
  • Assisting with after-parade activities.


Clean Up & Garbage Brigade

Volunteers will be provided with Vinyl gloves and trash bags. A hat, sunscreen, and water bottle are recommended. Closed-toed shoes are REQUIRED. ​

First Street Helpers

This position includes both the Vendor Market & Street Fair events.

Direct Street Fair Activities to their destination

KHYDF Information Booth:

assist guests with any questions, lost & found, and directions

Event Merchandise Booth

sell event merchandise, assist guests with any questions, lost & found, and directions

Event Setup and Tear Down:

assist with moving items related to setup and tear down. (Must be able to lift 30 lbs)

​Frogtastic Kids Fair

There are opportunities to set up and break down the fair and monitor for traffic and trash pick up. This event is held on Friday afternoon from 3-7 pm.

​Here’s how to sign up to be a volunteer at Kla Ha Ya Days

  1.  Decide what kinds of activities you’d like to volunteer with, including the information booth, recreational events, activities, the vendor market and fair, Frogtastic Kids Day, or the parade.
  2. Fill out the form completely below and sign the waiver.

Volunteer Form




Find answers to common questions about volunteering
at Kla Ha Ya Days.

The time commitment for volunteering at Kla Ha Ya Days varies depending on the role you choose. Some roles may require a few hours on a specific day, while others may require a longer commitment over multiple days.

The qualifications to volunteer at Kla Ha Ya Days vary depending on the role you choose. Some roles may require specific skills or experience, while others may be open to anyone willing to help.

Yes, training is provided for volunteers at Kla Ha Ya Days. The type and duration of training will depend on the role you choose and the specific requirements of that role.

To sign up as a volunteer for Kla Ha Ya Days, please visit our website and fill out the volunteer registration form. Once we receive your submission, we will contact you with further details.

If you still have questions about volunteering at Kla Ha Ya Days, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us. We’re here to help!


Contact us for more information.