4th of July Parade Volunteers

Every Spring we seek volunteers, whether individually or in groups, to assist with the 4th of July Parade here in Everett. Find out how you can help downtown Everett’s largest event and one of the top parades in the North Puget Sound.

To register as a volunteer, please click on this link.  (https://bit.ly/2VJTh2U)

Scroll to the bottom of the page for parade positions.

If you would like to volunteer, please submit your information on our online form.

For more information, contact the Everett Office of Emergency Management by email or by phone at (425) 257-8111.

Training/Meetings (Required)

All four of these dates will be the same required training. Please pick one of these dates to attend training.

  • Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 6:00 p.m. - 9 p.m. All volunteer Kick-Off Meeting  
  • Saturday, June 8, 2019, 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. All volunteer Kick-Off Meeting
  • Thursday, June 13, 2019,  6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. All volunteer Kick-Off Meeting
  • Sunday, June 30, 2019, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. All volunteer Kick-Off Meeting

*Required Meeting

  • Monday, July 1, 2019, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. — Required Final Meeting for All Volunteers

If you are unable to make the two required meetings, please contact us so we can work with you.

Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

Thursday, July 11, 2019 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 

This is the time we celebrate you and your work. 

All of the above meetings are held at the Carl Gipson Senior Center, 3025 Lombard Ave, Everett, WA 98201. 


  1. Top 10 Reasons to Volunteer
  2. Volunteer Positions
  3. Volunteer FAQ's
  4. Basic Volunteer Duties

  1. To give back to your community and country on this great national holiday!
  2. To be part of a team!
  3. Free experience! Gain leadership, disaster preparedness and organizational skills!
  4. To meet new people!
  5. To experience the parade close-up and meet parade entries!
  6. The great T-shirts!
  7. Writing a resume? Employers love to see that an employee volunteers and cares about their community.
  8. Applying for college? Volunteerism can make you stand out from the rest.
  9. To do something different from your job for fun! to expand your horizons!
  10. To get to feel in charge and in control of downtown Everett.