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Save the Date: Pathway of Lights 2022 + Volunteer Opportunities

The holidays are upon us, and we’re getting into the spirit of the season as we prepare for the annual Pathway of Lights, a FREE holiday event for the whole family! On Saturday, December 10, 2022, from 4:30-7:30 p.m., come stroll the glimmering Green Lake circuit, paths, and docks which will be lit with thousands of twinkling candles. And while you wander through the magic of the sparkling lights, enjoy complimentary refreshments and live holiday music. Also, look out for the return of the popular hot air balloons at Pathway of Lights!

This Seattle tradition is presented in partnership with the Green Lake Advisory Council and with help from community partners, Lake & Company Real Estate, Green Lake Masons, Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, PCC Community Markets, Aegis.

Volunteer Opportunities

Pathway of Lights is a huge event to pull off and the help of volunteers makes it so much smoother!

Shifts are available from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. and include set-up, placing luminaries, recycling, as well as litter patrol and cleanup. For more information or to sign up to volunteer, please contact John Frazier, Seattle Parks and Recreation, at or 206-684-7381.

Volunteer Musicians

Volunteer Musicians Wanted!

We’re looking for volunteer musicians for 30-minute sets playing seasonal music for community and family enjoyment, between 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. at the Green Lake Pathway of Lights on Saturday, December 10. Musicians will play at 3 separate venues around the lake. Please contact or 206-684-0780 if interested.