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Volunteers at The Hudson Gardens & Event Center generously contribute thousands of service hours in a variety of areas, ensuring the ability to provide enjoyable, educational, and memorable experiences for all visitors.

Volunteer Opportunitiesvolunteers and staff

From gardeners to field trip and special event assistants, a variety of positions are available to match your interests and talents. Most regular volunteer positions typically run from April through November.


*Please note that volunteer positions are not applicable toward court-ordered community service.

Application Process

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Hudson Gardens! All volunteer positions for the 2017 season are currently filled. 


If you are interested in learning about special event and one-time volunteer opportunities, please let us know here: 


Ongoing Special Event Volunteer Opportunities


Volunteer Perks

Hudson Gardens volunteers receive as much as they give. In addition to spending time in a beautiful and restorative outdoor setting, volunteers gain knowledge and expertise in subjects such as horticulture, environmental education, public relations, and event management. Volunteers also receive special access to educational opportunities and Gift Shop discounts, while enjoying meaningful interactions with visitors and staff.