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Sinterklaas Festival Day, Rhinebeck, New York

It takes a Village! Come join us.

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Volunteers animate the giant snake. Photo ©Douglas Baz

Volunteers Needed!

It takes 100’s of volunteers to bring all the puppets to life in the Rhinebeck parade.
Join the fun and volunteer to animate a puppet!

We need 300 folks to animate all the puppets in the Children’s Starlight Parade!

In So dive in! Fill in the blanks, check off what works. Be who you are. Participate in the way that is most YOU. Join the community of artists, dreamers and Friends.