Unfortunately, I'm not able to participate as a costume performer this year, but I highly recommend it if you can! I've been in 5 or 6 Earth Celebrations pageants over the years and it is always so much fun! Here's the info:
SIGN UP TO BE A COSTUME PERFORMER, PUPPET VOLUNTEER, PARADE MARSHAL & OTHER ROLES FOR THE HUDSON RIVER PAGEANT- SAT MAY 22.
TO RESTORE THE HUDSON RIVER SPECIES & HABITATS
& ADDRESS CLIMATE CHANGE IN NEW YORK CITY
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED : CAN WE CONFIRM YOU FOR A ROLE FOR THE HUDSON RIVER PAGEANT:
We would need you to firmly commit to all day Sat. May 22 8am-6/7pm and also save all day Sun. May 23 (as raindate in case). There is also a costume fitting on Wed. May 5th 6-8pm and a rehearsal Sat. May 15th 12-1/2pm in the Hudson River Park. Let us know if you can make above dates. Please send your phone number and address through the contact information form or email listed here: http://www.earthcelebrations.com/contact-us/
There is also a benefit party this Friday, Apr. 23rd: http://www.earthcelebrations.com/river-restoration/hudson-river-pageant-benefit/
And free puppet and costume workshops on Wednesdays and Saturdays: http://www.earthcelebrations.com/arts-pageants/hudson-river-pageant-2/