Volunteers are needed for the 2021 Gardens AGLOW holiday light display at the Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden at Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park.

Volunteers receive free entry to the event, a free hot beverage and a free Gardens AGLOW face mask. All volunteers receive brief training when they arrive for their shifts. You are welcome to sign up for as many shifts as you’d like!


This event is a fundraising opportunity for the garden brought to you by the Springfield-Greene County Park Board, Friends of the Garden and Springfield Sister Cities Association.

The event runs 5-8:30 p.m. on Nov. 26-28; Dec. 3-5, 10-12, 17-19, 22-23, 26, 29-31; and Jan. 1. Admission is $5 for adults; $2 for ages 3-12 and free for kids 2 and younger. 

Holiday Lights at Gardens AGLOW