Project submissions for the Light Nelson 2016 are now closed, but there are still plenty of opportunities to get involved. Through The Collective there may be opportunities to help produce some of the projects for the event or you may wish to become a volunteer helping to facilitate the event itself. To receive updates from The Collective please Register and we'll add you to the mailing list.

Volunteers needed

Planning and delivering the Light Nelson event is a huge undertaking and requires a big team. We are looking for fit, able and enthusiastic volunteers to help out with this year’s event. If you would like to be part of a keen and willing team and think you have skills to share please contact us at or for more information just visit our volunteer page Event Volunteers

Tech gear needed

Do you have old slide projectors, spotlights and/or movie projectors gathering dust in your shed or attic that you'd like to donate to this project?

Do you have lighting or projection equipment to lend or rent, or other items that may be useful to the Light Nelson project? We’d love to hear from you. Please contact

Food Vendors

Light Nelson draws crowds who are hungry for drinks and snacks! If you are a food vendor or stall-holder interested in being at the event please contact