The Mars New Year Festival is a family-friendly community event held on the streets of Mars, PA that celebrates our fascination and curiosity with outer space and humankind’s journey to the Moon, Mars and beyond.

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Event Details

Friday, June 9, 5-10PM

Saturday, June 10, 12-10PM

Mars Boro, PA

Volunteer at Mission Control

Are you interested in volunteering at the Mars New Year Festival on June 9 & 10?

There are a variety of volunteer opportunities. Shifts are about 3 hours each throughout the day, and almost all volunteer needs are located outdoors. Each volunteer will receive a t-shirt and detailed instructions before the festival. Volunteers should be 16 years of age or older, and younger volunteers can help alongside a parent or guardian. 

Here’s how it works in 3 easy steps:

1) Click this link to see our SignUp on SignUp:

2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.

3) Sign up! It’s Easy – you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on SignUp.

Lego Challenge Registration

Go from scattered parts to launch-ready!

Form a team of up to 6 individuals and build a pre-selected LEGO set with the fastest time to win the CASH PRIZE!

Age groups:

6 yrs. and younger

7 to 15 yrs.

16 and older

Register your team here: