Run Scared 5k & much more!


This October 30th, spend your day at Seattle’s Seward Park for the 8th Annual Run Scared 5k run, 4k walk, and Kids Dash! All proceeds benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Click the link below to enter to win a free registration for the Run Scared 5k!

Registration includes your choice of fuzzy blanket or oversized mug. Receive free event photos, post-race treats including pumpkin bread and a candy corn tasting bar. Dress up with your pet for the costume contest and participate in the free pre-race treasure hunt!

For more info on the event click the link below:

Madrona Halloween Fun

Madrona HalloweenThe Madrona Business District will be trick or treating this year on Halloween which lands on a Wednesday.  Madrona Community Council (MCC), Business Owners of Madrona (BOOM) and Madrona K8 have planned festivities on Halloween from 4:30 PM to 7 PM.  The fun will begin at the Madrona Shelterhouse (located next to Tennis Courts at the Madrona Playground) at 4:30. All the ghosts and goblins can pick up their scavenger hunt list sponsored by BOOM.  The hunt will take place along 34th Avenue ending at Madrona K8 School. There will be drinks, treats and fun at the school until 7 PM.

Bakers are needed for goodies/treats/cider.  If able to donate, please contact Stacey Kryman and plan on dropping off your treats by 4:00 at the shelterhouse.

Hope you can all join your Madrona neighbors for this fun annual tradition.

St. Therese Halloween Carnival

Halloween MadronaSeattle’s St. Therese Catholic School in Madrona is having their third annual Halloween Carnival Saturday, October 29th from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM.  The carnival is held in the St. Therese gym which is on the corner of 35th and Spring.  The Halloween Carnival is free to public to enter and most activities are only $1.  Activities including everything from bouncy house to throwing a fishing hook over a curtain and pulling out a surprise.  It is a great event for young kids, if you are in the Madrona neighborhood come on by St. Therese – everyone is welcome.

And do not forget Madrona’s Halloween trick or treat event that Sunday.  Click the link for details.

Halloween In Madrona

Halloween MadronaHalloween in Madrona is coming a day early this year.  On Sunday, October 30th, from 4-6pm the Madrona Community Council (MCC) and Business Owners of Madrona (BOOM) are calling all ghosts and goblins for trick or treat fun.  Meet in the Shelterhouse at the Madrona Playground for some tasty treats and journey along 34th to participating Madrona businesses for special Halloween tricks and treats.

Participate in the First Annual Halloween Costume Contest and win fabulous prizes:

  • Best Boy Costume (age 6-12) Mac & cheese and ice cream sundae party for 4 at St. Cloud’s
  • Best Boy Costume (5 and under) – Free Drop-in Class from Arts Aloft
  • Best Girl Costume (age 6-12) – Root beer floats for 4 at BottleHouse & 4 chocolate chip cookies from Hi Spot
  • Best Girl Costume (5 and under) – Free Drop-in Class from Arts Aloft
  • Best Female Adult Costume – Scented candle from Cameo & Crowns and one free Pilates session at Conscious Body Pilates studio
  • Best Male Adult Costume – Shaving cream from Cameo & Crowns and an “Adult” float from Bottlehouse

To enter just email a picture of you or your child in costume, along with name, age and email address by 5pm on October 30th to Stacey Kryman.  All entries will by judged that night by the MCC & BOOM and winners will be announced on Madrona Moms by 6pm (winners will also be contacted via email).

Treat volunteers are needed for the Shelterhouse kick off.  Please email Stacey Kryman  if you can participate.  Plan on preparing 2-3 dozen of your favorite treat.  (Please avoid anything with nuts).

Join the fun and an opportunity to socialize with your Madrona neighbors!