Halloween Pet Parade

Halloween Pet Parade

Halloween Pet Parade in Volunteer Park


Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., rain or shine


Volunteer Park 1247 15th Ave E., Seattle, WA 98112
Thank you to everyone you came to Volunteer Park to make our first-ever Halloween Pet Parade such a success!  And CONGRATULATIONS to our costume prize and raffle winners! See photos of the event at our Flickr site and on our Facebook album. Check out the photo slideshow from The Seattle Times and the video posted on Facebook by Q13 FOX. Pet Parade Winners
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The Schedule

We had a fun day of events planned for Volunteer Park’s first pet parade, with our emcee for the day Matt Smith!
  • 11 a.m.: Q&A with Jet City Animal Clinic
  • 11:15 a.m.:  Old Dog Haven will describe their non-profit mission
  • 12 p.m.: Costume Competition with prizes for 5 categories: Best Celebrity Pet, Spookiest Pet, Best Pet/Owner Combo, Best Dressed, Most Creative
  • 12:30 p.m.: The Pet Parade Begins!
  • 1:30 p.m.: Winners of the competition will be announced

The Route

There was plenty of parking on site: we opened up the lower loop road (E. Highland Dr.) for people to park along.

Food Trucks

The following food trucks were on hand for a little snack!


The following nonprofit groups showcased their missions to help animals:


Dirtie Dog Photography offered FREE digital photos of your pets! Gift Basket Donations for Award Winners by: Addiction Foods, Blue Dog Bakery, Central Bark, Cosmic Home and Pet, Dogwood Play Park, Downtown Dog Lounge, Jet City Animal Clinic, Madrona Dog Company, Mud Bay, Rover.com, Seattle 4 Dogs, Seattle Barkery, Soi Dog Foundation .

Thank you to our Halloween Pet Parade Event Sponsors: 

Aegis Living

And thank you to our Volunteer Park Trust Community Partners:

Kaiser Permanente
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And one final thank you to our featured non-profits: