Halloween Pet Parade

The Volunteer Park Trust Halloween Pet Parade


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


Volunteer Park
1247 15th Ave E., Seattle, WA 98112

Join us for a festive celebration of our furry friends! We’ll have food trucks, prizes for best costumes, and more! The event is open to all pets, including stuffed animals.

The Schedule

We have a fun day of events planned for Volunteer Park’s first pet parade!

  • 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 Duo, Best Dressed, Most Unique
  • 12:30 p.m.: The Pet Parade Begins!
  • 1:30 p.m.: Winners of the competition will be announced

Our emcee for the day is Matt Smith!

The Route



The following vendors will be showcasing their wares and services:

  • Aegis Living – Madison
  • Jet City Animal Clinic
  • Capitol Hill Chamber of Commerce
  • Mud Bay
  • Urban Animal
  • Downtown Dog Lounge
  • Lake Union Veterinary clinic
  • Central Bark
  • Cosmic Home and Pet
  • Addiction Foods
  • Puddles Barkery
  • Rover.Com

Food Trucks

The following food trucks will be on hand for a little snack!

  • The Seattle Barkery will be selling doggie treats!

Non Profits

The following nonprofit groups will also be on hand:

  • The Humane Society – The Max Mobile, Mobile pet adoption
  • Old Dog Haven – Presentation and display pen
  • Emerald City Pet Rescue
  • Soi Dog Foundation
  • Pawsitive Alliance

Gift Basket Donations for Award Winners:
Blue Dog Bakery, Mud Bay, Dogwood Play Park, Madrona Dog Company, Jet City Animal Clinic, Downtown Dog Lounge and the Seattle Barkery.


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: