Spooky Haunted Halloween Happenings in Kirkland


There are a host of Halloween events happening around town for the little ones and the not-so-little-ones. These are a few:

October 29

Jack-O-Lantern Jamboree

The Kirkland Boys & Girls Club (10805 124th Ave. N.E.) is hosting a Halloween Party on October 29th.

There will be a Jack-O-Lantern Jamboree from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. There will be carnival games, arts & crafts, candy and fun. Costumes are welcome. This event is free and for all ages.

Following the Jamboree, the Haunted House opens from 7 p.m. to 11p.m. Admission is $5 per person. Recommended for kids 12 years old and up.

October 29

Pee Wee Monster Bash

For seven years, local preschoolers have donned clever, imaginative and “oh so cute” costumes for Kirkland’s annual Pee Wee Monster Bash carnival.  This year’s event will be held on Friday, October 29 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at the North Kirkland Community Center, 12421 103rd Ave NE. Preschoolers age 5 and under will revel in the safe and spirited activities such as swamp fishing, monster bowling, witch hat ring toss, cookie walk, and a movement maze. Prizes will be awarded for everyone.

Tickets are $10 per child and there are a limited number available. Registration is encouraged as this is a sell-out event. For registration and information go to www.kirklandparks.net , call 425-587-3350, or visit the North Kirkland Community Center.

October 29

Artluck! - Collaborative Pumpkin Carving Session

The Kirkland Arts Center and other art lovers are hosting a Halloween-themed Artluck! on Friday, October 29 at 6:30 p.m. This event is a potluck, invigorating conversation, and a collaborative pumpkin carving session.

Attendees should bring a pumpkin, a set of tools, and dish for the potluck. KAC will have extra pumpkins for those who have forgotten.

ArtLuck! takes place on the last Friday of each month.

October 31

Trick Or Treating at Kirkland Parkplace

Halloween-costumed kids will find lots of trick or treating at Kirkland Parkplace on Halloween. Participating merchants will be handing out candy from noon to 4 p.m.

The following merchants will be participating:

24 Hour Fitness


Beijing Herbal Foot Massage

Emerald City Smoothies

Finger Paints


Hoffman’s Fine Pastries

KAC Art Store

Key Bank

Kirkland Cinemas

Kirkland Vision


Mark’s Hallmark

Museum Quality Framing

Noah’s Bagels

Original Pancake House

Parkplace Books

Parkplace Pub

Purple Café


Ravenna Gardens

Rikki Rikki

Saigon Jades


Tim’s Seafood

Tuxedo Club

Weldon Barber

Yoga Fitness

October 31

Trick Or Treating in Downtown Kirkland

The Kirkland Downtown Association is hosting Halloween Trick or Treating on Sunday, October 31 from 2-4 p.m.

Bring your ghosts or goblins to Downtown Kirkland for treats and Halloween fun at participating stores. Look for the "Welcome Trick or Treaters!" posters in the windows.

The following merchants will be participating:

Asset Realty Group


Bella Bambini

Bella Tesori

Bikini Beach

Bombaii Cutters

Café Happy

Café Rococo


Chez Chic


Grape Choice

Haley’s Cottage

Hallmark Realty

Heathman Hotel


Herban Wellness

Kirkland Bike Shop

Kirkland Performance Center

Kirkland Salon

Lai Thai

Lake Shore Gallery

Lake Street Tailor

McLeod Insurance

Merrill Gardens

Minus Shop


Parklane Gallery



Simplicity Décor

Soul Ease

Sweet Cakes

The Shop

Touch of Class

Via Lago