Moonlight Madness

Every year on theThursdaybefore Halloween, our local downtown merchants dress up their storefronts and themselves, stay open late, offer "spook"tacular deals and most importantly, create a fun shopping experience!Moonlight Madness is an annual shopping event promoted by the Sitka Chamber of Commerce and hosted by Sitka's downtown merchants.

In addition to Moonlight Madness, Trick-Or-Treating isoffered to Sitka's children every year on Halloween Day by our generous downtown businesses! All of Lincoln Street is closes to traffic and merchants have baskets of ghoulish and ghostly treats for children. Halloween costumes are encouraged for all!

Contest Winners & Photographs of Past Events

2014 Contest Winners & Photographs

Congratulations to the 2014 Moonlight Madness Winners! The Cellar's coven of witches takes the prize for Best Costumes with an Honorable Mention going to the Disney cast at Harry Race Pharmacy & Gifts. Best Decorations go to Alaska Pure Sea Salt Company. Their salted witch was hard to beat! The glowing squid in the window of Old Harbor Books earned them an honorable mention.

The Cellar's Coven of Witches Wins 1st Place For CostumesAlaska Pure Sea Salt's Salted Witch Win's 1st Place for DecorationsHarry Race Pharmacy Old Harbor BooksAbby's Reflection and ApparelAlaska Pure Sea SaltBen FranklinBrenner's Fine Clothing & GiftsHarry Race Pharmacy and PhotoHomeport EateryRefresh Salon Spa and Fitness

2010 Contest Winners & Photographs

While busy clowning around as customer's shopped, The Cellar took first place this year for their fun and cheerful costumes. A close second, Bear Country Gift's coven of witches greeted shoppers down the street. With a much different flare, the clowns from Russell's earned third place.

The Cellar - 1st Place!Bear Country Gifts - 2nd Place!Russell's - 3rd PlaceBen FranklinBrenner's Fine Clothing & GiftsHarry Race Pharmacy & Photo


2009 Photographs

The CellarBrenner's Fine Clothing & GiftsFairweather PrintsHarry Race Pharmacy & PhotoTrish White with Harry Race Pharmacy and PhotoRussell's