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.
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.