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Halloween on Vashon

The 2019 Halloween Trick or Treat Night!
Thursday October 31st from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm!
(Rain or Shine)
Vashon Town!

TRICK OR TREAT! Young and Young At Heart wear your costumes and come up town to enjoy Halloween Trick or Treat at your favorite Vashon haunts. Island Merchants will be decorating their storefronts and giving out treats. Trick or Treating goes from 5PM to 7PM with other events continuing the celebration.

ROAD CLOSURES! For the safety of all, roads in the heart of downtown will be closed between SW 171st Street (Near the Park and Ride) and SW 178th Street (by Vashon Theatre) from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Bank Road will be closed from 100th to 97th. Detours start a Cove Rd on the North end and 178th on the South end.

Northbound Through Traffic From Vashon Highway south of town: Detour West on 178th, North on 100th, West on Bank Road, North on 107th, East on Cove Rd, North on Vashon Highway

Southbound Through Traffic From Vashon Highway North of Cove Rd: Detour West on Cove Rd, South on 107th SW, East on Bank Road, South on 103rd SW (the road behind IGA), East on 178th, South on Vashon Highway.

Trick or Treat Night Brought to You by The Vashon Island Merchants, the Vashon Maury Island Chamber of Commerce and the awesome residents of Vashon Island!

Halloween Night Happenings!

Cookies and Dancing at Snapdragon!

Located just south of the intersection of Vashon Highway and 178th. Vashon's Snapdragon is a great place to start your night of trick or treating. Have you seen the cookies they give out?! Worth crossing 178th to get one! Later that evening they host their annual Adult Halloween Dance Party. 7PM starts the Alien Abduction Dance Party! Special guests, the 80’s cover band Bowie Idol. It’s always a blast, its always nuts!!

Spooky Crafts and Treat at Vashon Village

5pm to 7pm. Bring your ghosts,  ghouls and super heroes to Vashon Village (across from the library) to build a Halloween spider launcher and trick or treat the several businesses thriving in the Village.

Street Dance at the Four Way!

5PM - 7PM: John L Scott brings music, costumes and dancing to the 4 Way Stop at Bank Road and Vashon Highway. Real Estate Agents in Ghost Busters costumes passing out candy and dancing to the music of Vashon's Sinner and the Saints, is not to be missed. This is also the possible location for any "Flash Mob Dances" happenings.

Halloween Portraits by Marla Smith

Cafe Luna hosts their annual Halloween portraits by Marla Smith. Be a part of this great annual tradition. 4PM - 7PM. Costumes Required! Free Sitting. Photos will be available for viewing, and prints for purchase.

Haunted House at Recess Lab

5pm to 7pm Visit the haunted house at the Recess Lab! Brought to the island with ghouls from the Recess Lab, InsightPhysio, and Vashon Island Rowing Club among others. Aimed to the 12 and under crowd but all are welcome to come.... if you dare!

AHHH ZOMBIES! Movie and Comstume Contest @ Vashon Theatre

This Halloween night The Voice of Vashon Hosts “Aaah! Zombies!” at 6pm ath the Vashon Theatre.  Film director Matt Kohnen will judge the zombie costume contest in search of the “weirdest Zombies” who’ll win fabulous prizes from Island businesses. And, if you don’t come to the theatre in zombie attire, face painters will be on hand in the theatre lobby to put your zombie face on. So, practice your lurching walk, put on your ugliest face and join the fun Halloween Night, 6pm at the Vashon Theatre. Tickets are $10 general admission and $5 for students and seniors at and at the Vashon Theatre box office.

Hip Hop Halloween at Gravy

Starting at 8pm, Gravy hosts a Very Hip Hop Halloween featuring Greyskul, Son of the Rhemic and DJ Cherry Canoe. There really is no local hip hop better for Halloween than Grayskul. DJ Cherry Canoe will going to be spinning dance jams all night and to top it off Dre will have awesome food and drink specials will surely be a tricks! $15 Tickets available at

Looking for a bathroom? Visit the Vashon Presbyterian Church (17708 Vashon Hwy SW,) and the Vashon Senior Center (10004 SW Bank Rd,) will have their restrooms open for use and as well as have space for Trick or Treaters to rest, touch up their costume, warm up, etc. Candy other little kid stuff will be handed out. as well.