Ready, Set, GO! Dash & Bash Is Next Sunday & Auctions Open Today

Madison Families! We are just one week away from the Dash & Bash! We’re so excited to celebrate with your families.

Today (September 22) at noon the Sign Up Genius for the Dash & Bash auctions and raffles will go LIVE. They include:

  • Teacher sponsored parties by grade level.
  • Faculty sponsored parties that can span multiple grade levels (thanks to our PE, Art, Music and MRC friends!)
  • Raffles for a chance to lead the Halloween Parade (Kindergarten only!), sit front row at the December Sing or have lunch with an author!
  • Raffles to win amazing items from some of our generous sponsors that include: Go Ape birthday party (3), 8 week chess club session, Suburbanite bowling package, Windy City one month unlimited package (2), Nourished Kitchen lunch & learn AND 4 tickets to see the one and only Hugh Jackman at the United Center!
  • Click here starting at noon to enter.

The teacher and faculty sponsored party are first come, first purchase (they sell out fast!). The raffles are $10 for 1 ticket or 6 tickets for $50. All proceeds go directly to support the Madison PTO!

Some other important details:

  • You can still register for the Dash & Bash TODAY!!!
  • Pick up your t-shirts/race bags near the front entrance at Madison in the morning of Thursday, September 26 and Friday, September 27
    • The deadline to register to receive t-shirts was September 8. If you registered after that date, we will do our best to accommodate
  • The dash will begin at 9:30 am on Sunday, September 29 rain or shine (but cross your fingers for shine!)
  • The bash will immediately follow with a DJ, magician, face painting, glitter tattoos, games, food trucks and MORE!
    • Remember to bring cash for food trucks

A very special thank you to our wonderful Dash and Bash committee chairs: Erin Gourley, Arynn Graham, Andy Lee, Kaci Myhra and Sara Perugini for their hard work to make this an amazing event!

If you should have a question don’t hesitate to reach out to Kristin Hull at

Thank you!