Welcome to Elvehjem Neighborhood on Madison’s Eastside!

47th Annual Fourth of July Celebration

fourth of julyJoin us bright and early at the Elvehjem Elementary School for the Kids Fun Run at 8:00am followed by the Firecracker 5K/2 Mile Walk at 8:30am. Every child who participates will receive a medal!

Return to Elvehjem Elementary School by 10:45am for the Kids Bike Parade Line-up and be ready for the parade to start at 11am led by a fire truck and the Black Knights!

Follow the parade route over to Elvehjem Park for the rest of the Fourth of July Celebration! Bring your own picnic lunch and enjoy free ice cream from Schoep’s while listening to neighborhood musician Jason Moon. Be sure to bid on the silent auction items before it closes at 12:15pm. Get your raffle tickets in and be ready for the drawing at 12:30pm. Kids- don’t miss the always popular bounce house, toddler fun area, and carnival games.

If you are able interested in volunteering, report at 9am to help set up, stay until 1pm to help clean up, or let a board member know if you would like to help out during the event.

Raffle tickets are available for purchase and be sure to bid often at our Silent Auction! All other events and activities are provided FREE OF CHARGE.


Join ENA today!

While our May membership drive is over, there is still plenty of time to join or renew your ENA membership for 2015! Please support our wonderful neighborhood and help us reach our goal of 500 household members. You can fill out your membership form and return it in the mail or join online and pay via PayPal at www.elvehjemneighborhood.org/join Dues are only $15/year, and 100% of the money collected goes right back into YOUR neighborhood.

Enjoy “Let’s Eat Out!” Food Carts and Fun Every Summer Thursday

East Buckeye and Elvehjem Neighborhoods are proud to host the food carts of Let’s Eat Out! throughout Summer 2015 every Thursday evening from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. right here in the neighborhood on the grass of City Church at 4909 East Buckeye Road. With plenty of parking and easy access by foot, bike, and car, Let’s Eat Out! is where you’ll want to be on Thursday evenings. We had a fantastic opening night with a wonderful performance by the Elvehjem Strings group and $300 (15% of total sales) raised for Elvehjem Elementary School. We are looking forward to seeing neighbors and friends throughout the summer months! See flyers below for more information.

Let’s Eat Out! Flyer 2015: Invite your family, friends, and neighbors to our weekly neighborhood dinners.

Let’s Eat Out! Activities 2015: Find out what special activities are happening at Let’s Eat Out! several times each month.

Budget-Friendly Tips for Let’s Eat Out 2015: Check out these simple ways to fit Let’s Eat Out! into your household budget.

Looking for a Babysitter?

Be sure to check the Elvehjem Neighborhood Babysitter Contact List.

Join the Conversation! Find us on Facebook.

The Elvehjem Neighborhood Facebook page was set up for the purposes of open discussion among neighbors, resource sharing, business/service recommendations, community building, and notification of local events.