Save the Dates: Halloween Events in the Metro!
Spooktacular Halloween at Venice Piazza
Date: October 27 from 3PM onwards
Venue: Venice Piazza at McKinley Hill
Youngsters can come out in their scariest and eye-catching costumes and enjoy a spooky day filled with amazing surprises and treats. There will be a great variety of kiddie attractions including fun and must-see performances from talented magicians, bubble artists and a special Halloween show from Mad Science. Kids can also join fun games where they will get a chance to take home exciting prizes, or go trick-or-treating at participating McKinley Hill establishments. Special awards and prizes also await kids with the best and most head-turning costumers.
To register for the Venice Piazza Halloween Spooktacular, customers must present a receipt worth P1,500 in single or accumulated purchase from any Venice Piazza at McKinley Hill establishments to get a Halloween Show VIP Pass.
For more information call the Megaworld Lifestyle Malls Concierge at 709-9888, 709-0888 or 0917-8380111.
Date: October 31, 2PM
Venue: Venice Piazza, McKinley Hill
Pet owners are invited to bring their fashionably dressed pets and join the a charity Halloween event for the benefit of CARA Welfare Philippines that will take place on and will be highlighted by a parade and fashion show for the pets.
To register, contestants may pre-register online by sending in an accomplished registration form found at the CARA Welfare Philippines website. All qualified registrations will receive a confirmation email from CARA. Registration runs until October 30.
Scaredy Cats and Dogs at Eastwood City
Date: October 26
Venue: Eastwood City
Halloween at Eastwood City gets spookily exciting as it hosts the annual Scaredy Cats and Dogs, a grand All Hollows Eve celebration filled with exciting thrills and spooktacular treats for the kids and the pet lovers.
Now on its 10th year, this annual fund-raising event for the benefit of the Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) will be highlighted by the Halloween costume competition.
Kids can come in their scariest Halloween costumes so they can take home one of the awards up for grabs along with great prizes at the costume competition. They can also take part in fun games and watch a variety of exciting kiddie performances. From 5pm onwards, kids can also go trick-or-treating around Eastwood City and get candies, chocolates and other treats at participating establishments.
Pet owners, meanwhile, can dress up their beloved companions and join the pet costume competition, which will take place at 10AM and where special prizes also await the winning pets.
For more please call the Megaworld Lifestyle Malls Concierge at 709-9888, 709-0888 or 0917-8380111.
The Great Scavenger Hunt at Lucky Chinatown
Date: October 27 from 10AM onwards
Venue: Lucky Chinatown
Lucky Chinatown’s The Great Scavenger Hunt is a day-long kiddie activity bursting with fun and surprises at every turn. Children can come in their best Halloween costumes and join The Great Scavenger Hunt, where they will each be given a mission brief that lists all the tasks they need to complete within the day. Upon completing all the tasks listed in the mission, participants will then get awesome loot bags filled with goodies, treats and other surprises. To sweeten the pot and add more excitement, kids who will be able to accomplish at least one of the bonus round missions will get additional special prizes from Lucky Chinatown.
To join The Great Scavenger Hunt, customers can present a receipt worth P2,000 in single or accumulated purchase from any establishment, a receipt worth P500 in single purchase from the mall’s Food Junction or three (3) movie tickets purchased at Lucky Chinatown Cinemas.
Aside from Scavenger Hunt, kids can also join the parade, which will go around Lucky Chinatown, and the costume competition where they will have the chance to take home amazing prizes along with the special awards being given away. Youngsters joining The Great Scavenger Hunt can also go trick-or-treating at participating establishments from 1PM to 8PM.
For more information on The Great Scavenger Hunt, please call the Megaworld Lifestyle Malls Concierge at 709-9888, 709-0888 or 0917-8380111.
Here’s two more more!
Date: October 31, 2013 from 10 am to 8 pm
Venue: Nido Fortified Science Discovery Center
Make it a different kind Halloween this year and participate in “spooktacular” activities that will scare the wits out of you in the most fun and informative ways like Spooky Magic Show, Mad Scientist Experiment Show and Bone Collector Challenge. Fee: P 450, children 9 years old and below must be accompanied by a paying adult. For inquiries call : 5562153
Date: October 31
Venue Enchanted Kingdom, Sta Rosa Laguna
Come in your spookiest and enjoy terrifying events the whole day plus see the newest horror attraction, “Alienation”! For inquiries call 8303535 loc 333/444
And yet another one!
Halo Halo Win!
Date: October 19, 26, 31
Venue: Mabuhay Restop Travel Café & Museum in Rizal Park
Enjoy a Filipino-style Halloween celebration. Aside from the trick-or-treat, kids will enjoy Filipino games and activities with Filipino folklore characters (Aswang, Tikbalang, Manananggal, Nuno sa Punso, and Kapre) and sweet Halo-Halo characters (Penny Pinipig, Lolo Ube, Kakay Kaong, Naty Nata, Sabby Saba, Koko Kamote, Lisa Leche Flan, Gabby Garbanzos, Monmon Munggo, and Macky Macapuno).
Kids are encouraged to come in their best Halloween costume, with the best original Filipino scary costume winning a special prize. For more information, you may call Mara at +63917 810 8194.
Here’s one more!
Multuhan sa Adarna
Date: October 26, Saturday
Venue: Adarna House, Scout Torillo corner Scout Fernandez Streets, Barangay Sacred Heart, Quezon City 1103 Philippines
Parents and kids are invited to Multuhan sa Adarna. First 25 kids who will come in costume will get a loot bag. And if the costume is based on a Pinoy character, they will also get free storybooks. Storytelling starts at 10 am.
Adarna books will also be on sale!
Adding another event!
Gymboree’s Pumpkin Patch Party
Dates: October 26, 2013 (Saturday) and October 27, 2013 (Sunday)
Venues: Gymboree Serendra and Greenbelt 5
Let your tots have the best Halloween experience ever at Gymboree’s Pumpkin Patch Party ~ with an hour of play class, art activity, storytelling, trick or treat activity and MORE!
Hurry and Register NOW as limited slots are left!
Mark your calendars and get your costumes ready for the many trick-or-treat events in the Metro this October! Absolutely Mommy will add to this list as soon as more events are announced.
Date: 3-9p m, October 31, Thursday
Venue: SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia, Pasay
Get two tickets for free for every P1000.00 purchase of toys and Halloween items at Toy Kingdom and Toy Kingdom Express stores from October 1-31.
You can also win tickets by joining Nickelodeon’s online contest. See http://www.nick-asia.com.
Cartoon Network’s Irregular Halloween Adventure
Date: October 31, Thursday
Venue: SM Megamall Event Center, Mandaluyong
Get a free ticket with a minimum P500 purchase of any Cartoon Network merchandise from participating Toy Kingdom and Toy Kingdom Express branches from October 1-31. Each ticket entitles 1 child and 1 companion to the event.
Fun Ranch’s Boo-Time Trick or Treat
Date: 3-6 pm, October 31, Thursday
Venue: Fun Ranch Ortigas
Preregister now to join this year’s Trick or Treat. The event is free and open to the first 150 kids who will preregister online. Log on to https://www.facebook.com/funranch for details.
Rockwell’s Tomorrowland Halloween Party
Date: October 27
Venue: Power Plant Mall, Rockwell
Come in your best futuristic costume, and have blast! You may purchase tickets at the Power Plant Mall Customer Care Concierge at the North Entrance of the mall (Marks & Spencer side) on weekends and at the Power Plant Mall Admin Office located at the P1 level (near Buffini) on weekdays. Tickets are at P600 for 1 child + 1 adult, additional adults companion tickets are Php 200 each.
Gateway Mall’s Trick or Treasure Halloween
Date: October 27
Venue: Gateway Mall, Araneta Center
Trick or Treasure Halloween Activity
Every P300 single receipts from any establishment in the Araneta Center (Gateway Mall, Ali Mall, Farmers Plaza, entitles customers to a FREE ACTIVITY PASS for kids to enjoy. Each activity pass gets in the Activity Area, where they can avail of the following:
- Free pass to costume contest
- Free bags of candies
- Free Magic Show & Bubble Show
- Free Face Painting
- Free Puppet Show
- Free Photo booth
- Free Art Demo.
Trick or Treasure Halloween Costume Contest
On October 27, 2013, Sunday, participants to the Trick or Treasure Halloween Costume Contest should register at the Gateway Mall Activity Area starting from 10:00AM to 11:30AM. Kids ages 4 to 12 years old are qualified to join the Trick or Treasure Halloween Costume Contest. The theme for the Trick or Treasure Halloween Costume Contest is “Favorite Disney Character.” Participants should come in their favorite Disney character costume. The participants will parade in their Disney costumes at 4:00PM at the Gateway Mall Activity Area.
For more information, please call the Araneta Center Concierge 911 3101 local 8395 or 8240.