Fright night makeovers, a wizard’s bar and hundreds of tricks and treats are set to make this Halloween the scariest yet at intu Trafford Centre.
The countdown is on to October half-term week when the centre is being transformed for the spooky celebration – with an array of frightfully exciting events in store…
A magical pop-up experience at The Wizard and the Wand
A pop-up bar will magically appear on lower Peel Avenue so you will have to be quick to experience a little fantasy and sorcery. Complete with wizarding cloaks, dark arts demonstrations and magical photo opportunities, ‘The Wizard and the Wand’ will be serving buttery fizz, smoking mocktails and other mystical potions from 6-9pm Thursday 26 and Friday 27 October and 2-8pm Saturday 28 October.
Little witches and wizards can even pick up a sparkly, colourful candy floss wand for free at The Wizard and the Wand at 12-2pm Monday 23 and Friday 27 October.
Glitter, glows and jellies at Hamleys
Mini makeovers for children will be on offer outside Hamleys through the week, with spooky glitter tattoos 12-4pm Tuesday 24 – Sunday 29 October, plus ghostly moon glow makeup 7-8pm Thursday 26 – Sunday 29 October. The store is also playing Beanboooozzled jelly bean roulette every day at 1-2pm and 3-4pm Thursday 29 – Saturday 28 October.
The Witching Hour!
Evening shoppers are in for a treat (or a trick!) Thursday 27 – Saturday 28 October at 7-8pm for the centre’s Witching Hour! A cast of ghastly ghouls and startling spirits will burst across the centre with bags full of comical tricks and treats such as free Laser Quest tickets and gift vouchers for The Face Doctor.
Beauty Fright Night
On Friday 27 October, if you go down to intu Trafford Centre malls you’ll be sure of a ghastly surprise! An array of the centre’s top designer and high street brands are laying on a Beauty Fright Night for anyone seeking a spooky Halloween makeover with a difference!
From full slashed throats, creepy doll, day of the dead looks, to cat eye flicks and spooky nails – the top beauty teams will be showcasing how to get this year’s coolest Halloween looks with free demonstrations from 6-10pm throughout the centre.
Trick or Treat
The annual intu trick or treat family event is taking place on Saturday 28 October 10am-2pm and Sunday 29 October between 11am-2pm in partnership with our stores and restaurants. Little trick or treaters can pick up their free special bucket from the customer services desk and then scour the centre for specially decorated pumpkins in spooky windows!
Please note, there is a limited amount of Halloween buckets they will be given out on a first come first served basis.
Halloween at Selfridges
Selfridges extraordinary beauty Masterclasses will take place across Halloween week:
• Wednesday 25 October – 1pm, 4pm, 7pm - MAC
• Thursday 26 October – 1pm, 4pm & 7pm – URBAN DECAY
• Friday 27 October – BOBBI BROWN
• Saturday 28 October – 12noon, 3pm, 7pm – CHARLOTTE TILBURY
• Sunday 29 October – 1pm and 3pm – TOM FORD