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Published October 7th 2018
Find a Halloween Event Near You
Halloween decorations are proudly on display in shopping centres, children are chatting about costumes and lolly sales are about to skyrocket! Enjoy Halloween with your family, at one of the community events below.
The annual Manly Harbour Village Halloween Street Party will offer fun for all members of the family.
Browse through over 100 market stalls and enjoy amusement rides, on-water displays, live entertainment, Halloween competitions and a Street Parade.
The evening will culminate with a free Movie in the Park at 7pm and fireworks display at 9pm. Halloween Family Fun 27 October, 10am-3pm, Sunnybank Hills Shoppingtown Cnr Compton & Calam Roads, Sunnybank Hills, Q 4109
Kids aged 2 – 12 years* are invited to dress in Halloween costumes and enjoy trick-or-treating with centre retailers. Participants will receive a Monster Mash show bag, unlimited ride wristband, unlimited fairy floss and unlimited snow cones. $5 per person, registrations essential.
Celebrations will also include a Halloween costume competition, free face painting and crafts, witches magic den, Halloween photography and special appearances by Angry Birds and friends.
Children are invited to dress in costume and take part in the day's celebrations. Activities will include a Self-guided Halloween trick or treat tour (maps will be available from Australia Post), family portraits at the DIY photo studio and slime workshops with Street Science. Bookings not required.
Children will also have the opportunity to assist the annual Foodbank Food Drive by having their face painted for the donation of a can of food.
Visitors of all ages will enjoy seeing the Halloween displays, navigating the maze and trick or treating at the Indooroopilly Halloween Haunted House. Please note that wait times can be over 30 minutes.
Free entry, donations welcome.
Halloween Family Fun Day 28 October, 11:30am-2:30pm, Sunnybank Community and Sports Club
470 McCullough St, Sunnybank, Q 4109
Families will enjoy a spooktacular dance party, animal farm, face painting and balloon twisting. There will also be prizes for best costumes.
Not a member? Not a problem, membership is only $5.
Enjoy an augmented reality experience where Monsters magically come to life on your mobile phone. Download the app, follow clues and find 8 monsters throughout the centre.
Participants will receive a free gift upon completion (prizes are limited and only available while stocks last, 1 prize each time hunt is completed)
Trick or Treat 25 October, 3:30, 4:30 and 5:30pm, Grand Plaza
27-49 Browns Plains Road, Browns Plains, Q 4118
Children are invited to dress in costume and enjoy a trick or treat adventure around the centre.
Trick or treaters will depart from the Community Lounge (near Kmart) and the tour will end at Target where they will be treated to a Casper the Friendly Ghost show (stage shows are at 4pm, 5pm and 6pm).
Families will browse through market stalls and ride the ghost train through the sanctuary at night. There will be trick or treating for the children, face painting, fun activities and prizes for best dressed!
Entry to the Fangtuary is $15 per person or $12.50 for National Trust Members. Kids under four enter free (but must be ticketed).
Limited tickets available exclusively online.
Families of frightening creatures of the night are invited to eat, drink and be scary at NightQuarter. Enjoy a Spooktacular Trick or Treat Hunt, Zombie Fire Show, magic show, children's dance party and an array of desserts.
Trick or treat hunt is $5 per child. No bookings required, but arrive early as the number of participants are limited.
$3 adult entry, children under 12 years free.
Off The Streets 31 October, 5:30-7:30pm, Ormeau Community Centre
3 Cuthbert Street, Ormeau, Q 4208
Hosted by LJ Hooker Orme au and My Ormeau, this event is part of the Off the Streets campaign.
Children will have the opportunity to trick or treat through the entire Ormeau Centre and enjoy disco dancing, a jumping castle or meet and greets with Elmo, Spongebob, Minion, Scooby Doo, Ninja Turtle and more!