Calling all witches, goblins and ghosts! The summer is coming to an end, and Halloween festivities are about to begin! Local families are invited to celebrate with the Mall of Georgia, North Georgia Premium Outlets, Sugarloaf Mills and Town Center at Cobb as they stir up some Halloween–themed fun and frights throughout the month of October. Guests of all ages can enjoy festive activities, including costume contests, trick-or-treating fun, ghoulish games, prize giveaways and more. Upcoming Halloween events include the following:
Saturday, October 17:
- Mall of Georgia will host its annual Simon Kidgits Club Fall Festival from 1 – 4 p.m. in the Village! This spook-tasticevent features pumpkin painting activities, entertaining dance performances, cotton candy machines, prize giveaways, bounce houses, Stilt Walkers and much more! It wouldn’t be Halloween without the wands, broomsticks and getups galore, so children of all ages are encouraged to dress up! There will even be a costume contest starting at 3:30 p.m. Groups for the competition include children ages 4 and under, 5-8 and 9-12. For more information, please visit bit.ly/1NrH7Aw.
(3333 Buford Dr., Buford; 678-482-8788)
Saturday, October 24:
- Town Center at Cobb is excited to invite all the mysterious and mystifying Halloween creatures to the annual Simon Kidgits Boo Bash from 6 – 8 p.m. in Center Court! Princesses, monsters and wizards alike can come together in the spirit of all things scary for a little hocus pocus. The night will include contests, games, giveaways and more. Not to mention the Bounce House available from 10:30 a.m. – 8 p.m., this Boo Bash will be a haunting good time! To ensure that all pumpkin buckets and pillowcases are stuffed with candies and chocolates, Town Center at Cobb will be hosting a public mall-wide trick- or- treating event. The treating will take place from 6 – 8 p.m., and participating stores will have signs their windows. Finally, pictures will be taken throughout the night, so please pick up all your captured moments in the Center Court from 5 – 8 p.m.
(The Simon Kidgits Boo Bash and Bounce House is open to Simon Mall Kidgit members. Become a member for only $5 by visiting simonkidgitsclub.com for more information.)
(400 Barrett Pkwy, Kennesaw; 770-424-9486)
Friday, October 30:
· Sugarloaf Mills will celebrate its Simon Kidgits Club Boo Bash from 5 - 7 p.m. in the Food Court. Activities will include Halloween and fall-themed crafts, a bounce house, face painting and spook-tacular giveaways! The celebration continues with a mall-wide trick-or-treating extravaganza from 6 – 8 p.m. Participating stores will display a pumpkin in the window to denote sweet surprises for shoppers inside. NOTE: For the safety and comfort of everyone in attendance, costumes can only be worn during event hours and may not include toy weapons, hoodies, or masks. (The Simon Kidgits Boo Bash is open to Simon Mall Kidgit members. Become a member for only $5 by visiting simonkidgitsclub.com for more information.)
(5900 Sugarloaf Pkwy, Lawrenceville; 678-847-5000)
Saturday, October 31:
- Mall of Georgia invites local families and friends to enjoy a mall-wide trick-or-treating event, beginning at 6 p.m.! Stores throughout the mall will give out tasty treats to children who wear a Halloween costume. Participating stores will have a sign in their window. Families are encouraged to arrive early to get in on all the festive fun before the candy runs out! There will also be Halloween photos available starting at 5 p.m. in front of JCPenney. Don’t miss out on all the festive fun! For more information, please visit bit.ly/1EYl1CI.
(3333 Buford Dr., Buford; 678-482-8788)
· North Georgia Premium Outlets encourages families to participate in this year’s Halloween Boo Bash from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.! Children under the age of 12 will receive FREE trick-or-treating bags by visiting Guest Services located in the Food Pavilion while supplies last! Families can also enjoy a spook-tastic day and Halloween treats from participating retailers. Please note that children over the age of 12 are prohibited from wearing a mask.
(800 Highway 400 S., Dawsonville; 706-216-3609)
Not a Simon Kidgits Club member? For only $5, you can become one! Please visit Simon Guest Services at any mall to join. For more information on Simon Kidgits Club, visit simonkidgitsclub.com.
For the latest updates on Halloween happenings at Mall of Georgia, Town Center at Cobb and Sugarloaf Mills, visit their corresponding Facebook pages:
· Mall of Georgia: facebook.com/MallofGeorgia
· North Georgia Premium Outlets: facebook.com/NorthGeorgiaPremiumOutlets
· Sugarloaf Mills: facebook.com/SugarloafMills
· Town Center at Cobb: facebook.com/TownCenterAtCobb
For more information on Simon malls, visit simon.com.
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