Halloween - 27 Oct

Freaky Friday Halloween Event

Friars Square is hosting a fun packed Freaky Friday of frightful family fun on 27 October.

Zany children’s entertainer Captain Calamity will perform his Wacky Wizard show outside BBs Coffee and Muffins at 11am, 12.30pm and 2pm. The silly sorcerer will entertain youngsters with his conjuring calamities, shocking spells and tragic tricks. There will be balloons, puppetry, story-telling and lots of slapstick.

The shopping centre is inviting youngsters to join in a fancy dress competitions which will be judged by Captain Calamity during his shows.

Offbeat comedy will be supplied by Uncle Doom, who will glide around on his grand piano entertaining shoppers with his ghoulish beats. The undead uncle is trapped between two worlds – his only escape is to recruit as many living beings as possible to join him in song.

They will be joined by a pair of amiable ghosts fresh out of Ghoul School who will float around the shopping centre trying not to scare anyone too much.

Youngsters can create something scary for Halloween at the free make and take workshop located out New Look. There will be lots to decorate, including haunted houses, bats, cats and zombie masks.

The event takes place on Friday 27 October between 11am and 3pm.

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