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Eldon Scare’s Big Trick or Treat

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Join us for our spooktacular Eldon Scare’s Big Trick or Treat event this Halloween half term on Saturday 28 October from 9am to 3pm, upper level within Grey’s Quarter to help raise funds for the North East Autism Society.

Grab your fangs, put on your cape and get out your witch’s broomstick for a frighteningly fun-filled day with over 20 brands taking part in the trail.

There are only 400 Halloween bags to give away. Please note. All attendees must register for one ticket per person. We are unable to provide a Halloween bag without a ticket. 

Collect your FREE Halloween treat bag and map from upper Grey’s Quarter, opposite Chatime and set off on your trick-or-treating adventure around the centre. Participating stores and restaurants will display an Eldon Scare sticker in their windows so little ones know they can bag lots of free devilish delights when they visit. 

Our Eldon Scare’s friendly monster and witch trainer will be roaming the malls, casting some magical spells along the way. They are friendly, so they are always happy for a selfie with fellow little witches, vampires and monsters, so don’t be afraid to stop them in their tracks!

Register for your tickets (one per person) to the Eldon Scare’s Big Trick or Treat event below.

Plus, when you register you’ll automatically be entered into the prize draw for your chance to win a £100 Eldon Square gift card.

Spellbinding Face Painter

Transform your little ones ghoulish Halloween costume and bring it to life by visiting our face painting station, all for a donation to the North East Autism Society. Cash donations are accepted only.

An autism-friendly hour will be hosted in partnership with the North East Autism Society from 9 am – 10 am, allowing little monsters and witches to experience the centre in a quieter setting. The charity will be onsite between 9 am – 11 am to assist should you require additional support.

The North East Autism Society has led the way in providing autism-specific care and education for children, young people, and adults across the North-East of England.

To find out more, please visit their website or call 0191 410 9974.

After all that fun, why not enjoy a delicious meal at one of our child-friendly restaurants? Find out more here

Spooktacular Halloween Outfit Ideas for 2023

It’s spooky season, which means one thing, Halloween is just around the corner! So put your best fangs forward, grab your broomsticks and paint your faces. It’s time to dress up in your best Halloween outfits and enjoy a spot of trick or treating.

Fear not, If you haven’t got your Halloween outfit at the ready, here at Eldon Square, we have scoured Eldon Square brands and rounded up this handy spooktacular Halloween outfit ideas guide for you. We’re sure you’ll feel inspired and look fang-fastic with these top Halloween must-haves.

1.  H&M

Let your imagination run wild with H&M’s selection of kids’ Halloween outfits, including a Velour Bat Cape, Encanto Mirabel Dress and Pumpkin Outfit. Halloween costumes and accessories at H&M start from as little as £2.99 and come in various themes and sizes.


2. Damaged Society

We have fallen in love with this fantastic Waverly Bat Bag which costs £30.00. Team this bag with a show-stopping collared shirt for a simple and chic take on Halloween. `Discover Damaged Society‘s full range of Halloween-inspired pieces from £4.50.

3. Claire’s

Recreate this fun mother-and-daughter devil vs angel look using these super cute accessories from Claire’s. Grab yourself a Sequin Red Devil Horns Red Glitter Cape for only £14.00, or be your Wonderland Fairy in a pair of Claire’s Wonderland Fairy dress-up set for only £16.00.


4. Morphe

Create your best evil witch look with Morphe beauty products, including the spine-tingling Morphe x Jaclyn Hill palette from Morphe for £27.30 and the Make It Big Extravagant Faux Mink Lashes for £5.25. Finish the look with the Morphe Out & Pout Lip Trio.


5. Poundland

You are never too cute to spook, especially with super cute outfits from Poundland! Be sure to check out Pepandco’s spooky selection of kidswear costumes, including pumpkins and bats to bears and skeletons. But for those wanting to take on another form this Halloween, Poundland has masks available from £1.00.



6. Next Official

Cozy up after a fun-filled day of trick or treating with this boo-alicious mini me glow-in-the-dark PJ set from Next.

This must-have duo Pajama set starts from £13.00 for 9mths-12yrs.

Why not join us at the EldonScare’s big Trick or Treat event this Halloween half term with your very own spooktacular outfit?