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Moorestown Mall Thriller Night
October 18 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Moorestown Mall’s Annual Thriller Night
Property Wide Event
Friday, October 18, 5pm – 9pm (varied activities)
Join us for another year of chills, fun and thrills! Families will enjoy the following activities:
The event is FREE! No ticket required; however, a donation of non-perishable food is requested for trunk or treat participation.
Thriller Night Event Activities:
- Trunk or Treat* Mall Interior with local businesses 5pm to 8pm at designated treat stations (treats are while supplies last)(stores and restaurants DO NOT provide trick or treating)
- Trunk or Treat* Mall exterior (outside near Firebirds Restaurant) with local businesses 5pm to 7pm (treats are while supplies last)
- Meet and Greet with Jack Skellington, Santa and Sally at “The Nightmare before Christmas Set” 5pm to 7pm. (Donation of non-perishable food item to benefit Oaks Integrated Care Food Pantry is requested for Meet & Greet)
- Outdoor Movie on 20ft Screen!
- 5pm Featuring: “Hocus Pocus”
- 7pm Featuring: “The Nightmare Before Christmas”
- Live Reenactment of “Thriller” 8:15pm in sync with “Thriller” Video on 20ft screen performed by Bowman School of Dance
- Second Live Reenactment with crowd participation 8:30pm
- Restaurant Sampling Tables in the outdoor event area
- DJ Monster Mash in HomeSense Court 5pm – 8:30pm
*ALL guests of “Trunk or Treat” are “requested” to donate non-perishable food to benefit the local food bank.
Donations will be accepted at the entrance of the exterior trunk or treat area from 5-7pm and in Lord & Taylor Court at the Jack Skellington Set.
Please note, this is NOT a Mall retailer, restaurant or services trick or treat event. Local businesses will be stationed through the mall for “Trunk or Treat”.
ALL giveaways are while supplies last. One per child attending the event.
We are Thrilled these community friends are also joining the chills:
- Coco Key Water Resort
- Diggerland USA
- Kimmel Center
- Burlington County Education Association
- Anthony Perez Weichert Realtor
- Moorestown Business Association
- Girl Scouts of America
- Moorestown Police Dept.
- Moorestown Fire Dept.
Kids 12 and under are encouraged to wear costumes (no full face or head masks). Trick or Treat Bags will be provided from Oaks Integrated Care food donation collection tables located at Lord & Taylor Court and the Entrance to Exterior Trunk or Treat.
*NOTE: Trunk or Treat Interior: Treats will be distributed from “Treat Stations” through the mall from event participating businesses.
This is a rain or “moon” event. Most activities will move inside the mall in the instance of rain. The “Live Reenactment” will be held inside the mall.
For more information about this event, please visit the link listed here or the event organizer listed in the organizer area of this event listing.