Spooky happenings in store this Halloween!

It’s a jam-packed month of tricks, treats and eerie experiences at the Trafford Centre this October.

From the launch of SPOOKFEST to Gandeys Halloween Spooktacular big top show for all the family, as well as creepy cocktails, Halloween makeovers and exclusive treats at a number of stores and restaurants – there’s plenty to keep the whole family entertained and get into the Halloween spirit!

Halloween show dances: Friday 29 October

Watch out for a number of spine-chilling show dances taking place across the centre on Halloween weekend.

Here's what's happening in stores, restaurants and leisure. Watch this page for more announcements!



Beauty events

Charlotte Tilbury Wednesday 27 October

Eyes to Mesmerise, Makeup to Hypnotise. Senior Lead Artist Grace Sloan will recreate our signature Smokey Eye using our star beauty secret that 'EVERYONE' needs this season - Instant Eye Palette in Smokey Eyes are Forever.

With over 10 years experience showcasing her artistry at events such as the Victoria Secret Fashion Show, London and Milan Fashion weeks and with numerous Red Carpet Clients Grace will showcase how to create superstar-lit eyes this Halloween.

Ticket price: £35pp – this is fully redeemable against Charlotte Tilbury product on the night of the event.

Halloween Glam Hosted by M.A.C Thursday 28 October 1pm & 6pm

This Halloween M.A.C have you covered with trending looks, expert advise and high-impact products. Join the experts at M.A.C for a hair-raisingly spectacular masterclass as they demonstrate a step by step guide for ultimate smoky Halloween glam, remember to take notes so you can recreate the models look at home!

The team will also share their secrets on how to get the most out of your products by using them multiple ways so you can make this Halloween glam one to remember. You will also receive a complimentary drink on arrival and a M.A.C goodie bag full of samples a full sized lipstick and a make-up bag to put them in!

Ticket price: £35pp - this is fully redeemable against M.A.C product on the night of the event.

A Pretty Different Halloween hosted by Urban Decay Friday 29 October 1pm & 6pm

Join Urban Decay's Omni Artist this Halloween as she shares her Spooktacular secrets for achieving ultimate evening glam with a twist that will last all night long. Remember to take notes so you can recreate the models look at home!

You will also receive a complimentary drink on arrival and a Urban Decay goodie bag full of samples!

Ticket price: £15pp - this is fully redeemable against Urban Decay product on the night of the event.

Kids activities

Halloween activity* Friday 29 - Sunday 31 October

  1. Temporary Tattoos, children will be able to pick between 5 designs
  2. Create their own Halloween mask
  3. Design their own Halloween badges
  4. No booking required. *Subject to availability

Design your own Trick or Treat bag for Halloween Friday 29 October 12 noon - 4pm

On the lead up to Halloween children can design their very own Trick or Treat bag! The reusable tote bag is perfect to store all of their Spooktacular treats and it's a great addition to any Halloween costume that can be used year after year.

Tickets £5 

Create your own Spooktacular Halloween Lantern Saturday 30 October 12 noon - 4pm

Children can design their lantern to put around the house ready for Halloween.

Tickets £5 

    John Lewis & Partners

    Origins Active Charcoal Mask
    Saturday 30 October 1pm - 9pm

    Get an Active Charcoal Mask when you book a 10 Minute Moment. This mask acts like a magnet to draw out deep-dwelling pore-cloggers, white china clay absorbs environmental toxins, lecithin dissolves impurities.

    Bobbi Brown Spooky Makeup Saturday 30 - Sunday 31 October 12pm-8pm

    Have your spooky Eyes, Lips or Makeover in readiness for your spooky night.


    Vans x House of Terror collaboration
    with apparel, accessories and shoes featuring classic horror movies such as The Shining, IT, Lost Boys and Friday the 13th.


    Don’t miss your chance to shop Nespresso’s autumn sale! Receive free gifts worth £130 with every purchase of a reduced Vertuo machine.

    Plus, Limited edition Pumpkin Spice Cake capsule is back! Add a dash of milk to bring out the sweet spice notes of cinnamon and cardamom with a hint of sweet pumpkin flavour.

    Get it now whilst stocks last!


    Saturday 16th, 23rd and 30th October

    Beanboozled Trick or Treat: 1pm-2pm, 3pm to 4pm and Spooky Skittles: 2-3pm


    Visit Game for a Resident Evil Kitchen VR demo! After the demo for just £1 you can have a 10 minute turn – no pre-booking required. 18 years+ only.


    Tru Street

    Halloween Menu including...

    The Big Katz
    18 hrs smoked brisket, pastrami slices pickle & mustard layered on a charcoal multi seeded bagel .

    No 13
    No grudges hot held smoked beef wok'd with fresh mussels, for a complicated Japanese take on the dark side.

    Smoked Devil wings.
    3 origin spices encapsulate memory of burning embers under black cauldrons and dark nights of Halloween.

    And the final spell...

    Ice bomb potion
    The witches harvest our Black Berries in homemade ice cream before being deep fried.

      Coast to Coast

      Spooky playlists in a haunted atmosphere with ghosts and ghouls to serve you!

    Frankie & Benny's

    Halloween drinks specials, face painting and spooky playlists in a haunted atmosphere with ghosts and ghouls to serve you!

    A face painter will be in the restaurant Thursday 28th October 12pm- 4pm and Sunday 31st October 11am – 2pm


      Spooky playlists in a haunted atmosphere with ghosts and ghouls to serve you!

      TGI Fridays

      If you like Pumpkin Coladas…
      Get yourself down to TGI Fridays to try their wickedly good Halloween cocktails! Exclusively available now, at all Fridays restaurants.


    Paradise Island Adventure Golf

    Enjoy one FREE small slushee
    when you present your wristband at the paybooth AND purchase a round of golf at Paradise Island Adventure Golf - Manchester

    T&Cs:Offer valid from 11th - 31st Oct 2021. Offer valid for the bearer of the wristband only. The offer is non-transferrable and no cash alternative. The offer is subject to limited availability. Full PIAG terms and conditions may apply, see online for full details.

    Pumpkin Hunt 25 - 31 October

    Hunt for 8 different coloured pumpkins scattered around each course. Free to enter when you play a round of golf and correct entries will be entered into a prize draw for the chance to win a 1 month free pass for four people. 

    Trafford Treetop Adventures

    Halloween Spooktacular
    Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 October

    If taking on our treetops in daylight is not for you, or you have already conquered the trees by day and want to challenge yourself at night then our Halloween Spooktacular is for you! 

    For only 2 nights you have the chance to take on the challenges and obstacles with the added horror of a ghoul or two!

    Booking advised!

    Book here

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