Halloween Spooktacular

With the witching hour almost upon us, as we prepare to host Antrim’s biggest Halloween party for another year.  Join us from 6pm to 8pm on Thursday 24 October.

There will be no tricks, only treats for shoppers as the popular shopping destination is transformed into a spooky spectacle from Thursday 24 – Sunday 27 October, offering an abundance of spell-binding activities and entertainment to keep your little ghouls and goblins amused.

Kicking off the four-day celebrations, is the unmissable Spooktacular Halloween party on Thursday 24 October, which promises endless frights and frills including:

A spell-binding fireworks display lighting up the sky, hosted in partnership with Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council

A fang-tastic funfair

Wickedly wonderful performances from creepy characters and street performers including the illuminated SPARK theatre show, Mr Hullabaloo, LED dragons and many more

Seasonal arts and crafts; Indian divia candle making, mini lantern making and Halloween polish paper cutting


The fangtastic fun continues over the weekend with a spine-chilling choice of mall entertainment to keep the boredom at bay. With our funfair on from 4pm to 9pm daily.

And bring your little monsters along to enjoy the daily free activities (Book tickets to avoid disappointment)

Friday 25th October:

Saturday 26th October:

Sunday 27th October:

Spaces for the workshops are limited. Click Here to book your space today.

Please note, arts and craft making workshops running from Friday 25 – Sunday 27 October will be located in Unit 18, opposite Bonmarché.

The funfair will be situated in the carpark outside the former LIDL premises, with rides on site until Sunday 27 October.

* Please note that the fireworks will be subject to weather conditions. 

There is limited car parking onsite, to include accessible parking, and will be available on a first come first served basis.  Additional car parking is available at Antrim Civic Centre, Dunsilly Park & Ride and Antrim Town Centre with a free shuttle bus servicing these sites from 5.30pm.  The last bus will depart The Junction at 9pm.

Please avoid parking in residential areas. Access to the event is via Ballymena Road Entrance only.