Blackburn Market Host Spooktacular Event

Published Friday 21 October 2016 at 15:12

A SERIES of spooky movies will be showing at a free event organised by Blackburn Market later this month to kick start the Halloween weekend.

Blackburn Market are inviting the community to the Halloween themed event, which will see the hit movies Casper and Monsters Inc. broadcast inside the venue on Saturday 29th October.

The first film runs between 11.30am and 1pm with the second film showing from 1.30pm until 3pm.

Event Organiser, John Mayoh, said:

Halloween is on the horizon and to kick start the weekend we have organised a free family-fun event. It’s also a great chance to explore the market and stock up on some last minute goodies for the occasion.”

Additional attractions on the day include face painting and a visit from a group of ‘spooky friends.’

Blackburn Market trader and owner of Girlie Bits, Mandy Phillips, said:

We are already gearing up for Halloween with plenty of stock for adults and children including witch and wizard hats, face paints, cloaks and masks. From haunting to humorous, we have an amazing range of costumes and accessories that are sure to give you a fright. Stand out this Halloween and let your imagination run wild with our range of dress-up outfits.”

Admission is free but seating for the event is limited.

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