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Spooks, Thrills & Chills - Halloween in Twickenham

Author: Leonna / Date: Sun, 21/10/2018 - 00:40 /

 

Are you looking for some 'Spooktacular' inspiration for Halloween this year?

Try Twickenham for all of your tricks and treats from pumpkins to decorations, costumes, sweets, activities, events and parties.

Pumpkins & Pumpkin Carving

You can pick up your own pumpkins for carving at many of our local shops: The Bloomery, Percy Chapman & Sons Ltd, P Coopers & Sons, M&S and Waitrose.

If you are looking for some fun whilst carving your pumpkins, then pop into Arthur’s Pizza on The Green from Friday Oct 26th through Wednesday Oct 31st and enter their pumpkin carving competition or into the People Hive on Wednesday Oct 31st from 2pm-4pm.

Halloween Decorations & Costumes

You can find all you need from decorations to costumes at many of our local shops here in Twickenham. All About Flowers and The Bloomery are full of autumnal blooms. For your decorations, costumes, party favours and much much more try Fiesta Party Store and Memories on Heath Road. For a truly unique “face” try Star Print Stationers who will be featuring SNAZAROO facepaints or colour your own face masks.

Trick or Treating Treats

Need to satisfy that sweet tooth or make sure you are prepared for all the Ghouls and Goblins then look no further than Sweet Memories on Church Street, M&S, Poundland, Waitrose and WHSmith.

Halloween Events

Don’t let the hounds feel left out this year. Come along to the Doggy Brunch from 11am-1pm on Sunday October 28th at the M Bar and Grill on Brewery Lane. Join the team at Salt Flakes for a Magic Show from 6pm til late.

How about some grown-up entertainment on Halloween evening? Many local venues are hosting Halloween parties. Some include The Albany for their 5th annual Halloween Party Saturday 27th Oct and Day of the Dead parties at The Bear and at the Eel Pie.

For a family fun filled afternoon this Halloween, Church Street will be pedestrianized from 5pm to 8pm. There will be stalls, face painting, street-food, live music, the scariest Punch and Judy, fair rides and games, stilt walkers, Trick and Treat, carved pumpkins, a treasure hunt, fancy dress competition, potion making, Day of the Dead at the Eel Pie, mulled cider, apple bobbing & much more! Pick up your treasure hunt forms from Crusader Travel 57-58 Church Street from 5pm onwards. The event is organised by the Church Street Association and Twickenham Town Business Association. For information on this event visit our events page by clicking here.

The Try Twickenham BID events webpage has all full information. Subscribe to our monthly newsletter to get info on all this and more.