Halloween SpooktacularFree, Friendly and Fun Halloween themed event!

Valley View Mall and Gundersen Health System have partnered for the Mall’s annual Halloween Spooktacular, Sunday, October 25th, 11am – 4pm.  The community is invited to this event which features entertainment, vendors, a costume red carpet selfie station and Trick-or-Treating.  Each year Valley View Mall estimates 1000+ children and families.

“Gundersen Health System is happy to once again partner with Valley View Mall to sponsor Halloween Spooktacular. We’re always excited to support events that combine fun activities for kids along with education on healthy choices”, says Shawn Stevenson, Gundersen marketing manager.

The first 500 kids, ages 10 and under, to stop by the Valley View Mall table in Center Court will receive a free Reflective Shoe Tag and Sticker set and a Trick-or-Treat bag (one per child, while supplies last).  Attendees are encouraged to Guess the number of Dum-Dums Suckers at the Mall table for a chance to win the tub of suckers along with a $50 gift card package to the Food Court!

Trick or Treat starts at 3:00p (while supplies last) and in addition to the 45+ participating retailers, features 3 stations: Center Court, JCPenney Court, Sears Court PLUS 40+ retailers are also participating!  Participating retailers will be identified with a special sign and orange balloon in their storefront and a list of participating retailers will be available at the Mall’s table in Center Court.

Entertainment will be provided by the LaCrosse Area Music Teachers Association (LAMTA) in Macy’s Court from 1-4pm featuring 120+ students.  Additional entertainment will be featured near the Play Area in Center Court and includes:

12pm – ClogJam
 12:30pm – USA Cheer
 1pm – Applause Dance
 2pm – Warriors Performing Arts
 2:30pm – Misty’s Dance Unlimited

“This event provides family friendly activities, a traffic-free, climate controlled environment for trick-or-treating and also allows area businesses exhibitor space to promote their product to the thousands of people in the Mall.” said Cafe, Marketing Director for the Mall.  Additional event information and exhibitor registration is available online at www.myvalleyview.com.

Valley View Mall, anchored by Barnes & Noble, Herberger’s, jcpenney, Macy’s, and Sears, features more than 80 specialty retailers including Aeropostale, American Eagle Outfitters, Dick’s Sporting Goods, dressbarn, Express, Francesca’s, Hollister, rue21, ULTA, and Victoria’s Secret/PINK.