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Thumbs Up It's Thursday

Kingstonfirst is offering a range of FREE Halloween activities for children aged 2 to 11 years in the town centre.

Thursday 30th October 2014

thanks to its ‘Thumbs Up It’s Thursday’ programme!

Come and join in the fun!


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Eden Walk

Eden Walk Shopping Centre

Spooky Halloween Workshop

Face Fainting

Decorating Doughnut Workshop

Pumpkin Trail

Find six pumpkins in shop windows at Eden Walk Shopping Centre, write down the names and get a FREE Original Glazed Doughnut from Krispy Kreme!

Bentall Centre

The Bentall Centre

Spellbinding Activities

Ground floor, opposite Clarence Street entrance. 11am – 5pm 

Celebrate Halloween in style this half term at the Bentall Centre with a programme full of fun and spellbinding activities for your little monsters.



Sylvanian Family Meet & Greet

Meet and have your photo taken with Freya Chocolate at 11am, 12.30pm, 2pm, 3.30pm or 4.30pm.

Airfix Model Making and Painting

Drop in between 11am – 4pm.

john lewis

John Lewis

Create monsters, spiders and all creepy things!

2pm – 4pm, in the Haberdashery department. For over 7’s.

Storytelling on the 3rd floor

1pm, 2pm, 3pm. Each session 20 minutes.

Rose Theatre

The Rose Theatre

Champions of Magic 7.30pm

Buy two tickets for Champions of Magic and get two free.


For more information visit rosetheatrekingston.org


The Rotunda

Deadly Arts and Crafts Workshop

Join us this Halloween to celebrate the Mexican Day of the Dead with our Arts and Crafts workshop.

JellyBugs Café

10am-12 noon


Halloween crafts - Spiders, ghosts, masks etc.

Eye spy Halloween Creatures - Large creatures all around Jellybugs and a checklist to tick off. When you’ve found all the creatures, hand your form in at the counter for a small treat.

Pin the tail on the cat

Guess the cup with the candy

children's library

Kingston Children's Library

Creaky Castle Stories & Craft

10.15 – 11.15am

For ages 3+

Tickets £1.50, available a week in advance. Sign up in at the Library.

Kingston Museum

Kingston Museum

Haunted Kingston

Come along on Thursday October 30th to hear all about Kingston’s ghostly past from someone who was there and make something frightening to scare your friends and family with. Enter our Fancy Dress competition at 4pm and you might even go home with a spooktastical prize!

1.30pm – 4.30pm. All ages welcome.

Boat trip

Turk Launches

Free boat trips for children 

On Thumbs Up It’s Thursday valid for 10.30am or 12pm departure from Kingston to Hampton Court – ROUND TRIP only. Adult tickets are payable @ £7.50. Free for children up to 11 years.

Face painting

McDonald's Eden Street

FREE Face painting in store.

11am - 4pm

Cass art

Cass Art

Arty Halloween Fun

This half term, drop in and join our fun, creative activities designed to inspire and ignite children’s imaginations. Bring the little devils to our Halloween-inspired ones, or keep them occupied with other arts-based workshops.