Top 5 Places to Go for a Month of Spooks and a Most Fantastic October Hotel Promo

Feel like shaking off the doldrums this October? With hotel promos and parties aplenty this month, you can plan a fun and spine-tingling weekend vacation with family or friends without breaking the bank.

If you or your kids like dressing up in costumes and attending parties, this month is the perfect time to get out and join one. Don’t know where to go? Then read on to find out the hip and happening places to be at and the best hotel deals this Halloween.

halloween-hotel-deals-activity-bucket-costumes1. Petrified: Halloween Trick or Treat Celebration

If you love Harry Potter or anything to do with magic, then head to Eastwood Mall Open Park on October 28, 2018. Don on your most magical costume and get a chance to win some marvellous prizes.

While there, encourage the kids to participate in the trick or treating, magic show, Wizarding World photo opportunity, and costume contest. Dress your pets, too, and enter them in the costume contest and the Pet Quidditch event. The scarefest starts at 10am.

To join, you only need a PHP 500 single-receipt purchase from any Eastwood City store partners from October 26-28. If bringing your pets, a similar single-receipt purchase is needed and a valid Pet Pass, which you can acquire for free from the Eastwood Mall Concierge.

2. Animate Your Life Halloween with Cartoon Network

Meet your favorite Cartoon Network characters as the Animate Your Life Halloween tours the different Ayala Malls in the country.

The weird and frightening activities start on October  6 and 7 with the Cignal Spooktacular Quest, followed by the All Treats No tricks/Meet and Greet on October 27 at 2-9pm. The culminating activity is on October 31-November 2, 2018 featuring the Spooktacular Obstacles.

For more details and exact schedules visit Cartoon Network Asia’s Facebook page.


3. Halloween Horror House Haunted Mansion

Now, if you’re one who finds pleasure in heart-attack inducing activities, then One Esplanade’s Haunted Mansion might just be the spot for you.

For a limited time, the Halloween Horror House will be open to scare junkies from October 30 to November 2, 2018 only. The macabre house starts welcoming unsuspecting guests at 4pm. If you don’t want to be trapped within its scary halls, get out by 1am.

Ticket prices start at PHP 500 and you can buy yours at all TicketWorld outlets.

4. RUN 4 Ur Life’s Shake, Rattle, and Run

If you’re a health nut then RUN 4 Ur Life’s Shake, Rattle, and Run is the Halloween event for you. Happening at the CCP Complex in Pasay City on October 27, the horror fun run consists of 4 categories for both kids and adults: 1K, 3K, 5K, and 10K.

Scream your way to the finish line while being chased by zombies, monsters, and all manner of ghoulish characters.

You’ll get a singlet, finisher’s medal, mask, loot bags, and more at the end of your nightmarish race. To join the fun, register online at and Entry fees start at PHP 500 and assembly time is at 5am.


5. Howl-o’ween Treat

Now all those activities are bound to get you all tired and sweaty that you’d just want to lie down and not worry about clean-ups or traveling back home. This month, Fernandina 88 Suites treats you to a hotel Halloween deal you can’t ignore.

Spend a spooktacular night with the hotel in Quezon City until October 31 and they’ll chop 35% off on your room rates and throw in a free buffet breakfast for 2. You’ll never find a more affordable rate for accommodations, and right smack in the middle of Metro Manila.

You’ll also have access to the swimming pool so you can relax and wash the last of the doldrums away. Visit to know what else the hotel offers.

Don’t miss any of this spectacular October events and hotel promos.