YONKERS, N.Y. -- A Halloween Spooktacular will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday at Cross County Shopping Center, 8000 Mall Walk on The Green at the center of the mall in Yonkers. Visitors can park for free.
Planned is a magic show, costume contest, trick-or-treating parade and a lot more such as live music and strolling characters.
During the event, visitors are invited to take a picture with Binx the Cat, a 20-foot tall inflatable black cat, and share their photo on Cross County Shopping Center’s social media pages: Twitter: @ShopCrossCounty , Instagram and Facebook : using the hashtag #CCSCBinx.
- There will be a magic show with comedy, magic and audience participation from 5 to 5:30 p.m.
- A costume contest from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Children will be grouped by age (0-3 years old, 4-6 years old, 7-9 years old, 10 years and older). They will then go on stage together and judges will select their top three favorites based on the funniest, scariest and most original costume. The winners will receive a fun prize. Please note: guests over the age of 13 are not permitted to wear facemasks.
- Trick or Treating and Parade from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Families can participate in a trick or treating parade where they will stop at different stations throughout the shopping center to collect treats and a few tricks.
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