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Tressie Kinney, playing Emma, cackles and screams, at the beginning of the Frightmare Manor haunted house Tuesday night at Oak Park Mall. The haunted house, put on in conjunction between Oak Park Mall and Enchantertainment, is just part of the Halloween fun at the mall. On Halloween night there will be trick-or-treating from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. with a costume contest at 6:45 p.m. and prizes to be announced after. Everybody participating will get a prize. -- Eric Johnson
Tressie Kinney, playing Emma, cackles and screams, at the beginning of the Frightmare Manor haunted house Tuesday night at Oak Park Mall. The haunted house, put on in conjunction between Oak Park Mall and Enchantertainment, is just part of the Halloween fun at the mall. On Halloween night there will be trick-or-treating from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. with a costume contest at 6:45 p.m. and prizes to be announced after. Everybody participating will get a prize. -- Eric Johnson

Frightful fun: Mall offering frightfully good time with haunted house

Published 11:27am Wednesday, October 30, 2013

The Oak Park Mall is creating some spooky fun for families this Halloween.

The mall will host a haunted house from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday night and Halloween. In addition, trick-or-treating will take place from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, with every storefront containing candy, according to mall manager Shan Kehret.

Ethan Larson jumps out at some visitors to the Frightmare Manor haunted house.
Ethan Larson jumps out at some visitors to the Frightmare Manor haunted house.

A Halloween costume contest will also take place at 6:45 p.m. Halloween night. The contest, open to those 16 or younger, will have prizes for every participant, as well as larger prizes for various categories, including movie passes to the CineMagic 7 Theatre inside the mall. There will be two winners for each category, including funniest costume, scariest costume, and others.

Aimee Whiteaker is startled coming out of a room with her daughter, 8-year-old Carrie Whiteaker.
Aimee Whiteaker is startled coming out of a room with her daughter, 8-year-old Carrie Whiteaker.

The two grand-prize winners will receive eight free movie passes, as well as snack combo certificates and MP3 players, among other prizes.


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