While many people are still in the midst of summer celebrations, Halloween fans are already counting down the days until spooky season is upon us, with Spirit Halloween preparing to open venues nationwide in hosting a grand opening event at their flagship store in Egg Harbor Canton, New Jersey. As if the store opening wasn’t exciting enough, the in-person event will also feature the world premiere of the trailer for the upcoming Spirit Halloween: The Movie, which will debut later this year. There will also be a number of family experiences to help kick off the spookiest time of the year. The grand opening of Spirit Halloween in Egg Harbor Township will take place on July 30.
“The official opening of Spirit Halloween stores is always special, but there’s additional buzz in the air this year with the announcement of our first-ever feature film,” said Steven Silverstein, CEO of Spirit Halloween, in a statement. communicated. “We’re thrilled to keep the momentum going and welcome super fans across the country to be among the first to shop the 2022 collection, and help us officially kick off the Halloween season earlier than ever.”
Per press release, “Spirit Halloween, the nation’s largest Halloween retailer, declares the official start of the Halloween season on Saturday, July 30 with a special opening event at its flagship location in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey This year’s event comes with a killer plot – the exclusive premiere of the highly anticipated trailer from Hideout Pictures Spirit Halloween: The Movie will debut live at the event with a special appearance from lead actors Donovan Colan, Dylan Martin Frankel and Jaiden J. Smith.
“The ultimate authority on all things Halloween invites Super Fans to join the celebration at Spirit Halloween’s Harbor Square Plaza location in Egg Harbor Township (6725 Black Horse Pike), where the first 200 guests will score a frighteningly good loot bag before the store officially opens.”
Schedule for Saturday July 30:
- 9 a.m. – Pre-opening activities, including tarot card readers, food and drink vendors, games and family activities.
- 9:15 am – First official trailer of Spirit Halloween: The Movie will begin to debut every 15 minutes.
- 10:55 a.m. – A ribbon cutting to kick off the Halloween season.
- 11:00 a.m. – Doors open; the animatronics activate and the Spirit Halloween season officially begins.
“From the moment the store opens, Halloween enthusiasts will get their first taste of this season’s exclusive in-store interactive experience featuring Spirit Halloween’s assortment of state-of-the-art animatronics. Guests will also be the first to browse the aisles and discover this year’s costume collection must-haves, home decor, outdoor decor, and more, with new products and surprises around every corner.
“Admission is free and open to the public. For all the latest Halloween news, follow @SpiritHalloween on social media. Visit SpiritHalloween.com, where die-hard Halloween fans can shop anytime, anywhere, any days of the year.”
Stay tuned for more details on future Spirit Halloween updates.
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