Sunderland BID in collaboration with ShopAppy.com is encouraging local residents to (re)discover the magic and spellbinding experiences they can have close by for October half term leading to Halloween. The city will be alive with fun and fear throughout the week-long event. This Halloween Sunderland BID has transformed the city centre into a spooktacular place to be, filled with Mackem Monsters with another spellbinding interactive Monster hunt on the Sunderland Experience App from October 22nd - 31st.
Look out for the magical ShopAppy code that will unlock discounts in all your favourite local shops across the city! The discounts you unlock will be available on the www.Shopappy.com/Sunderland throughout the week. So, don’t miss out, come and take part in the Mackem Monster Hunt to excite you for Hallows Eve and see the GIANT monsters.
Amy Nunn- Marketing, Events and Administration Assistant at Sunderland BID "We are excited to be celebrating the magic that is on our doorstep this Halloween and wish everyone luck in discovering the treats and monsters that await them.”
Also back this year is Sunderland’s popular Halloween Community Parade! Dress up and join us for our thrilling parade around the city centre on 29 October.
Share a picture of your spooky outfits with us on social media by tagging @shopappyuk @sunderland_experience using hashtags #Sunderland #ShopAppyHalloween on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook!
Founder of ShopAppy.com Dr Jackie Mulligan, who is using the ShopAppy platform to encourage local shopping through the festivities says “ShopAppy is all about encouraging footfall and local spend. After an arduous year in 2020 and early 2021, we hope these events and magical discounts will encourage locals to make the most of what they have nearby and enjoy some quality time with friends and family. We want to live in magical towns, not ghost towns, so this Halloween shop local.”
View the spellbinding interactive Monster hunt on the Sunderland Experience App from October 22nd - 31st