Press Release

04/10/2017
Join Grand Plaza’s Hip Hop Skelet and Zombies in an Eccentric Halloween Carnival in Mongkok
(Hong Kong, October 4, 2017) This Halloween, Hang Lung Properties’ shopping malls are presenting an eccentric “Ghouls-night-out” campaign with a series of quirky festive activities. Dance virtuoso “Hip Hop Skelet” descends on Grand Plaza, Hollywood Plaza and Gala Place to engage customers in a little high-spirited Halloween fun, while renowned local zombie makeover group “Zombies Paradise” is organizing Ghoul Experience Workshops to give participants macabre makeovers to match merrily menacing mood of Mongkok’s monstrously thrilling Halloween carnival.
 
From now until October 31, “Hip Hop Skelet”, the impressive dance virtuoso from the dark realm, invades the gothic forest at the photo zone of Grand Plaza to transform customers into virtual Halloween Ghouls and dance with the fiend on a huge electronic screen. Those who share their ghoul images on their personal Facebook or Instagram accounts will each receive a free gift!
 
Meanwhile from October 5 to 31, Gala Place joins forces with stylish local café “LOF10” to launch the “LOF10 Halloween Pop-Up@Gala Place” in Mongkok, offering snacks, specialty drinks and local craft beers for foodies to feast on, including satay angus beef burger, the “Demae Itcho” hotdog, thick toast with chocolate marshmallows, and a Halloween strawberry drink among others, while “LOF10 x Gala Place Halloween Edition Festbier Craft Ale” will be available for purchase on site. During the campaign period, customers spending a designated amount at Grand Plaza, Hollywood Plaza or Gala Place can redeem a “LOF10 x Gala Place Halloween Edition Festbier Craft Ale” and a “Hip Hot Skelet” ceramic mug.
 
The dark power of eerie spirits is taken to the next level with a collaboration among the three malls with “Zombie Paradise”, in which customers spending HK$300 or more at the malls can join a Ghoul Experience Workshop to master the five steps to Ghoul transformation, including zombie special effects makeup, costume design, distressed clothing effects, prop creation, and choreography, under the professional guidance of zombie makeover veterans “Zombies Paradise”. Then, on the night of October 28 (Saturday), “Hip Hop Skelet” will host a thrilling dance carnival with ghouls and zombies in the hustle and bustle of Mongkok. Customers with any spending at the three malls are entitled to a free Halloween makeup session to transform them into ghouls for the festive celebration.
 
Meanwhile, at Gala Place, an “Eyeball Feast” is coming to a boil with more than 500 mysterious gifts and shopping offers. Customers who follow Grand Plaza on Facebook, Instagram or WeChat can stand the chance of winning these fabulous prizes. For more program details, please refer to the appendix.
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    This Halloween, one of the three leading Ghouls “Hip Hop Skelet” descends on Grand Plaza, Hollywood Plaza, and Gala Place. Customers can have their images taken at the photo zone to be transformed into ghouls on the huge electronic screen and dance to the spooky rhythm of the virtual party.
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    Gala Place and “LOF10” present a Halloween pop-up store to offer snacks, specialty drinks and local craft beers for foodies to feast on.
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    Customers spending a designated amount in an electronic transaction at Grand Plaza, Hollywood Plaza or Gala Place can join the Ghoul Experience Workshop to master the five steps to ghoul transformation under the professional guidance of local zombie makeover group “Zombies Paradise”.
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    On October 28, “Hip Hop Skelet” will host a thrilling dance carnival with ghouls and zombies at Gala Place, which will spill out on to the bustling streets of Mongkok.
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    Customers spending a designated amount in an electronic transaction at Grand Plaza, Hollywood Plaza or Gala Place can redeem a “LOF10 x Gala Place Halloween Edition Festbier Craft Ale” and a “Hip Hop Skelet” ceramic mug.