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Mall of America scares guests at Nickelodeon Boo-niverse

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Halloween festivities have started at the Mall of America, with the Nickelodeon Universe theme park transforming into Nickelodeon Boo-niverse. The spooky events will run throughout October.

Mall of America (MoA) is putting on a nightly light show called ‘Fright Lights Halloween Spectacular’, which features strobe lights, fog effects and dancers.

Also taking place at Nickelodeon Universe throughout October is a special Double Dare Challenge: Double Scare Edition.

Guests will answer trivia, tackle physical challenges, and navigate the Spooktacular Double Dare obstacle course.

Meanwhile, the Log Chute at Nickelodeon is being transformed into a Haunted Fog Chute for Halloween, complete with cobwebs, bats and ghouls.

Other events include Slime Making with Mad Science, an Amateur Pumpkin Carving Contest with a cash prize, and Professional Pumpkin Carvers – all at Nickelodeon Universe and Rotunda.

There will also be a Treat Trail at Nickelodeon Universe, as well as trick-or-treating around the Mall of America on October 31.

Halloween events include pumpkin carving contests

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Check out the full list of events and dates below:

  • Fright Lights Halloween Spectacular – Nightly through October 31, Friday and Saturdays at 8pm and 9.30pm, Sundays at 7.30pm, Monday to Thursday at 9.30pm at South Entrance of Nickelodeon Universe.
  • Double Dare Challenge: Double Scare Edition – October 11 to 27, Fridays and Saturdays at 4pm and 7pm, Sundays at 1pm and 4pm at West Market Square.
  • Haunted Fog Chute – Friday and Saturday nights until October 31 at the east side of Nickelodeon Universe.
  • Slime Making with Mad Science – October 12 and 13, 2pm – 4pm at Blue Spot in Nickelodeon Universe.
  • Amateur Pumpkin Carving Contest – October 19, 1pm – 3pm at Rotunda.
  • Professional Pumpkin Carvers – October 26 and 27, 11am – 6pm at Blue Spot in Nickelodeon Universe.
  • Treat Trail – October 25 and 26, 6pm – 8pm at Blue Spot in Nickelodeon Universe.
  • Trick-or-Treating around Mall of America – October 31, 5pm – 8pm.

Trick-or-treating, slime making and haunted rides

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Meanwhile, the South Loop Waterpark at the Mall of America is moving forward. The attraction would be one of the largest indoor water parks in North America, costing $250 million.

Images: Mall of America

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A journalist specialising in entertainment and attractions, Bea loves theme parks (mainly Disney) and is particularly interested in things of a gothic, horror or fantasy nature.

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