Discovery Bay will celebrate the creepily happy Halloween as we approach October. Halloween-themed decorations will cast a spooky spell over both DB North Plaza and DB Plaza. Meanwhile, the first-of-its-kind art-jamming activity at DB North Plaza on all the four weekends of October 2012 will offer a unique and artistic experience for kids and bring a touch of class to the Halloween celebration. Check out the Halloween Carnival which will be fun for the whole family!
Eerie Decoration + Fluorescent Art-jamming at DB North Plaza
Starting from the first weekend of October 2012, DB North Plaza will be ablaze with decorations of Pumpkin King and Lighting Skeletons sending out spooky vibes. As the night falls, colourful skeleton spotlights will be splashed on DB North Plaza piazza to create a glowing ambience. What’s more, a 12-feet art jam wall will let children gleefully play with colours and draw images that represent their own innovative ideas, with special fluorescent pens. The environment will be relaxed and they shall have the company of their peers. So, head out to DB North Plaza with your kids on the following dates and enjoy the free activities:
6 & 7, 13 & 14, 20 & 21, 27 & 28 October 2012
31 October 2012
DB North Plaza Glow-in-the-Dark Spooky Party: 5pm-9pm on 31 October 2012
This year’s carnival will reach its climax with DB North Plaza Glow-in-the-Dark Spooky Party on 31 October 2012. The party will feature engaging game booths offering fluorescent face painting and spooktastic costumes for photo shooting, ghostly shooting games, as well as the very popular Spooky Bouncy Castle for kids. To enjoy these special privileges, simply make purchases at the designated merchants1 on Halloween and get game tickets. You can also receive some attractive gifts.
Spend HK$50 or more
Get a ticket to play at a game booth. Kids winning the game can receive candies as gifts!
Spend HK$150 or more
Get a luminous gift pack containing luminous props for party goers to dress up.
Spend HK$250 or more
Get a luminous gift pack and enjoy free fluorescent face painting and spooktastic costumes for photo shooting.
Awesome Performance by Bloody Vicky: 5pm – 9pm on 31 October 2012
This year, a stilt walker Bloody Vicky will arrive Discovery Bay with her friend Yuliya, a phantom accordionist, to meet new friends at DB North Plaza. Another highlight of this year’s party is the special lighting diabolo performance. You will be thrilled to watch the terrific performance and be spell-bound! Don’t miss these fabulous performances and take snapshots with the performers.
Other Spooktastic Entertainment@ DB Plaza: 6pm – 10pm on 31 October 2012
Just take the free Spooktastic Shuttle Bus (departs from DB North Plaza every 30 minutes) to DB Plaza, where you will find the Scenic Castle, a prominent castle decoration that greatly enhances the Halloween atmosphere. Remember to watch out for a 2.5 meters tall inflated Fat Stilt Killer Chef accompanied by his pal the Halloween Accordionist roaming at D’Deck. They will be more than happy to pose with you for festive photos!
In addition, there will be lots of spooky fun in store for you at the piazza of DB Plaza. Don’t miss the Halloween-themed booths2 offering balloon twisting, face painting and pumpkin cake-making. Also, look for the ghostly Halloween characters who will give away free candies to kids. Let your kids relish the wonderful Halloween memory and take pictures with them. Moreover, free instant photo shooting service will be provided at the Scenic Castle, a splendid backdrop for family pictures!
Enjoy Free Ferry Ride Offer3 by D’Deck
After the ghostly fun at both DB North Plaza and DB Plaza, you may savour the special Halloween menus at the restaurants at D’Deck with your family and friends! Don’t forget to enjoy a free ferry ride back to Central after a delicious meal at D’Deck. Simply present a receipt for HK$100 or more from any of the 13 designated restaurants4 and enjoy the ferry ride to Central free. (Please approach D’Deck Free Ferry Service Counter at DB Plaza, next to the brown Security Guard Post.)
With a multicultural community and residents coming from over 30 countries in the world, Discovery Bay is surely the best place to experience an authentic Halloween in Hong Kong. Come and see, and experience, for yourself!
DB North Plaza, spread over 186,000 sq. ft. at the Yi Pak Bay area, was opened in 2010. This new retail mall serves as the second social hub for Discovery Bay residents and visitors.
Offering two shopping arcades, two office buildings and an open piazza, DB North Plaza is adjacent to Auberge Discovery Bay Hong Kong, the deluxe resort hotel scheduled to open in end 2012. This new hub will not only serve Discovery Bay residents at large with convenient and free transportation connections, including the regular Shoppers Buses plying between DB North Plaza and DB Plaza (DB Pier), but also hotel guests and visitors from neighbouring districts.
About D’Deck, Discovery Bay
Situated next to Discovery Bay Pier, D’Deck offers a relaxed and spacious environment with a variety of 20 thematic restaurants along the promenade connecting the Tai Pak Beach. With spectacular 180° sea views and nightly Disneyland fireworks, D’Deck makes dining a stimulating experience. D’Deck offers delectable choices of international menu such as First Korean Restaurant (Korean), Kiraku Tei Japanese Restaurant (Japanese) and Koh Tomyums (Thai) for Asian cuisine; Solera (Spanish), Café Duvet (Tapas & Dessert), McSorley’s Ale House (Irish Pub /Indian) and Berliner (German) for European tastes, Caramba Mexican Cantina (Mexican) and Hemingway’s by the Bay (Caribbean) for south-middle American cuisine.
Other thematic restaurants include 22°North boasting a large selection of classic recipes catering for all budgets and tastes; Dymocks & Gallery Café merging the culture of bookstore and Café; last but not least is ZAKS, which serves international cuisine with alfresco seating area of 5,000 sq. ft. in resort style.
Easily accessible, D’Deck is just 25 minutes away from Central by ferry or 15-20 minutes away from Tung Chung or Sunny Bay MTR Stations by bus.
1Designated merchants of DB North Plaza include: Afflatus Hair Workshop, Fun To Read, Gillian Florist, Little Whale, Marc James Design, My Pet Shop, Prince & Princess, SPORTSWORLD, Mirch Masala, Jaspas, Paisano's, Uncle Russ Coffee and Wellcome Discovery Bay Store.
2Charges, if any, will be decided by individual booth operators.
3D’Deck Free Ferry Ride Offer is valid for dinner consumption at designated D’Deck restaurants from Monday to Friday, and lunch/dinner consumption on Saturday, Sunday and public holiday, on the same day of the transaction, and for the following schedules only: Mon-Fri: 7:30pm-12:00am; Sat/Sun/public holiday: 1:00pm-12:00am.
4The 13 designated D’Deck restaurants are: 22˚North, Berliner, Café Duvet, Caramba Mexican Cantina, Ebeneezer’s, First Korean Restaurant, Hemingway’s by the Bay, Kiraku Tei Japanese Restaurant, Koh Tomyums, McSorley’s Ale House, Solera, Sopranos and ZAKS.