Happy Halloween In Scary Saigon 🕷 | Saigon Happenings
It’s October and Halloween is coming to Saigon. Yes all, it’s time to get in that Halloween mood! Let’s find your kids the scariest ghost costume, coolest superhero outfit or most frightening witch gadget. We’ve listed some of the best places to get your children the spookiest Halloween costumes. And added the best family Halloween activities to go to.
Where to buy Halloween costumes for your kids
It feels like Saigon changes into a big pumpkin in October, because there is Halloween merchandise everywhere.
We found some great online stores for you below, but the little shops inside An Phu Supermarket in Thao Dien have a good selection of Halloween outfits and gadgets as well. And don’t forget about the small store opposite the BIS primary (near the Australian Butcher). So if you want to make it easy for yourself, pick up some outfits and matching gadgets while doing your daily grocery shopping.
For a full range of party gadgets and spooky costumes, check out the Partyshop on 2 Thao Dien or visit their website. Also a handy address for other celebrations.
H&M (in various districts) has a surprisingly large collection of Halloween gear for children. Complete your mini-monster’s scream-worthy look at the kids department of H&M in Vincom.
Kepi is well known for its original toys and gadgets. With Halloween, it’s no different. You can find many spine-chilling costumes and original Halloween gadgets here!
Uncle Bills in district 2 never disappoints when it comes to finding that one thing you are looking for. Halloween gadgets and costumes take over the store in October, so try your luck there too.
For the smallies; our favorite kiddies store Albetta sells fantastic Halloween outfits for 5 year olds and below. Cute and scary all in one.
Online stores for the best Halloween costumes
We found great Halloween costumes on these websites: Happy Home and Lazada Vietnam. And have you checked the great online store CostumesVietnam yet? They have tailor made scary outfits as well as creepy costumes that are ready to go! Jenny Party is also a nice and spooky website to satisfy your Halloween cravings.
Another great tip is to go to Saigon’s bookstores- they go big during Halloween. Try Nguyen Van Binh Street in D1 near Notre Dame Church (the street with various bookstores), Phuong Nam bookstore in Vincom Center, Takashimaya, Vivo City in D7 and Fahasa Bookstore.
Where to go with your kids for Halloween 🕷
Crescent Mall is taking the whole month to celebrate Halloween! They’re inviting everyone to their Halloween Battle, which is planned for every weekend this October, from 6-9pm. Sweet Halloween selfies, mask decorating, face painting, the works. (District 7)
Let the kids blow off some Halloween steam at Jump Arena, where there is a Halloween Party on October 26. All centers are participating. Best costume competition, games, treats, jumping – this sounds like every kids dream!
Halloween Food for your scary night at home
To add more scare to your Halloween party, order some Halloween cookies from Sweet and Sour and nibble away in a pumpkinly spirit. But also check these other shops like the Big C. Halloween is everywhere this month.
Enjoy Halloween! Bugs & Hisses from the Grapevyne Team!