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Hamleys Kids Go Free!

  • Date: Friday 10th October–Sunday 2nd November 2014
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That's right, Hamleys Manchester are bringing back Kids Go Free just in time for October half term! Manchester loved Hamleys summer Kids Go Free offer so much that it’s been brought back with a bang! All new attractions have been added to the line up for October including – ChillFactore, Airkix and Paradise Island Adventure Golf, we have also kept your favourites Legoland Discovery Centre and Sealife Manchester!

Gain FREE kids admission to all 5 of these top attractions! Ask an entertainer in store for your Kids Go Free voucher this October and exchange at the till point for your voucher bundle!*

*Additional Information: No minimum purchase, one voucher bundle per customer per transaction, each bundle contains one voucher from each attraction, each attraction hold their own redemption T&C’s.

Meet The Penguins Of Madagascar!

  • Date: Friday 31st October
  • Time: 12.00pm-4.00pm
  • Where: Shop Floor

To celebrate the release of Dreamworks latest animation Penguins Of Madagascar, Skipper, Rico Kowalski and Private are all coming to meet their fans at Hamleys Manchester!

To celebrate the release of Dreamworks latest animation Penguins Of Madagascar, Skipper, Rico Kowalski and Private are all coming to meet their fans at Hamleys Manchester!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

FREE Hamleys Halloween Party!

  • Date: Friday 31st October 2014
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Hamleys Manchester brings you the spookiest party of the year! Join us this Halloween as the fun, magic and theatre begins! Check out the Hamleys Manchester Facebook page for details on how you can get your FREE ticket!

*Additional information: There are limited spaces at this event and will run guestlist only, details will be announced on the Hamleys Manchester Facebook page on how you can win. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Ben 10 Omniverse at Hamleys!

  • Date: Saturday 1st November–Sunday 2nd November
  • Time: 12.00pm-4.00pm
  • Where: Shop Floor

Attention all Ben 10 fans! This October half term join us at Hamleys for an exclusive Ben 10 Omniverse event!

  • Saturday 1st November, 12.00pm - 4.00pm – Meet Shocksquatch!
  • Sunday 2nd November, 12.00pm - 4.00pm – Meet Feedback!

Anyone that spends £10 on Ben 10 toys will receive a BEN 10 Omniverse DVD and spend over £20 and you will receive an exclusive Ben 10 Jacket completely FREE! You will also have the chance to win some Exclusive Ben 10 goody bags throughout the day! Why not take a selfie as Ben 10 as everyone attending will receive a FREE Ben 10 mask!

*Additional information: Offers available while stocks last. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment.

The Elf Factor!

  • Date:Sunday 2nd November 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm-4.00pm
  • Where: INTU Trafford Centre

We are offering a group of lucky people the chance to become part of Hamleys North Pole Elite by auditioning at Elf Factor 2014 The Orient Main Stage, INTU Trafford Centre. Each person will have 90 seconds to show Father Christmas, Hamleys Head Elf and the Hamleys Marketing & Events Manager why they should be hired this Christmas. If you are successful you will then be invited to Elf Camp the following week where you will perform in store during a working day. The successful candidates will be given a Christmas contract to work at Hamleys Manchester. If you really impress Father Christmas there might even be a chance to become a permanent member of the Hamleys Events Team – just maybe!! For application details please email you CV to mevents@hamleys.co.uk.

WWE Superstar Sheamus Visit!

  • Date: Saturday 8th November 2014
  • Time: 1.00
  • Where: Shop Floor

ATTENTION WWE UNIVERSE!! We are giving 300 fans the chance to meet a WWE Superstar Sheamus at Hamleys Manchester on Saturday 8th November. To be in with the chance of attending this incredible event LIKE us on the Hamleys Manchester Facebook page. More details of how to get your hands on these exclusive tickets will be released in the coming days!

WWE Superstar Sheamus will be making an appearance in store on Saturday 8th November 2014. The event will be taking place from 1pm. There are a maximum of 300 places available. Only someone with a WWE wristband will be able to meet the Superstar. All wristbands are free of charge and the competition for distributing them will be announced on Hamleys Manchester Facebook page in the coming days. No more than one wristband will be given to one person. Wristbands cannot be purchased in store. Talent is subject to change, Make sure you LIKE Hamleys Manchester on Facebook to find out how to get your hands on these exclusive tickets!

Meet The Moshi Monsters!

  • Date: Saturday 8th November 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm-4.00pm
  • Where: Shop Floor

The Moshi Monsters are coming to meet all of their fans at Hamleys Manchester! This event is completely FREE! Join Poppet and Katsuma for lots of Moshi Fun! Make sure you don’t miss out!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Meet Little Miss Hug and Hello Kitty

  • Date: Saturday 8th November 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm-4.00pm
  • Where: Shop Floor

Little Miss Hug and Hello Kitty are the best of friends! They have matching red bows and do everything together. Join the Hamleys Entertainment Team for FREE HUGS with Little Miss Hug and Hello Kitty this October Half Term!

Two of your favourite characters are visiting us to meet all of their fans in Hamleys Manchester. Come and join us for extra special Hugs!

Do you have a best friend too? Bring them along!

In preparation for the arrival of Little Miss Hug and Hello Kitty we would like you to send us your pictures Hugging your favourite toy, person or pet! Send them to us via Facebook or Twitter! Remember to use the hashtag - #hugfromhamleys.

Meet The Fat Controller!

  • Date: Sunday 9th November 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm-4.00pm
  • Where: Shop Floor

The Fat Controller from Thomas and Friends is coming to meet all of his fans at Hamleys Manchester! This event is completely FREE! Join this iconic character for a meet and greet and storytelling! Make sure you don’t miss out!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.*

Ideal Home Show at Christmas!

  • Date: Friday 14th-Sunday 16th November 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm-4.00pm
  • Where: Event City

Have a Hamleys Christmas this festive season! Join the Hamleys Elves at the Ideal Home Show for a day full of fun, magic and theatre. Come and play with some of the best toys around, hear Christmas stories and even meet Hamley or Hattie bear! Make sure you finish your magical day by paying a visit to The Finest Toy Shop in the World over at INTU Trafford Centre!

Hamleys 1st Birthday Party!

  • Date: Friday 28th November 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm-4.00pm
  • Where: Shop Floor

One year ago Manchester welcomed The Finest Toy Shop in the World into its magnificent city! Hamleys will be celebrating their 1st birthday at INTU Trafford Centre this November in style! Come along and join in the fun, magic and theatre at your Hamleys store. Enjoy FREE cupcakes while dancing to all of your favourite songs played by DJ Hattie! The Hamleys entertainers will be playing lots of fun games all day and giving out spot prizes to some lucky guests. You can even take part in a keep-fit class with Hamley bear as he shows you how to use the all new LeapTV and LeapBand! Make sure you don’t miss out on this FREE event!

Get Active with Leapfrog at Hamleys!

  • Date: Friday 28th November 2014
  • Time: 2.00pm-6.00pm
  • Where: Shop Floor

Think exercise is boring? Think again – we’ve teamed up with LeapFrog to give you an activity filled afternoon you won’t get anywhere else. Come along to Hamleys Manchester and have a go on the amazing new LeapBand. Can you beat Hamley Bear at kangaroo jumps? How about helicopter spins? Find out on Friday 28th November from 2 – 6pm. To get you warmed up he’ll be leading his very own keep-fit class! And if that isn’t enough you can jump, dance, hop and karate chop your way through the evening with the amazing new LeapTV; the games console designed especially for kids like you!

There a prizes to give away for the most Active LeapFrog fans! Medals, Goody Bags and 4 lucky winners will walk away with their very own LeapBand!

Meet Father Christmas at Hamleys!

  • Date: Saturday 29th November – Wednesday 24th December
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  • Where: Shop Floor

Join Father Christmas and his lovable elves at The Finest Toy Shop in the World! for fun, magic and theatre at this very special time of year. I Met Father Christmas at Hamleys! is an extra special experience where children will enjoy up to 1 hour with Father Christmas, take part in seasonal activities, enjoy delicious snacks and receive a special gift bag from Father Christmas to take home.

During this group session each little guest will hear magical stories of Christmas, sing festive songs, enjoy Christmas games and activities, write their own Christmas wish list and have a special chat with Father Christmas himself all surrounded by the finest toys in the world!

For more information and to book please visit www.hamleys.com/explore

Have a Hamleys Birthday Party!

  • Date: Your Birthday!
  • Time: Party Time!
  • Where: Hamleys Party Room!

This year why not treat your little one to their dream Party at the The Finest Toy Shop in the World!

Choose from a range of Party themes including Pirate and Princess, Super Heroes, Teddy bears Picnic and much more. The fun, magic and theatre begins as soon as you walk through our doors as you are joined by the Hamleys Entertainment Team for a fun filled Party!

For more information on each of the different parties and how to book Click here

 

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