Seaview Resort & Spa in Southern New Jersey Hosts Haunted House Event & Special Halloween Package
October 02, 2008 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel NewsGALLOWAY, N.J. – October 2, 2008 – Costumes and creatures and candy galore, come celebrate Halloween down by the shore! Seaview Resort & Spa, one of the premier resort destinations in the Northeast, and a turn-of-the-century gatsbyesque bayside retreat, announced plans for a Haunted Hallo-Weekend. Throughout the weekend on Friday, Oct. 31 and Saturday, Nov. 1, the historic Seaview Resort will be dramatically transformed into a super spooky haunted house and Halloween attraction, complete with "tricks and treats" and an action-packed weekend of activities for the entire family.
Seaview's Haunted Hallo-Weekend kicks off Friday at noon, with Halloween movies for children, along with exciting games and trick-or-treating in the completely transformed Regency Ballroom. Guests will also be treated to a welcome reception at 5 p.m., featuring complimentary snacks and drinks, where they will receive a map and information about the weekend's "spook-filled" festivities.
As the sun sets on Friday, Seaview's thrilling haunted house party will begin, starting with truly terrifying haunted hayrides through the Pines Golf Course. Later that night, the bravest of guests will be invited to explore Seaview's Annex, the forbidden corridor above the resort where no soul has dared to venture in decades! Be warned – the faint of heart need not participate!
Saturday's haunted Halloween events begin at 10 a.m. with movies and trick-or-treating for children, as well as hayrides to a pumpkin patch, where children are encouraged to pick the perfect pumpkin for a carving contest later in the day. Also highlighting the afternoon is a costume parade through the resort. Haunted hayrides, as well as tours through the terrifying Annex will continue throughout the night. The grand finale of Seaview's Haunted Hallo-Weekend will be a special midnight showing of the classic thriller "The Shining."
In addition to the haunted attractions in southern, NJ, Seaview will also be featuring specialty menus with delicious holiday themed selections in The Main Dining Room and The Grille Room throughout the weekend.
"From haunted hayrides and ghost tours to delicious Halloween-themed food, our weekend of tricks and treats will allow anyone to spend an enjoyable weekend celebrating this fun family holiday!" said Eric Reid, Director of Sales & Marketing, Seaview Resort & Spa, A Marriott Resort. "A highlight of the weekend will be the excursion to the Annex. Known to our staff and guests as the forbidden corridor, this area has been off limits for years, but has been exclusively reopened to provide a fun and thrilling experience for all!"
Halloween weekend package rates start at $179 per night, for both Friday and Saturday night, and all Halloween activities are complimentary. To make a reservation, visit www.seaviewmarriott.com. For groups of 25 or more, Seaview can also provide a private location for your group to unwind and grab a snack in between activities. For more information, please contact Eric Reid at 609-748-7663 or email Eric.Reid@marriott.com.
About Seaview Resort & Spa
Seaview Resort & Spa is located minutes from Atlantic City, beaches and boardwalk and within easy driving time of Philadelphia, Baltimore and New York. Situated on 670 acres, with 27,000 square feet of conference space suitable for all types of functions, Seaview features 36 holes of championship golf, the Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa, an indoor swimming pool, health club, tennis, and gourmet and casual dining.