SpookyWorld / Nightmare New England, the largest scream park in the Northeast, is taking over City Hall Plaza in Boston to offer an afternoon of ghoulish fun for kids while parents donate life-saving blood to Boston’s Children’s Hospital.

Children will have their faces painted by one of SpookyWorld / Nightmare New England’s top make-up artists. They will paint pumpkins, make masks, and go home with bags of treats.  Especially created family-friendly characters from SpookyWorld / Nightmare New England will be on site to entertain the children and a DJ will spin spooky tunes. Children are encouraged to come in costume.

Blood drive hours of operation are Monday, Oct. 25 from noon to 5 p.m., The “Spooky” blood drive, with fun and treats for children, will begin at 2 p.m. at One City Hall Plaza, Boston, Mass. All successful donors will receive a gift from Children’s Hospital. Walk-ins are welcome, or to make an appointment please call 617-355-1997.