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The Kindness Challenge

Oct. 3-31, mall hours,mall wide

During the month of October the Huntington Mall is challenging everyone and specifically students in elementary schools to create a culture of kindness!
We will be giving away one SHARK (Students Helping to Achieve Respect and Kindness) Patrol kit to an elementary school along with an assembly presenting the kit to the school with Captain McFinn and Coral Rose! The winning school will receive a 10' banner to proudly hang with the signatures of each child in the school pledging kindness. More information about the SHARK patrol kit can be found by visiting www.captainmcfinn.com and while you are there be sure to sign the Bully Free Pledge!

1. Sign up your school by emailing: marketingdirector@huntington-mall.com
2. you will receive a kindness checklist for ideas of acts of kindness or have fun and create your own!
3. During the month of October, teachers and parents should keep track of their child's acts of kindness and complete the checklist. Please share any posts, videos or photos of something special your child or student has done by posting to the Huntington Mall Facebook Event page titled The Kindness Challenge and using the following hash tags #huntingtonmall #kindnesschallenge and be sure to include the name of your school your child or student represents.
4. Submit each child or student's kindness checklist to the Huntington Mall by November 2, 2015.
marketingdirector@huntington-mall.com  with Kindness Challenge in the Subject line. Please remember to include the name of the school the child attends.

OR MAIL(postmarked Nov. 2, 2015) to:
Huntington Mall Office
Kindness Challenge
PO Box 4008, Unit 295
Barboursville, WV 25504

Retailers Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Saturday October 17th - October 27th during mall hours, mall wide

Be sure to visit the Huntington Mall and vote for your favorite pumpkin.  The stores are competing against one another for your vote!  The store with the most votes for Best Pumpkin wins lunch for their store on Black Friday.  When you vote you are entered to win a prize as well! 

The pumpkins and ballot boxes can be found throughout the mall at the relaxation stations beginning October 17th!  Your name could be drawn during the Bully-Free Rally on October 27th at 6pm!  The winning store will be announced on Halloween on Facebook!


Family Fun Identity Day with Captain McFinn and Stedman Graham

Saturday, October 17th from 10:30am-2pm, mall wide

Don’t miss the feature presentation! Stedman Graham book signing from 12pm – 2pm at BAM!  It’s sure to be a day full of fun and making positive waves against bullying!

As a part of Bully Prevention Month Huntington Mall has partnered with Captain McFinn to provide an event for the entire family!

Event kicks off at 10:30am with live entertainment from The Elite Dance Academy and Joe Kirk, Nashville recording artist and 2014 finalist on NBC's The Voice. 

Stations will be setup in Macy’s Court providing fun hands-on activities from 11am-2pm.

Be a Buddy, not a Bully! Be sure to sign the pledge to be bully free and receive a sticker and pledge to take home! 

Discover your Creativity with the Huntington Museum of Art who will be set up in Macys Court doing an art activity with the children! 

Capture your confidence  in the PhunFoto Booth with Captain McFinn and take home a FREE souvenir photo! 

Be Healthy Be a Hero with the YMCA Kids in Motion as they interact with children and get them moving! 

Mark Wood Fun Show will begin at Noon on Macy's Court Stage. From 1p-2p, Mark Wood will be doing balloon sculpting, the kids get a FREE balloon sculpture while supplies last.

Explore your style with a  Costume Fashion Show at 12:30pm after the Magic Show! Wear your costume and enter the Costume Contest for a chance at great prizes.  This will take place at 1:30 in the Macys Court.

All smiles Aboard at the Imagination Station! Wear your future career costume and get a FREE ride on the All Smiles Aboard Trackless train between 11am-2pm. Restricted to kids 12 and under.  Parents who ride will have to pay for their ticket. 

This is a FREE event sponsored in part by IHeart Media and KEE 100 and Cabell County Schools- Achieve Your Dreams!

All events are subject to change or cancellation without notice.  See Customer Service Center for details.


Tuesday, October 27th from 6p-8p mall wide

Kicking off in Center Court is the Bully Free Rally March for Treats!

Malls and Retailers Unite Against Bullying and this night is a fun way to encourage everyone to sign the pledge to be Bully Free and march through the mall .

Dress in your scariest, cutest, most creative costume you can find!

Registration for the event will begin at 4pm in Center Court

Bully Free Pledge will be available for the kids to sign

Announcement will be made of the customer who has won the voting challenge for the Retailer Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Signs for the children to carry will be available at the registration table, or they can bring their own. 

Get your picture taken with Captain McFinn and Coral Rose while you are here.

The march for treats will begin promptly at 6pm and will be a mall wide event. 


Oct. 30-Nov. 1, mall hours, Center Court

The Fall Sports Card and Collectors show is back! Visit local dealers during mall  hours in center court.

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