Media Advisory - Playtime Fright: Toys Take Revenge this Halloween Night!

OTTAWA, Oct. 24, 2016 /CNW/ - Have you ever wondered what happens to your toys after they've been thrown away, lost or left behind?  On Halloween night, the Rideau Hall's Visitor Centre will be transformed into a haunted dollhouse where toys will gather to take their revenge.

From 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., you are invited to walk through this eerie dollhouse where you might cross paths with your old jack-in-the-box, a forgotten toy soldier or an angry wind-up doll. One thing is certain: toys do not like to be abandoned.

Rideau Hall staff will be on hand to distribute goodies to trick-or-treaters of all ages.

Who: General public
What: Halloween at Rideau Hall
Where: Visitor Centre, Sussex Gate, 1 Sussex Drive, Ottawa
When: Monday, October 31, 2016, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Parking: Street parking is available in the neighbourhood

Media wishing to cover the event are asked to confirm their attendance with the Rideau Hall Press Office.

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SOURCE Governor General of Canada

For further information: Public information: 613-991-4422, 1-866-842-4422 (toll-free),,; Media information: Josephine Laframboise, Rideau Hall Press Office, 613-990-9324, 613-668-1929 (cell),

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