Halloween Time

Since 2006 Disneyland has gone into Halloween in a big way. Each year the parks are decked out with Halloween decorations, in park characters put on their own costumes, and several attractions are given an extra twist for the season.

The 2010 Halloween Time season has ended. This page still gives details for the 2010 season and will continue until details begin to emerge for 2011.

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  • Next Event Scheduled: September 17 - October 31, 2010
  • Frequency: Annual
  • Location: Throughout the Disney parks and decorations can be seen throughout the resort area.
  • Event Began: Fall 2006
  • Park Admission Required: Yes.
  • Admission Requirements: Regular park admission is required for everything except Mickey's Halloween Party (see event page for ticket information).
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Park Admission: Regular park admission is all that is needed for most Halloween Time goodies. The exceptions are Mickey's Halloween Party events, which require separate admission tickets and the Halloween Screams fireworks show which is only performed during Mickey's Halloween Parties.

Seasonal Decorations: Throughout the parks, hotels, and even the tram loading area at Mickey & Friends you'll see all kinds of Halloween themed decorations.

Seasonal Decorations - Main Street Pumpkin Festival: More than 300 unique pumpkin carvings along Main Street.

Seasonal Costumes: Many of the Disney characters you see in the parks at this time of year wil be wearing their own Halloween costumes.

Special Activities - Twilight Zone Tower of Terror: Special lighting, sound, and decorations are installed for the season.

Special Activities - Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy: Space Mountain's soundtrack and visuals change at the sun sets into a spooky other world.

Special Activities - Haunted Mansion Holiday: Haunted Mansion gets a complete makoever from being simply a New Orleans haunted house into Halloween Town from Nightmare Before Chrsitmas.

Photo by Adrienne Vincent-Phoenix.

Special Activities - Big Thunder Ranch Halloween Roundup: The petting zoo area in Frontierland gets made over for the season with arts and crafts for children and Disney pumpkin artists on hand demonstrating their craft.

Photo by Adrienne Vincent-Phoenix.

Special Activities - Mickey's Halloween Party: A separate ticket Halloween party thrown two nights a week during Halloween Time.

Special Restaurant Items - Special seasonal dishes and trinkets are available at restaurants throughout the resort. This year they include:

Fall Cupcake - Blue Ribbon Bakery, Baker's Field Bakery, Pacific Wharf  Cafe, Disneyland Hotel Coffee House, Whitewater Snacks
Gingerbread Beignets with Egg Nog Anglaise - Cafe Orleans
Caramel Apple Cider - Blue Ribbon Bakery, Carnation Cafe, Mint Julep Bar, Royal Street Veranda, Baker’s Field Bakery, Disneyland Hotel Coffee House
Halloween Mickey Mouse Inspired Bat Cookie - Blue Ribbon Bakery, Stage Door Cafe, The Golden Horseshoe, Baker’s Field Bakery, Pacific Wharf Cafe, Surfside Lounge, Disneyland Hotel Coffee House, Whitewater Snacks
Demitasse Dessert Cup (Mini Caramel Apple Muffin with Pumpkin Mousse) - Blue Ribbon Bakery, Plaza Inn, Rancho del Zocalo Restaurante, Baker’s Field Bakery
Demitasse Dessert Cup (Hazelnut Tiramisu topped with Pumpkin Mousse) - Carnation Cafe, Big Thunder Ranch, Blue Bayou, Cafe Orleans, Golden Vine Winery Trattoria, Storyteller’s Cafe

Photo by Adrienne Vincent-Phoenix.

Pumpkin Muffin - Blue Ribbon Bakery, Main Street Cappo Cart, Baker’s Field Bakery, Pacific Wharf Cafe, Golden State Cappo Cart, Disneyland Hotel Coffee House, Surfside Lounge, Whitewater Snacks
Pumpkin Pie - Plaza Inn
Pumpkin Spice Latte - Blue Ribbon Bakery, Carnation Cafe, Mint Julep Bar, Royal Street Veranda, Baker’s Field Bakery, Disneyland Hotel Coffee House
Coffin Dessert (Mexican Halloween Cookies Celebrating Dia de Los Muertos) - Rancho del Zocalo Restaurante
Haunted Mansion Holiday Jack's Chocolate Mud Coffin - French Market
Haunted Mansion Holiday Gift with Purchase (Halloween Town Pewter Figurines with purchase of $35) - French Market, Café Orleans. Note: Offer not available until September 26.
Mickey Ghost Popcorn Bucket - Most popcorn vending carts

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