Halloween Time At Disneyland Resort ~ 2012

Giant Mickey pumpkin in center of Main Street, U.S.A.See a star-studded lineup of Disney VIPs – Villainous Infamous Personalities – work the red carpet at the most spooktacular event of the season: Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort. Select attractions get a macabre makeover, the supernatural look super-stylish and Mickey hosts a wicked party on special nights (separate ticket required). It’s a ghoulish gala not to be missed!

Starting September 14 – October 31, 2012, The Disneyland Resort in Southern California goes all out for their Halloween Time celebration!

Main Street Pumpkin Festival

Stroll down Main Street, USA for family-friendly Halloween festivities, including more than 300 totally unique carved pumpkins on display throughout the plaza, many modeled after your favorite Disney characters. Mickey, Goofy and more loom larger – and more orange – than you’ve ever seen them before! Keep your eyes peeled for special Halloween treats and character appearances along Main Street.

Halloween Carnival at Big Thunder Ranch Jamboree

Donald Duck poses with his spider mask. Little boys and ghouls are in for some spooky fun this Halloween season at Disneyland’s Big Thunder Ranch Jamboree: Play bewitching carnival style games, watch skilled pumpkin carvers, make Halloween masks and join Mickey and his friends in a mini “mask-parade”, enjoy the spellbinding music of Billy Hill and the  “Haunted” Hillbillies – dare to enter the Magic Cauldron Sideshow to see a Disney Villain conjured up, right before your eyes!

Andale to Rancho del Zocalo in Frontierland for a spirited tribute to Dia de los Muertos, the Mexican Holiday honoring the dead. See cheerful skeletons and brightly colored altars laden with offerings of marigolds, sugar skulls, and the favorite food and beverages of departed ancestors. Festive traditional music and a face-painting booth help bring this sacred, yet joyous occasion to life.

Haunted Mansion Holidays

Front of Disneyland Haunted Mansion decorated for Haunted HolidayGet spooked by a Disneyland Halloween Time signature attraction: a macabre mash-up of 2 spirited holidays, courtesy of Jack Skellington and the residents of Halloween Town. Sandy Claws, Sally, Oogie Boogie and a host of creepy creatures and ghoulish gifts bring Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas to the mansion, and the result is a frightful delight. Have you been good this year? Sure hope not!

Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy

Something sinister is going on at SpacePort 77. Storms are generating interference and periodic loss of signal. Your mission: to investigate the phenomenon and report back to base. But beware – creepy cosmic creatures lurking around every corner will try to thwart you and your crew s you zoom through the darkest reaches of space and time. Hold on tight, and don’t give in to fright!

Night lights view of Disney California Adventure ParkHalloween happenings are afoot at Disney’s California Adventure Park too! Dig into a 4D Frankenweenie preview plus The Art of Frankenweenie exhibit. Get ready for electrifying fun with Disney’s newest hero, Sparky! Get an exclusive sneak peek at the Tim Burton stop-motion animated feature Disney’s Frankenweenie. Then get an up-close look at the amazing world of Frankenweenie through puppets, props and more on display in the Animation Courtyard.

Night view of Disney California Adventure Tower of TerrorDrop in at the mysterious Hollywood Tower Hotel – if you dare. On October 31, 1939, lightening struck, and so did disaster: an elevator of passengers vanished…to the Twilight Zone. As that fateful date draws nigh, the portal to the 5th dimension opens once more. Brace yourself for plunge after thrilling plunge plus chilling encounters with the hotels’ phantom patrons.

Treat your senses to a kaleidoscope of dazzling color, movement and music with this nighttime spectacular in World of Color. Choreographed water jets, lasers, fiery explosions and ghastly appearances by Disney and Disney Pixar characters on a shimmering veil of mist immerse you in a magical, hauntingly beautiful spectacle you won’t soon forget.

And while you’re at Disney California Adventure, don’t forget to shift gears and cruise over to the all-new Cars Land!

Disneyland Resorts offers a special seasonal tour, Disney’s Happiest Haunts. This 3 hour walking tour takes you on a ghostly adventure through Disneyland Resort. Your mysterious guide will entertain you with ghostly tales as you make your way to the final destination “Haunted Mansion Holiday.” In addition to this popular attraction, you’ll also ride Big Thunder Mountain Railroad and the Twilight Zone Tower of Terror. Guests receive a special souvenir keepsake and Halloween treat!

Tours depart at 6:00 pm daily from September 14th through October 31st.

A valid theme park admission is required.

Price:

$68.00 per person

$54.40 per person Premium and/or Deluxe Annual Pass, AAA, Disney Visa, DVC

Mickey’s Halloween Party

Minnie Mouse dressed up as a witch, Donald Duck as a pumpkin and Scarecrow MickeyEat drink, and be scary at this special ticketed event! Dress up your little souls, don a disguise of your own and trick-or-treat at Disneyland park, open only to party Guests on select nights. Access select attractions and enjoy exclusive entertainment, including the Halloween Creams fireworks spectacular, Mickey’s Costume Cavalcade, themed dance parties and wicked photo ops.

2012 Mickey’s Halloween Party at Disneyland Park – Ticket Prices

All Dates Children ages 2 and under: No Charge

September 28, October 2, 5, 9, 15, & 23

Advance Purchase = $54

Day of Party = $64

October 12, 19 & 26

Advance Purchase = $64

Day of Party = $64

October 29 & 31

Advance Purchase = $69

Day of Party = $69

Annual Passholder Advance Ticket Prices

All Dates Children ages 2 and under: No Charge

September 28, October 2, 5, 9, 15, & 23

Advance Purchase = $46

Day of Party = $64

October 12, 19 & 26

Advance Purchase = $64

Day of Party = $64

October 29 & 31

Advance Purchase = $69

Day of Party = $69

Event Times

Monday, Tuesday and Halloween nights – 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Friday nights – 7:00 pm to 12:00 pm

For the “Ultimate Experience” you can combine Mickey’s Halloween Party and the Happiest Haunts Tour for a total of $108.00 per person.

The way Disney incorporates both the feel of fall and sense of spooky into the park is the best. So, get into the spirit of things! Start planning your costume and join Disneyland for Halloween Time!