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PARK HOURS: Weeknight parties: 6pm-11pm. (Check-in starts at 3pm); Fridays: 7pm-12am (Check-in starts at 4pm).
Main Street stores will stay open an additional hour after normal park closing for your shopping convenience. Disney California Adventure Park will stay open until 8pm on weekdays and 12am on Fridays.
PARKING: The Mickey and Friends Parking Structure and Toy Story Parking Lot will be open for the event.
ENTRY: Because this is considered a special event, every guest, ages 3 and up, must have a special ticket for the event. When you enter Disneyland Park, you will immediately be handed 3 things:
A Wristband (very important)
A special Park Map and
Those who want to purchase tickets for the event on the day of OR those guests who are in the park during the normal operating park hours who need to pick up their wristbands, report to the outside area of Westward Ho Trading Company in Frontierland, where CMs can help you there. ATTRACTIONS: Most of the attractions will be open, with the exception of those that are currently down for refurbishment and Mickey's ToonTown.
#FOOD: Most of the food locations will be open, including many that will be offering special food offerings for just this event.
STORES: Many stores will be offering exclusive Mickey's Halloween Party merchandise only during the event. Main Street will stay open 1 hour after the party for your shopping convenience.
PARADE: Mickey's Costume Cavalcade will march through the party at 8:30 and 10:30, following the traditional parade route.
FIREWORKS: The always popular Halloween Screams fireworks will take place at 9:30pm (parts of Fantasyland will close due to fireworks).
New this year! Halloween Screams will have "Glow with the Show" integration, so don't forget your ears!
CHARACTERS: There will be many character meet-and-greet locations throughout the park, such as:
Mickey and Minnie (Big Thunder Trail)
Disney Princesses (Fantasy Faire)
Merida (it’s a small world Mall)
Aladdin, Jasmine and Genie (Aladdin’s Oasis)
Captain Jack Sparrow, Peter Pan and Wendy (Mark Twain loading dock)
Villains (Main Street Town Square)
Jack Skellington (French Market)
The Stormtroopers (Little Green Men Store Command)
Phineas and Ferb (Innoventions)
Winnie the Pooh, Rabbit, and Eeyore (Critter Country).
At Tomorrowland Terrace, there will be a Monsters U Dance Party, where guests can dance with Mike and Sulley. Times are 7:45pm, 8:45pm, 9:45pm, and 10:45pm.
The Cadaver Dans will also float along the Rivers of America and sing your favorite Halloween tunes at 7:45pm, 8:45pm, 9:45pm, 10:45pm. (photo taken by caramiapoohakaface)
TREATS: This year, there will be a total of 13 treat trails that will be available to trick-or-treat at. The locations are the following:
Main Street Cinema
Main Street Town Square
Tomorrowland Monorail Station (does not open at the start of the party)
The Golden Horseshoe
Rancho del Zocalo
Big Thunder Ranch
Rivers of America
Splash Mountain (between Harbor Galley and Hungry Bear Restaurant)
On the park map given to guests, there will an orange Mickey pumpkin symbol in each land to symbolize which land has a treat trail. In the park, each treat trail will have a white Mickey pumpkin symbolizing where the trails are. But, there may be 2-4 trails in each land, so keep an eye out for all of them. Each trail will offer an assortment of candy and healthier treats.
New this year! Gluten Free and Sugar Free treats will be availble at the orange door of every treat station.
Hint: Don’t forget about ToonTown.
COSTUMES: All costumes worn for Mickey's Halloween Party must follow the Disneyland Resort costume regulations, which includes masks may be worn, but we must be able to see your eyes at all times and costumes should not drag on the ground. Hope everyone has a safe and happy time while enjoying this very unique event at Disneyland!
Mickey’s Halloween Party is a non-smoking event. Smoking is only permitted in the Main Entrance Plaza only.
Note: All information above may change due to possible changes in the weather.
Mickey's Halloween Party will take place on October 4 (sold out), 8 (sold out), 11 (sold out), 15, 18 (sold out), 21, 23, 25 (sold out), 28, 30, and 31 (Halloween night)!
Jungle Cruise REOPENS MAY 6
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad REOPENS APRIL 15
Monorail REOPENS MAY 20
Matterhorn Bobsleds closed from April 18-22 and April 25-29
River Belle Terrace transforms into a table service restaurant Feb 10
Big Thunder Ranch and Barbecue CLOSED permanently
Fantasmic! Jan 10-TBA
Disneyland Railroad Jan 10-TBA
Mark Twain Riverboat Jan 10-TBA
Sailing Ship Columbia Jan 10-TBA
Davey Crocket Explorer Canoes Jan 10-TBA
Tom Sawyer Island Jan 10-TBA
DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE:
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Grizzly River Run closed April 18 -- TBA
Disney's Aladdin is permanenly closed--Frozen will take its place
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unFORECAST for the month of April 2016 Spring Break traffic continues to make the Parks busy, however, we've made it past the heaviest part of Spring Break. Expect strong crowd levels through April 11th, and then things should slow down a bit. Look for crowds to pick up again at the end of the month and through May. Looking back at MouseWait's Historical Crowd Index (available in our MagicPlan iOS Calendar), through April 11, 2015, crowds averaged in the low 80s (approx 80% capacity), then the Crowd Index dipped into the 60s, until later in the month when the Crowd Index rose to the 70s. Remember, we've seen larger crowds ever since the 60th Celebration began, so keep that in mind when looking at historical Crowd Index data. To get a real-time look at crowd levels, check the MouseWait App for Crowd Index averages and wait times. Have a great week! - Admin Apr 4, 2016 3:24PM
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