We’ve had so much information to share with you this week about Disney’s Halfway to Halloween celebration that we thought a recap of all the festivities might be in order. There is so much to see and get excited about. From food and drinks to merchandise and events, here is everything you need to know.
Let’s start by sharing this show video from Disney Parks showing a Haunted Mansion stunt from Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom! Watch Madame Carlotta and Madame Renata sneak up on some unsuspecting guests below.
Gideon’s Bakehouse New Goodies for Halfway to Halloween
Something delicious this way comes at Gideon’s Bakehouse in Disney Springs! To celebrate Halfway to Halloween, this incredible eatery has released a special look at this year’s feature dessert, and it looks incredible. Described as half cheesecake, half spice cake, dipped in chocolate, this mouth-watering item has me hungry just looking at it. Check it out with Craig here.
We all know that I love Disney merch, so of course, I had a special interest in what Disney was releasing for the 2023 Halloween season. Luckily, Halfway to Halloween provides the perfect opportunity for you and me to get a sneak peek at what is coming up. If you are fond of the traditional pumpkin attire, check out Erica’s first look at some of the pieces that will be arriving soon. To see the rest of the products soon to be released in the spooky celebration, you can find my recap of what else is on the list here.
Disney’s Halfway to Halloween Foodie Guide is Here!
One of the best parts about Halloween at Disney is the care that goes into all immersive theming when all the sights, smells, and tastes are catered for. I leave the tasting part until last, as it is my favorite! Seeing all the adorable spooky treats that Disney creates each year is almost as fun as the Christmas holiday season. I said almost. Erica has your complete guide to Halloween treats at the Disney Parks here.
Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Returns in August; Tickets On Sale This May
The big news that was shared this week was about the largest Halloween event at Walt Disney World! Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party will return to Magic Kingdom Park on select nights starting August 11 – November 1! Tickets will go on sale starting May 2. Craig has all the details for you here.
Don’t worry, Disneyland fans; you won’t be left out! The Oogie Boogie Bash will be heading back to Disney California Adventure for plenty of Halloween fun this fall at the Disneyland Resort! More details, including dates, tickets, and specialty snacks, will be announced later this summer. Oogie Boogie Bash is a separately ticketed, limited-capacity, after-hours event that will only happen on select nights, and tickets sell out extremely fast. Read more about this celebration with Craig here.
Halloween on the High Seas Cruises Will Return to Disney Cruise Line From Mid-September
Good news DCL Fans! Halloween on the High Seas cruises will be officially returning to Disney Cruise Line from mid-September through October 2023! New dates and itineraries have been added to DCL’s offerings throughout the season. Take a look at what a Disney Cruise Line Halloween on the High Seas adventure looks like
If that doesn’t get you looking forward to the spooky celebration at Disney Parks and Disney Cruise Line, then I don’t know what will! Stay with us for all the latest news as it is available in the lead-up to this eerie holiday season.
Zoë Wood is a travel writer from Sydney, Australia. Since her first visit to Disneyland at the age of 6, she has spent her years frequently visiting Disney Parks and traveling around the world.
Join Zoë as she lets you in on all the tips, tricks, anecdotes, and embarrassments that arise from her family adventures.