Walt Disney World Announces New Experiences For Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Walt Disney World has adding more experiences and more dates for their popular Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party. This year the special-ticket event will take place on selected nights from Aug. 17-Oct. 31, 2018, at Magic Kingdom Park.

Happy HalloWishes fireworks show at the Magic Kingdom

On Pirates of the Caribbean, guests will interact with new live pirates who encourage everyone to be on the lookout for Gunpowder Pete, a scoundrel with an eye on the same treasure sought by Captain Jack Sparrow.

New Pirates Invade Pirates of the Caribbean During Mickeys Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom Park

The Mad Tea Party will take guests on a colorful teacup ride, as special lighting and other effects put a glowing new spin on the attraction at night.

Mad Tea Party Transforms During Mickeys Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom Park

Explorers visiting Space Mountain will hurtle through the blackness of deep space to the riffs of a new hard-rockin’ soundtrack.

Space Mountain Transforms for Mickeys Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom Park

Storybook Circus welcomes the new Storybook Circus Disney Junior Jam, a dance party featuring favorite Disney Junior characters, including Doc McStuffins and Timon from “The Lion Guard.”

New this year in Frontierland, prospector Cactus-Flower Cate rounds up youngsters for the Frontierland Costume Promenade, encouraging them to show off their costumes in a quest for the greatest treasure in the land – candy!

This year also marks the 25th anniversary of Walt Disney Pictures’ “Hocus Pocus.” Disney celebrates the film with the spellbinding Hocus Pocus Villain Spectacular on the Cinderella Castle Forecourt stage, where the Sanderson Sisters and Disney villains will “put a spell on you.”

Hocus Pocus Villain Spelltacular Show during Mickeys Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

As always, guests should keep their eyes open for dancing ghosts, the Headless Horseman, plus Mickey Mouse, Peter Pan and many more beloved Disney characters in the Mickey’s “Boo-To-You” Halloween Parade. There will also be plenty of sweets around the park for all trick-or-treaters, including allergy-friendly options. And each night during the party, the skies above an eerily lit Cinderella Castle come alive during Happy HalloWishes, a magical fireworks extravaganza that definitely goes bump in the night with spooky tunes from Disney villains.

Mickeys Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Transforms Magic Kingdom Park After Dark

Advance tickets start at $75 for adults and $70 for children ages 3-9 (plus tax). Day-of tickets start at $85 for adults and $80 for children ages 3-9 (plus tax). For a full list of event dates, visit MickeyHalloween.com.

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