Disneyland Changes for Halloween 2019
Change at Disneyland is inevitable, and this year the changes have been exponential. Disneyland has welcomed new events like Get Your Ears On: A Mickey and Minnie Celebration, and new attractions like Jessie's Critter Carousel and Mickey's PhilharMagic. Disneyland is even got a new land, Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge that opened on May 31, 2019.
With all of these changes comes some pretty significant changes to one of Disneyland's most popular times of year to visit: Halloween Time. Because there is so much to cover, we put together a video to tell you all about it. Enjoy!
Disneyland Changes for Halloween 2019: Video
Disneyland Changes for Halloween 2019: Details
Now that you've seen the video, we're breaking everything down for you for quick reference. We know there's a lot, but we think this covers it. Please let us know if we missed anything and we'll update the article.
1. When is Halloween Time at Disneyland 2019?
Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort takes place September 6 - October 31, 2019. It is earlier than ever before and we are so excited.
2. What's included in Halloween Time at Disneyland 2019?
Halloween Time is a resort wide celebration and nearly all activities are included with your regular admission. Many classic favorites are returning this year. In Disneyland, you'll find Haunted Mansion Holiday and the Pumpkin Festival on Main Street U.S.A.. In Disney California Adventure Park, you'll find the town of Radiator Screams with Mater's Junkyard JamBOOree and Luigi's Honkin' Haul-O-Ween. You'll also have the opportunity to experience Guardians of the Galaxy - Monsters After Dark. This attraction can only be found at Disney California Adventure Park during Halloween Time. And the fact that you can only ride it at night makes it even more exclusive.
In addition to Halloween themed attractions in both parks, there is whimsical Halloween decor throughout the entire resort. You'll also find seasonal treats, pumpkin everything and Halloween themed merchandise available for purchase. Many of the merchandise items are already available in the parks now! If you are a fan of Disney and Halloween, Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort is made for you.
3. Is Mickey's Halloween Party Returning?
One of the Disneyland changes for Halloween 2019 is that Mickey's Halloween Party will not be returning. Instead, the Disneyland Resort is getting a brand-new Halloween Party called Oogie Boogie Bash - A Disney Halloween Party! This is a private ticketed event that will be held in Disney California Adventure Park. It is expected that the Oogie Boogie Bash will replace Mickey's Halloween Party moving forward.
4. What's New for Oogie Boogie Bash - A Disney Halloween Party?
A new party location is just one of the Disneyland changes for Halloween 2019. Disney California Adventure Park is welcoming a slew of new entertainment options for party goers. Here is a quick synopsis of what to expect:
- Villainous!” - a Halloween themed World of Color Show exclusive to the Oogie Boogie Bash
- Redwood Creek Challenge Trail - Halloween takes over this woodsy corner of Disney California Adventure Park
- DescenDance - a dance party featuring characters and songs from the Descendants movie
- Mickey’s Trick and Treat show - a fun show geared towards young kids inside the Disney Theater in Hollywood Land
5. Are any of Mickey's Halloween Party activities coming to the Oogie Boogie Bash?
“Frightfully Fun Parade” - This favorite parade that was part of Mickey's Halloween Party last year is moving to the Oogie Boogie Bash.
Character encounters - You'll find plenty of Disney Villains and classic characters donning their Halloween costumes for the party.
Immersive Treat Trails - Like Mickey's Halloween Party, there will be plenty of trick-or-treating at the Oogie Boogie Bash. There may even be some surprise character encounters along the way.
6. How can I purchase Oogie Boogie Bash - A Disney Halloween Party Tickets?
Tickets went on sale starting Tuesday, April 23 for Disneyland Resort Annual Passholders, Disney Vacation Club members and Disney Visa cardholders, earlier than ever before. They went on sale to the general public the following week on Tuesday, April 30, and many dates have already sold out. If you are thinking of attending a party, you'll want to get your tickets sooner rather than later.
Whether you are purchasing party tickets or not, it's good to know the party dates if you'll be visiting the Disneyland Resort during Halloween Time. Parties will be held each Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday beginning September 17 and ending on Halloween night.
Here is a quick glance of Oogie Boogie Bash 2019 dates: Sept. 17, Sept. 19, Sept. 22, Sept. 24, Sept. 26, Sept. 29, Oct. 1, Oct. 3, Oct. 6, Oct. 8, Oct. 10, Oct. 13, Oct. 15, Oct. 17, Oct. 20, Oct. 22, Oct. 24, Oct. 27, Oct. 29 and Oct. 31
If you want more information specifically about the Oogie Boogie Bash, we've answered our most frequently asked questions here: NEW: Oogie Boogie Bash Coming to Disney California Adventure Park.
Booking your Halloween Disneyland vacation
As you can see, Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort in 2019 has SO much to offer. This year will be the perfect blend of classic Halloween fun returning and exciting new offerings. You won't want to miss it. You can book your Halloween Time vacation now with Get Away Today for just $175 down. We expect that rooms will sell out quickly, especially since this is the first Halloween Time that Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge will be open.
With new attractions, a whole new land and so much seasonal fun for Halloween, you'll need enough time to do it all. One way to do that is with our Extra Day Free tickets. You can get a five day ticket, either Park Hopper or 1-Park per Day, for the price of a four day ticket. It is by far the most flexible way to enjoy your Disneyland vacation. And best yet, it can be combined with our Extra Night Free hotel specials at many of our hotels near Disneyland. You can find all of our Disneyland packages and Disneyland ticket specials both online or over the phone at 855-GET-AWAY.