Disney Halloween parties and Halloween on the High Seas return in 2023

Disney’s Halfway to Halloween celebration kicks off today with sweet treats to get Halloween fans in the mood for the spookiest time of year. For 2023, that includes the return of popular Disney Halloween parties: Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Walt Disney World, Oogie Boogie Bash at the Disneyland Resort, and Halloween on the High Seas with Disney Cruise Line.

Disney Halloween parties - Oogie Boogie Bash
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The fan-favorite separately-ticketed after-hours Disney Halloween parties at Walt Disney World and Disneyland are back this year with a vengeance.

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party will return to Magic Kingdom Park on these 38 select dates:

  • Aug. 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, and 29, 2023
  • Sept. 1, 4, 8, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, 28, and 29, 2023
  • Oct. 1, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19, 20, 22, 24, 26, 27, 29, and 31, 2023
  • Nov. 1, 2023

Tickets will go on sale on April 27, 2023 for guests at select Walt Disney World Resorts, and on May 2, 2023, for the public. Ticket prices range from $109 to $199 for adults (kids ages 3-9 are $10 less per ticket). Walt Disney World Annual Passholders and Disney Vacation Club Members are eligible for discounts on select nights. Click here for details.

Disney Halloween parties - Mickey's not-So-Scary Halloween Party

At the Disneyland Resort, Oogie Boogie Bash will return to Disney California Adventure Park, with dates released this summer. In addition, Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse will be sporting new Halloween outfits for this year’s Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort. Click here for details.

Disneyland Halloween 2023 - Mickey and Minnie costumes

Halloween on the High Seas also returns to the Disney Cruise Line fleet during select sail dates starting in mid-September. The frightfully fun cruises include special themed activities and Disney characters dressed in their Halloween finest. Click here for details.

Disney Halloween parties - Halloween on the High Seas

There will also be Halloween events at Disney parks worldwide:

  • Disneyland Paris Resort – Halloween festivities return Oct. 1-Nov. 5, 2023, with the daily Halloween cavalcade at Disneyland Park and more. 
  • Hong Kong Disneyland – Halloween season returns September 15, 2023, with eerie entertainment, including the popular Let’s Get Wicked show and brand-new merch. 
  • Tokyo Disney Resort – The return of “Disney Halloween” from Sept. 15-Oct.31, 2023, brings parades, merch, and more. 
  • Shanghai Disney Resort – The Halloween celebration includes the return of special food items, pumpkin decorations. and more. 

New Disney Halloween Costumes and Merch

New spook-tacular products are swooping in for Halloween, including the Mickey Mouse Fab 5 Halloween Pumpkin Ear Headband and T-Shirt, a Glow in the Dark Loungefly Mini Backpack, plus a new Hocus Pocus Villain Spelltacular Spirit Jersey and Sanderson Sisters plush set.

And let’s be honest; it’s never too early to start thinking about Halloween costumes. This October, Encanto fans can dress up as their favorite members of the magical Madrigal family with new Delores, Luisa, and Bruno costumes. Plus, a new Moana costume will allow trick-or-treaters to share the spirit of aloha from door to door.

There’s no better way to show your love for the new “Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny” movie than by donning an Indiana Jones jacket and shirt, and those who favor Star Wars won’t want to miss the opportunity to channel The Force with the Legacy Dark Saber Set.

Speaking of the dark side, Disney Villains are always out in force for Halloween, this year in the form of Maleficent and Disney Villains tees, a Disney Villains Sinister Spoons game, and available for pre-sale starting April 27, 2023, the Disney Villains Darkness Descends Maleficent doll.

You can find all this Halloween merch (and more) on shopDisney. For details about the Halfway to Halloween treats at Walt Disney World and Disneyland, check out our Foodie Guide here:

Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party Highlights
Frightfully Fun Parade Multi-Angle POV during Oogie Boogie Bash at Disney California Adventure
Set sail for Halloween on the High Seas with Disney Cruise Line

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