Disneyland Resort turns into a Halloween wonderland throughout October. Halloween events—some scary, some not—include seasonal decorations at both theme parks, a ghoulish version of Disneyland Park’s Space Mountain and a nightmarish makeover at the Haunted Mansion. In Tomorrowland, freaky ghouls amp up the scream factor at Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy. And of course, there’s the iconic Haunted Mansion, which is decked out as Halloween Town, hosted by Jack Skellington from Tim Burton’s classic film, A Nightmare Before Christmas.
Disney California Adventure Park gets its own Halloween makeover, too: Guardians of the Galaxy takes on a Monsters After Dark theme, while Cars Land’s 'Haul-O-Ween' zone features costumed characters and the morphing of Radiator Springs into Radiator Screams. For some seasonal music, visit Mater’s Junkyard, which is turned into Mater’s Graveyard JamBOOree.
Disneyland Resort offers spook-free options too, including a massive hand-carved Pumpkin Festival on Main Street, USA. Check out the strolling characters in their Halloween garb (including a fair share of Disney villains), and see a traditional skeleton display honouring Dia de los Muertos in Frontierland.
Insider tip: consider splurging on tickets to Mickey’s Halloween Party. Or join a Happiest Haunts Tour, where a 'ghost host' scares you with special pranks and adventures as you tour the parks throughout the Halloween season.