6 Must-Do’s During the Fall and Halloween Time at Disney World

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The fall time at Disney World is special. The Parks are transformed with decoration and subtle spooky vibes, giving Guests an entirely new experience from a regular day at the Park. For Halloween, Disney World puts on Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, which is just one way to celebrate the fall season. Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom, and even Disney Springs all offer fun experiences during the fall.

With fall just around the corner, Disney released a list of six things to experience during the fall season. While you’re planning your next trip to Disney World, use these opportunities to help plan your vacation. So pack your best Halloween costume, get ready for limited-time sips and bites, and most of all, enjoy the magic of Disney Parks during the fall season. Mickey Mouse is waiting to celebrate with you!

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6 Must-Do’s at Disney World

Disney has so much to offer throughout the year. During this fall season, there are many new experiences to try just in time for Halloween.

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

This frightful experience begins on August 11 and will run through to November 1, 2023. The special ticket party is held at Magic Kingdom on select nights. Guests can look forward to enchanting entertainment like Mickey’s Boo-To-You Halloween Parade, Trick-or-treat in the Park, and “Devilishly Delightful Additions,” as Disney writes. To enter the Park, Guests must have a Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party ticket, with prices starting at $109 for adults. The event will start at 7 p.m. and end at midnight.

Festive Fall Decor

Snap a selfie with the limited-time decor featured in Magic Kingdom, all throughout Main Street, U.S.A. Guests can take in the fall foliage and autumn-themed details. It will be pumpkin and scarecrows galore, “making it the perfect fall photo backdrop,” Disney writes.

Disney Halloween

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EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival

Take your tastebuds around the world with EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival. Now through November 18, Guests can indulge in this experience at EPCOT World Pavilion. While enjoying your favorite attractions, experience all new sips and bites, along with 30 Global Marketplaces throughout EPCOT. Try the Pickle Milk Shake from Brew-Wing Lab or an entirely new snack like Curry-Spiced Crispy Cheese at the Indian Marketplace.

Halloween Merchandise

Didn’t bring your Halloween attire? No worries, Disney has you covered with all new Halloween merchandise. In the Parks and on shopDisney, Guests can purchase sweatshirts and costumes for the fall events. Releasing on August 7 is an entirely new line, including backpacks, glassware, jerseys, and so much more.

Haunted Happenings

Magic Kingdom isn’t the only place celebrating fall! Disney Springs, as well as the Resorts, are offering up some fun experiences. Find live music at Disney Springs, fall-themed menus at Disney Resorts, special Halloween drawings at The Animation Experience in Animal Kingdom, and seasonal dining at Hollywood Studio’s Hollywood & Vine.

Disney Halloween

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Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend

A fun way to celebrate Disney this spring is with a Disney marathon! Disney offers the experience through runDisney, kicking off November 2 through November 5. Upon finishing the race, Guests participating can party the night away in EPCOT with after-hours access.

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Will you be visiting Disney World during the fall season?

About Sarahfina LoFaso

Sarahfina is an author, and adjunct professor with a passion for writing and of course, all things Disney! Cinderella is her favorite princess and movie, both the animated and Rodgers & Hammerstein’s 1997 version. In close second place is Hercules, tied with Saving Mr. Banks. Sarahfina enjoys writing about the history of Walt Disney and all the parks, along with food, dining, and resorts. Her favorite ride is the Tower of Terror, and her favorite restaurant right now is the San Angel Inn, in EPCOT. Most importantly, her must-have snack every Disney trip is the controversial turkey leg, because it reminds her of her family trips as a kid with her grandparents.