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What’s This? Haunted Mansion Holiday Set To Open For Halloween Time!

Disney fans will be excited to learn that spooky season favorite, Haunted Mansion Holiday, is returning for Halloween Time at Disneyland Park this year! An instant success since its opening day in 2001, the highly anticipated attraction draws large crowds annually.

Located in Disneyland Park’s festive New Orleans Square, the Haunted Mansion is a coveted attraction for visitors seeking a ghostly thrill. Every year (except for 2020 due to COVID-19), the ride closes down for a few weeks, while it transforms into the even more sinister Halloween Town.

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Based on the movie, The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), the retheme provides an immersive experience for fans of the quirky tale. With larger-than-life appearances from the movie’s main characters: Jack Skellington, Zero, Sally, and Oogie Boogie, this attraction always gets Guests into the spirit of the season.

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Other rides revamped at Disneyland Resort for Halloween Time include Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission BREAKOUT!, Luigi’s Rollickin’ Roadsters, and Mater’s Junkyard Jamboree. Located inside Disney California Adventure Park, these attraction’s don new visuals, soundtracks, and ghoulish names during the fall.

Although tickets for Disneyland Resort’s annual Halloween party, Oogie Boogie Bash, have already sold out this year, a number of enjoyable offerings remain for folks looking to celebrate in style. Festive decor sets the mood, featuring a giant Mickey pumpkin in Disneyland Park and a headless horseman in Disney California Adventure Park.

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Music, characters, shows, and snacks with a Halloween twist, provide the perfect ambiance Guests crave during this time of year. Remember to wear your costume, and don’t be afraid to go all out! Disney fans aren’t shy about flaunting their eccentric garb on special occasions at the Parks.

Halloween Time returns to Disneyland Resort on September 2 and runs through October 31. Start planning your visit now; you won’t want to miss it!

About Christy Weinberg

Christy is a West Coast writer with a special place in her heart for Disneyland Resort and Aulani. Growing up near the Parks, she was an Annual Passholder for about twenty years, often frequenting the Resort several times per week. Though she recently moved to the Pacific Northwest, she carries the magic with her by writing about Disney and connecting with the Disney community on social media.