Today Disney announced a series of surprises leading up to a full day of #HalfwaytoHalloween fun and Disney Parks announcements on Thursday, April 28!
The first of the #HalfwaytoHalloween surprises to materialize was a look at the dreadfully delicious Halloween-inspired eats and treats at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort. They're planning to release a Halloween-themed At-Home Planning Guide on April 26, 2022.
On April 27, 2022, there’s more to come during a special @DisneyParks Twitter Watch Party featuring a favorite film of the Halloween season on Disney+ (which you may be able to guess from our bewitching Blog theme). Bring your favorite snacks and join us live on Twitter on April 27 beginning at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. They'll also be sharing new Disney Halloween-inspired digital wallpaper art earlier in the day - created especially for the occasion.
During the big, daylong #HalfwaytoHalloween celebration on April 28, 2022, it’s nothing but treats as Disney shares several frightfully fantastic Disney Parks Halloween and other spooky announcements that you won’t want to miss. And then Disney will be your ghost host for a first-of-its-kind @DisneyParks TikTok Live beginning Thursday at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT. It’ll be the first time the account goes live from multiple Disney Parks locations, including Disney Cruise Line, featuring some spooky surprises. You can also expect some mummy-approved “shriek peek” surprises, a new Hocus Pocus Sanderson Sisters-inspired look for all Disney Parks channels, and much more.
During the #HalfwaytoHalloween celebration on Thursday, April 28, the Disney Parks blog is inviting guests at Disney Parks to Disney bound in outfits inspired by their favorite Disney Halloween character, film, attraction or theme – costumes are not allowed and please follow the attire guidelines at each Disney resort location. *
Be sure to keep checking the Disney Parks Blog each day throughout the week to stay updated on all of the eerily awesome Halloween-related announcements, experiences and updates during the biggest and best #HalfwaytoHalloween yet.
As April 28 approaches, we are soon-to-be halfway to Halloween! The Disney Parks Blog has compiled the delicious #HalfwaytoHalloween items that will be available across Disney Parks. See the return of favorites like the Sister’s Elixir Hot Cocoa Bomb at The Ganachery at Walt Disney World Resort or the Spooky Churro from California Churro at Disneyland Resort. And be on the lookout for some new tricks and treats from Gideon’s Bakehouse at Disney Springs, including exclusive trading cards to collect.
Downtown Disney District
Blue Ribbon Corn Dogs (available April 28 through May 1)
Cheddar Pickle Dog: The pickle dog sprinkled with cheddar cheese for a pop of orange to celebrate Halloween
California Churro (available April 27 through May 4)
Spooky Churro: A churro rolled in cinnamon sugar cut in half, drizzled with peanut butter and chocolate sauce, and topped with yummy peanut butter candy pieces in seasonal colors
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Walt Disney World Resort
Magic Kingdom Park
Sleepy Hollow (available April 28 through August 13)
Lady on the Gravestone 50th Chilling Chamber Pop: Citrus cake crumbs, raspberry buttercream, and blue crisp pearls (New)
Available at Liberty Square Popcorn Cart and Various Outdoor Vending Carts (available April 28 through May 1)
Jack Skellington Popcorn Bucket (Limit two per person, per transaction while supplies last)
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The Ganachery (available April 28 through May 1)
Sister’s Elixir Hot Cocoa Bomb: Dark chocolate cauldron filled with hot cocoa mix and marshmallows topped with an edible image of the Sanderson Sisters and a chocolate broom stirrer
Gideon’s Bakehouse (available April 28 through May 1)
Get an exclusive trading card during Halfway to Halloween. Each four and six cookie box will feature one of the sixteen cards, plus, be on the lookout for a bonus card for those waiting in line featuring Barnabas Mephistophelittle! (Limit of one per person while supplies last)
Pumpkin Spice Shadow Cakes: Chocolate-dipped spice cakes with a pumpkin buttercream filling (New)
Frankenstein Cake Slices: A three-layer chocolate cake covered in cookies and cream buttercream and loaded with M&M’s
Valentina Cake: Classic red velvet cake covered in a light and fluffy cookies and cream marshmallow buttercream
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Available at Various Outdoor Vending Carts in West Side (available April 28 through May 1)
Mickey Mummy Popcorn Bucket (Limit two per person, per transaction while supplies last)
Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa (available April 28 through May 1)
Hocus Pocus “Amuck” Cakes: Rich devil’s food cake with “peanut boo-tter” filling decorated to resemble all three Sanderson Sisters
Happy #HalfwaytoHalloween! Don’t forget to keep your eyes peeled on the Disney Parks Blog to join in on the celebrations.
* While we encourage creativity, we also value safety and good judgment. Please take a moment to read through the latest park rules and attire guidelines for your Disney resort destination when planning your Disney bound look.
Walt Disney World Resort Attire Guidelines
Disneyland Resort Attire Guidelines
(Note: All offerings are subject to change.)