Visit Disneyland Park from September 6 to October 31 and look on in awe as the famous park grounds are transformed into a harvest wonderland filled with pumpkins, dark décor, themed rides and special appearances from everyone’s favorite Disney villains and foes. Mouseketeers can encounter Halloweentown’s Pumpkin King himself, Jack Skellington, at the Haunted Mansion Holiday; snap a pic with their favorite costumed characters; marvel upon the hundreds of hand-carved jack-o-lanterns lined along Main Street; and attend the Oogie Boogie Bash – A Disney Halloween Party.
4. Walt Disney World
For a family-friendly fright, boo-k your ticket for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Disney World from August 16 to November 1. Perfect for Disney fanatics looking for a friendly scare, Disney World’s most popular Halloween attractions include the Boo-to-You Halloween Parade, the Hocus Pocus Villain Spelltacular and Not-So-Scary Fun for Little Ones at the Storybook Circus.
5. SeaWorld San Antonio
For Halloween fun the whole family can enjoy, head to SeaWorld San Antonio where kiddos can hang with their friends at Sesame Street Bay of Play for trick-or-treating and a festive parade featuring 10 screaming-good floats that celebrate everything that’s great about this time of year. To be awed by creatures that go bump in the night (aka animals that go “meow” and “woof” in the night), don’t miss SeaWorld’s Halloween-themed Pets Ahoy show where your favorite furry friends are sure to amaze with their daring stunts and tricks.
6. SeaWorld Orlando
Half woman, half fish, mythical mermaids come to life on SeaWorld Orlando’s Trick-or-Treat Trail. Speaking of the Trick-or-Treat Trail, a Halloween adventure at SeaWorld Orlando means no shortage of sweets as candy stations are set up periodically throughout the park offering Swedish Fish, Smarties, Airheads and more to costumed youngsters along the way.
7. SeaWorld San Diego
One of San Diego’s largest fall festivals, SeaWorld San Diego’s Halloween Spooktacular is sure to get you in the spirit with its popular events and attractions like Clyde & Seamore’s Big Halloween Bash, a section of the park decorated to honor Dia de los Muertos and Manta Madness – the park’s double-launch roller coaster that gets a freaky makeover for the occasion.