National Geographic author and Disney expert Ken Bingham guides you through Disney's scariest event of the year, with tips for getting the best treats, meeting all your favorite characters, and finding Halloween adventure outside the parks.
Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party draws hordes of horrific celebrants every year, all of them jostling (usually in costume) for the ideal spot to watch the parades and the fireworks, the shortest line to grab an autograph or a photo op with their favorite spooked-up characters, and the fastest route to Disney's treat trails.
There's a lot to see and a lot to do during the five-hour party. By following Ken's advice, you will see it all and you will do it all, and you'll enjoy Mickey's Not So Scary as never before.
The tips in this frightfully helpful tutorial include:
Picking the best night to attend the party, based on crowd level, and how to score a costume on the cheap
Securing the absolute best viewing spots for the Halloween parades and fireworks, and where to see them even if you're not at the party
Forming a plan of attack for meeting the most characters while wasting the least amount of time in line
Making a beeline for the treat trails and candy stations, and how to exchange your candy for diabetic or gluten-free substitutes
Enjoying the scores of Halloween activities available at the other theme parks and at the Disney resort hotels
Plus dozens of annotated links to useful videos, websites, and podcasts to further your mastery of the party
Put in your fangs, pull down your fright wig, and shamble through Mickey's Not So Scary with ghoulish ease. Happy Halloween!