DisFanChat Asks: Disney Halloween Edition

DisFanChat Asks: Disney Halloween Edition

This week’s Mouse Fan Mondays is going to be a bit different.  If you aren’t aware, VeraVise WOW Travel and Moment Mom also host a weekly Twitter party along with help from Nomad by Trade, MySoCalStyle, and The MouSeekers.  In light of the upcoming Halloween holiday, I thought we would highlight our recent Halloween in the Parks Twitter party .

Welcome to the first edition of  DisFanChat Asks! Let’s begin!

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DisFanChat asks: “Is going to MHP or MNSSHP worth the price of the tickets?”

Respondents said,

“If you are only going to the party, it is def worth it! There are lower crowds, rare characters, candy, villains.”

“I think it should be done at least once. Would do it again on a lower attendance night and/or with military or AP discount.”

“I sooo want to love parties. Been to both MNSSHP and MVMCP several times each. Just too much money for what you get for us.”

Another respondent decided to hit the high seas for Halloween,

“Ack! We are opting to NOT go this year... But only because we will be on the Disney Cruise Halloween on the High Seas the next day.”

The cost of the 2017 MNSSHP  is $94 for adults and $89 for children.  This would be in addition to the daily ticket price.  We recommend you only purchase party tickets on the day you attend.  The party begins at 7pm, but ticket holders are allowed entry at 4pm giving you extra time to enjoy the parks before the party without the cost of an additional ticket.  

For more information get this Party Guide.

Image of Disney Villains
By Leigh Caldwell [CC BY-SA 2.0]

DisFanChat asks, “Halloween seems to be all about the villains. Which is your favorite villain experience?

Respondents answered:

We met Dr. Facilier one year and last year my daughter had such a great time meeting Cruela De Vil”

“My son loved meeting Jafar!”

“Not necessarily a villain, but love the 7 dwarves meet and greet!”

In case you aren’t aware, the only way to meet all 7 Dwarfs is at either the MNSSHP or Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party.  

Family dressed as characters from Sword and The Stone pictured with the Seven Dwarfs at Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party
Moment Mom Family Meets Seven Dwarfs at MNSSHP 2017

DisFanChat asks, “Do you ride the rides during the party or just do the special stuff like parades and characters?”

Respondents said,

When I went, it was my honeymoon and I was pregnant so I waddled around to every candy stand and character I could find!”

“We try to do a little bit of everything, try not to miss all the party exclusive things! Characters in costumes, yes please!”

“Rides! When else can you walk on space/thunder mountain! It only took 3 candy stops to fill our bag and we fit in parade/fireworks too!”

“A bit of both. First time we did all the special stuff. Next time we concentrated on rides because we hardly get to go to WDW”

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We recommend that families do try to do a little bit of both. After all, you paid extra for the exclusives!

The opportunity to eat special treats for my food allergic kids makes the snacks especially important.  One respondent in the Twitter party advised that the family eat a good meal before attending the party because, otherwise, they will be all sugared up. But, I'm pretty sure that's what it's all about, right? Haha

The parades at the parties are definitely worth your time as are the special character meets that you can’t have otherwise.  

A Few More Tips and Tricks

Need a few more good reasons for why you should consider visiting a Disney Park during Halloween? 

Lost In This Whole World has a few ideas.

Can't go this year? Want to know how to bring Disney Halloween home?

The Mouseekers  has some advice on keeping a Disney Halloween at home!

Finally, ever wonder what it’s like to celebrate Halloween on the High seas?  

TravelPlusFamily shares a post from her very recent journey out on the sea during this spooktacular season!  

Connect With Disney Fans and Bloggers

Love a good Scavenger hunt?

Have an Instagram account?

We invite you to like both The Moment Mom’s and DisFanChat Instagram accounts where we are following along as The Moment Mom and her family enjoy this year’s Halloween season in the WDW parks.

Image of Moment Mom at MNSSHP
Moment Mom and Family at MNSSHP 2017

More Ways To Share on Facebook

Do you enjoy Twitter parties?

Do you blog?

Are you a raving fan?

Help us plan our Twitter parties and have your Disney blog be recognized at the same time!

Join our Facebook Group for planning the Twitter party and like our DisFanChat Facebook page for all the latest DisFanChat news and events.

Join the DisFanChat Party

We hope you have enjoyed this sampling of what our DisFanChat Twitter parties are like and we invite you join us every Tuesday night at 6pm PST/9pm EST for the fun!  We would love to interact and get to know all you Mouse Fan’s and DisFans!! 

Upcoming DisFanChat Topics Include:

  • What Makes Disney So Magical?
  • Dapper Days at Disney
  • Halloween Disney Costume Shares
  • Much more

Be sure to use #disfanchat to join in!  Not sure how to do that? Keep reading!

How To Participate In A Twitter Party:

  • Simply log into to your Twitter page
  • Type the relevant # in the search bar. In our case #disfanchat
  • Scroll to the top of the page and click the link that says “Latest” in order to keep up with the last posts
  • Reply to the questions as they are posted and enjoy the “chatter” that happens around each.
  • Don’t worry if you get “behind” arrive “late” or feel like you are lost.  Just hop in, meet and follow other Disney friends and fans, and have fun!  After a few parties, you will get the swing of it!

Don't Forget To Drop Your Link On Mouse Fan Mondays Blog Hop

Don’t forget to share your links in the Blog hop link up below and tell others about our Mouse Fan Mondays and our Tuesday DisFanChat Twitter parties.

Don’t forget to share your links in the Blog hop link up below and tell others about our Mouse Fan Mondays and our Tuesday DisFanChat Twitter parties.

8 thoughts on “DisFanChat Asks: Disney Halloween Edition

  1. Had an amazing time at MNSSHP this year! Love the Halloween Round-Up you have and the great advice from the #DisFanChat twitter party. Thanks for sharing on #MouseFanMondays

  2. MNSSHP is on my bucket list. We almost went this year but it worked out better with our schedule to go to Disneyland in August. So we’ll have to wait for another year. #MouseFanMondays

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