2017 Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party Nights



The MNSSHP hard ticket, after-hours event is expanding from 29 nights in 2016 to 32 evenings this year, spanning four months!

2017 Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party will be held on:

August 25 and 29th

September 1, 7, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26 and 29

October 1, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19, 20, 22, 24, 26, 27, 29 and 31

November 1st


Main Street USA on MNSSHP party nights.

MNSSHP party details:

Hours: 7:00 pm – Midnight

2 Boo To You Parades:  at 8:15 pm and 10:30 pm

HalloWishes Fireworks: at 10:15 pm


And, don’t forget about the upcoming Spooky Days in the Magic Kingdom Park, September 22-23, 2017!

Spooky Days at MK 2017



Cast Member ticket pricing: $51.80

Cast members can buy discounted tickets at the Company D store for Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party at a 30% discount off of general ticket prices for the public.

$51.80 for cast members!

The ticket prices are good for the earlier party dates in August and September, which is wonderful as those are the less crowded nights.

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Nobody decorates for the holidays – any holiday! – like Disney!  🙂

CP Tip:  The party starts at 7pm, but Disney let’s guests wearing costumes in for the party starting at 4pm. (Normally, adult guests may not wear costumes in the parks.)  Come early and plan on staying until midnight!

Plan on being at MK all day:  Plan on going to the Magic Kingdom in the morning and storing your costume in the lockers near the entrance.  At 4pm, change into your costume and have your photo taken on Main Street before the crowds arrive at 7pm!

Everyone arriving in costumes for the evening.

2016: Everyone arriving in great costumes for the party.

Special party lighting on Main Street USA.

Special MNSSHP party lighting all along Main Street USA.

After dark fun!

Having after dark fun in our costumes!  PhotoPass on Main Street.

Characters everywhere!

Characters in special costumes everywhere!

We love the Boo to You parade!

We love the Boo to You parade!

The parade smells like candy!

The parade smells like candy corn!

Caroline loves the Disney villians!

Caroline loves the Disney villains!  They are out in force during the party.

Got to meet all 7 dwarves!

Got to meet all 7 dwarfs during the MNSSHP party!

Castle in Halloween colors.

Cinderella Castle in Halloween colors with “fog” rolling in.  (This is our favorite castle color at night!)

Spooky music and lighting and fog throughout the Magic Kingdom.

Midnight:  Spooky music and lighting and fog throughout the Magic Kingdom on party nights.

Have a magical time!

Watch out for the headless horseman who leads the Boo To You Parade each evening!!

The Headless Horseman leads the Halloween Parade.

The Headless Horseman leads the Boo To You Halloween Parade.  🙂

Main Street USA is so pretty during the fall!

Main Street USA is so pretty during the fall!


Special Treats are available during the Halloween season!

Map for the 2016 MNSSHP treat stations is below.  Disney provides the treating candy bags for free! Expect 2017 to have 13 – a lucky number! – trick-or-treating candy stations too!


2016 MNSSHP details


13 Candy Stations for trick-or-treating.  Have fun!

One final party note!

There are new, expanded costume rules!  Please plan your party costume accordingly!

Come Dressed for the Occasion

Looking forward to dressing up for the occasion? Learn about costumes you can wear to this event—and some you can’t too.Before you brew up ideas for your next disguise, please take a moment to read over our official costume guidelines at Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party:


  • Disney reserves the right to deny admission to or remove any person wearing attire that is considered inappropriate or attire that could detract from the experience of other Guests.
  • All Guests may dress as their favorite character, but may not pose for pictures or sign autographs for other Guests.
  • Costumes must be family-friendly and may not be obstructive, offensive, objectionable or violent.
  • Costumes may not contain any weapons that resemble or could easily be mistaken for an actual weapon.
  • Costumes may not contain sharp objects, pointed objects or materials that may accidentally strike another Guest.
  • Guests who do not adhere to these guidelines may be refused entry into, and/or removed from, unless his or her costume can be modified to meet the above standards.


  • Costumes and some masks may be worn, as long as the mask does not cover the entire face and eyes are visible.


  • Layered costumes or costume props that surround the entire body are strongly discouraged and may be subject to additional security screening.
  • Costumes may not reach or drag on the ground. (e.g., full-length Princess dresses)
  • Capes may be worn if the length does not go below the waist.
  • Themed T-shirts, blouses, sweatshirts and hats are acceptable.
  • Acceptable accessories include: transparent wings, plastic light sabers, toy swords and tutus. Headwear may be worn as long as it does not cover the face.
  • Masks of any kind may not be worn.


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10 thoughts on “2017 Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party Nights

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  2. Dallas says:

    Historically, are the Company D discounted tickets for MNSSHP available only to FL based CMs? Or could my CM friend who lives/works in California get discounted tickets at the Anaheim Company D location for his Florida trip this fall?


    • The discounted MNSSHP tickets are only available at the Company D stores at Disney World.

      He could call and talk to them, but I don’t think you can purchase them over the phone.

      The Anaheim Company D only sells the Disneyland Halloween Party tickets.

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  3. Thia says:

    When will the 2017 MNSSHP tickets for CM’s be listed? Thank so much!


  4. Thia says:

    According to WDW website the HalloWishes Fireworks will be at 10:15pm.
    The Happy HalloWishes Dessert Party is set for 9:15pm.


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