Disneyland unveils Halloween theme for Space Mountain
Disneyland will add a â€œhauntedâ€ overlay to Space Mountain and a fireworks â€œspooktacularâ€ for the Halloween season, theme park officials said.
The â€œHalloween Timeâ€ event, which runs from Sept. 25 through Nov. 1, is included in the price of admission to the Anaheim theme park.
The â€œGhost Galaxyâ€ Space Mountain overlay, which originally premiered at Hong Kong Disneyland in 2007, features a new soundtrack and ghostly and ghoulish projections inside the darkened roller coaster building, according to Screamscape.
The Halloween-themed fireworks show, hosted by â€œMaster of Scaremoniesâ€ Jack Skellington of â€œNightmare Before Christmasâ€ fame, will include nods to Disney villains.
Many of thoseÂ villains â€” Cruella de Vil (â€101 Dalmatiansâ€), Captain Hook (â€Peter Panâ€) and Queen of Hearts (â€Alice in Wonderlandâ€) â€” will also be wandering the theme park, signing autographs and passing out treats.
Across the way at Disneyâ€™s California Adventure, â€œMickeyâ€™s Trick-or-Treat Partyâ€ will run on Oct. 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23 and 28-31. The separate-admission event â€” which includes games, music and a Disney characte