Haunted Mansion Iris

What’s This? Everything You Need to Know About Haunted Mansion Holiday

By Savannah Salazar

Season’s screamings! Holiday cheer is in the air, and spirits are high, especially at Haunted Mansion Holiday—where the Pumpkin King Jack Skellington and company have gathered for their yearly haunt. Inspired by Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas, the classic attraction, which is celebrating a “Mostly Ghostly” 50th anniversary…

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Our Favorite Disney Characters Who Wore Scary Good Halloween Costumes

By Jocelyn Buhlman

We look to Disney films for a variety of reasons—whether we need some inspiration, a feel-good moment, or a dramatic song to belt out in the shower—but, have you ever considered consulting a Disney character for Halloween costume inspiration? No, we don’t mean donning a princess dress to channel Cinderella or trading your legs for a tail to…

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Tiki Mug Iris

A Mug’s Life: How the Halloween Trader Sam’s Mugs Are Created

By Charles Price

Trader Sam’s Halloween Tiki Mugs have grown in popularity every Halloween Season at the Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World Resort since the first “Mahaloween” in 2014. Creating these fun and detailed tiki mugs is a collaborative process. Here, we explore that process with two Cast Members on the Disneyland Creative Design Team, Marcus…

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Zero Marshmallows - iris

Zero Marshmallows Recipe

Enjoy this deliciously amazing recipe from our friends at Disney Family! Find recipes, crafts, and more at DisneyFamily.com.

It’s no secret that fans of Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas love Jack Skellington’s faithful sidekick, Zero. We’re celebrating the spookiest time of year with a treat you can enjoy from now through winter—Zero…

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Disney 2018

Every Magical Disney Moment from 2018

By the D23 Team

Cinematic Sensations
We tessered, broke a Kessel Run record, went on another adventure beneath the trees of the Hundred Acre Wood, and tripped more than a few lights fantastic. All of that just in one year! There’s no doubt that 2018 has been one for the books starting off the year in a novel way by bring Madeleine L’Engle’s A Wrinkle in…

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Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas

6 Terror-ific Stories from the Crew of Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas

By Justin Arthur

 A quarter century after Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas made its debut, the D23 team caught up with some of the delightfully twisted minds who brought the holiday classic to life. These “masters of fright” were kind enough to regale us with some bewitching memories from the making of the film. Let’s return to Halloween Town,…

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Spooktacular Fanniversary crafts nightmare board game

Jack and Sally’s Ghoulish Adventure Game Instructions

What you will need:

Heavy printer paper
Tape
Glue stick
Scissors
Download the game instructions

Kids, have a grown-up help you with the scissors and glue.

To make the game board:

Print out the page onto heavy printer paper.
Cut away the white paper around the board
Securely tape the two pieces together where shown.

To make the…

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Spooktacular Fanniversary nightmare notebook covers

GHASTLY GOOD Spiral Notebook Covers

What you will need:

Spiral notebook
5 x 11 inch sticker paper
Scissors
Ruler
Download Notebook Covers

 Kids, please have a grown-up help you with the scissors.

Instructions:

Measure the cover of the spiral notebook with a ruler.
Print the cover onto sticker paper.
If the measurements are less than 8 x 10.5 inches, trim away the…

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