What's Happening at Walt Disney World, October 13 - October 31, 2008

What’s Happening at Walt Disney World 10/6/08 – 10/31/08


General Information:


Magic Kingdom


Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party begins on select nights September 5th through October 31st:


Event Highlights:


Mickey's "Boo-to-You" Halloween Parade!

Trick-or-treating throughout Magic Kingdom® Park at numerous locations.

Happy HalloWishes fireworks spectacular — where the Disney Villains go trick-or-treating in the sky!

Characters decked out in their favorite costumes — so wear yours, too.

Some of the most popular Magic Kingdom® attractions.



Ticket Prices


Advance Purchase Price*

$42.95 + tax (Ages 3 - 9)

$48.95 + tax (Ages 10+)




Day-of Event Price

$49.95 + tax (Ages 3 - 9)

$55.95 + tax (Ages 10+)



Extra Magic Hours:

Morning dates: 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30

Evening dates: 10/6, 10/12, 10/20, 10/27




Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival - Cities in Wonderland



Presented by Vanity Fair® Premium Napkins

September 26, 2008 – November 9, 2008


Embark on an epicurean adventure as the 13th Annual Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival showcases the flavors of the world. Explore marketplaces featuring regional foods, wines, and beers. Learn from renowned chefs and winemakers at special programs and demonstrations, and sample the finest cuisine from around the globe. Savor the sizzling sounds of the Eat to the Beat concert series, presenting a stellar line-up of popular musical acts.


For more information, visit the hub at the Festival Welcome Center, where you'll also find the Festival Wine Shop, the Wonders Bar for champagne and wine, and the official book-signing location for celebrity chefs and authors. Venture inside the Stockpot shop and check out its marvelous merchandise, including the marketplace cookbook and a special festival edition of the Disney Gift Card, which provides a handy way to pay for so much fun at the Festival!






September 26, 2008 - November 9, 2008



International Marketplaces

Sample the authentic flavors of over 25 countries and regions as you take a tasty trip through World Showcase.



Special Exhibits

Explore fascinating cultural exhibits that feature fabulous cuisine, wine walkabouts, artisans and instructive culinary demonstrations from countries and regions throughout the world.



Eat to the Beat Concert Series

Give your taste buds a rest and groove to the sounds of your favorite musical acts live on stage at this nightly concert series.



Special Wine & Culinary Programs

Satisfy the gourmet within you at these exceptional dining experiences complete with delicious food, fine wine and great company.



Festival Dining Experiences

Epcot® and select Resorts

Indulge in sumptuous premium dining events prepared by some of the finest chefs in the world.



Fun for Families

Bring epicureans of all ages to these activities and exhibits that offer great fun and flavors for the entire family.



All presentations, appearances and events are subject to change.


Extra Magic Hours:

Morning dates: 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28

Evening dates: 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24


Disney’s Hollywood Studio’s


Extra Magic Hours:

Morning dates: 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25

Evening dates: 10/5, 10/13, 10/19, 10/26



Disney’s Animal Kingdom


Extra Magic Hours:

Morning dates: 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27

Evening dates: 10/8, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29









Ride Closures and other Refurbs:


Magic Kingdom :


Country Bear Jamboree closes on September 28th    for a lengthy rehab, and reopen on October 31st.




No closures reported.


Animal Kingdom:


Primeval Whirl closes for refurb on September 2nd and will not reopen until November 15th.


Disney’s Hollywood Studios:


No closures reported.


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