ANAHEIM, Calif. (Sept. 7, 2011) â€“ The spirit of Halloween Time will invade Disneyland Resort this fall with Disney villains, Mickey Mouse and his friends in Halloween costumes, along with the seasonal transformations of Haunted Mansion into Haunted Mansion Holiday and Space Mountain into Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy. Halloween Time at Disneyland Resort begins Friday, Sept. 16, and will continue through Halloween, Monday, Oct. 31. View attachment 9336 The after-hours Mickeyâ€™s Halloween Party, a separate-ticket event* which has become an annual highlight of Halloween Time for trick-or-treating families, will take place in Disneyland park on 10 special Monday, Tuesday and Friday nights: Sept. 30 and Oct. 3,7,11,14,18,21, 25, 28 and 31. Tickets are available at Disneyland.com/halloween. Mickeyâ€™s Halloween Party invites adults and children to dress up in costume and trick-or-treat at the resort. These party participants can also â€œmix inâ€ with regular Disneyland guests for three hours prior to the start of Mickeyâ€™s private bash. Highlights of Mickeyâ€™s Halloween Party include: Newly themed dance party: Guests can mix, mingle and dance with some of their favorite Disney characters at the new â€œPiratepaloozaâ€ at Rancho del Zocalo Restaurante. The popular â€œBuzz Lightyearâ€™s Intergalactic Space Jamâ€ returns to the Tomorrowland Terrace for more dancing fun. New character photo locations: Guests will meet Stormtroopers at Tomorrowland, Phineas & Ferb at Plaza Gardens Stage, and Duffy the Bear in his pumpkin attire at Town Square, Main Street, U.S.A. Eight additional photo locations feature princesses, Disney villains and more Disney and Pixar pals. The special opportunity to play in Disneyland for three hours before the party starts Trick or Treating â€“ candy and healthy treats in the ultimate Disney neighborhood The â€œHalloween Screamsâ€ fireworks spectacular, hosted by â€œMaster of Scare-omoniesâ€ Jack Skellington (presented exclusively for guests of Mickeyâ€™s Halloween Party) â€œMickeyâ€™s Costume Partyâ€ cavalcade, performed twice nightly An opportunity for everyone in the family to attend the park in costumes Nearly all the favorite Disneyland rides and attractions View attachment 9334 Tickets purchased in advance for Mickeyâ€™s Halloween Party are $49 most days, while tickets purchased on the event days are $59. All tickets to Mickeyâ€™s Halloween Party on Friday, Oct. 28, and Halloween Night, Monday, Oct. 31, are $64. Favorite Disney characters, including Mickey himself, will dress up in fun, fall costumes. Itâ€™s the ideal environment to eat special holiday treats, play interactive games, listen to â€œspiritedâ€ music and watch a nightly character cavalcade that celebrates the season. For Halloween fun at Disneyland, guests will enjoy Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy in Tomorrowland. The experience begins as a typical Space Mountain adventure, but suddenly launches voyagers into a haunted section of the universe. Ghosts appear out of the starry darkness and swirling galaxies of Space Mountain, reaching out as if to grab guests as they speed through space. The exhilarating drops and curves of the journey are punctuated by piercing screams, creepy sound effects and haunting music. Jack Skellington also returns to take over the Haunted Mansion and bring back Haunted Mansion Holiday to New Orleans Square in Disneyland. Transformed to a mix of Halloween spookiness and Christmas tradition, Haunted Mansion Holiday is inspired by the classic animated film â€œTim Burtonâ€™s Nightmare Before Christmas.â€ Jackâ€™s return to the Haunted Mansion includes the traditional Halloween/Christmas gingerbread house in the Mansion Ballroom, with some special spooky surprises in this yearâ€™s design. View attachment 9335 Halloween Time offers frightfully delightful fun for children and adults. For spine-tingling fun, drop in at The Twilight Zoneâ„¢ Tower of Terror at Disney California Adventure park, where a â€œsupernaturalâ€ event happened on Halloween evening, 1939, forever haunting the building. Main Street, U.S.A. in Disneyland is transformed for the Pumpkin Festival. More than 300 pumpkins will be on display and none of them are the same! Visitors to Big Thunder Ranch in Frontierland will find ranch animals, pumpkin carvers, Halloween dÃ©cor and activities for youngsters. Meeting Disney characters will be easier than ever as Disney villains gather to plot Halloween mischief at â€œitâ€™s a small worldâ€ Mall in Disneyland, while other characters in spooky attire greet guests in Town Square, Main Street, U.S.A. Rancho del Zocalo in Frontierland will honor Dia de los Muertos/Day of the Dead with traditional skeleton figures on display Sept. 16 through Nov. 2. Special Halloween treats will be available in Disneyland, including menu items such as Zeroâ€™s Ghostly Ghoulash, served in a dog dish in honor of Zero.