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Costume Guidelines for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

This year's Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party kicks off September 2 at the Magic Kingdom and so it seems like a good time to review the updated costume policy at the Walt Disney World Resort.

Dates Announced for 2016 Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Parties

Disney has announced the dates for this fall's Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at the Magic Kingdom. The first party is scheduled for September 2 and the party is held on select nights through October 31.

Metal Detectors Installed at All Four Walt Disney World Theme Parks

The Walt Disney World Resort has recently updated its security measures by adding metal detectors at the entrances to all four theme parks, banning the sale of toy guns, and prohibiting costumes on all guests over the age of 14.

Duffy the Disney Bear’s Best Friend ShellieMay is Coming to Walt Disney World Resort

While Duffy the Disney Bear might not be meeting guests at the Walt Disney World Resort anymore, his best friend ShellieMay is arriving on October 20 in merchandise form only. Guests will find several new ShellieMay merchandise items at select locations around the theme parks.

More Than 1,000 Original Disneyland Items Headed to Auction this Month

Disneyland Resort is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year and fans of the resort have a chance to bid on more than 1,000 original collectibles at the end of this month. The items headed to the auction block include cast member costumes, tickets, blueprints from the park, and even a skeleton from the original Pirates of the Caribbean attraction.

Á La Mode’ Costume Contest Honoring Fans’ Creativity Planned for D23 Expo

At the D23 Expo, fans often dress in costume to honor their favorite Disney movie, attraction, or character. And at this year's D23 Expo those fans and their creativity will be showcased at the first-ever A La Mode Costume Contest.

Autumn Brings Not-So-Scary Fun and Fairytale Princesses to the Magic Kingdom

Sure, summer is just beginning but it's never too early to think about fall at the Magic Kingdom, and this year promises to be a magical season.

World Showcase To Receive Updated Costumes

In what looks to be an effort to update Epcot's World Showcase, Disney Imagineers are hard at work designing new costumes for cast members at the pavilions.

It's reported guest feedback has indicated the Showcase is "somewhat dated" with the costumes being one of the "biggest issues." In order to remedy this and present a more current version of the world, Disney Imagineering is designing brand new outfits for the World Showcase.

Teen Tinker Bell Made to Change Clothes Before Entering Animal Kingdom

A teenager was recently denied entrance to Disney's Animal Kingdom. The reason? She was dressed like Tinker Bell.

Disney Store Halloween Costume Preview

October has arrived and Halloween decorations have started to crop up at the Disneyland Resort and in Walt Disney World. It should be no surprise, then, that the Disney Store has started to stock Halloween novelties and a brief preview of their 2010 Disney costume collection.

Costumes include choices for both adults and children; costumes include classic characters like Mickey and Minnie, Cinderella, Princess Jasmine and Peter Pan. Disney costumes, accessories and jewelry will help you turn your Halloween into a spooktacular affair!

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A Tale As Old As Time: Beauty and the Beast Costumes For Adults

After a couple of slim years where we had to shop elsewhere for Halloween gear, the Disney Store.com just launched a great new collection of costumes for adults! The new line by Disguise brings several movie favorites to life, and the hottest picks on the block this year are from Beauty and the Beast.

View Galactic Treasures At Star Wars Launch Bay

I've been meaning to write a post about Star Wars Launch Bay for quite awhile now, however there is so much great stuff packed into this space it was hard to know where to start. So - I'm going to let my camera do most of the talking on this one. I hope you enjoy this small peak into this intriguing Star Wars experience currently at Disney's Hollywood Studios.

Cuddle Up In Disney Kigurumi Halloween Costumes

It may be one of the cutest trends growing at pop culture conventions across the land, Cosplay Pajamas! These warm and snugly onesies are a whimsical combination of comfort and fun. Known as "Kigurumi" the trend has even spread to Disney fans with a range of characters from the Fab Five to The Hundred Acre Woods, to Infinity and Beyond!

Why Grown-ups Love Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party

Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party (MNSSHP) is a fun filled hard ticket event for all ages held at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom. Taking place on select nights during September, October, and November, party-goers are invited to enjoy a family-friendly romp through the night. Every year I'm asked if this is a good event for adults, and my answer is always a resounding "Yes!" If you love Halloween but can do without the anxiety, fear and gore " this is the party for you.

Saturday Style: A Modern Pocahontas

Now is the time of year that fashion loving Disney fans begin to plan their costumes for Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party. However if you don't want to go in all out costume, consider doing some closet cosplay and "Disneybounding" for some character inspired style. Today's fun ensemble is light as a breeze, and inspired by Disney's Pocahontas.

Wardrobe Tips For A Walt Disney World Vacation

Guests to Walt Disney World Parks dress in a variety of fashions, but the general atmosphere for the WDW "Resort Casual." Disney does have a brief list of prohibited attire that pretty much boils down to "this is a place for families to have fun together, there are many young children, use discretion and common sense." Disney suggests that Guests dress comfortably, wear good walking shoes at all times, and check the local weather report before leaving for the parks.

Saturday Style: Happliy Ever After

Today's pretty spring ensemble was put together as an homage to the stunning wedding dress in Disney's live action movie Cinderella. In the movie costume designer Sandy Powell "wanted the costumes to be bold and have an explosion of color as if it were a picture book," but the wedding dress had to embody modesty and pure heart of Cinderella.

Halloween Costume Ideas For Grown-up Disney Kids

It's that time of year where Disney loving Grown-ups show off their #DisneySide in Halloween finery. Whether plans your Halloween plans include a getaway to Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, or you're just passing out candy at home, we've found several costumes made to show that you're never too old for Disney.

Haunted Mansion Merchandise Arriving at Disney Parks, Plus a New Store Planned for Magic Kingdom

This year marks the 45th anniversary of Disneyland's Haunted Mansion attraction and to celebrate Disney is releasing a new line of merchandise on both coasts.

The new collection features more than 100 spooky items including apparel, home goods, accessories, and more.

Top 6 Tips for Getting Autographs at Walt Disney World

Once upon a time in the Magic Kingdom guests didn't wait in a five-hour long line to meet a Disney princess and her sister the Queen of Arendelle. Way back in the old days, it seemed as if the Disney characters were free to roam the Kingdom and no one needed FastPass+ to see them. Ah, the good old days.

Now that has all changed. When you visit Walt Disney World today, you not only need a FastPass+ to meet some characters, but you should also be armed with an autograph book, reliable pen, and a whole lot of patience.