Disney After Hours Boo Bash

For 2021, Walt Disney World will host a NEW After Hours event for the Halloween season. Disney After Hours Boo Bash will bring spooktacular fun to Magic Kingdom!

Boo Bash Castle Lighting


Select Nights August 10 through October 31

  • August 10, 17, 20, 24, 27, 31
  • September 3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 21, 24
  • October 5, 8, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, 29, 31


9PM to Midnight

Select nights in August and September will run 9:30-12:30:

  • August 10, 17, 20, 24, 27, and 31, 2021
  • September 3, 2021

AllEars Tip: Though the Boo Bash starts at 9PM, guests with After Hours tickets will be able to enter Magic Kingdom as early as 7PM without a Park admission ticket and without a Disney Park Pass reservation.

Wristband Distribution within the Park

After Hours Boo Bash Tickets

Tickets for this event went on sale on June 15. Select Walt Disney World Resort hotel guests had an early purchase window beginning June 8.

  • Ticket prices will depend on the date of the event you’re attending. The range of pricing is $129 to $199.
  • Annual Passholders and Disney Vacation Club members will receive a $10 discount for August and September Boo Bash events.

Wristband Pick Up

If you’re in the Park when Boo Bash guests are able to start picking up wristbands at 7PM, you’ll be able to get yours at:

  • Tortuga Tavern in Adventureland
  • Monsters, Inc., Laugh Floor in Tomorrowland

If you’re arriving at Magic Kingdom at or after 7PM, you can get your wristband at the Park entrance.

Day-of tickets may be available at Guest Relations

Boo Bash Treat Stops and Snacks

Treat Stops

Guests attending the Boo Bash will find Mars Wrigley treats at six locations:

  • Ariel’s Grotto
  • Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Cafe
  • Pecos Bill
  • Pete’s Silly Side Show
  • Splash Mountain
  • Tiki Room
Look for these inflatable Treat Stop markers

Treats may include Dove Chocolates, M&Ms, Snickers, and more!


Allergy-Safe Options

Allergy-Friendly treats can be collected by picking up a teal treat bag (you’ll find them at Liberty Square Ticket Office), collecting teal tokens at Treat Stops, and returning those tokens to the Liberty Square Ticket Office near Hall of Presidents.


Once there, you’ll turn in your tokens to collect allergy-safe treats from free2b, Enjoy Life, and more! Cast Members are on hand to help you select treats that are safe for you. Click the image below to enlarge it and see what other options are available.

Allergy-Safe Treats

Complimentary Snacks

A limited selection of snacks are complimentary during After Hours parties. For the Boo Bash, we spotted bottled water, bottled soft drinks, boxes of popcorn, and frozen novelties.

Complimentary Snacks

Other Snacks

There are a couple of party-specific treats that you’ll pay a little extra for. These include the Foolish Mortal Funnel Cake at Sleepy Hollow…

Foolish Mortal Funnel Cake

…and the Apple Ginger Dale frozen drink at Golden Oak Outpost.

Apple Ginger Dale Frozen Drink

You may see other treats available just at the Boo Bash. On night one, we tried a Maleficent Churro from a Main Street churro cart…

Maleficent Churro

…and the Five Dozen Eggs Slushy at Gaston’s Tavern!

Five Dozen Egg Slushy

Be sure to keep your eyes peeled for special event treats advertised on placards.

Special Treat Placard

Rides and Attractions

Over twenty attractions and rides will be open during the Boo Bash. Enjoy these with shorter lines (and maybe some spooky additions).

    • Swiss Family Treehouse
    • The Magic Carpets of Aladdin
    • Jungle Cruise
    • Pirates of the Caribbean
    • Country Bear Jamboree
    • Splash Mountain
    • Big Thunder Mountain
    • Haunted Mansion
    • Prince Charming Regal Carrousel
    • Peter Pan’s Flight
    • “it’s a small world”
    • Under the Sea — Journey of The Little Mermaid
    • The Barnstormer
    • Dumbo
    • Mad Tea Party
    • The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
    • Seven Dwarfs Mine Train
    • Tomorrowland Speedway
    • Space Mountain
    • Astro Orbiter
    • PeopleMover
    • Buzz Lightyear Space Ranger Spin

AllEars Tip: When you enter the Park at 7PM, use the 2-2.5 hours before the Boo Bash officially begins to experience attractions that won’t be open during the party.

Character Sightings

Mickey’s Happy Halloween Cavalcade will feature Mickey, Minnie, Pluto, and friends!

      • 9:55PM and 11:25PM
      • Starts in Frontierland
      • 9:55 Cavalcade ends in Frontierland
      • 11:25 Cavalcade ends on Main Street
Minnie’s all dressed up for Mickey’s Happy Halloween Cavalcade

The Disney Villain Halloween Cavalcade will bring Gaston, Dr. Facilier, Jafar, and the Queen of Hearts to the park.

        • 10:30PM and 11:45PM
        • Starts in Frontierland
        • Ends on Main Street
Jafar and Facilier

Jack’s Nightmare Cavalcade will be led by Jack Skellington and include Sally and Oogie Boogie!

      • 10:40PM and 11:55PM
      • Begins in Frontierland
      • Ends on Main Street
Jack’s Nightmare Cavalcade

Maleficent’s Fiery Prowl will feature the villainess in her fire breathing dragon form!

      • 10:50 PM and 12:05AM
      • Begins in Frontierland
      • Ends on Main Street
Maleficent’s Fiery Prowl

Miscellaneous Character Sightings

      • Crystal Palace
    • Butterfly Piglet at Crystal Palace
      • Frontierland Balcony
    • Gideon and Honest John On the Frontierland Balcony
      • Pirates of the Caribbean
    • Pirate Goofy in Adventureland
      • Haunted Mansion
    • Madame Carlotta at Haunted Mansion
      • Pinocchio Village Haus

Performances by the Cadaver Dans

    • 9:40PM, 10:20PM, 11:05PM, and 12:10AM
    • In Frontierland
Cadaver Dans

Entertainment Locations

  • Tomorrowland DJ Dance Party — 9/9:30PM – Midnight/12:30AM
The Boo Bash DJ Dance Party


Guests of the event are allowed to wear costumes (no costume masks for those 14 and older). Disney World’s current policies about face coverings apply.

Costumes were on fleek on night one!

Boo Bash Decor

After Hours BOO BASH decor will incorporate the iridescent theme of Magic Kingdom’s 50th anniversary celebration as the celebration approaches on October 1. Expect to see Cinderella and her royal coach done with seasonal flare.

For the start of the Boo Bash season, we saw traditional Mickey-shaped pumpkins on Main Street, U.S.A., and projections in various locations throughout the Park.

Boo Bash Fireworks and Decor
Tomorrowland Projections