Category Archives: Halloween

The Great Debate – Is The Nightmare Before Christmas a Halloween or Christmas Movie?

Happy Thursday Main Streeters! It seems we have skipped over Thanksgiving, and gone straight into Christmas mode. Personally, I’m not ready to let go of the Halloween season, who am I kidding, Halloween is every day for me. Like so many others who decorated for Halloween, much of my décor is Nightmare before Christmas themed, and a week into November, it’s still all up. After all, Jack Skellington is the Pumpk Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween Everyone! Boo to You! I hope you all enjoyed your Halloween season, it’s a favorite time for us here by Walt Disney World! I’ll miss those Mickey pumpkins when they’re gone, but I’m ready for the Christmas season at Disney too! That being said, lets get caught up for the week! As most of you know, this past weekend we worked the Spooky Empire convention. We started setting up Continue Reading

Disney Springs Cast Members’ Pets Are Dressed To Impress in Costumes Perfect for Halloween and Beyond

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Darcy Clark Earlier this month, Disney Tails at Marketplace Co-Op opened at Disney Springs. Featuring adorable outfits and accessories for your favorite four-legged friends, the new store inspired us to put the spotlight on some of the cutest pets around. Just in time for Halloween, we asked Disney Springs cast members to share pictures of their fur babies dressed-to-impr Continue Reading

Hocus Pocus Tour ~ See the Real Life Places Featured in the Movie!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… HALLOWEEN! Bring on the candy, costumes, parties, and best of all, the movies! One of the most beloved Halloween movies is Hocus Pocus, a tale of 3 sisters who were captured and hanged in Salem, Massachusetts who are resurrected 300 years later, that came out in 1993 and stars Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy, and Sarah Jessica Parker. For those who have watched the Continue Reading

Be the Pumpkin King with an Original Disney Carving Template

From the Disney Insider blog…Every year we are asked for Disney Pumpkin Templates for people to carve their pumpkin in a magical way.  This year the Disney Insider put out 5 new templates I haven’t seen before and wanted to share. Halloween is one of our favorite times to visit a Disney Park. We decided there was no better way to bring that special spooky feeling home with us than to create a series of Continue Reading

Do You Know….Disney Ghosts?

Here’s a fun little trivia game, how well do you know the Disney Ghosts? Whether they’re spooky or silly, over the decades Disney has created legions of phantoms and revenants and spirits of all kinds. See how well you know Disney’s ghostly gallery. 1)   Which historical pirate’s ghost starred in a Disney live-action film? A)   Blackbeard B)   Francis Verney C)   Henry Morgan D)   Captain Kidd 2) Continue Reading

Sheik or Shriek Pumpkin Topiary – Easy DIY Project

Happy Thursday Main Streeters. With less than a week until All Hallows Eve, it’s still not too late to decorate for the festivities. Today, I’m going to share with you an easy DIY project with a Disney twist that you can use to decorate your home for Halloween and even keep up through the Thanksgiving holiday. You’ll need a few things to build your topiary: Foam Pumpkins of various sizes (large, medium, smal Continue Reading

Cinderella’s Pumpkin Coach ~ Make Your Own!

Cute and easy to do! Fall is here, and I know people like to get ideas a little early on decorating and such. Here’s a cute idea from Disney Family, on how you can make your own Cinderella Pumpkin Coach! What You’ll Need White pumpkin with stem Pumpkin carving tools: knife, scoop, surface carver, awl Acrylic paint: pearly light blue, metallic gold Scraps of pink satin fabric Straight pins Floral stem wire: Continue Reading

Grim Grinning Ghost Cookies! What a Treat!

When the crypt doors creak and the tombstones quake, spooks come out for a swinging wake! Yes friends, it’s almost that time when all the spooks and ghouls descend upon us, and we get to throw those fun Halloween parties for friends, family, and obviously, the kids. So, what can you feed them that will leave a memorable impression with a Disney twist? Why, when those spooks show up to your Halloween party this ye Continue Reading

Return to Sleepy Hollow at Disney’s Fort Wilderness!

This past weekend we had the opportunity to attend the Return To Sleepy Hollow event at Fort Wilderness.  For those that don’t know, this event allows you the opportunity to meet The Headless Horseman.  This has been on my family’s bucket list for a very long time.  We absolutely love The Headless Horseman and it’s the main reason we go to the Halloween Party each year, just to catch a glimpse Continue Reading

Off TMSM – Stranger Things

Happy Thursday Main Streeters. Welcome back to the final OFF TMSM blog in the series for my spooky adventure over at Universal Studios’ Halloween Horror Nights (HHN). For the last two weeks, I have been taking you through the haunted houses I was able to cover during my visit. It is now the moment you have been waiting for, the most epic review of all – the headliner of all the horror houses, the standout among Continue Reading