Amusement parks at Halloween time

Amusement parks at Halloween time

Children like to be scared… On the most terrifying party of the year, the amusement parks are doing everything to make them tremble with pleasure and howl with laughter throughout the month of October 2022.

the Monday, October 31, 2022, children will love dressing up as ghosts, witches and other devils to ring the doors of neighbors and declaim “a candy or life”! On the occasion ofHalloween and like every year throughout the month of October, the theme parks also play the game by offering atmospheres of joyful terror, for the pleasure of young and old.

Futuroween at Futuroscope

From October 22 to November 6, Futuroscope organizes Futuroween. Many places in the Park will thus take on a decor and a musical atmosphere of circumstances, like the creatures of Dr Froussard or the Vampire Rockets who will stroll through the paths of the park. The Rabbids will of course play the game by welcoming visitors in the morning. Almost a ton of pumpkins will adorn the lawns of the Park (provided by local producers, then cooked on site or offered to associations). Games of smoke, ephemeral decorations and dedicated soundtrack will also accompany you throughout the visit… To make the party complete, the children will be offered a few “circumstances” gifts at the entrance. Of the makeups will also be offered to children in the village of chalets, dotted with braziers. The “La Table d’Arthur” restaurant will rediscover the spirit of Halloween, with a themed meal in a “shivering” atmosphere Finally, throughout the All Saints holidays, Futuroscope will be showing the film by animation for all audiences “The Monster Family”. A horribly funny 3D adventure: on a trip to an amusement park, a witch casts a spell on them so that they are all transformed into abominable creatures! Pread information about www.futuroscope.com

Futuroween © Futuroscope

Halloween Festival at Disneyland Paris

The Disney Villains, otherwise known as Villains, come out of the shadows and invite themselves to the festivities of the 30th Anniversary of Disneyland Paris. They will take over Disneyland Park from October 1st! Bewitching encounters, mischievous atmosphere, terribly fun entertainment and attractions will be on the agenda for this celebration. And this year, two Disney Halloween Evenings will enchant Disneyland Park on October 29 and 31, 2022 until 2 a.m.!

For fun to be scared, Disneyland Park will be full of many Disney Villains (Maleficent, Captain Hook, The Queen of Hearts, Cruella…) who are already preparing for this celebration which will put them in the spotlight. This year also marks the return of Mickey’s Halloween Celebration, in its full configuration after two years of absence.. A frenzied cavalcade during which the Disney Characters, dressed in their most beautiful Halloween costumes, will celebrate the beginnings of autumn in a festive and colorful atmosphere. Mickey will also take pleasure in surprising visitors from his astonishing float “The Manor of Mickey’s Illusions” sheltering some mischievous spirits!

This year, at nightfall, ahead of Disney D-Light, the great success of the 30th Anniversary including a ballet of drones, and Disney Illuminations, the Disney Villains will have one last mesmerizing surprise for visitors: a Twilight with the Disney Villains. For those looking for thrills, Disneyland Paris is also the ideal place, with its attractions for young and old! The little ones will be able to show their courage in attractions such as “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” and “Alice’s Curious Labyrinth*, or in La “Dragon’s Lair*. As for the more daring, will they dare to (re)cross the gates of the famous “Phantom Manor* ? In this dilapidated residence, the phosphorescent specters feast and dance in the vast dining room without worrying about its visitors. Visitors can then go to the Walt Disney Studios Park, to tremble with friends with the famous “The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror*. Dizzying 13-storey falls, dark spaces and frightening specters: they will be transported to another dimension! More information on www.disneylandparis.com.

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halloween festival © Disneyland Paris

Fear in Parc Astérix: heading for the Catacombs!

From October 1 to November 6, 2022, Parc Astérix changes face with the unmissable event of the park: “Fear in the Park”. For this new season, Parc Astérix is ​​offering something new the curse of sirius and receives a disturbing visit to its docks from a ship that has been missing for almost a century. Its mysterious passengers, presumed to have been shipwrecked for so long, are already rejoicing at the idea of ​​dismounting to get to know the tender Gaulish visitors better. take over this scary new area. In the night version, 1 live DJ set will be held to make visitors and mysterious passengers dance in a dark atmosphere.

Also this year, Parc Astérix is ​​putting on the colors of autumn with 14 tons of pumpkins and 3,000 plants of corn and bales of straw installed in the paths of the Park and the hotels. To guarantee everyone the best experience, fear zones are delimited everywhere in the Park, thanks to traffic lights to inform of the degree of fear: Little thrill for the little ones, Moderate fright for the whole family and big terror for the more adventurous. The little ones will be able to walk along a route that looks like a living garden in La Forêt d’Idéfix. A whole plant world will be honored through creatures larger than life!

Haunted houses are also returning to the park. The catacombs is for the most daring visitors tempted by a dreadful expedition into the darkest part of the catacombs. Guided by a gravedigger to a secret entrance in the heart of a cemetery, they enter the haunted house through a large vault located in underground tunnels. The House of Fear allows lovers of strong emotions to face their greatest nightmares. They will embark on an initiatory journey to meet different mythical characters from Peur sur le Parc: the living dead, clowns, spiders or the famous “chainsaw man” will be there to welcome them.

Thanks to the Wrath of Anubisvisitors will be able to peruse the inventory of an ancient Egyptian collection and meet upset spirits who have been set free… Mission Lost will allow visitors to go on an expedition to the stars in search of the lost crew on a strange planet and the Fair of 6 scares to live 6 experiences through dances, stunts or games of all kinds. Finally, three days will be offered with a opening extended until 10 p.m. on October 1, 8 and 15. Six unmissable nights, requiring specific tickets, are organized on October 22, 28, 29, 30, 31 and November 5 until midnight. On the program for these nocturnes, the fire and percussion show Inferno where artists wield fire and pyrotechnic effects, the sound and light show on the emblematic facade of the Oziris attraction. More informations on www.parcasterix.fr

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Fear at Parc Astérix © Sylvain CAMBON

NigloWeen at Nigloland: thrills and thrills guaranteed

From October 1 to November 13, 2022, Nigloland Park celebrates Halloween like every year for 20 years! It’s the long-awaited period in the Dolancourt amusement park. While the magnificent forest of Aube is adorned with autumnal colors, Nigloland transforms and puts on its Halloween costume for the greatest pleasure of the whole family. Monsters, Skeletons, Witches…they all meet at Nigloland for the 20th anniversary of Nigloween. This year, Nigloween honors his family history with the terrible monsters of his circus. Indeed, the Gélis family, founders of the park, who have perpetuated the art of entertainment and attractions for 6 generations finds its foundation in the art of the circus. As a tribute to the circus and performing arts, Monsieur Loyal will invite himself and take control of Nigloween’s 20th anniversary. Every day during the All Saints holidays, visitors will be able to shiver at the terrifying new spectacle of the Scary Circusperformances by contortionists, acrobats and other surprises await young and old alike. On October 15 & 16 and every evening from October 22 to November 6, great fireworks will also surprise visitors with an enchanting sound and light show that will make the sky of Nigloween shine. Find out more at www.nigloland.fr

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nigloween © Nigloland

Dreadful Sea of ​​Sand

The park La Mer de Sable invite families to celebrate halloween from October 1 to November 6, 2022. Little scared or terrified, the children will see all the colors! But it won’t show under their ugly make-up and scary disguise! This year, Bill Le Macabre’s labyrinth in wood, from local forests, takes on the air of haunted trail. Will visitors, whether young or old, be able to solve Bill the Macabre’s puzzles and find the exit from his Labyrinth?

Adventure-filled attractions are transformed: discover the silver mountain train revisited for the occasion, the Train des Sables transformed into Train of Souls, the transformed attractions Mississi’Trouille or Chikachocottes! You can also discover the West City monstrous spectacle, Dia de los Muertos, inspired by the Mexican tradition. Children will be able to challenge the monsters to grimace contests and every day a mysterious character will designate the most awful visitors who will be rewarded. For the first time this year, the park will be open non-stop during school holidays from October 22 to November 6, but also every weekend from October 1 to celebrate Halloween in preview.. More info on www.merdesable.fr

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Mississi’Trouille © Sea of ​​sand

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