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The Bear’s Den Resort Orlando Blog Fall Fun in Orlando

From food and wine festivals to award-winning Halloween events, fall in Orlando is an unmatched time of frights, fun, and food. Covering the best of the Orlando fall events, this blog will spell it all out for you. Enjoy!

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

Happening on select nights from August 12 to October 31, 2022, Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party is a special ticketed event at Disney’s Magic Kingdom Park! Perfect for all ages, this fan-favorite celebration allows you to come to the kingdom in costume for a night full of delicious treats, enchanting entertainment, and exciting attractions (some with event-only Halloween overlays). You won’t want to miss it!
Main Street at the Magic Kingdom during Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party
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Experience Space Mountain in complete darkness! Watch the sky materialize with the dazzling Disney’s Not So Spooky Spectacular fireworks. Treat yourself with party exclusive snacks. Join the Hocus Pocus sisters for a spell-binding show. Enjoy the beloved Boo To You Parade… and so much more! Best of all, this event ensures low crowds, so you won’t be waiting in long lines, you’ll just be celebrating the spirit of the season.

Epcot’s International Food and Wine Festival

If you want a break from the Halloween happenings, a visit to Epcot’s International Food and Wine Festival is a must-do – happening July 14 to November 19, 2022. Try amazing food from all over the world as you enjoy all Epcot has to offer, including amazing attractions, such as the all-new Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind!
Sign for the EPCOT Food and Wine Festival in front of Spaceship Earth
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Along with food and attractions, experience local talent and beloved bands at the Eat to the Beat concert series, meet beloved Disney characters, play Remy’s Hide and Go Squeak Scavenger Hunt, and so much more!

Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights

Halloween Horror Nights, the World’s Premier Halloween Event, takes place on select nights from September 2nd to October 31st, 2022. Recommended for those 13 and older, this absolute show-stopper event is not for the faint of heart. Thrill seekers and horror lovers will be right at home as they navigate through 10 all-new haunted houses, including the highly anticipated ‘The Weeknd: After Hours Nightmare’, based on the solo artist’s latest album.

There are also delicious snacks, select attractions open, amazing shows, a nighttime spectacular, and more. It is the world’s premiere Halloween event for a reason.

Universal Orlando Halloween Horror Nights entrance
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SeaWorld Orlando’s Howl-O-Scream

Back for its second year, SeaWorld’s Howl-O-Scream happens on select nights in September and October. Intended for mature audiences, this event is quickly becoming a Halloween staple with haunted houses, nighttime coaster rides, scare zones, live shows, spooky snacks, and more.
Man dressed up as a witch doctor for Halloween
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Mortem Manor

This year-round haunted house in Kissimmee is the perfect Halloween adventure! “Journey through Mortem Manor, two floors of an old victorian themed haunted attraction filled with scares, thrills, and fun. Featuring live actors, animatronics, and state-of-the-art special effects.” It is named one of the scariest haunted houses by the travel channel, so enter if you dare.
Exterior of a Victorian themed haunted house
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The Haunted Road

Returning for its third year, The Haunted Road is a drive-through Halloween event that takes you and your vehicle on the spookiest of adventures. It is the perfect Halloween happening for those who want to be immersed for one worthwhile story in the comfort of their own car. Watch their website and social media for more details.
Two people in a car looking at a zombie in the road
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As you can see, there is so much fall fun to be had in Orlando. Book a stay at The Bears Den Resort Orlando and start planning your autumn adventures!

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