October park hours, Extra Magic Hours, and dates for MNSSHP announced!


#1

The hours for WDW’s theme parks and Extra Magic Hours for October have been announced, as well as dates for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween party this year. I found these on InterCOT (another Disney theme park website) earlier. Here is what they had listed:

[B]October Park Hours:

Magic Kingdom[/B]
October 1 – 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
October 2 – 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
October 3,4 – 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
October 5,6 – 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
October 7 – 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
October 8,9 – 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
October 10 – 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
October 11 – 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
October 12 – 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
October 13,14 – 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
October 15 – 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
October 16,17 – 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
October 18 – 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
October 19,20 – 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
October 21 – 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
October 22 – 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
October 23,24 – 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
October 25 – 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
October 26,27 – 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
October 28 – 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
October 29 – 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
October 30,31 – 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Epcot
Future World

October 1-31 – 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Special Hours
The following have different operating hours than the Park.

Leave a Legacy - 9:00AM-9:00PM
Mission: SPACE - 9:00AM-9:00PM
Soarin’ - 9:00AM-9:00PM
Spaceship Earth - 9:00AM-9:00PM
Test Track - 9:00AM-9:00PM
Electric Umbrella - 9:00AM-9:00PM
Coral Reef closes at 8:00PM
Garden Grill closes at 7:50PM
Sunshine Seasons - 11:00AM-9:00PM
Sunshine Seasons Bakery opens at 9:00AM

World Showcase
October 1-31 – 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Disney-MGM Studios
October 1-28 – 9:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
October 29-31 – 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Animal Kingdom

October 1-31 – 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Blizzard Beach

October 1-31 – 10:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.

Typhoon Lagoon
October 1-28 – 10:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.
Closes for Winter Refurbishment on October 29

DOWNTOWN DISNEY Marketplace:

Shops: Sunday - Thursday: 9:30am to 11:00pm
Friday - Saturday: 9:30am to 11:30pm
Restaurants: 9:00am - 11:00pm daily
Individual shop and restaurant operating hours may vary.

DOWNTOWN DISNEY Pleasure Island
Shops: 3pm - 1am daily
Clubs: 7pm - 2am daily
Individual shop, club, and restaurant operating hours may vary.

DOWNTOWN DISNEY West Side
Shops: Sunday - Thursday: 10:30am - 11:00pm
Friday - Saturday: 10:30am - 12 midnight
Restaurants: 11:00am - 12 midnight daily

Cirque du Soleil Theater
Shows at 6:00pm and 9:00pm Tuesday - Saturday
Dark Days Sundays & Mondays
Individual shop and restaurant operating hours may vary.

DisneyQuest
Sunday - Thursday: 11:30am -11:00pm
Friday - Saturday: 11:30am - 12:00 midnight

[B]October Extra Magic Hours:

Magic Kingdom[/B]
MORNING October 5,12,19,26
EVENING October 1,8,15,22,29

Animal Kingdom
MORNING October 2,9,16,23,30
EVENING October 6,11,18,25

Epcot
MORNING October 3,10,17,24,31
EVENING October 4,13,20,27

Disney-MGM Studios
MORNING October 7,14,21,28
EVENING October 2,9,16,23,30

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party
Magic Kingdom
September 29, October 2, 5, 6, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 26, 27, 30 & 31
Dress-up in costume and join the Halloween festivities by trick-or-treating in the Magic Kingdom with all your Disney friends.


#2

Here is a list of rides and attractions open during Extra Magic Hours for October 2006:

[B]EXTRA MAGIC HOUR MORNING ATTRACTIONS

Magic Kingdom[/B]
Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin
Cinderella’s Golden Carrousel
Dumbo the Flying Elephant
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
Peter Pan’s Flight
Space Mountain
Tomorrowland Indy Speedway
it’s a small world
Mickey’sPhilharMagic
Stitch’s Great Escape!

Epcot
Mission: SPACE
Soarin’
Spaceship Earth
Test Track
Living with the Land

Disney-MGM Studios
Muppet*Vision 3-D
Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith
Star Tours
The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror

Animal Kingdom
Discovery Island Trails
It’s Tough to be a Bug!
Pangani Forest Exploration Trail
Kilimanjaro Safaris

Blizzard Beach
All attractions are operational

Typhoon Lagoon
All attractions are operational

[B]EXTRA MAGIC HOUR EVENING ATTRACTIONS

Magic Kingdom[/B]
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin
Haunted Mansion
Magic Carpets of Aladdin
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
Mickey’s PhilharMagic
Space Mountain
Splash Mountain
Cinderella’s Golden Carrousel
Dumbo the Flying Elephant
Peter Pan’s Flight
Tomorrowland Indy Speedway
Stitch’s Great Escape!
it’s a small world
Pirates of the Caribbean

Wristbands can be obtained at the following Magic Kingdom locations;
The Castle Hub, Caribbean Plaza, Timekeeper Entrance, Riverboat Landing and the Seven Dwarf’s Mine.

Epcot
El Rio del Tiempo (Mexico)
Honey, I Shrunk the Audience
Journey Into Imagination With Figment
Living with the Land
American Adventure
Maelstrom (Norway)
Mission: SPACE
Soarin’
Spaceship Earth
Test Track

Wristbands can be obtained at the following Epcot locations;
The Main Entrance, Future World East Breezeway, Future World West Breezeway, International Gateway and World Showcase Plaza - Mexico.

Disney-MGM Studios
The Great Movie Ride
Muppet*Vision 3-D
Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith
Star Tours
The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
Voyage of the Little Mermaid

Wristbands can be obtained at the following Studios locations;
The ABC Theater, the Main Entrance area, Sunset Boulevard and Rock 'n Roller Coaster Courtyard.

Disney’s Animal Kingdom
The Boneyard
Dinosaur
Festival of the Lion King
It’s Tough to be a Bug!
Kali River Rapids (seasonal)
Kilimanjaro Safaris (seasonal)
Primeval Whirl
Triceratop Spin

Wristbands can be obtained at the following Animal Kingdom locations;
The Main Entrance area, Entrance to Asia, Near the Boneyard in Dinoland, It’s Tough to be a Bug, and the Harambe School in Africa.

Typhon Lagoon
Castaway Creek
Crush ‘n’ Gusher*
Gang Plank Falls
Humunga Kowabunga
Keelhaul Falls
Ketchakiddee Creek
Mayday Falls
Shark Reef
Storm Slides
Surf Pool
*Operates until dark

Wristbands can be obtained at the following Typhoon Lagoon locations;
The Main Entrance, Singapore Sal’s, the bridge next to Humunga Kowabunga, the bridge near Mayday Falls and Keelhaul Falls.


#3

Here are schedules for parades, fireworks, and other events at WDW in October:

[B]October Events

Magic Kingdom[/B]
Wishes Nighttime Spectacular
October 1, 3, 4, 7-9, 11, 13-15, 18, 21, 22, 25, 28, 29 – 9pm

Share a Dream Come True Parade
October 1-31 – 3pm

SpectroMagic
October 1, 3, 4, 8, 9, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29 – 8pm
October 7, 13, 14, 21, 28 – 8pm & 10pm

Epcot
IllumiNations!
October 1-31 – 9pm

Disney-MGM Studios
Fantasmic!
October 1-28 – 7:30pm
October 29-31 – 7pm

Disney Stars and Motor Cars Parade
October 1-28 – 4pm
October 29-31 – 3:30pm

Animal Kingdom
Mickey’s Jammin’ Jungle Parade
October 1-31 – 4pm

FUNAI Classic
Oct 19 - 22, 2006
The Classic features golf’s greatest pros challenging each other on Disney’s Palm and Magnolia Golf courses.


#4

Allearsnet http://www.allearsnet.com just posted the dates for Mickey’s No-So-Scary Halloween party and it appears that some of the dates were left off on InterCOT. Here are the complete MNSSHP dates for October 2006:

September 29, October 2, 5, 6, 10, 12, 16, 17, 19, 20, 23, 24, 26, 27, 30 & 31


#5

Thanks Kent! I have printed this to use for my plannning! You rock! :cool:


#6

Thanks for the info! It’s a bummer that Expedition Everest won’t be open during EMH (maybe they’ll change that-I hope!), and the water parks don’t appear to have EMH during Oct. Maybe because it’s almost the end of hot weather? hmmm…