A Swinging Wake Special Event Celebrates 50 Years of Disneyland’s Haunted Mansion

In honor of 50 years of Disneyland’s iconic Haunted Mansion, fans in California are hosting a special one night event, A Swinging Wake. Guests are invited to join the fun in their corruptible mortal state as Haunted Orange County celebrates a half-century of the Haunted Mansion.

What’s happening:

  • This fall, fans of the Haunted Mansion attraction are invited attend A Swinging Wake where they’ll get gleefully ghoulish to celebrate 50 years frightful fun.
  • This special one night event will held on ​September 28, 2019 at the Spring Field Banquet Center 501 N. Harbor Blvd. Fullerton, CA.
  • Free parking is available in the event center parking lot located directly behind the venue.
  • General Admission tickets are $149 per person and include host assigned seating in dining room.
  • The evening will feature:
    • A buffet style dinner
    • Special performances
    • Cosplay Contest
    • Presentations by:
      • Legendary Disney Imagineer, Bob Gurr
      • Animatronic pioneer Garner Holt
      • YouTube personality Justin Scarred
      • Kat Cressida voice of Black Widow Bride
  • Guests can also upgrade to their ticket to the Ghoulish Delight Mix & Mingle prior to the regular event.
  • Additionally, tickets are available to sit the presenter’s tables. Includes priority dining and an event keepsake. Seating is very limited.
  • Ghoulish Delight Mix & Mingle doors open at 6pm.
  • General admission doors open at 7pm.
  • This event is open to all foolish mortals and will be offered by friends of Haunted Orange County.

Dinner Menu:

  • Chicken Florentine with Ginger Honey Glazed Carrots, Red Rose Potatoes and Luxembourg Salad
  • Ice tea, lemonade, soft drinks coffee & assorted teas
  • Guests with dietary restrictions may indicate that at check-out

Cosplay Contest:

  • ​Join the the gang of wall to wall creeps for the Haunted Mansion Cosplay Contest!
  • Contestants must materialize as their favorite HM character and register at check-in.
  • Prizes for first, second and third place to be announced.

​SwingTown Band:

  • Dance with ghoulish delight to the musical stylings of SwingTown Band, a full ensemble combining big-band swing with popular R&B, disco, and rock & roll dance music.
  • SwingTown can be seen regularly at Disneyland’s Royal Theater Stage.