Need to brush up on your skeleton dance? Then mark your calendars for HallowScreen!—a family friendly celebration of the spooky and silly animated shorts of Disney hosted by the Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco.
An hour-long presentation running in the Museum’s Fantasia-inspired theater October 29-31 will feature nine shorts showcasing breakthrough animation techniques and some of Walt’s most beloved characters, including Pluto, Mickey and Mr. Toad. For only $7 for adults and $5 for children, fans can catch The Skeleton Dance (1929), The Goddess of Spring (1934), Hell’s Bells (1929), Night on Bald Mountain (from Fantasia, 1940), Pluto’s Judgment Day (1935), The Mad Doctor (1933), The Old Mill (1937), The Adventure of Ichabod and Mr. Toad (1949) and Trick or Treat (1952). Showings will occur at 11 a.m., 1, 3, 4 and 5 p.m.
Additionally, a special Halloween Spooktacular will be hosted on October 30. Attendees are encouraged to come in costume to enjoy a day of fun family frights for just $2 a person. From 1-4 p.m. guests can enjoy crafts, games, a “spooky walk” and an “everyone wins” costume parade. The Walt Disney Family Museum is located at 104 Montgomery Street, The Presidio of San Francisco. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.waltdisney.org.