As a huge Disney fanatic, any excuse to make the trip out is a good one but Halloween at Tokyo Disney Resort is especially alluring. While I tend to favor Disney Sea over Disneyland, I will ALWAYS pick the latter when it comes to Halloween theme.
November 4, 2015
The tradition wants that the night between 31st October and 1st November is when the gate between the world of the living and the dead is open. That's when people set bonfires to scare off ghosts and evil spirits and wear costumes to deceive them.
October 28, 2015
This year, DisneySea’s annual Halloween celebration takes place September 8th – November 1st! This year, DisneySea’s theme is focused around villains! Disney’s most notorious villains take center stage and take over shows, merchandise and even the menu!
October 26, 2015
There is one more thing about Halloween in Japan that needs to be told, and requires a whole article on its own. I am talking about the Halloween parades. The biggest in the Kanto region, the region with Tokyo and Yokohama cities, is the Kawasaki Halloween parade.
October 25, 2015
Anyone who has spent Christmas or Valentine’s Day in Japan before will know that when it comes to Christian festivals, Japan is, for a predominantly Buddhist country, surprisingly quick to embrace such events.
October 21, 2015
Halloween is not a new phenomenon by all means but it has literally exploded onto the shop shelves this year in Japan. With fewer and more expensive options for kids in years past, I went DIY on the kids costumes.
October 21, 2015
Seven years ago, Halloween wasn’t really a big thing in Japan. One could see a few decorations here and there, but that was about it. Now, Halloween can be seen almost everywhere! From decorations, to parties, to sweet treats, Halloween has taken over October in Japan!
October 20, 2015