“Nickelodeon Favorites: Happy Halloween” DVD Review

By Shannon Gosney
In DVD Reviews
September 3, 2010
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My boys love Nickelodeon cartoons and they love Halloween! As soon as we received “Nickelodeon Favorites: Happy Halloween” on our doorstep, they were ready to start watching it! On August 24th, Nickelodeon and Paramount Home Entertainment released “Nickelodeon Favorites: Happy Halloween” on DVD. You can find it in stores or online, retailing for $16.99.


Dora the Explorer – Boo!

It’s Halloween, and Dora and Boots are out trick-or-treating when a cute Little Monster surprises them.  Dora and Boots must embark on a spooky journey to help Little Monster hurry home before the arrow on the big clock strikes 12 – and in time for a Halloween party!

Go, Diego, Go! – Freddie the Fruit Bat Saves Halloween!

It’s Halloween!  Diego, Alicia, and Freddie the fruit bat are setting up trick-or-treating booths for all the animals when suddenly they hear a cry for help.  Diego uses Click to try and see what animals are in trouble and finds out it’s the llamas!  They were bringing goodie bags to the Rescue Center when suddenly a bridge broke.  Amigos, we’ve got to fix the bridge so that the llamas can bring the treats to our party!  ¡Al rescate!

Wonder Pets! – Save the Bat / Save the Acting Donkey

Save the Bat – The Wonder Pets travel to Transylvania to help a Baby Bat who is afraid of the dark.

Save the Acting Donkey – The Wonder Pets head to the Old Globe Theatre in England to help a Shakespearian-actor Donkey who is not prepared for his performance.

Yo Gabba Gabba – Halloween

It’s time for the Yo Gabba gang to dress up in outrageous costumes and take part in gathering their own private stash of candy.  “The Fall Song” celebrates the changing seasons, while the “Halloween Party Song” and “Trick-or-Treat Song” shows kids what happens on Halloween.  “Too Much Candy” helps showcase that eating candy in moderation is best.  Come sing along to these great tunes!

Blue’s Clues – What is Blue Afraid of?

Blue is scared and we play Blue’s Clues to determine what’s frightening her.  As we search for clues, we investigate shadows and conceptualize what objects are making them; decipher extreme close-up photos taken by Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper; and label the source of scary sounds within a haunted house!

Ni Hao, Kai-lan – Ni Hao, Halloween

Trick or treat, it’s Halloween!  Kai-lan and her friends dress up to go trick or treating with YeYe.  Kai-lan is a dinosaur, Tolee’s a panda, Hoho’s the Monkey King, and Rintoo is his favorite – a dragon!  But just when they set out to trick or treat, Rintoo sprains his ankle and realizes that means he can’t go trick or treating.  It’s up to you and Kai-lan to make things better for Rintoo, so that he can have an amazing Halloween.

Nickelodeon Favorites: Happy Halloween Fast Facts:

Street Date:  August 24, 2010
DVD SRP:  $16.99
DVD Running  Time:  Approximately 149 minutes


My boys loved this DVD because it included Halloween (one of their favorite holidays), as well as some of their favorite Nick Jr. cartoons, such as “Go, Diego, Go,” “Dora the Explorer,” “Blue’s Clues,” and others!  I love the Nickelodeon DVDs that celebrate holidays with the different Nick Jr. characters.  This is definitely a Halloween DVD to own for your kids.

I received a copy of “Nickelodeon Favorites: Happy Halloween” on DVD from Nickelodeon and Paramount Home Entertainment to facilitate this review.  All opinions expressed in this post are 100% mine.

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Shannon Gurnee is the author of RedheadMom formerly "The Mommy-Files", a national blog with a loyal following. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Marriage, Family, and Human Development with a Minor in Business Management. Shannon and her husband, Frank, have a large family with 6 awesome kids and love living on the Central Coast near San Luis Obispo, California, as well as traveling around the world. A full-time Social Media and Professional Blogger, Shannon also serves as a National Brand Ambassador for many well-known companies. Her blog focuses on motherhood, family fun activities, traveling, fashion, beauty, technology, wedding ideas and recipes while providing professional opinions on products, performances, restaurants, and a variety of businesses.

One Response to ““Nickelodeon Favorites: Happy Halloween” DVD Review”

  1. Jenn says:

    My granddaughter would love this one! I think this will be the perfect Halloween treat from us to her.

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