Category Archives: Magic Band

Fashionably Fun MagicBands Courtesy of ShopDisney! #DisneyStyle

The Disney Store online is having a Friends and Family event! They have some awesome items of course, it’s hard to narrow down what you’d choose. Let’s look at some of their cutest MagicBands, shall we? These are adorable and perfect for an upcoming trip! You can find these fun MagicBands and so much more by browsing their site at http://www.themainstreetmouse.com/DisneyStoreOnline. Use co Continue Reading

Top 10 Perks Of Disney Resort Stays

When booking a trip to Walt Disney World, there are so many things to take into consideration. A question we often see from those planning a trip is “Should I stay on property or off property and why?” so we decided to give the Top 10 Reasons to stay at a Disney resort on your next vacation. 1. Magical Express – If you are flying into Orlando Airport (MCO), Disney provides FREE transportation to and from the Continue Reading

The First New LE MagicBand 2 Bands Are Now Available

In November we announced that the new MagicBand 2 bands would be released to resort and park guests soon. Today The Disney Store and Shop Disney Parks app are offering guests the chance to buy the first two Limited Edition release MagicBand 2 designs released to the public. The Magic Kingdom 45th Anniversary Limited Edition MagicBand 2 has an edition size of 2,500 and comes in a special collectible presentatio Continue Reading

Walt Disney World Releasing New MagicBand Shipping Packaging

Walt Disney World Travel has announced that the packaging they use to mail resort stay MagicBands to guests will be changing this month. Previously when staying at a Disney resort, you received a brown packing box in the mail that held your  MagicBand box. This box had a removable tray with cut out inserts for each resort guest’s band with the guest’s name under their band. Printed inside the box, an Continue Reading

Commemorative Merchandise for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party 2016 at Magic Kingdom Park

From Steven Miller, Merchandise Communications Manager and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is returning to Magic Kingdom Park at Walt Disney World Resort on select nights starting November 7, 2016. Here’s a brief look at the commemorative merchandise created for this year’s event. A new limited edition retail MagicBand was created for the event. This MagicBand will have Continue Reading

How To Turn Your Magicband Into A Watch in Three Easy Steps

Posting again in case you missed it! Such a fabulous idea! ~M   How To Turn Your Magicband Into A Watch in Three Easy Steps by Guest Blogger Beverly Tregoning As a child of the 70’s, I grew up wearing a watch. I could always tell what time it was by looking at my left wrist. As an adult, I started collecting Disney watches (I currently own approximately 30) and would rotate through them on a fairly consisten Continue Reading

Disney: ‘small world’ says goodbye to you and your MagicBand

From Dwayne Bevil and posted on the Orlando Sentinel Walt Disney World guests are now incorporated into the finale of the “it’s a small world” ride at Magic Kingdom, thanks to their MagicBands. The final scene of the Fantasyland attraction has signs with the words for “good-bye” in multiple languages. There are also three big screens built in to display the names of the people in th Continue Reading

New Purple MagicBand and Design Information Released!

This morning Steven Miller at the Disney Parks Blog announced that there were new MagicBands designs and accessory coming to Walt Disney World. He also confirmed some already available for purchase designs that guests can purchase at the parks and on the “Disney Parks Shopping” app. Now available for purchase are the new Orange Bird, Tiana and red holiday Mickey Mouse sweater pattern MagicBands. New ac Continue Reading

Retail MagicBand on Demand Opens in Tomorrowland at Magic Kingdom Park

***Disclaimer: This was posted on the Disney Parks Blog this morning, but for some reason was taken down.  We wanted to share this information as obviously this is coming, we are just not sure exactly when.  Please stay tuned to TMSM for updates about this story. The blog was written by our friend Steven Miller, Merchandise Communications Manager and did appear on the Disney Parks Blog earlier today. Guests now Continue Reading

New Pandora And Other Merchandise Coming to Disney Parks This Month (INCLUDING PURPLE MAGICBANDS!)

This month the Disney Parks, Disney Parks Shopping App and even the Disney Store online will be bringing out some amazing new items for Disney fans. Let’s start with what may be the MOST exciting news. Custom PURPLE MagicBands. The new Disney Villains is an open edition, meaning they should be in the parks for quite awhile. The other is the new Limited Edition Purple Haunted Mansion wallpaper band. Because th Continue Reading

Summertime Update About Retail MagicBands and Accessories at Walt Disney World Resort

By Steven Miller, Merchandise Communications Manager Disney Parks Blog As the “Coolest Summer Ever” continues at Walt Disney World Resort, I wanted to give you an update about several new retail MagicBands and accessories. These items are a great way to show your Disney Side during your vacation. Here is a look at some of my favorites. The open edition retail MagicBands featuring Steamboat Willie and characters Continue Reading