Tag Archives: MagicBands

Run With Magic – New Limited Edition runDisney MagicBands Available for 2020 Events

Run With Magic – New Limited Edition runDisney MagicBands Available for 2020 Events 1 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Sarah Harris Gear up for your upcoming Walt Disney World Resort ‘race’cation with all-new limited edition retail MagicBands, created for 2020 runDisney Race Weekends! Beginning with the 2020 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend presented by Cigna, the limited-edition graphic bands feature artwork inspired by the runDisneyrace weekend themes, perfect for coordinating wit Continue Reading

Avengers: End Game Magic Bands and more available now!

Avengers: End Game Magic Bands and more available now! 4 In less than a month, the eagerly awaited and highly anticipated Avengers: End Game movie will hit theaters and we couldn’t be more excited. Disney has released four new Magic Bands to commemorate this movie, as well as other new Marvel merchandise on ShopDisney! Thanos, Captain Marvel, Iron Man and Captain America are available for you to show your love for the Avengers. Get yours while they last.  &nbs Continue Reading

More New Merchandise at Walt Disney World! #DisneyStyle

More New Merchandise at Walt Disney World! #DisneyStyle 13 As if I haven’t shown you enough Disney merchandise lately…. There’s more! In addition to all the amazing Flower and Garden merchandise, there’s a newer Castle MagicBand that’s been spotted PLUS new polka dot mouse ears! Take a look! If you like the Castle MagicBand, the ShopDisney app has a shirt and a jacket to match! Stay tuned to The Main Street Mouse here on our site AND all ou Continue Reading

New MagicBand 2 Coming Soon, With Keychain Options! (video)

New MagicBand 2 Coming Soon, With Keychain Options! (video) 20 Yesterday at Disney’s Contemporary Resort, the DestinationD convention kicked off, and we were there to do some browsing. Outside one of the conference rooms, there was a display with a sneak peek of some new MagicBand technology that’s coming to Disney Parks in 2017. The MagicBand is getting a new look, and guests will also be able to use MagicBand keychains as well. We posted video yesterday, but Continue Reading

Fastpass+ Enhancements Take Effect Today!!

Fastpass+ Enhancements Take Effect Today!! 21   If you remember the old FastPass ticket system, you may recall that you could get FastPass+ throughout your entire day at any of the Walt Disney World parks.  You would get your paper FastPass and hold on to that and redeem it, then you could get another FastPass and wait for that attraction and use this method throughout the day.  When the FastPass+ system was introduced, one of the biggest complaints w Continue Reading

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

Disney: 'small world' says goodbye to you and your MagicBand 22 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

TMSM Mythbusters: The Return of MagicBand Myths (Or Why They Won’t Help You Find Your Lost Child)

TMSM Mythbusters: The Return of MagicBand Myths (Or Why They Won't Help You Find Your Lost Child) 23 The goal of this blog series is to factually prove or disprove rumors and myths in the Disney-verse. Today I was surfing Facebook and came across a thread where people insisted that MagicBands could be used to track people (ie be used to find lost children) as well be used by CM’s to acquire personal contact information of a lost child. Main Streeters, I have to tell you I was shocked and disturbed to see so Continue Reading

Retail MagicBand on Demand Opens in Tomorrowland at Magic Kingdom Park

Retail MagicBand on Demand Opens in Tomorrowland at Magic Kingdom Park 24 ***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

Details About ‘Link-It Later’ and Accessories for Retail MagicBands at Walt Disney World Resort

Details About ‘Link-It Later’ and Accessories for Retail MagicBands at Walt Disney World Resort 25 From our friend, Steven Miller, Merchandise Communications Manager, has announced the Link It Later option that is now available on some Magicbands that you can purchase. I recently shared a look at how guests can use retail MagicBands and accessories to show their Disney Sidewhen visiting Walt Disney World Resort. Today, I have additional details about a new option for retail MagicBands called “Link-It Later, Continue Reading

MyMagic+ Now Available to Walt Disney World Resort Hotel and Day Guests

MyMagic+ Now Available to Walt Disney World Resort Hotel and Day Guests 26 More news on MyMagic+ from the Disney Parks Blog When we first shared a glimpse into our plans to take the Disney guest experience to the next level, we had just begun to unveil MyMagic+ at the Walt Disney World Resort. Our goal from the beginning has been to enhance the guest experience and make it even more immersive, seamless and personal than ever before. Now, nearly 3.5 million guests have participated i Continue Reading

MagicBands For All

MagicBands For All 27 There is always so much information in regards to MagicBands.  Questions we get often: Who gets a band and who doesn’t?   What can I do with MagicBand? What can’t I do if I don’t have one? New retail MagicBands are great for Guests who may not be staying at a Walt Disney World Resort owned and operated hotel but want to take advantage of some cool technology during their visit. Once purchase Continue Reading