Magicbands and Fastpass+ Available For Offsite Guests next week!


As early as March 31, 2014 Disney World off site guests will be able to get your very own Magicband and access Disney's Fastpass+. You will have to buy the Magicbands but you are not required to have them for the use of Fastpass+, the RFID enabled ticket that you get can also give you access to Fastpass+.Offsite guests will be able to make Fastpass+ reservations 30 days out.Offsite guests will also have access to the My Disney Experience app and the website. You can also use the kiosks … [Read more...]

What’s New Around the Walt Disney World, Disneyland and Universal Orlando Resorts


New things pop up at Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort and Universal Orlando Resort daily.  Join us each week to read about "What's New" around the Disney resorts and Universal Orlando!Walt Disney World Resort in FloridaSeahawks Linebacker & MVP Malcolm Smith 'Going to Disney World' to Celebrate Super Bowl XLVIII Victory: A magical tradition continued Sunday night following the Seahawks 43-8 win over the Broncos when Malcolm Smith of the Seattle Seahawks  beamed into … [Read more...]

MyMagic+ News for Annual Passholders


Finally MyMagic+ is now being tested for Annual Passholders. This will be happening over the next couple of months.Disney is selecting a certain number of Passholders at random to select and customize their very own Magicband. They will have the ability to schedule 3 Fastpasses in advance, for one park per day. They will be able to select 7 days of Fastpass+ selections for a 60 day period.  Those participating in the test will be able to make their FastPass+ selections by using  the My … [Read more...]

More MyMagic+ Changes Coming Soon to Disney World


Disney World has been working on improving the MyMagic+ System. Over the next few months you will see a new and improved ‘My Disney Experience’  site and  app. It seems as though the new and improved versions will be faster.Offsite guests use of the Fastpass+ system will be exanded to the other parks. This means that the paper fastpass is on it's way out. So everyone will be able to use Fastpass+ by Spring of this year.This is assuming that the test phases go according to plan and there … [Read more...]

My Magic+ Magicbands Now being used for Extra Magic Hours


Disney's World's My Magic+ Magicbands will now be used for entry in the parks for EMH (extra magic hours).Starting yesterday Magicbands will be scanned to provide proof of your EMH status.Your band will be scanned by a cast member outside of the park entrance to prove your EMH status. Once you have been cleared you will proceed to the normal park entrance and use your Magicband to enter like usual.If you are using an RFID Key to the World card, you will follow the same procedure as if … [Read more...]