Is it true that when you are roaming the park with your own pins, you should not say "NO" to someone who wants to trade for one of yours? Is there a pin-trading rule that I should know about? Should I leave my favorite ones at home?
- Asked by curtin from NV on 4/18/2008
If you click here, you'll find a link to a pdf about pin trading etiquette. While this document happens to talk about Disneyland, you'll find that the same guidelines apply to Disney World as well. You can also find good information on... read more
My 15 year old son is wondering if the cast members with green lanyards will trade pins with him or if he would be considered too old?
- Asked by Michael from MI on 2/10/2008
Hi Michael,My daughter loves pin trading and it has been a fun experience we have both shared for a few years now. This is something that she looks forward to during each one of our Disney trips! If you ask her, she can tell... read more
My children want to try pin trading. How does this work with cast members. If my child asks a cast member to trade a pin that my child has, but the cast member does not have, is the cast member supposed to accept the trade ?
- Asked by S from MA on 2/8/2008
Pin trading is a great way to add to your kids enjoyment at WDW. All of my kids are big fans.Our experience has been that any Cast Members at the Theme Parks and Resorts that has a lanyard with pins will be willing to trade, assuming they... read more
Do cast members wear their "hidden Mickey" pins out on their laynards or do they keep them hidden in their pockets? Sophia - 9 years old
- Asked by Christina from IL on 2/3/2008
Hi Sophia! So, you like pin trading huh? My daughters love to trade pins with the Cast Members too. They especially like the pins that have the Mickey head "hidden" on them. During our trips, we've never encountered... read more
Please provide me with more information about pin trading, what kinds of pins, where do I purchase them, etc. Thanks
- Asked by Tia from OH on 1/11/2008
Anywhere you find Disney Cast members you will find pin traders. Some people trade with complete strangers in the park, but for the most part the trading is done between the Cast members and the pin traders themselves. The Disney Cast... read more