We are visiting in August with eight-year-old twins and think they will enjoy trading Disney pins. What options are available for holding/displaying pins besides a lanyard? I don't like the idea of a something around their necks while on rides. Thanks!
- Asked by Mary from IL on 4/22/2011
Hi, Mary! There are several options available for you and your children. First, there are hip lanyards like some of the Cast Members wear. It is a fabric patch clipped to a belt loop, belt, waistband, etc.... These are... read more
What is pin trading?
- Asked by Joseph from OH on 6/8/2011
Pin Trading is a wonderful activity for the entire family, letting the collectors side flourish and giving you memories to last a lifetime! Pin trading is basically a tradition that permits Guests to trade collectible Disney pins with... read more
I have been to WDW several times but have never traded pins. Unfortunately my only Internet connection is my iPhone that prohibits flash player. Where else can I get the full scoop on pin trading before my May trip?
- Asked by Jennifer from MS on 2/19/2011
Hi Jennifer! My family loves to pin trade and it has become a big part of our Walt Disney World Vacation. Official Disney Pin Trading information can be found at www.disneyworld.com and here is an excerpt:
"Official Disney pin trading can be a... read more
My daughter and I will be attending the Disney Trade Celebration in Epcot on Sept. 9th. Has anyone attended this event? Any tips, suggestions would greatly be appreciated. Thank you very much.
- Asked by Lynn from ON on 8/1/2011
What a fun event to attend with your daughter! I have not personally attended the Disney Trade Celebration, however I have done some research for you. Information for this years event can be found HERE. AllEars is a fantastic resource... read more
We are going to Disney World in March. A friend has told me that if you have a lanyard with pins on it you can trade with the people who work inside the parks ... is this correct?
- Asked by vita from NY on 1/26/2011
Hi there Vita!
Yes, your friend is correct but you need to follow certain rules which Disney has for Pin Trading. Here is a link to the Official Disney site which gives you all of the information about trading with Cast Members. And,... read more