Hi MOMS! We are staying off property. Can "Day Guests" to WDW purchase MagicBands? I know we can use our park tickets for our FP+ selections, but the kids would love to have MagicBands. Thanks for the information!
- Asked by Cathy from OH on 3/9/2014
Hi Cathy! Thanks for stopping by and visiting us here on the Disney Parks Moms Panel! Unfortunately at this time, the MagicBands are not for sale. Currently, these are given to guests who are staying at the Disney Resorts and I believe that they... read more
We are staying at Pop Century in May. We have just customized our MagicBands. Will we need room keys? We have also started making Fastpass+ selections. Why were we not given an option to reserve parade viewing areas or the Be Our Guest restaurant lunch?
- Asked by Robert from FL on 3/9/2014
Hi Robert, The countdown is on ... your trip will be here before you know it. MagicBands will allow you entry into your guest room without the need of a Key to the World card. I do believe you can request a card if you'd prefer, but the ease and... read more
Can we get a FastPass+ if we're not staying at a Disney property or are Annual Pass holders? We're from PA and staying in a private home.
- Asked by Donna on 3/6/2014
Hi Donna, Thanks for stopping by the Disney Parks Moms Panel. Your vacation is going to be here before you know it! Since you are not staying at a Walt Disney World Resort Hotel and are not an Annual Passholder, you will have same day access to... read more
We are heading back to disney in May and are very excited. However, I am concerned about fast pass plus. We 'had great success with traditional fast pass and am worried about the limitations of fast pass plus. Mainly the 3 per day limit. Any feedback?
- Asked by Amy from PA on 3/5/2014
Hi Amy, I am glad you are heading to Magic Kingdom in May! It is a fun time of the year to be on vacation! My family used the FastPass+ in December for our vacation. We were not total fans of it but we managed with the large crowds. It was... read more
Love moms panel. I am a planner. I have never used fast pass+ before. When making dinning plans I like to call early 180days out so I can get my fav. places/times. Should I plan to do the same with fp+ or will the good (afternoon)times/rides go as fast?
- Asked by Billie from KY on 3/7/2014
Hi Billie, You sound a lot like me! I am always online at 180 days in advance, making my Advanced Dining Reservations. FastPass+ reservations can currently only be made 60 days in advance, so it isn't quite as far out. If you think you know... read more