On our recent trip to Disney World, we were very excited to use the new MagicBands that I had heard so much about! My friend and former cast member Jo Anne wrote a guest post a few months ago, and I was anxious to try them out for myself.
Tickets & Charging
For the main purpose of using the MagicBand as a park ticket and room key with charging privileges, I absolutely loved it! At first I felt naked leaving my resort without having my purse – no key to the world, no money, but I soon realized all we needed were our colorful and handy MagicBands! There was one scare in Epcot when we saw someone getting carded for a beer (we had not brought our ID’s), but apparently we look old since we didn’t get carded. Whew! That could have been bad. Scanning and entering the pin number made spending E-A-S-Y. Luckily we had the free dining plan so we weren’t really ‘spending’, but boy do MagicBands make it simple!
The other main purpose of the Magic Bands is to store FastPass+ reservations. Continue reading