MagicBand+ Launching at Walt Disney World on July 27

    Disney has announced that the new MagicBand+ is launching July 27 at Walt Disney World Resort.

    The MagicBand+ can do everything a MagicBand can do and more. MagicBand+ has new features, including color-changing lights, haptic vibrations, and gesture recognition – plus it pairs to your smartphone using the My Disney Experience app.

    Also, as part of the Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary celebration, you can interact with the Disney Fab 50 Character Collection throughout all four theme parks with the “Disney Fab 50 Quest.”

    If you’re planning to buy one, Disney Resort hotel guests may purchase the MagicBand+ online at special prices before their arrival and annual passholders also get a discount.  All guests can buy MagicBand+ at select stores across Walt Disney World and online at shopDisney, starting at $34.99.

    At Walt Disney World, you can purchase a MagicBand+ at the following locations:

    • Magic Kingdom Park: Emporium
    • EPCOT: Pin Traders – Camera Center
    • Disney’s Hollywood Studios: Celebrity 5 & 10 and Tatooine Traders
    • Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park: Discovery Trading Company
    • Disney Springs: Disney’s Pin Traders
    • Select merchandise locations at Disney Resort hotels