Free Stuff at Walt Disney World Parks

Free Stuff at Walt Disney World Parks

Free Wilderness Explorer book Animal Kingdom

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A vacation at Walt Disney World can be costly, but there is plenty of free stuff at Walt Disney World parks too! This is a list of entirely Free stuff at Walt Disney World parks, including experiences and small items. All you have to do is ask!


Free Stuff Available at Walt Disney World Parks

Celebration Buttons – Are you celebrating something special on your trip to Disney? For example, a birthday or anniversary? Or maybe just that you are finally at the happiest place on earth?  You can receive free buttons to wear around the parks that let everyone know that you have something to celebrate. Just stop by Guest Relations at the front of the park and let them know you are celebrating.  Subsequently, you may receive a number of well wishes throughout the day!

Walt Disney World Celebration Button

Festival Giveaways – There are many special festivals throughout the year at Disney World. Often, during these special events, there is free stuff at Walt Disney World Parks! For example, during the Food and Wine Festival at Epcot, guests can receive a free passport booklet listing all of the available food options.  Also, at the International Festival of the Arts, guests can partake in a free animation lesson. This masterpiece is a unique souvenir!

Festival of the Arts Animation class

First-Aid Care – You never know when an emergency will strike, but you do not have to worry at Walt Disney World. Each park contains a first aid station where you can receive free over the counter medications, band-aids, ice-packs, or any other small service that you need to get you back on your feet.

First Aid Animal Kingdom

Free Printables – The Mouse For Less offers many free printables to help with planning and enjoying your trip! These are excellent and fun resources for your trip! One such printable is a list of Free Stuff at Walt Disney World parks that can be printed out and carried for convenience.

Holiday Treats – Holidays at Walt Disney World are special events. Often, the parks celebrate with small freebies. For example, at Halloween cast members may give out small bars of candy.

Park Maps – There are free park maps and times guides available at the Walt Disney World theme parks. You can also personalize a park map and print it off from the Walt Disney World planning website. Park Maps are an example of free stuff at Walt Disney World Parks that can be used after the trip for scrapbooking.

Photographers – There are Photopass photographers all around Disney parks. These photographers are there to take pictures to purchase through Memory Maker. However, many photographers are willing to take a family photo with your device if asked nicely.

Restaurant Recipes – Absolutely love the food you ate at a restaurant at Walt Disney World? You can request to receive a free copy of the recipe so that you can make that delicious treat at home.

Special Activities Extras – Many tours or special events at Walt Disney World include an extra little freebie. The Behind the Seeds tour includes a tasting of some of the fresh vegetables grown in the greenhouse; other tours may include a small treat like this, a Disney pin, or something else.

Stickers – Often, cast members will have a roll of stickers to hand out.

Transportation Trading Cards – Anytime when using Disney transportation (buses, monorails, etc.), you can ask to receive trading cards. These are not always available but are often there if you ask.

Water – Any location that has cups and water, at Walt Disney World, will provide you with a free cup of ice water. This can come in handy in the hot Florida sun!

Free Ice Water Walt Disney World

WiFi – There is a free Wifi connection all across the Walt Disney World parks and resorts.  There is also free Wifi on select Disney Transportation options.

Free Stuff at the Magic Kingdom

Belle Bookmark – Guests participating in Enchanted Tales with Belle will receive a free bookmark.  In addition, this attraction is a great way to uniquely participate in character interaction.

Interactive Games and Activities – At the Walt Disney World theme parks there are free activities to enjoy throughout the day.

Pirate’s Adventure – Guests can participate in pirate-themed activities, completing an adventure story.

Pixie Dust – At Castle Couture, a store behind Cinderella Castle, you can often get dusted with pixie dust for free.

Free Stuff at Epcot


Character Interaction and Photo – Disney Chase Visa cardmembers are eligible for a free character interaction and photo with characters, in the Imagination! Pavilion.

Coca-Cola Products – At Club Cool in Epcot, guests can sample free Coca-Cola products from around the world.

Club Cool Epcot

KidCot Crafts – At each country around World Showcase, kids (and adults) can pick up a seasonal craft or booklet to color and fill out. Cast Members at each World Showcase country will stamp the KidCot craft. Additionally, the cast members often will even personalize your craft by writing your name in their language or drawing a special picture for you. The cast members are generally from the nations that they represent, and it can be a lot of fun to talk to them.

Kidcot China Epcot

Free Stuff at Hollywood Studios

Character Interaction and Photo – Disney Chase Visa cardmembers are eligible for a free character interaction and photo with characters at Hollywood Studios in the Star Wars Launch Bay.

Free Stuff at Animal Kingdom

Wilderness Explorers Activity – Guests travel around the park, achieving badges just like Russell from the movie Up. This activity includes a cute booklet that can be filled with sticker “badges” as activities are completed.  Moreover, earning badges provides fun and educational interactions with cast members.

Wilderness Explorers Animal Kingdom

Looking for more Free Stuff? Check out Free Stuff at Walt Disney World Outside the Parks!

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