• On Sep 23, 2019
    Tina from MO Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    Are coolers allowed in the parks?

    Welcome back to the Disney Parks Moms Panel, Tina!

    Hey, there!  Hi, there!  Ho, there!  Your cooler is as welcome as can be, as long as it is within the guidelines set out in the Walt Disney World Resort property rules.  Coolers with or without wheels cannot be larger than 24 inches long by 15 inches wide and 18 inches tall.  To keep all of your goodies cold during your day, you must use reusable ice packs, as dry ice and loose ice is not permitted.

    I'm excited that you are planning for a visit to The Most Magical Place on Earth!  Bringing your own snacks or food to the park can be a great way to keep your vacation on budget.  Be sure to save a little room for those iconic treats like a DOLE Whip from the Sunshine Tree Terrace or a Mickey ice cream bar.  These amazing frozen snacks are all part of the experience of visiting the house of mouse!

    Use your My Disney Experience Mobile App while you are in the parks to find the locations of all your favorite treats.  

    Visit us again at the Disney Parks Moms Panel if you have any additional questions about your upcoming vacation!

    See ya real soon! Angie
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Meet the Panelist: Angie, Minnesota

Hello there Castaways! I have followed the adventures of mermaids and pirates alike since I was a young princess myself.  Disney and the sea are two of my passions.  My husband and I, along with our two little adventurers, love traveling the world sailing on Disney Cruise Line.  Let's work together to chart a course to a vacation that you will remember for a lifetime! Learn More About Angie

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