• On Aug 6, 2017
    Toni from MI 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.

    I have Magic Bands from our trip in October 2016 and I'd like to link our tickets for our trip in October of 2018 on those bands but they look different than the new ones. Will they still work? We are not staying on property this time.

    Hello Toni!
    Yes, you can use your MagicBands from a previous Walt Disney World vacation for your next Walt Disney World vacation as long as they are active in your My Disney Experience. The battery inside the MagicBand typically lasts for up to two years or more so you can use your MagicBands for more than one Walt Disney World vacation. The first generation MagicBands will still work for entrance into a theme park as long as a valid ticket is linked to them. The MagicBand 2 has a slightly different look and a removable center puck. You can also purchase MagicBands in either design online at the Disney Store. I hope that your October 2018 Walt Disney World vacation is truly magical in every way! 

    Keep Dreaming Big! 
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