Today is a big day for Annual Passholder news. Disney just revealed new AP perks and exclusives.
Annual Passholder Perks and Exclusives
Walt Disney World Annual Passholders not only get to enjoy a year’s worth of theme park admission, but they also get some AP perks. For example, many table service and signature dining locations provide AP holders with a discount. Annual Passholders can also get 20% off most merchandise around Walt Disney World.
It does seem at times that the list of perks has been shrinking. For example, Memory Maker, which was once included with Annual Passes is now an add-on for an additional fee.
However, now and then fun new perks and Annual Passholder exclusive merch, food, and drinks emerge. Here is a round-up of the latest AP offerings.
Annual Passholder Disney Springs Orange Bird Scavenger Hunt
Disney just announce a new AP scavenger hunt. My Disney Experience states, “We invite you on a quest to find Orange Bird throughout Disney Springs starting July 5, 2022.”
Explore the 4 areas of Disney Springs––from the Marketplace to The Landing, from Town Center to West Side––in search of this fan-favorite bird. Passholders can pick up a complimentary scavenger hunt map from Disney’s Wonderful World of Memories from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM each day, while supplies last. Once all Orange Bird locations have been found, Passholders can complete an additional puzzle using the clues they’ve complied on their hunt.
You will have to hurry though. The scavenger hunt is available only from July 5 to August 5, 2022, while supplies last. You must present your valid Passholder ID and government-issued photo ID to pick up your map.
Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar Special Passholder Beverage
According to My Disney Experience, when Guests travel to this exotic dive bar, they will find that it is serving a little something special for Annual Passholders. From July 5 through August 5, 2022 during normal operating hours, AP holders can order an exclusive beverage.
This drink aptly named The Boarding Pass, features Old Forrest Straight Bourbon 86 proof, Chambord, lemonade, and an orange slice. A nonalcoholic version is also available for those who prefer it without.
Passholders must present a valid Passholder ID and government-issued photo ID to purchase. It is important to know that no discounts can be used on this particular drink.
Annual Passholder-Exclusive Ganache Square
Get ready to indulge in an exclusive chocolate ganache featuring Orange Bird starting July 5, 2022! This dark chocolate ganache square is made of The Ganachery’s custom dark 65% chocolate and is infused with orange zest and fresh orange juice. To top it off, this delectable dessert is adorned with Orange Bird imagery.
This square will be available for purchase at The Ganachery in Disney Springs from July 5 to August 5, 2022––while supplies last. Passholders just need to remember to bring their Passholder ID and government-issued photo ID to purchase it. No discounts apply to this particular treat.
Passholder Orange Bird Merchandise at Disney Springs
Passholders can also purchase merchandise featuring Orange Bird starting July 5, 2022! To check out this exclusive merch, make your way to the on-demand kiosks located in the Marketplace Co-Op.
The kiosks will have fun new Passholder designs! These designs will be available on phone cases, headphone cases, socks, and ornaments.
A valid Annual Pass card and government-issued ID must be shown at the time of purchase. You can also receive applicable discounts on this merch; however, personalization is excluded from the discount.
Passholder Props at Disney PhotoPass® Studio
Also from July 5 to August 5, 2022, Annual Passholders will find fun awaiting at Disney PhotoPass Studio. This is a fun PhotoPass location in Disney Springs that a lot of people forget about.
If you love PhotoPass, you should know that Disney PhotoPass Studio is offering a limited-time chance to snap a portrait featuring exclusive Annual Passholder props. While visiting the Disney PhotoPass Studio, Passholders can also choose from a variety of backdrops ranging from standard to virtual Disney scenes, including a Passholder-exclusive virtual backdrop. No reservation is needed, and all photos taken can easily link to Passholders’ My Disney Experience accounts.
FREE AP Magnet
You may have also heard that another AP Magnet is coming to Disney Springs. This one featuring Orange Bird is adorable.
You will have to hurry though because it is only available from July 5-August 5, a very limited time! For all the details, head over here.
What do you think of all these Walt Disney World AP perks and exclusives? Will you be trying any of them out on your summer trip? Let us know in the comments or join our friendly crew to continue the conversation on Facebook.