Would you have ever guessed that there are freebies just waiting to be found at Disney Parks? There sure are! While most think of every little knick knack and activity at Disney costing big bucks, there are still some freebies hidden in the mix for guests to enjoy. The trick is, you have to know where to find these freebies of course. Budget savvy park guests know where they are of course, and now you will too. Take a peek below at you can get more magic for less by taking advantage of these 10 Disney Park freebies!
If you want to stretch your travel budget and experience more of what Disney has to offer without spending a dime, take a look at how truly easy it is.
10 Disney Park Freebies:
1. Request the complimentary water.
You do not have to purchase the $3.00 bottles of water from park snack shops and kiosks. All of the eateries and snack shops will give you free ice water in a basic plastic cup if you ask. If all you are wanting is a cold and quick sip, just ask for a courtesy water and they are happy to give it to you.
2. Enjoy Epcot Make and Takes
Epcot offers many make and take craft opportunities in their various villages. Ask a helpful staff member what the offerings are for today and they will steer you in the right direction. This is not only a fun way to pass time, but you get to take a souvenir home for free.
3. Dive into Lego Land.
Downtown Disney has a beautiful Lego Land (over 3,000 square feet!) set up for kids that is free. Enjoy a beverage or snack while the kinds unwind and stretch their imaginations.
4. Watch the magic unfold on the Boardwalk.
The Disney Boardwalk is a great place to catch free musical acts as well as free magic shows, jugglers, and other old fashioned entertainment options. These experiences are always happening on the Boardwalk and free to watch.
5. Catch a flick at Disney Wilderness Lodge
Even if you are not camping, you can still enjoy the free movies shown around the campfire at Disney Wilderness Lodge. This is hosted by Chip and Dale, so you also get a free character experience out of it!
6. Cool off at the splash pads.
Downtown Disney offers various chances to get cooled off with the splash pads and squirt parks. Pack the kids suits so when you visit, they can cool off for free.
7. Visit the animals.
The Animal Kingdom Lodge offers free viewing areas where you can get up close and personal with the many exotic animals that call the lodge home. The animals you will see may vary day to day, but you are sure to see something magnificent.
8. Catch fireworks for free.
The nightly Magic Kingdom show can be viewed from the beaches of The Polynesian. You don’t need to be staying at the resort in order to settle in on a cozy beach chair and watch the magic unfold.
9. Visit the icons.
Disney’s Pop Century resort offers huge statues and cartoon figures that are fun to pose with for the perfect photo opp! Options include a massive 35 foot tall Buzz Lightyear and more. Take the kids and watch their jaws drop as they see the giant figures.
10. Ride the Monorail!
Stay in the air conditioned Monorail and enjoy the sites as is whizzes by the parks! The Monorail is a great, FREE way to see the parks from a bird’s eye view.
Free movies, water, fireworks, entertainment; who knew Disney could offer its guests so many experiences for free? Take the time to visit the various Disney parks and resorts and take advantage of the many free experiences and perks they have to offer. Remember, for experiences at the resorts you don’t need to be a guest to enjoy them. Simply hop on the Monorail and zip your way to some fun and free entertainment!
So, which freebies will you be sure to take advantage of on your next Disney vacation?