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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

5. Don’t bring in folding chairs. Folding chairs aren’t a bad idea, considering they’d come in very handy while you’re watching the Festival of Fantasy parade at the Magic Kingdom. But don’t try it. You won’t get past security for several reasons. Folding chairs are very bulky and cumbersome, and if they were permitted in the parks, can you imagine ...

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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

6. Don’t bring in wrapped gifts. You might be celebrating the birthday of a loved one while at Disney World. Florida annual passholders often go into the parks just to celebrate at one of Disney’s fabulous restaurants. Gifts and celebrations go hand in hand, but while Walt Disney World is the most exciting place on Earth to celebrate any event, ...

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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

7. Don’t try to use someone else’s ticket or MagicBand. This is a big one. If you’ve visited Walt Disney World in recent years, you know that at the entrance turnstiles to each park, you either tap your ticket or MagicBand AND your finger to the Mickey head at the kiosk. You must use the same finger at the kiosk ...

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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

8. Don’t use profanity or be offensive. Disney is a family place, and you are on vacation to Walt Disney World with your loved ones, but while you and your family are enjoying your very own visit to the parks, keep in mind that other Guests are trying to enjoy theirs too. Cursing loudly, at other Guests or at Cast ...

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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

9. Don’t bring weapons (or anything that looks like one) into the parks. It sounds like this should be a no-brainer. Weapons and Disney World? The two don’t go together in any way. But concealed handgun and open-carry legislation is changing in many states, and people visiting the parks, especially for the first time, may not realize that absolutely no ...

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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

10. Don’t jump the queue. Yes, it can be very crowded at Walt Disney World, and the best way to see and feel how crowded the parks are on any particular day is to stand in line for an attraction. Warm temperatures, rain, crying babies—all can be reasons you might want to jump in front of someone else in line, ...

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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

11. Don’t use a selfie stick in the parks. In 2015, Disney World issued a restriction on the use of selfie sticks inside the parks, no matter where you are. Previously, there was a restriction on them while on certain attractions, but growing safety concerns for both Cast Members and Guests led Disney to the decision to ban them across ...

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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

12. Don’t impersonate a character. Everyone loves Disney characters, and most of us even have a few who we consider our favorites. All over the parks, you’ll see children, especially little girls, dressed as their favorite Disney characters, often Belle, Cinderella, Aurora, Tiana and Jasmine. But adults and teens in the parks will have to find other ways to honor ...

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12 Things You Should Never Do at Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World. It’s a place where dreams really do come true. A place where even adults can become children again. You can ride through the Seven Dwarfs’ mine in a mining cart and fly on a magic carpet through the street markets of Agrabah. Or take a flight over the Valley of Mo’ara on the back of a banshee, ...

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