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Disney Pin Trading

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Disney has always sold collectible pins at the parks. However in October 1999 at the start of the Millennium Celebration a new tradition, Disney Pin Trading, officially began. RELATED LINKS 2017 Epcot Pin Trading Event Tips for Helping Your Kids Get Started with Pin Trading Disney Pin Quest at Magic Kingdom Disney Pin Quest at … Continue reading "Disney Pin Trading"
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DISNEY PIN TRADING: Innocent Hobby… or Obsession?

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by Rose Folan ALL EARS® Feature Writer Feature Article This article appeared in the June 18, 2002, Issue #143 of ALL EARS® (ISSN: 1533-0753) How did something that started out so simply turn into an obsession? You may very well be asking yourself that same question if you're also married to a pin trader! It … Continue reading "DISNEY PIN TRADING: Innocent Hobby… or Obsession?"
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Pin Trading — A Child’s Perspective

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Feature Article This article appeared in the November 11, 1999, Issue #10 of ALL EARS® (ISSN: 1533-0753) What I think about Pin Trading: I think it's really fun getting cute pins to wear, but the best part about it is getting to trade with people. The Disney Cast Members are all real nice, and fun … Continue reading "Pin Trading — A Child’s Perspective"
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Deb’s Pin Trading Guide

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Feature Article This article appeared in the February 17, 2000, Issue #18 of ALL EARS® (ISSN: 1533-0753) Pin trading has gotten so "hot" at WDW and now Disneyland, that I revised my Pin Trading Page to become a Pin Trading Guide. I hope you find the information helpful! This page will go live on WDWIG … Continue reading "Deb’s Pin Trading Guide"
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Coronado Springs to Host February Pin Trading Event

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A Pin Trading Night Event will be held on February 15 from 5 to 9 p.m. in Veracruz A at the Convention Center at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort. Meet avid and novice traders, make friends and share stories about your collections. Admission to the Pin Trading Event is $15 per person and includes the following: … Continue reading "Coronado Springs to Host February Pin Trading Event"
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Pin Trading — The Early Years

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Over the last few weeks Carol has been eagerly preparing for the annual Pin Event at EPCOT. As I watched her getting ready I began to reminisce a bit about the early days of Pin Trading. There weren’t many Disney Pins around before the year 2000. Although the first pins began to appear in the … Continue reading "Pin Trading — The Early Years"
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World Showplace to Host Annual Disney Pin Trading Event

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The annual Disney Pin Trading event will be held at Epcot's World Showplace this August 25-26. Dubbed "Love is an Adventure," the event will run from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. Admission to Love is an Adventure is $150 per guest and includes the following: Trading Board Games (four vouchers per day); Go … Continue reading "World Showplace to Host Annual Disney Pin Trading Event"
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Pin Trading in New Jersey

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Carol’s pin trading career started about fifteen years ago when she read online about a new series of cloisonné pins being sold through The Disney Stores. It was 2001 and the “100 Years of Magic” series was being sold in small batches every Saturday morning. Since there was a Disney Store only 18 miles from … Continue reading "Pin Trading in New Jersey"
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Tips for helping your kids start pin trading at Disney World

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My son and daughter have been trading pins at Walt Disney World for almost four years now and the excitement of it hasn't dulled. As a parent, I think it's a fun hobby for them, and it adds a bit of excitement to our trips into the theme parks. I'd like to share a few tips we've learned along the way, in case pin-trading is something you're considering. First, be aware that Disney does have some basic rules for pin trading.
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