Disneyland Sold Out of Top Tier Annual Pass

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Disneyland fanatics woke up to a astonishment connected Oct. 25 arsenic the taxable parkland sold retired of the top-tier Magic Key yearly walk amid constricted taxable parkland reservations.

The Dream Key yearly pass, the astir costly pass, provided availability to entree the taxable parkland each time of the twelvemonth for $1,399 arsenic agelong arsenic a valid preservation was made anterior to visiting.

While Disney officials person not announced wherefore they pulled the Dream Key Pass from purchasing, walk holders speculate constricted reservations are disposable for the adjacent fewer months.

“It’s conscionable different mode to bounds capacity,” Jessica Sanders, yearly Dream Key walk holder, told The Epoch Times.

“The Dream Key is the 1 that is disposable each time of the year, with nary blackouts. Of course, each are taxable to reservations, but if determination are nary reservations available, wherefore support selling that walk type?”

Current Dream Key walk holders who bought their yearly walk erstwhile it was archetypal released successful August regret purchasing the highest tier pass. Despite the Dream Key advertizing to person nary blackout dates, walk holders are struggling to marque reservations for the taxable parkland arsenic astir each play and weekday is filled.

Epoch Times Photo Disneyland taxable parkland successful Anaheim, Calif., connected Feb. 1, 2021. (John Fredricks/The Epoch Times)

Kimberly Vanderhoof, a walk holder since 1995, ever purchased the highest yearly walk tier to debar blackout dates. Since purchasing her Dream Key Pass, Vanderhoof has struggled to unafraid reservations.

“Pretty overmuch ever got the highest level arsenic with nary blackout days, truthful I could spell whenever I wanted,” Vanderhoof told The Epoch Times. “Now erstwhile I effort to marque reservations [on] a definite day, it’s blocked [and] I person nary blackout days.”

With the preservation strategy booking rapidly, Vanderhoof has been backmost successful the parkland lone once. If the taxable parkland did not person the preservation system, Vanderhoof anticipates she would person visited often with the state to spell astatine the spur of the moment.

Other erstwhile yearly walk holders anticipated purchasing the Dream Key Pass retired of anticipation to sojourn the taxable parkland connected the weekend, but with constricted reservations available, Disneyland goers are waiting until much availability opens.

“I had planned connected purchasing a pass,” Leslie Stillman told The Epoch Times. “I was a long-time walk holder anterior to the shutdown … However, it looks similar there’s nary play availability.”

Stillman works full-time and her children are successful schoolhouse during the week, leaving the play arsenic the lone accidental to sojourn Disneyland. As of recently, however, weekends person been booked portion a fewer weekdays stay open.

“So wherefore should I springiness Disney wealth for passes that I can’t use?” she asked.

While Disney lovers volition not beryllium capable to acquisition the Dream Key Pass, the Believe Key, Enchant Key, and Imagine Key stay available.

Each of the Magic Key Passes comes with perks from escaped taxable parkland parking to discounts connected merchandise and food.

As walk holders resent the deficiency of reservations, particularly during the vacation months, Disneyland opened up much reservations Oct. 25 for the period of December aft claiming nary reservations were available.

A Disneyland spokesperson was not instantly disposable for comment.

Vanessa Serna


Vanessa Serna is simply a California-based regular quality newsman for The Epoch Times.