|Disney Parks Blog|
New Hidden Mickey pins are hitting the parks on both coasts this month.
Look for Darkwing Duck and the Dole Whip in Disneyland, while Disney World’s collections include cast member costumes. One collection — Disney Villain Neckties — will be available in both Florida and California.
Hidden Mickey pins used to be known as “cast lanyard pins” because they are randomly released to cast members for trading. Guests can trade for up to two Hidden Mickey pins per cast member, per day.
Avid collectors can even refer to official Hidden Mickey pin checklists dating to 2003:
You can buy Hidden Mickey pins, but only in “Hidden Mickey Mystery Pouches” — or on eBay.
Here’s a look at the latest collections: