This article is your complete guide to the Disney refillable popcorn bucket. Do you want the inside scoop on one of the most popular snacks in Walt Disney World? 2023 Disney refillable popcorn buckets are a hot commodity among die hard Disney fans and can be a huge money saver if used the right way! A few of the main reasons these Disney popcorn buckets are so popular is they are different at all four Walt Disney World and Disneyland theme parks, they are refillable as many times as you want for a small fee, and they make for a great souvenir!
So it doesn’t matter if you’re looking for a Star Wars popcorn bucket at Hollywood Studios, or a spooky Mickey Mummy popcorn bucket. The Disney parks popcorn buckets have always been intricately designed and one of the best souvenirs for all fans. Disney World has a refillable popcorn bucket for every Disney lover in your family.
If you’re ready to learn more here is the complete guide to the 2023 refillable popcorn buckets at Disney World!
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So what is the 2023 refillable popcorn bucket in Disney World? These unique popcorn buckets can be purchased and refilled as many times as you would like for the duration of your trip. It doesn’t matter what year you plan to visit Walt Disney World, there will always be a Disney refillable popcorn bucket in the shape of a character you’ll love! The reason being Disney World refillable popcorn buckets vary in design and price depending on which theme park you buy from.
Disney popcorn buckets can also be found all over Disneyland Resort, as now this refillable snack is becoming rather popular at the west coast park, as well. So make sure to keep reading to see all of the newest and coolest popcorn buckets at Disneyland 2023.
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As the Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary celebration continues, we have seen the addition of some really neat Disney World popcorn buckets. Disney World brought back the Disney Skyliner popcorn bucket, which was a huge fan favorite when it was released last.
Back are the Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary popcorn buckets, which include the iridescent balloons and Mickey in his 50th Anniversary outfit! The iridescent balloon buckets are very hard to find and typically disappear within the day of a new color being released. The 50th Mickey popcorn bucket was seen throughout all four parks and is still available as of right now! You can even get a matching 50th Minnie Mouse sipper!
Star War fans can still enjoy a Millennium Falcon popcorn bucket at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
Disneyland Resort has been making some waves with their adorable Disneyland popcorn buckets that have come with the return of the Main Street Electrical Parade.
As we come into the holiday season, we have seen that the newest Disney parks popcorn buckets coming to Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort are incredible! Right now you can purchase the Mickey and Friends Disney popcorn bucket in most of the Disney parks. Already released in Disneyland and Walt Disney World is the Mickey Mummy popcorn bucket for Halloween and a Disney Christmas tree bucket for Christmas at Disney!
Yes, you can typically find Disney popcorn buckets at various popcorn carts at Disney Springs.
At times, you can also find the exclusive Annual Passholder Jack Skellington Disney popcorn bucket in Disney Springs. If you’re not an Annual Passholder, you can purchase the glow in the dark Mickey and Friends bucket instead!
We are hoping that Disney releases a ton of designs for the 50th Anniversary Celebration. Disney has been a bit lacking when it comes to current Disney popcorn buckets offered in Disney Springs.
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So, where can you buy the 2023 Disney popcorn buckets? Disney World popcorn buckets can be purchased at the following locations:
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2023 Disney parks popcorn buckets will vary in price depending on which one you decide to purchase. However most Disney World refillable popcorn buckets will cost between $10.00 to $25.00. As we discussed the unique thing about the refillable popcorn buckets are you can refill them as many times as you would like during the entire stay of your trip for $2.00 per refill.
This can be a huge money saver if your family has a big appetite as the cost of a regular popcorn snack is around $5.00.
Popcorn carts all throughout Disneyland park also offer discounted refills on the Disneyland popcorn buckets purchased during your stay.
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As of the time we are writing this guide the Disney dining plan is temporarily on hold, however based on years past the 2023 Disney World Refillable popcorn bucket will not be part Disney dining. It’s important to note that the regular $5.00 popcorn snack we discussed above and the $2.00 refills are considered a snack credit as part of the Disney Dining Plan. However there are so many better options and better values to use this snack credit on then to refill your refillable Disney popcorn bucket.
Disney refillable popcorn buckets can only be purchased in the Disney theme parks, water parks, and Disney Springs or Downtown Disney. Unfortunately buckets for popcorn refills at Disney World cannot be purchased at any of the Disney World on-site hotels.
Very simply, bring your Disney refillable popcorn bucket to any of the participating refillable popcorn cart locations located in The Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom, Disneyland, Disney’s California Adventure, both water parks and Disney Springs.
The good news regarding 2023 Disney refillable popcorn buckets is once you are in one of the theme parks, water parks, and Disney springs there are a bunch of popcorn carts around the parks to purchase Disney popcorn. Here are the following locations to purchase refillable popcorn buckets in Disney World.
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The 2023 Magic Kingdom refillable popcorn buckets are usually some of the most popular and quickest to sell out. One of the main reasons is the Magic Kingdom Disney refillable popcorn buckets tend to be limited edition holiday buckets. The Magic Kingdom also has a lot of Disney refillable buckets themed after classic Disney characters such as Mickey & Minnie holiday popcorn buckets, Steamboat Willie popcorn bucket, Pluto Popcorn bucket to name a few!
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Hollywood Studios has some of the most popular refillable popcorn buckets in all of Walt Disney World. We are excited to see what the 2023 refillable Disney World popcorn buckets will look like, but in the past we have seen AT AT popcorn buckets, green Martian popcorn bucket, millennium falcon popcorn bucket, and so many more!
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One of the coolest parts about an EPCOT popcorn bucket is that many of the locations have flavored popcorn refills. This can be a different change of pace for your taste buds. The best location to bring your EPCOT popcorn bucket if you are looking for flavored popcorn is the Future World West refillable popcorn cart and the Canada refillable popcorn cart for maple flavored popcorn.
Unfortunately, the super popular Figment popcorn bucket was only sold for a limited time during the 2021 Festival of the Arts. We are hoping that each festival comes with cool new popcorn buckets in the future!
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Animal Kingdom has a huge following of devoted Disney fans who love the unique theme of the park. Disney has done a great job of releasing some very cool 2023 special edition popcorn buckets in Disney World. A few of the most popular popcorn buckets we have seen are the Simba popcorn bucket, Stitch popcorn bucket , and many more!
The Disneyland popcorn craze has always been around and there are many different popcorn carts located throughout both California parks. Disneyland refillable popcorn buckets 2023 have really come a long way, and we are seeing so many more souvenir popcorn buckets being designed for this park. First, we are going to share all of the current Disneyland popcorn stations between the two parks!
So, what popcorn buckets are at Disneyland in 2023? The popcorn buckets at Disneyland are really stepping it up on the West Coast, as we’ve seen a ton of new designs pop up in the parks. You can even find the Tow Mater popcorn bucket in DCA to represent the Cars Universe in Disneyland popcorn bucket form.
Disneyland also partook in the Disneyland Halloween Popcorn bucket in 2022, and had the super popular Mummy Mickey popcorn bucket, which was a big hit. We also saw the Zero popcorn bucket for this Halloween season, which was an adorable light up specialty Disney bucket.
We also anticipate that Disneyland will up its popcorn game and keep up with Walt Disney World with new 2023 Disneyland popcorn buckets.
Yes, Disney’s California Adventure typically offers the same Disneyland popcorn buckets that are offered in Disneyland Park. With that being said, there are unique and specific popcorn buckets to just DCA that we have seen in the past. For the holidays, we saw the exclusive holiday 2022 Toy Story popcorn bucket that was only sold in DCA, which was super popular.
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The various 50th Anniversary Popcorn buckets that have been released have been between $18 – $30 depending on which one you’ve purchased. If you happened to grab the first release of the 50th Anniversary Mickey Popcorn bucket, it was $18.99 and sold only in Magic Kingdom. That Mickey 50th popcorn bucket is still being sold in the parks for that price, but there has been a few 50th releases since.
Even though the Figment Popcorn Bucket was released during Festival of the Arts, some have also considered that a 50th Anniversary Popcorn bucket, which sold for $25.
As of late, every single holiday season has come with new popcorn buckets which tend to change each year. Sometimes, Disney does bring popular past popcorn buckets back, such as the Mummy Mickey popcorn bucket was here for the 2021 and 2o22 Halloween season. When it comes to Christmastime, we have gotten new and shiny Christmas popcorn buckets which have been super impressive and definitely worth the money.
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A: It cost just $2:00 to refill your Disney popcorn bucket!
A: Yes, Disney popcorn buckets are valid for the length of your trip. You can of course take your popcorn bucket home as a souvenir!
A: Disney popcorn buckets can be refilled through the length of your stay!
A: Yes, the most popular locations for various flavors are in EPCOT where guests can enjoy Maple flavored popcorn in Canada, and Sour Cream & Chive, Cheddar, and Buffalo Bleu Cheese outside of Journey into Imagination.
A: You can buy the 2023 Simba popcorn bucket at Disney’s Animal Kingdom at the popcorn carts around the park.
A: The Simba popcorn bucket cost is $16.99 for each bucket bought.
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