December 2019 Pin Releases for Walt Disney World and Disneyland Feature Star Tours 30th Anniversary, Princess and The Frog 10th Anniversary, Matterhorn, Disney’s Riviera Resort Pins, and More
Disney Pin Collectors and Traders, clutch your wallets tight. Disney has shared a look at this month’s pin releases and it’s an incredible lineup of must-have pins with new Pins of the Month, Commemorative pins, and the final round of Christmas pins for the season.
While these are not out on the official Merchandise pages for each resort, we got a special sneak peek thanks to our friends over at Disney Pins Blog. Check out all of the upcoming releases below!
December 2019 Pins of the Month – Disneyland
We hope you’re feeling festive, because this month’s pins kick off with the adorable Mistletoe Kisses series starring Simba and Nala, Lady and Tramp, Snow White and Bashful, and Stitch and Angel, plus a holiday-themed Annual Passholder exclusive pin and ornament box set featuring Mickey and Goofy. Celebrate the Candlelight Processional on December 7th with a limited edition pin featuring vintage Mickey and Minnie. On the 19th, get into Star Wars gear with the latest First Order Reconnaissance 709th Legion pin, plus a Droid Schematic of DJ R3X, and a Resistance Reveal of Luke Skywalker. This month’s Windows of Magic pin takes you down the bayou with Tiana, while the new Crests of the Kingdom takes you up the Matterhorn with Donald and the Yeti. Ring in the New Year with Minnie and Mickey with the Disneyland Happy New Year 2020 pin and start the year off right.
December 2019 Pins of the Month – Walt Disney World
We kick off this month’s Walt Disney World releases with a similar holiday-themed Annual Passholder exclusive pin and ornament box set featuring Mickey and Donald. Do note the rare Friday release of the Star Tours 30th Anniversary pin on December 6th. You can mash some buttons with this month’s I Heart Gaming, which features the Gummi Bears. Another important (non-Thursday) release is that of the December 16th grand opening of Disney’s Riviera Resort. One limited release pin featuring Mickey celebrating his “joie de vivre” and another DVC Member exclusive limited edition pin of the resort’s marquee will also be available. Of course, this month’s Star Wars assortment features Lando Calrissian, a TIE Fighter Pilot pin, and a C-1 Series Droid Badge. You too can live a pirate’s life with this month’s Magic of Honor pin, which honors the Pirates of the Caribbean. Lastly, ring in the New Year with Minnie and Mickey with the Disneyland Happy New Year 2020 pin and start the year off right.
December 2019 Pins of the Month – Walt Disney World and Disneyland
Lastly, we have our shared releases across both resorts, starting off with the Greeting Card Tiered Collection featuring Rapunzel, Baymax, the Hitchhiking Ghosts, Filmore, and a Scrooge McDuck completer pin if you opt for the box set. This month’s Vintage Vinyl features Peter Pan. A fun two-pin assortment celebrates The Muppet Christmas Carol while the Princes and The Frog gets a series of three, 2-pin sets for the film’s 10th anniversary. You’ll want to sing and samba with the release of a The Three Caballeros pin on December 12th for its 75th anniversary, and don’t miss the Evil Queen Windows of Evil pin and Star Wars pins also available that day. With the release of The Rise of Skywalker comes a set of Knights of Ren pins, plus a Kylo vs. Rey pin. Do cats like latkes? Because this year’s Happy Hanukkah pin stars Marie, Toulouse, and Berlioz. Lastly, get in the Christmas spirit with the Mickey’s Christmas Carol Pin Trading Pop-Up pin, a Mushu winter pin, and a Beauty and the Beast Kingdom Consoles. This month’s Christmas Day pin features Mickey and Pluto.
And that about does it for this year’s pins! Have you had a good run of collecting and trading this 2019? Are you looking to pick up the hobby in the new year? It’s never too late, but once you start…
Tune in next month for the new slate of pins for 2020!