Disney 100 Celebration Pressed Pennies Replacing 50th Anniversary Designs at Walt Disney World

Lisa Stump

New Disney100 Celebration pressed penny designs are available at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort.

Disney 100 Celebration Pressed Pennies Replacing 50th Anniversary Designs at Walt Disney World

A new selection of pressed penny designs for the Disney100 Celebration are now available at various locations throughout Walt Disney World Resort.

Disney100 Celebration Pennies at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

The new designs feature multiple popular characters across eight penny designs total. Four of the images are new for the Disney100 Anniversary Celebration. The pennies were last updated at this location for the World’s Most Magical Celebration, the fiftieth anniversary party at Walt Disney World which wraps up March 31, 2023.

New Disney100 Celebration pressed penny designs are available at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort.

The pressed penny machine can be found just beside the Disney Collectible Medallions machine, which still features designs from the Walt Disney World 50 Anniversary.

Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary Medallions at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort.

The anniversary medallions are still available for a limited time.

New Disney100 Celebration pressed penny designs are available at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort.

There are eight total pressed penny designs available. The rightmost four pictured are new for the Disney100 Anniversary Celebration.

New Disney100 Celebration pressed penny designs are available at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort.

The new designs feature Orange Bird, as well as characters from “Encanto,” “Moana,” and Stitch from “Lilo and Stitch.”

New Disney100 Celebration pressed penny designs are available at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort.

Disney100 Celebration Penny Designs at The Emporium at Magic Kingdom

There are also four new Disney100 Celebration designs featured at the pressed penny machine at The Emporium.

New Disney100 Anniversary Celebration Designs on pressed pennies at The Emporium.

The machine can be found in the home wares section of the store.

New Disney100 Anniversary Celebration Designs on pressed pennies at The Emporium.

All eight designs can be purchased for $5.00, or they may be purchased individually for $1.00 each.

New Disney100 Anniversary Celebration Designs on pressed pennies at The Emporium.

The Disney100 characters feature Mickey and Minnie, Donald and Daisy, Goofy and Pluto, and Chip and Dale. They are all dressed in formal attire for the occasion.

New Disney100 Anniversary Celebration Designs on pressed pennies at The Emporium.

Splash Mountain Pressed Pennies Still Available

The Splash Mountain pressed pennies can still be purchased. The attraction is currently closed. It is being rethemed into Tiana’s Bayou Adventure, and is due to open in 2024.

Splash Mountain pressed penny machine designs.

The three designs available for Splash Mountain feature Mickey and the gang on a log flume, Timothy Q. Mouse sitting atop a peanut for the Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary, and Brer Bear, Brer Fox, and Brer Rabbit enjoying a ride on Splash Mountain together.

Disney100 Celebration Designs at Hollywood Studios

Four new pressed penny designs have also been spotted at Hollywood Studios in honor of the Disney100 Celebration.

New Disney100 Anniversary Celebration Designs on pressed pennies at Hollywood Studios.

The pressed penny machine is located across the street from Beverly Sunset Boutique.

New Disney100 Anniversary Celebration Designs on pressed pennies at Hollywood Studios.

The machine was out of order when we stopped by this morning.

New Disney100 Anniversary Celebration Designs on pressed pennies at Hollywood Studios.

Four designs are available here, and they are all new for the Disney100 Celebration.

New Disney100 Anniversary Celebration Designs on pressed pennies at Hollywood Studios.
New Disney100 Anniversary Celebration Designs on pressed pennies at Hollywood Studios.

Two of the designs feature Tow Mater and Lightning McQueen from the “Cars” franchise, and Indiana Jones.

New Disney100 Anniversary Celebration Designs on pressed pennies at Hollywood Studios.

The other two available designs are inspired by fan-favorite “Star Wars” droids BB-8 and R2-D2.

Disney100 Penny Designs at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

We also spotted four new designs available to press at Disney’s Contemporary Resort.

Disney100 pressed pennies at Disney's Contemporary Resort.

Two machines are available at Disney’s Contemporary Resort.

Disney100 pressed pennies at Disney's Contemporary Resort.

Each of the available designs are displayed on the interactive screen. Chef Mickey, Eric and Ariel, a shy Mickey, and the logotype with an image of the monorail for Disney’s Contemporary Resort are the traditionally featured designs for this location. Four new designs have been added.

Disney100 pressed pennies at Disney's Contemporary Resort.

There are eight total designs. The rightmost four are new.

Disney100 pressed pennies at Disney's Contemporary Resort.

The four new designs feature some leading ladies from popular Disney films. Sleeping Beauty, Belle, Mulan, and Bo Peep are featured on these coin designs.

Disney100 pressed pennies at Disney's Contemporary Resort.

A sample view of each pressed coin.

More pennies are popping-up every day, so we will continue to hunt to find them until all are available.

Will you be squishing pennies anytime soon? What do you think of these designs? We’d love to see your thoughts in the comments below!

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  • Lisa Stump

    Lisa loves theme parks, black coffee, and her two Sphynx cats, Jareth and Figment. She believes the best day includes a trip around World Showcase during the EPCOT International Food & Wine festival! Her favorite attractions are Rise of the Resistance, Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind, and "it's a small world." She can be reached at lisa.stump@wdwnt.com.