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Disney's Pin Celebration 2006 - "It All Started With ... Walt"

September 8-10, 2006

Epcot® - World Showplace

Celebrate Walt Disney and all the ideas that his imagination continues to inspire at Disney's Pin Celebration 2006. "It All Started With ... Walt," is a spectacular three-day Disney Pin Trading Event that will take place at Epcot® from September 8-10, 2006.

Join your Friends for a magical tribute to Walt Disney's groundbreaking achievements in Animation, Live Action Film and Television and Disney Theme Parks...a legacy that continues to guide the Walt Disney Company today.

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Mark your calendars for the biggest Disney Pin Trading event of 2006. The annual Disney's Pin Celebration will be held at Epcot® from September 8-10, 2006. This three-day event will feature a unique collection of specially designed pins, trading activities, fun and much more.

Event Admission will be $90 per person.*

This Event Package will include:

Opportunity to pre-purchase Limited Edition pins designed especially for this event.
Special pin promotion for event Guests only featuring exclusive pins.
Trading activities and games at World Showplace located at Epcot®
Limited Edition commemorative gifts.
Live and silent auctions of rare pins, artwork and more.
Opportunity to meet Disney Pin Partners from the Walt Disney Company.
Two (2) food and beverage opportunities.
PLUS special surprises throughout the event.

Guests registering on or before Saturday, June 24, 2006 will receive one (1) of these special Limited Edition pins just for booking early! This pin will be distributed at event registration.

The edition size of this limited edition Early Registration Pin is 1047.

*Disney's Pin Celebration 2006 is a private, hard-ticket event that will be held in Epcot® during regular park hours. Theme Park admission to Epcot® is not included in the price of event admission, but is required for attendance.

Please Note - All information is subject to change including but not limited to dates, times, artwork, release dates, edition sizes and retail prices.

Click here to Register!!!
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for the RSP Merchandise and the Special Promotion for Event Guests!!
Click Here to see the Auction Lots!!

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Or Click Here if unable to access the pdf file
Some people are having difficulties with the RSP link that came in their confirmation e-mails. If you are having difficulties, you can CLICK HERE to complete your Random Selection Process (RSP) form on-line.
Frequently Asked Questions

CAN GUESTS STILL REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT?

A: Registration for this event will begin on Wednesday, May 24 at 11:00 a.m. (Pacific).

Event Guests and Non-Event Guests are invited to attend a special Public Day on Sunday, September 10. This Public Day will be held in World Showplace at Epcot®. Times for "Public Day" will be announced at a future date.

Theme Park admission to Epcot® is required to attend. For Event Guests, they must show Event credentials to gain early access to Public Day.

IS THERE A SPECIAL "EARLY REGISTRATION" PIN?

A: Guests registering on or before Saturday, June 24, 2006 will receive one (1) special Limited Edition pin just for booking early! The Limited Edition pin will be distributed at event registration.

I AM A DISNEY CAST MEMBER. WHAT DO I NEED TO DO?

A: Disney Cast Members do not receive a discount on the Event Package price. Eligible Cast Members may receive a discount on Event Merchandise only. Normal Cast Member merchandise discount guidelines apply; please refer to your Employee Policy Manual for questions regarding your merchandise discount. Disney Cast Members will need to send a copy of their valid Disney ID to Walt Disney Event Services. This copy can be sent via fax machine to 407-566-1387. Cast Members must fax a valid Disney ID by August 23, 2006 at 11:59 p.m. (Pacific).

WHAT IS THE ITINERARY FOR THE EVENT?

A: To download a .PDF file of the Itinerary, PLEASE CLICK HERE.

Thursday, September 7 - Disney's Contemporary Resort
Fantasia H

12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Registration and Pin-formation Desk
Random Selection Process (RSP) Merchandise Pickup
Submit 4th RSP Request Form
Pin Trading Area
Preview Area for Disney’s Pin Celebration 2006 Pins

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. & 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Disney Design Group Artist Signings

Friday, September 8- World Showplace - Epcot®

9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Registration and Pin-formation Desk
Random Selection Process (RSP) Merchandise Pickup
Pin Trading Area
Pin Trading Activities
Kid’s Area
Live and Silent Auction Preview
Disney Pin Partners
Trivia and Games
Submit 4th RSP Request Form (6:00 p.m. deadline)

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Disney Design Group Artist Signings

2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Disney Design Group Artist Signings

Saturday, September 9- World Showplace - Epcot®

9:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Pin-formation Desk
4th RSP Notification and Merchandise Pickup
Special Pin Promotion Redemption Area
Pin Trading Area
Pin Trading Activities
Kid’s Area

9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Trivia and Games
Disney Pin Partners
Auction Registration and Paddle Pickup

9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Live and Silent Auction Preview

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Disney Design Group Artist Signings

3:30 p.m.
Silent Auction Bidding Ends

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Silent Auction Winners Announced

4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Live Auction

Sunday, September 10 - World Showplace - Epcot®

9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Event Guests –Event Exclusive Purchase Opportunity

9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Pin-formation Desk
Pin Trading Area
Pin Trading Activities
Kid’s Area

11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Epcot®Guests Admitted to Event
Disney Pin Partners

HELP! HOW DO I COMPLETE THE RANDOM SELECTION PROCESS (RSP) FORM?

Below are tools to help with the Random Selection Process (RSP). Please click on the links to view these items (You will need Adobe® Acrobat to view the .PDF files).

Random Selection Process - Frequently Asked Questions

Tips for completing the Random Selection Process form

WHAT IS THE LINK TO THE ON-LINE RANDOM SELECTION PROCESS (RSP) FORM?

A: For already registered Event Guests, please CLICK HERE to complete your Random Selection Process (RSP) form on-line.

WHEN IS THE RANDOM SELECTION PROCESS (RSP) FORM DUE?

A: The Random Selection Process form is due on August 1, 2006 at 11:59 p.m. (Pacific).

WHAT IS THE DEADLINE TO RETURN ITEMS?

A: All Disney's Pin Celebration 2006 event merchandise is refundable until 6:00 p.m. Friday, September 8. At that time, all sales are final.

WHAT IS THE SPECIAL PROMOTION FOR EVENT GUESTS ONLY?

A: An exclusive, special promotion will be held for event Guests only attending Disney's Pin Celebration 2006 - "It All Started With& Walt." Get one (1) Event Exclusive, Limited Edition pin for $3.00 for every $75.00* that you spend at Disney's Pin Celebration 2006.

Six (6) unique Limited Edition pins (currently lettered A-F) will be offered (final artwork and edition sizes to be determined). Guests will have the opportunity to purchase up to one (1) Limited Edition pin for $3.00, per style for every $75 spent, up to $450 (only one of each of the (A) through (F) pins per qualifying Guest).* Following the event, any remaining special promotion pins will be destroyed, never to be offered again.

Spend $75 to be eligible to purchase one (A) pin for $3.00*

Spend $150 to be eligible to purchase one of the (B) pins for $3.00 and one of the (A) pins for $3.00.*

Spend $225 to be eligible to purchase one of each of the (C), (B), and (A) pins for $3.00 each.*

Spend $300 to be eligible to purchase one of each of the (D), (C), (B), and (A) pins for $3.00 each.*

Spend $375 to be eligible to purchase one of each of the (E), (D), (C), (B), and (A) pins for $3.00 each.*

Spend $450 to be eligible to purchase one of each of the (F), (E), (D), (C), (B), and (A) pins for $3.00 each.*

*Qualifying purchase based on pre-tax, post discount, net of returns merchandise purchased during Disney's Pin Celebration 2006. Promotion applies only to pre-sales event merchandise purchased through the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Random Selection Process (RSP), and does not apply to the purchase of any merchandise after 6:00 p.m. on September 8, 2006, any auction merchandise, tickets or passes, event package fees, or gift cards. Guests, event credentials, and receipts must be present to redeem promotional pins. Maximum of one (1) promotional pin per design/style, per Guest. All promotional pins available while supplies last. Promotional pin(s) must be returned if event merchandise is returned from the qualifying transaction.

WHAT TIME WILL EPCOT® OPEN TO GUESTS?

A: Epcot® will open at 9:00 a.m. to all Guests. This includes the Main Entrance Front Gate and the International Gateway entrance.*

IS ROLLING LUGGAGE ALLOWED IN THE THEME PARK?

A: Yes, rolling luggage is currently allowed in the theme park.

ARE STROLLERS, ECVs OR WHEELCHAIRS AVAILABLE FOR RENT?

A: Strollers, ECVs and wheelchairs are available to rent at the front of Epcot® - Main Entrance on a first come, first served basis. The International Gateway also rents strollers, ECVs and wheelchairs in limited quantities (also on a first come, first served basis).

WHERE CAN GUESTS ASK QUESTIONS DURING THE EVENT?

A: The Information Desk will be happy to answer all Guest questions. Guests may also ask any Cast Member at the event for assistance.

WHICH DISNEY PIN PARTNERS WILL BE ATTENDING THE EVENT?

A: Several Disney Pin Partners from around the world will be attending Disney's Pin Celebration 2006 include:

Walt Disney World® Resort / Disney Cruise Line® / World of Disney® Store - New York
Disneyland® Resort
Disneyland Resort Paris
Hong Kong Disneyland
DisneyShopping.com

For this year's Disney Pin Partners Area, Guests will be invited to participate in a Pursuit. Event Guests will receive a Disney Pin Partners Passport in their welcome packet. Guests will collect stamps at each of the Disney Pin Partners booths. Once all five stamps are collected, Event Guests should return to the Event Information booth to collect their final stamp and receive one (1) Limited Edition pin.

WHAT ARE THE THREE GRAND PRIZES AT THIS EVENT?

A: Every registered Event Guest has been entered for a special drawing to be held on Saturday, September 9. In keeping with the theme of this event, we have created three magnificent "grand prizes" - the Visionary, the Innovator, and the Entertainer. Three lucky Guests will be selected to win one of these prize packages. The announcement will take place right after the Live Auction on Saturday, September 9, 2006. Event Guests do not need to be present to win.

WILL THERE BE TRADING ACTIVITIES AT THE EVENT?

A: Trading activities will be held at this event. Details on these activities will be shared at a future date. Guests will learn more about these activities when the Event opens on September 8, 2006.

WILL THERE BE TRADING OPPORTUNITIES FOR CHILDREN?

A: Children ages 3-12 will have an area specifically designed for them to have fun and trade. This area will feature a trading board and fun children's activities.

WILL THERE BE AN AUCTION AT THE EVENT?

A: There will be a silent and live auction at Disney's Pin Celebration 2006.

WHAT FOOD AND BEVERAGE WILL BE INCLUDED IN THE EVENT?

A: Guests attending this event will receive two (2) $15 Gift Cards redeemable at Epcot® Food and Beverage locations.


Disney's Pin Celebration 2006 - "It All Started With ... Walt"




Gift Pins
Welcome Gift Pin

LE 1400
It All Started With Walt - Disney Pin Partners 2006

Event Guests that participated in the Disney Pin Partners pursuit at Disney's Pin Celebration 2006 received this Limited Edition pin featuring Mickey Mouse.

Edition Size: 1500

Thank You Event Spinner Pin

This jumbo spinner pin was given to each person attending the It All Started With Walt pin event as a Thank You gift. The pin was designed by Disney Artist Colleen Tomlinson and comes with a certificate of authenticity.

LE 1400
Thank You Boxed Pin Set

This box set consists of four or your favorite characters.....Mickey, Donald, Tinker Bell and Minnie. The set was given to each person attending the It All Started With Walt pin event as a Thank You gift. The pin was designed by Disney Artist Alex Maher and comes with a certificate of authenticity

LE 1400

Some images courtesy of JB Beans & Co.!!

Disney's Pin Celebration 2006 - "It All Started With ... Walt"




Live Auction Results
Lot 1 - 2005 Piece of Disney History $1500

Lot 2 - Steamboat Willie in Purple $300

Lot 3 - Space Mountain Stitch $100

Lot 4 - Soarin First Anniversary $200

Lot 5 (or Lot 25 depending on if you're the auctioneer or the auctionees) - Piece of Disney History The Haunted Mansion $800

Lot 6 - Fantasmic $600

Lot 7 - Color Sketch Tiles $425

Lot 8 - 2007 Collection $400

Lot 9 - It's All About Tink! $475

Lot 10 - Disney's Living Seas $325

Lot 11 - Giant Baby Eeyore $600

Lot 12 - 35th Anniversary Ear Hats $725

Lot 13 - Disney Characters in '06 Jumbo $250

Lot 14 - Pixie Dust $475

Lot 15 - Figment Framed Set Pins $1200

Lot 16 - Pirates of the Caribbean The Redhead $800

Lot 17 (or Lot 5 depending on if you're the auctioneer or the auctionees)- Hong Kong Disneyland 2005 Opening Pin Collection $525

Lot 18 - Stitch in Candy Cane Boxer Shorts $300

Lot 19 - Featured Artist Jumbo Disney Villains $425

Lot 20 - VMK.com Pirate Mickey and Pirate Pluto $375

Lot 21 - Tinker Bell Jeweled Wings $275

Lot 22 - Six Disney "Ds" $450

Lot 23 - Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas $250

Lot 24 - The Chronicles of Narnia The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe Collection $500

Lot 25 (or Lot 17 depending on if you're the auctioneer or the auctionees) - Hong Kong Disneyland Mickey Mouse Collectible Tin $1125

Many thanks to Karen!!




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