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Why we like being in the Disney Vacation Club

One perk of the Disney Vacation Club is

One perk of the Disney Vacation Club is being able to go in the fast lane for rides. Photo Credit: Kidsday staff artist / Koiip Lam, Syosset

The Disney Vacation Club is a vacation timeshare program. We pay for points that we then use to stay at any Disney World Resort all around the world. You also have a choice to do a meal plan or not. The meal plan includes dining and snacks.

When you stay at Disney World you will get a special bracelet called a MagicBand. It has your FastPass, dining plans, hotel room entry, and access to anything else you have planned at Disney.

When you go a Disney park, you will have to scan your MagicBand to get into that park. When you want to go on rides, you scan your MagicBand for a FastPass, which means you can go into the faster line. This is great when the parks are crowded.

An earlier version of this story incorrectly described the benefits of club membership.

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