Ever since The Mickey Mouse Club hit the airwaves in 1955 (feel free to sing the song if you know it…), Disney fans have proudly identified themselves by wearing hats and headbands with Mickey ears. To this day, ears are among the most popular souvenirs and gifts from Disney parks, and now there are tons of fun and unique kinds to choose from.
These awesome accessories go with any outfit, but which ears match your mood, occasion or personality the most? We selected a few possibilities for your insp-ear-ation, which you can find at Disney store or online at shopDisney.com! Remember to redeem your Disney Rewards Dollars toward the purchase of your top picks at Disney store or Disney parks.1
The Sweet Tooth
Do you head straight for the pastries and baked goods when you enter Main Street, U.S.A.? Then declare your dessert devotion with these sweet ears.
- Donuts are definitely having a moment, and this foodie trend is now a fashion trend when you don the Minnie Mouse Donut Ear Headband, complete with beaded sprinkles.
- If your personality is as sweet as candy, the Lollipop Ear Headband is just dandy! The ears are swirls of delightfully delicious colors, and look closely at the “bow”: it’s a wrapped candy drop.
The Fan of the Classics
Are you feeling nostalgic? If you enjoy trips down memory lane, you’ll likely love these ears representing time-tested and treasured Disney Characters and attractions.
- Let your inner princess out to shine, literally, with Minnie Mouse Cinderella Castle Ears that feature silver sequins from end to end. In the middle of the bow, the classic silhouette of Cinderella Castle sparkles with timeless regal style.
- Go back to where it all began with M-I-C-K-E-Why? Because they’re awesome! The Mouseketeer Ear Hat for Kids stands out as a retro option that has been synonymous with Disney parks since the gates first opened.
- Get ready to glow with the Minnie Mouse Sequined Ear Headband, perfect for your next girls’ trip, Instagram moment or anytime, really. A metallic red bow sits between shimmering red sequined ears to make a brilliant statement piece.
The Disney•Pixar Pro
Are you the first in line to get tickets for the latest Disney•Pixar films? If you can quote entire scenes from the movies off the top of your head, then these ears belong there, too.
- Adventure is… right here! One of Disney•Pixar’s most celebrated stories lifts spirits all over again with the Up Ear Headband, capturing the excitement of Carl and Russell’s journey with a cloud design, 3D elements and, of course, the Ellie Badge of Courage (aka Grape Soda bottle cap).
- OoOOoo! The Toy Story Alien Ear Hat with screen art featuring the claw will delight fellow fans when you choose it to match your playful personality.
The Special Celebration
What better place could there be to mark a momentous occasion than the Disney parks? Invite everyone to celebrate with you by announcing your milestone with your ears.
- If you want everyone to know it’s your birthday, then nothing holds a candle to commemorating your special day at Disney parks with this whimsical, Mickey Mouse “Best Birthday Ever” Ear Hat.
- “Ear” comes the bride! Balance fun and formal with this matching pair of Bride & Groom Ears. A veil and gem-studded tiara for the bride and satin accents for the groom will give your trip a romantic Happily Ever After!
The World Traveler
Do you dream of filling your passport with stamps from every continent? Get a taste of different cultures at the Disney parks, and flaunt your global citizen status with these ears.
- These ears are a fiesta! Decorated like the sweet Mexican treat pan dulce, with a sequined bow striped like a traditional serape shawl, the Minnie Mouse Pan Dulce Ears represent Epcot®’s Mexican Pavilion while bringing fun—or, in Spanish, divertido!
- Celebrate your patriotic style with the Minnie Mouse Americana Ear Headband, featuring a red, white and blue design with sequined stars and stripes and “Land that I love” embroidery. Wherever you travel, it will show your U.S.A. pride and your love of Disney.
We hope this list will put some ideas in your head and the perfect set of Disney ears on top of it! Don’t forget to redeem your Disney Rewards Dollars toward buying your favorite pair at Disney store or shopDisney.com.1 Then you’ll be ready for your next vacation or any other place you want to express your personality and love of Disney.