Pin Trading at SeaWorld Pin Trading at SeaWorld
Pin Trading

Join in the fun of SeaWorld's interactive pin trading experience. Collect your favorite pins and trade at the park with Ambassadors and other guests to get new collectible pins and grow your collection.

To participate in pin trading, just follow these 3 easy steps:

  1. Find an Ambassador or guest at the park wearing a pin trading lanyard
  2. Look at their collection and select your favorite pin
  3. Trade one of your pins in exchange for one of their pins to add to your lanyard

You may trade up to 3 pins per Ambassador, per day. Only pins on lanyards are available for trading with Ambassadors.You may also trade with other guests if they agree. 

Just getting started?
Pins and lanyards are available for purchase. Once you have your pins and lanyard, you can trade with Ambassadors and guests who are also wearing a pin trading lanyard. Ambassadors with lanyards can be found throughout the park in gift shops, theaters, front gate, and the park entrance. Happy trading! 


Pin Categories

Core pins feature SeaWorld animals and are available to purchase until they are retired.

Collection pins are an assortment of pins that all relate to each other. A collection may be added to year after year.

A series is a set of pins that are identified as a group. Make sure to collect the whole series.

Limited edition pins are available in smaller quantities for a specific time or until they sell out. Get limited edition pins right away, they’ll be hard to find later on.

Special edition pins are available only for a limited time and feature many SeaWorld icons. These pins will go fast, so get them while they’re hot.

Once a pin is retired, it will no longer be produced. These are identified with a retirement label.

Annual Pass Member pins are exclusively available for purchase by Annual Pass Members (Annual Pass & Platinum Pass)

Accessories are non-pin items that enhance your pin collecting and trading experience and include an assortment of lanyards and pouches.

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