- Ponyville is the starting location.
- Canterlot is the second location, added in the Canterlot Wedding update.
- Sweet Apple Acres is the third location, added in the Sweet Apple Acres update.
- The Everfree Forest is the fourth location, added in the Everfree Forest update. Currently it has only several pre-constructed buildings, and it's not possible to build anything else there. It also has different zone expansion model.
- The Crystal Empire is the fifth location, added in the Update 3.1.
- The Changeling Kingdom is the sixth location, added in the Update 3.5. The Changeling Kingdom becomes unavailable after the quest line is completed.
- Klugetown is the seventh location, added in the Update 4.0.
- Other locations might be coming soon.
- In previous versions, your current location was highlighted in a bright pink banner, whereas other locations (including unplayable areas such as Baltimare, Cloudsdale, and Appaloosa) were indicated with beige banners. It had a white pulsing halo surrounding it.
- However, after an update, all locations in the map are indicated with light pink tabs with icons of their respective locations' landmark. Your current location is the tab that is colored in magenta.