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D23, Disney’s bi-annual convention where they discuss current and upcoming projects throughout the entire Walt Disney Company runs from August 23 – 25. D23 has released the itinerary for the event and we are breaking it down.
There are four main pavilions where seminars, presentations and announcements are made.
D23 Expo Arena
Walt Disney Archives Stage
The itinerary breaks down each special event in each of the four pavilions so that those attending D23 are able to decide in advance where they want to go and what events they want to prioritize.
Important to note that additional presentations are still being added so be sure to continue to check back to the link below in order to have the full schedule.
Let’s cover some of the highlights of each day and then we will link the full itinerary at the end of this post.
- Highlights for Friday, August 23:
~At the Walt Disney Archives Stage from 10:30 am – 11:30 am, guests can experience Great Moments With Walt Disney.
~At HallD23 from 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm, guests can experience the Disney + Showcase.
~At Stage 28 from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, guests can experience Marvel Animation’s Venom Invasion and a World Premiere.
- Highlights for Saturday, August 24:
~At Hall D23, go Behind the Scenes at Walt Disney Studios from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm,
~At Walt Disney Archives State from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm, guests can partake in Making Holiday Magic at Disney Parks.
~At D23 Expo Arena from 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm, experience Haunted Mansion: Celebrating 50 years.
~*** At Stage 28 from 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm, Disney will be discussing A Secret Walt Disney World Project!!!!!**** *This Project is set to be announced on August 22* Stay tuned right here to For Love of the Mouse because we will be covering this magical announcement as we learn more!
~At Stage 28 from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm, join in on the conversation of Immersive Worlds: Bringing Films to Life in Disney Parks.
- Highlights for Sunday, August 25:
~At D23 Expo Arena, from 10:00 am – 11:00 am, guests can take part in The Little Mermaid: The 30th Anniversary Celebration. ~ This is where we expect any announcements regarding additional castings to be made should Disney decide to take D23 as the right opportunity to make such announcements.
~*The Big Kahuna!* ~ At Hall D23 from 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, Guests can take part in the Sneak Peek! Disney Parks Experiences and Products. *This is typically when the biggest and most high profile upcoming projects are announced for The Walt Disney Company including projects in theme parks around the world and exciting new adventures for the company. *
~At Stage 28, from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm, guests can experience the World Premiere: Walt Disney Animation Presents Short Circuit.
The only tickets remaining for D23 are single day tickets for Sunday, August 25. Those can be purchased HERE!
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Not attending D23 but don’t want to miss out on the action? Not to worry! D23 streams a lot of the expo and covers a lot of the action on their very own YouTube channel! Also, as we already mentioned, we will be covering every aspect of the convention, so stay tuned right here and watch for notifications of blog posts by following the blog. You can also be notified of all of our blog and vlog posts on our social media platforms! On Instagram at ForLoveOfMouse, Facebook at For The Love of The Mouse and YouTube at For Love of The Mouse.
You can view the entire itinerary on the D23 website HERE!
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