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Unveiling What’s New at D23: The Ultimate Disney Fan Celebration

Experience the Magic of Disney Innovation and Storytelling at This Must-See Event


  • D23 Day at Disneyland Resort on Thursday, August 8
  • A trilogy of signature evenings at the Honda Center:
    • DISNEY ENTERTAINMENT SHOWCASE: Friday, August 9 at 7 p.m.
    • DISNEY EXPERIENCES SHOWCASE: Saturday, August 10 at 7 p.m.
    • DISNEY LEGENDS CEREMONY: Sunday, August 11 at 5 p.m.
  • The largest and most immersive show floor ever at the Anaheim Convention Center
  • Enhanced shopping opportunities
  • Inaugural D23 Day at Angel Stadium on Sunday, August 4
  • D23 FAN-tastic Prizes Sweepstakes – Disney’s grandest sweepstakes yet

Disney enthusiasts from across the globe will converge in Anaheim, California, from August 9-11, 2024, for D23: The Ultimate Disney Fan Celebration, presented by Visa. This year’s event promises an expanded, immersive experience, showcasing the pinnacle of Disney’s creative storytelling and innovation. With a mix of beloved traditions and exciting new additions, the event offers attendees unprecedented access to Disney’s vast world, all packaged into a singularly magical weekend. Disney recently unveiled details on programming, logistics, ticketing, and exclusive D23 Member benefits in anticipation of the event, highlighting the key art featuring Sorcerer Mickey as a tribute to the inaugural 2009 gathering.

“Asad Ayaz, Chief Brand Officer of The Walt Disney Company, expressed, “This August, we’re elevating D23: The Ultimate Disney Fan Celebration to deliver an unparalleled experience for our most passionate fans. With Disney’s iconic brands and fervent fan base, we’re expanding the event to showcase even more of the beloved Disney magic in an unforgettable weekend.”


Honda Center D23 introduces the Honda Center as a new venue for headline events, offering larger, more spectacular showcases to the world’s Disney fan community. The venue will host three major events: the Disney Entertainment Showcase on Friday, the Disney Experiences Showcase on Saturday, and the Disney Legends Ceremony on Sunday, celebrating the 2024 honorees including icons like Colleen Atwood and Angela Bassett.

D23 Day at Disneyland® Resort The festivities commence with D23 Day at Disneyland Resort on Thursday, August 8, offering guests exclusive experiences, including a special cavalcade, dance party, unique photo ops, themed merchandise, and more across both parks.

Show Floor at Anaheim Convention Center The Anaheim Convention Center will be the stage for the most expansive D23 show floor yet, featuring pavilions from Disney’s key brands, an exclusive Walt Disney Archives exhibition, and ample shopping opportunities with limited-edition merchandise.

D23 Day at Angel Stadium For the first time, D23 Day at Angel Stadium on Sunday, August 4, will offer fans a unique celebration, including a special D23 Mickey Mouse bobblehead for the first 23,000 fans.

The Ultimate Disney Sweepstakes: Fantastic Prizes The D23 FAN-tastic Prizes Sweepstakes marks one of Disney’s most grandiose sweepstakes, with prizes ranging from exclusive experiences to the maiden voyage of the Disney Cruise Line ship, the Disney Treasure.


D23 provides a variety of ticket options for fans to customize their experience, including:

  • D23 Ultimate Fan Pass 3-Day and 1-Day Tickets for combined Honda Center and Anaheim Convention Center access.
  • D23 Preferred Ultimate Fan Pass 3-Day Ticket, exclusively for D23 Gold Members, offering prime seating at the Honda Center.
  • D23 Fan Pass for Anaheim Convention Center access only.

D23 Gold Members will enjoy early ticket access and special discounts. Ticket sales begin on March 26, 2024, for Gold Members, with Visa cardholder pre-sales following on March 27, and general sales on March 28.


D23 Gold Members receive exclusive benefits, including early ticket access, special discounts, and for the first time, a commemorative event pin. Charter Members will have access to a private lounge, enhancing their event experience.


Complimentary shuttle service between the Anaheim Convention Center and Honda Center will be available, alongside parking options, ensuring attendees can easily navigate between event venues for the full D23 experience.