Today, D23 -The Official Disney Fan Club have finally announced details regarding the anticipated Destination D event!
"Destination D: Amazing Adventures" is set to celebrate the excitement of Disney's past, present and future with a host of Disney Legends and special guests in attendance on the 19th and 20th of November at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida.
Taking place at Disney's Contemporary Resort on the shores of Bay Lake, the two-day event is set to feature presentations and panel sessions with Disney Legends Marty Skylar and Tony Baxter; Walt Disney Imagineers John Rohde, Chris Merritt, Jason Grandt, and Wyatt Winter; producer Don Hahn (from The Lion King, and Beauty and the Beast); and Walt Disney Archives Director Becky Cline - it looks like it's going to be one you won't want to miss.
Photo courtesy of D23 - The Official Disney Fan Club
Some of the specific highlights that have been announced will include:
- An insight to the latest experiences coming to the theme-parks; including Soarin' Around the World and Rivers of Light.
- A nostalgic journey through the 45-year history of Walt Disney World.
- A look back at Walt Disney's True-Life Adventures - the series which earned the studio eight Academy Awards.
- The Art and Adventures of Marc Davis - where you can discover the adventurous work of the artist and animator.
Of course, Mickey’s of Glendale will be returning with a pop-up shop at the event for attendees, featuring a selection of exclusive Walt Disney Imagineering merchandise as well as limited-edition pins, apparel, and collectibles.
*** Ticket Information ***
Tickets go on sale April 21, 2016, and are $190 each for D23 Gold and/or Gold Family Members.
Tickets are also available to D23 General Members for $250 per ticket.
A limited number of "Wilderness Explorer" VIP tickets will be available, which includes an exclusive preview experience on November 18, reserved seating for all presentations and many more perks.
Further details about the program and tickets for D23 Destination D: Amazing Adventures, can be found over at D23.com/Events, whilst additional announcements will be made in the run-up to the event.
It certainly looks like Destination D: Amazing Adventures is going to be a fabulous event. Be sure to set a reminder for when the tickets go on sale!