Location: D23 Events will take place at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, the Walt Disney Studios and Archives in Burbank, and Mickey's of Glendale employee store.
Price Range: $$
Enjoy advance screenings, VIP tours and other perks at the 2013 D23 Expo
Disney's official fan club, D23, is celebrating its second "Disney Fanniversary Celebration" with dozens of unique events throughout California. By partnering with Walt Disney Studios, the fan club will offer advance screenings of the latest Disney animated and live-action feature films; tours of the private Mickey's of Glendale employee store; and member-only tours of the historic Studio Lot and Walt Disney Archives in Burbank. The event culminates Aug. 9–11 at the Anaheim Convention Center with the D23 Expo 2013: The Ultimate Disney Fan Event.
D23 2013 California Events Calendar:
March–April: D23’s Disney Fanniversary Celebration in Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco
April 13: "Son of Flubber," Burbank
April 13: Mickey’s of Glendale shopping day, Glendale. D23 members will have an opportunity to purchase limited-edition merchandise at this Walt Disney Imagineering employee store and view the grounds of Disney's creative “think tank.”
May 4: D23 Day at the Walt Disney Studios and Archives, Burbank
June 1: D23 Day at the Walt Disney Studios and Archives, Burbank
June 8: "Summer Magic," Burbank
June 8: Mickey’s of Glendale Shopping Day, Glendale
August 9–11: D23 Expo 2013, Anaheim
September 14: D23 Tour at The Walt Disney Studios and Archives, Burbank
September 15: "The Sword in the Stone," Burbank
November 2: D23 Tour of The Walt Disney Studios and Archives, Burbank
November 16: "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea," Burbank
December: Disney and Dickens, Burbank
The D23 Expo is of Disney's most anticipated fan events, boasting special panels and presentations, movie screenings, celebrity appearances and autograph signings and more. Want to join the fun? Gold-level D23 memberships are $75, and silver-level memberships are $35 a year. All discounts and special promotions are available to both members. Discount tickets for D23 are available through Dec. 31, 2012 at www.D23.com.
— Story by Veronica Hill • Photo courtesy of Kelli Hagan/D23