fantastic worlds week

D23 Fantastic Worlds Celebration

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16
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Join D23: The Official Disney Fan Club for an exciting week of virtual events, articles, and merchandise releases celebrating all the wonderful worlds of Disney! Make your experience even more magical with our D23 Fantastic Worlds Adventure Kit, included with D23 Gold Membership!

fantastic worlds week

Monday, November 16

The Fantasia Legacy: A Conversation with Eric Goldberg

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In celebration of the 80th anniversary of Fantasia and the 20th anniversary of Fantasia/2000, enjoy this special retrospective with master animator, Eric Goldberg of Walt Disney Animation Studios, one of the key creators of Fantasia/2000. Tune in for a look at the beautiful sights and sounds of the beloved Disney classics.

Fantasia and Fantasia/2000 are now streaming on Disney+

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge – Storytelling through Merchandise

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Brad Schoeneberg, Tracie Alt and Cody Hampton from the Disney Parks Merchandise team explore the rich storytelling that goes into the exotic and authentic imports of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge!

Tuesday, November 17

Marvel’s 616 Uncovered

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Get an exclusive first look at this exciting new Disney+ docuseries with Executive Producers Sarah Amos and Jason Sterman, and Directors Clay Jeter and Brian Oakes. Get a glimpse into these remarkable stories, showcasing the intersections of storytelling, pop culture, and fandom within the Marvel Universe.

Start streaming all episodes of Marvel's 616 November 20 on Disney+!

Marvel Celebrates 80 Years of Captain America

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A journey eight decades in the making! Join Marvel Comics Editor-in-Chief C.B Cebulski and Executive Editor Tom Brevoort as they follow the All-American Avenger through the comics, pop culture, and onto the big screen!

Wednesday, November 18

Globetrotting with Mickey Mouse and the Walt Disney Archives

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D23 Gold and Gold Family Members are in for a special treat as we travel the globe to celebrate the birthday of the leader of the club himself, Mickey Mouse! Dive into exciting stories of the international icon with rarely seen images and a fascinating look at the Walt Disney Archives. Join the team from the Archives as we celebrate Mickey’s Birthday with a look at his globetrotting adventures, bringing happiness to all corners of the this fantasic world.

Celebrate Mickey & Minnie on Their Birthday

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It’s all aboard for a birthday celebration of everyone’s favorite pals, Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse! Host Mark Daniel takes you on an inside a look at the wild and zany world of Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway at Disney’s Hollywood Studios with one of the attraction’s lead Imagineers, Kevin Rafferty. Then get a special look at the new Disney+ series The Wonderful World of Mickey Mouse and hear from Bret Iwan, official voice of Mickey Mouse, as he shares a sneak peek of his designer Mickey Ears.

Be sure to visit Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway at the Walt Disney World Resort and watch The Wonderful World of Mickey Mouse on Disney+ beginning November 18!

Thursday, November 19

Walt Disney World: Destination Tomorrow

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Once you decide you are going to Walt Disney World Resort, the fun really begins. The dreaming, planning and sharing of excitement takes on a magic of its own. Join host and Walt Disney World Ambassador Stephen Lim as he talks with fellow planners sharing stories and secrets on creating a memorable vacation to The Most Magical Place on Earth and discover how a great big beautiful tomorrow is just a dream away.

EPCOT – The Magic of Possibility

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Host and Walt Disney World Ambassador, Marilyn West, is joined by Zach Riddley, Imagineering Portfolio Executive for Walt Disney World Resort and Melissa Valiquette, Vice President of EPCOT as they share about the Magic of Possibility at EPCOT and how this park is transforming today and building toward the future. You’ll also hear from Pixar’s Roger Gould and Harley Jessup along with Tom Fitzgerald from Walt Disney Imagineering about the making of Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure and what it takes to bring this animated favorite to life in the France pavilion.

Friday, November 20

Toy Story 25th – All new 5 Facts Video!

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Celebrate 25 years of Toy Story, and throw back to our favorite group of toys, uncovering some rarely heard stories and facts about Pixar’s first feature film!

Creating Fantastic Worlds: A Journey into Disney Worldbuilding

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From San Fransokyo and Wakanda to Treasure Cove, Mustafar, and beyond, enjoy the ultimate conclusion to D23 Fantastic Worlds Celebration as we bring together creative wizards from across the realms of Disney to share a collective look behind the magic in creating the worlds that we all love.

Hosted by Justina Ireland (Star Wars: A Test of Courage, Star Wars: Lando’s Luck), this all-star lineup of creative geniuses will include Paul Felix (Production Designer, Walt Disney Animation Studios), Noah Klocek (Production Designer, Pixar Animation Studios), Luc Mayrand (Creative Portfolio Executive, Walt Disney Imagineering), Ryan Meinerding (VP of Visual Development, Creative Director, Marvel Studios), Mark Miller (Executive Creative Producer, ILMxLAB) and Andy Park (Director Visual Development, Marvel Studios).

Saturday, November 21

BONUS EVENT: The Wonderful World of Mickey Mouse—D23 Gold Member-Exclusive Sneak Peek!

Screening window begins at 10 a.m. PT
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This just in! For another surprise to celebrate Mickey & Minnie’s Birthday and D23 Fantastic Worlds Celebration, D23 Gold and Gold Family Members are invited to a sneak peek of an upcoming episode of the all-new series, The Wonderful World of Mickey Mouse, almost a week before it premieres on Disney+!

SPECIAL OPPORTUNITIES

D23.com is your home base for articles and surprises celebrating Disney’s Fantastic Worlds, a deeper dive into the D23 2020 Gold Member Gift, exclusive product releases and announcements, and so much more! 

Check out our roundup of D23 Gold Member-Exclusive Merchandise Releases—including pins, puzzles, plush and morehere!

All week, our friends at Topps will be releasing D23 Fantastic Worlds-themed digital collectibles, including a special D23 Member exclusive! Visit D23.com to learn more and be sure to check out the Disney Collect!, Marvel Collect!and Star Wars: Card Trader by Topps apps to collect them all!

Not a D23 Gold Member? Join Now! For a limited time, get a complimentary Fantastic Worlds Pin Set when you buy a new Gold or Gold Family Membership!