marceline recap

D23 Returns to Marceline for a Truly Magnificent Day

By Tyler Slater

On Friday, May 25, D23 Gold and Gold Family Members met in Missouri for truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience in Walt’s boyhood hometown of Marceline.

Guests gathered in Excelsior Springs to be shuttled across the beautiful Midwest to the town of Marceline. During the journey, guests enjoyed two very special presentations, one by Disney…

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Ashley Eckstein event recap

D23 Members Find Their Universe with Ashley Eckstein

Seattle area D23 members were in for aspecial treat on Saturday, May 19, when Ashley Eckstein came to town for a D23 Gold Member exclusive event. Members started out at the Disney store in Bellevue, where, upon checking in, they received Ashley’s new book, It’s Your Universe, and had the chance to get their copy signed. Guests also received a D23-exclusive gift…

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Disney's Animal Kingdom 20th anniversary event

D23 Members Celebrate 20 Years at Disney’s Animal Kingdom!

By Tyler Slater

On Sunday, April 22, D23 Gold and Gold Family Members joined fellow Disney fans to celebrate 20 years of adventure at Disney’s Animal Kingdom! Attendees had the opportunity to purchase two differently tiered “20th Anniversary FAN Celebration Passes” that helped commemorate the special day.

The day started with a special 20th anniversary…

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Frozen on Broadway event recap

D23 Members Head to Broadway for the Opening Weekend of Disney’s Frozen!

By Tyler Slater,

D23 Members’ excitement rivaled that of coronation day in Arendelle as they gathered in New York City on Saturday, March 24, to celebrate the opening of Disney’s Frozen!

To begin the day, our VIP guests checked in at the Ripley-Grier Studios—a functioning Broadway rehearsal studio where, during our visit, auditions and rehearsals for…

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dca sip and stroll

D23 Members Sip & Stroll for the First Time at Disney California Adventure

By Tyler Slater

On Tuesday, March 13, D23 Members gathered at the Disneyland Resort to celebrate the 2018 Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival! Continuing the tradition of the fan-favorite event at the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, attendees were excited to kick off the first Sip & Stroll on the West Coast!

The event began with a…

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peter pan florida screening

Second Star to the Right and Straight on to Walt Disney World

By Tyler Slater

On Saturday, February 10, D23 Gold and Gold Family Members gathered at Disney Springs at the Walt Disney World Resort to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the animated classic Peter Pan. Full of happy thoughts (and maybe even some pixie dust), guests arrived to the AMC Disney Springs 24, excited for the opportunity to see this fan-favorite film on…

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Peter Pan screening on the Walt Disney Studio Lot

D23 Members Flew off to Never Land on The Walt Disney Studios Lot

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Think of a wonderful thought… like getting to watch Peter Pan on the big screen! D23 Members took a trip to Never Land to celebrate the 65th anniversary of Peter Pan on The Walt Disney Studios lot. Adding our own sprinkling of pixie dust to the historic Studio Main Theatre, D23 welcomed members who gathered to honor this classic ode to never…

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bob gurr legend lunch

The First Legendary Lunch of 2018

By Tyler Slater

On Friday, January 12, D23 Gold and Gold Family Members gathered at The Walt Disney Studios to have lunch with famed Disney Legend Bob Gurr.

Members arrived to a private room inside the Buena Vista Commissary that was enhanced for the occasion with decorations inspired by Bob’s historic involvement with Disneyland, circa 1959—including toy…

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A Sweet Tradition: D23’s Gingerbread House-Building Workshop

By D23 Team

On Sunday, December 17, at Ralph Brennan’s Jazz Kitchen in the Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort, D23 Members and their guests joined us for a fun workshop to continue the festive tradition of creating Holiday Gingerbread Houses. We had some newbies, as well as some seasoned gingerbread professionals on hand. Everyone enjoyed an amazing…

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Kylo Ren, Captain Phasma, and D23 Members Celebrate Star Wars: The Last Jedi

By D23 Team

Not long ago in a galaxy not so far, far away, D23 Gold Members took to the Walt Disney Studios lot for an unforgettable night celebrating the debut of Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

The evening began with a cocktail hour, featuring a signature cocktail (Kylo Red) and wine from Skywalker Vineyards. Guests were treated to a two-course meal, after…

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