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Among the exiting offerings for 2010 are exclusive D23 one-year anniversary parties at the Disneyland® Resort and Walt Disney World® Resort, free “50 and Fabulous” film screenings at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, and a special 40th anniversary celebration event to honor the Walt Disney Archives.
“In our first year, D23 created some truly memorable event opportunities for our members, and this year we plan to outdo ourselves with a mix of all-new events and encores of fan favorites,” said Steven Clark, head of D23. “D23 Members are going to have more opportunities than ever to be part of the Disney magic through the events we have planned in 2010, and we hope they’ll be as excited as we are to experience them alongside their fellow members.”
D23 Members will receive notification of special events and reservation times via e-mail, and all events are offered on a space-available basis. More details on events, and on becoming a D23 Member, can be found at www.disney.com/D23.
SAVE THE DATE! D23’s special-event lineup includes:
- January 22, 2010: A Practically Perfect Night of Surprises with D23 and Mary Poppins
- February 13, April 10, August 14 and November 13, 2010: D23 Day at The Walt Disney Studios and Archives
- March 5, 2010: D23’s First-Anniversary Party at the Walt Disney World® Resort
- March 10, 2010: D23’s First-Anniversary Party at the Disneyland® Resort
- March 27, 2010: “50 and Fabulous” Screening of Toby Tyler
As with all live events, dates and times are subject to change.
Additional D23 special events are planned throughout 2010, including:
- May 8: “50 and Fabulous” screening of Pollyanna at the Walt Disney Studio Theatre;
- May 29-30: “Flowers and Fireworks” event at the Walt Disney World® Resort, adding all-new elements as D23 expands the festivities to two days;
- June 26: A special celebration at the Walt Disney Studios marking the 40th anniversary of the Walt Disney Archives;
- July 10: “50 and Fabulous” screening of Swiss Family Robinson at the Walt Disney Studio Theatre;
- October 15-16: “Sip & Stroll” at the immensely popular Epcot International Food and Wine Festival;
- October 23: “50 and Fabulous” screening of The Sign of Zorro at the Walt Disney Studio Theatre
- December 11-12: “Magic and Merriment” weekend at the Walt Disney World Resort;
D23 is also in the planning stages for even more exciting 2010 events, details of which will be revealed in the coming months.
For more details on becoming a member of D23: The Official Community for Disney Fans, or renewing existing memberships, visit www.disney.com/D23.