Disney Parks announced today that an entire pavilion dedicated to Star Wars Land at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort will be at this year’s D23 Expo in Anaheim, Calif., along with the reveal of the logo for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts: A Galaxy of Stories.
Guests to D23 will be able to view the locations, creatures, droids and starships that will populate the remote outpost planet on the Outer Rim in Star Wars Land, as well as the world premiere of a detailed model of the 14-acre land coming to Disney Parks in 2019. Media and artwork showing the creative process of building Star Wars Land will also be on display.
On Saturday, July 15 at the Expo, Bob Chapek, Chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, will host a special Hall D23 presentation on what’s coming next for Disney Parks around the world. Guests can sit in on this and three other Disney Parks presentations during D23:
- Friday, July 14
- 3:30 p.m. – Pirates of the Caribbean: 50 Years of Swashbuckling Adventures in Disney Parks
- Saturday, July 15
- 3 p.m. – Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, hosted by Bob Chapek
- Sunday, July 16
- 12:15 p.m. – Inspiring Women of Imagineering
- 2:30 p.m. – Voices of Disney Parks
The Imagineer-exclusive merchandise store, Mickey’s of Glendale, will also return to D23 Expo this year, stocked full with limited edition souvenirs and the items.
D23 Expo 2017 will be held July 14-16 at the Anaheim Convention Center. For more information, and to purchase tickets, visit D23expo.com.