As we gear up for an equally action-packed Day Two of the D23 Expo, we have an expansive list of those things we are looking ahead to. While the day is long, and there will be plenty to cover, these are the events that this Disney Fanatic is particularly most excited for!
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The Making of Disney100: The Exhibition
Did you know that an all-new exhibition honoring 100 years of Disney is coming to The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia early next year in February 2023? And we’ll get all the details first thing in the morning starting at 10 a.m. on the Backlot Stage!
Talkin’ Pets with the Vets of National Geographic
Animal lovers rejoice with this event, which will bring together some of National Geographic’s wildest personalities. Included in the lineup will be Dr. Jan Pol and his wife Diane of The Incredible Dr. Pol, Dr. Vernard Hodges from Critter Fixers: Country Vets, Drs. Geoff Pye and Jen Flower, along with animal keeper Rain Westgard of Magic of Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and Alfonso Ribeiro of America’s Funniest Home Videos: Animal Edition. The event takes place at 10:30 a.m. on the Premier Stage.
A Century of Storytelling at Walt Disney Animation Studios
In celebration of 100 years of Disney Magic the Walt Disney Animation Research Library will be highlighting Disney Animation storytelling by sharing memories, personal stories, and artifacts from Disney history. The event will be held on the Walt Disney Archives Stage at 2 p.m.
The Santa Clauses: Conversation with Cast & Creators
On the Premier Stage at 6 p.m. we will finally learn more about the return of The Santa Clause with the upcoming Disney+ series which will welcome back familiar favorites like Tim Allen in addition to new friends to become acquainted with.
Sneak Peek at Zootopia+from Walt Disney Animation Studios
Another new Disney+ reveal to take place at 6 p.m. will be this first look at the new Zootopia-based series. This event will be hosted on the Backlot Stage.
These are only a handful of the many events scheduled for the very busy day we have ahead of us.