This summer’s D23 Expo 2015 will include celebrity appearances from Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior stars, announced D23 on June 9. The Disney fan event will include Disney TV stars and recording artists in musical performances, at a beach party, in character meet-and-greets and at autograph signings.
D23 Expo 2015 will offer a packed schedule of Disney TV and music programming, including several “inside-the-magic” experiences. Tween and teens, especially, might enjoy the Center Stage musical performances by Hollywood Records recording artists Sabrina Carpenter, Olivia Holt and Bea Miller or a dance party with stars from “Teen Beach 2,” a Disney Channel Original Movie. Younger Disney fans can take in a sneak peek at Disney Junior’s upcoming “The Lion Guard” and meet characters from “Sofia the First” and “Doc McStuffins.” Disney fans of all ages may enjoy the premiere of a new Mickey Mouse cartoon short.
D23 Expo 2015 takes place Aug. 14-16 at the Anaheim Convention Center near Disneyland Resort. D23 Expo, billed the ultimate Disney Fan event. offers three days of “all things” Disney: presentations, pavilions, exhibits, experiences, entertainment, sneak peeks, merchandising and appearances by Disney Legends and celebrities.
D23 has released the following information about Disney Channel, XD and Junior stars appearing at the D23 Expo. Note the schedule and celebrity appearances are subject to change.
On Friday, Aug. 14 fans can attend a performance by Disney Channel star Olivia Holt. Holt currently stars in the Disney Channel Original Series “I Didn’t Do It” and starred in channel’s 2012 “Girl vs. Monster” Original Movie. She also plays Kim on the Disney XD series “Kickin’ It.”
On Saturday, Aug. 15, Ariel Winter, voice star of “Sofia the First” will perform as a special reader during Disney Junior story time. Disney fans can attend performances by “Girl Meets World” star Sabrina Carpenter (Maya Hart), Disney Channel’s “Descendants” stars Dove Cameron and Sofia Carson, and Radio Disney’s NBT (Next Big Thing) Bea Miller. Saturday’s offerings include popular Radio Disney o-air personalities holding a dance party.
In addition, fans creators for hit Disney XD animation series will participate in the “New Disney Storytellers” panel. This presentation will provide D23 guests with a look at a glimpse “the vision and inspiration” behind a Disney XD animated series.
On Sunday, Aug. 16, Disney Junior story time will feature special guest reader Loretta Devine, voice of Hallie Hippo from “Doc McStuffins.” Radio Disney Junior will host a special dance party, while a “Teen Beach 2” dance party will include stars from the movie and its choreographer, Chris Scott. Sunday’s schedule also offers the debut of “Wishing Well,” a new “Mickey Mouse” animated short.
Throughout the three days of the D23 Expo, Radio Disney will add to the event’s upbeat atmosphere – its on-air personalities will host the Center Stage performances and events.
The “ultimate Disney fan event” also brings in actors from various Disney Channel and Disney XD series and TV movies to participate in special appearances and autograph signings, in the Disney-ABC TV Pavilion. D23 guests can expect stars from Disney Channel’s “Descendants,” “Teen Beach 2,” “Liv and Maddie,” “Jessie,” “Dog With A Blog,” “I Didn’t Do It,” “Girl Meets World, ““K.C. Undercover,” “Austin & Ally,” “BUNK’D” and “Best Friends Whenever” as well as Disney XD’s “Lab Rats: Bionic Island,” “Mighty Med,” “Kirby Buckets” and “Gamer’s Guide to Pretty Much Everything.”
Tickets for D23 Expo 2015 are available at a discounted price for a limited time. Until June 30, tickets are priced at $67 for a one-day adult admission and $48 for children 3–12. Tickets for members of D23: The Official Disney Fan Club cost $58 for a one-day adult admission and $42 for children. Multi-day tickets, which offer savings over multiple single-day tickets, are also available. For more information on tickets and the ticket pricing structure for D23 Members and general admission, visit D23 Expo.