It’s time to suit up and get ready for this year’s D23 Expo in Anaheim, and to help you prepare for your hero’s welcome, Marvel has announced a thrilling show floor lineup that will include guest appearances, panels, stage events, exclusive merchandise, and much more.
The D23 Expo will be home to the Marvel Studios Pavilion, bringing guests right into the action of the record breaking blockbuster, Avengers: Endgame via a D23 Expo exclusive video experience. Costumes from throughout the MCU will also be on display, perfect for any cosplayers looking to get a closer look.
The weekend is sure to be action packed, as Marvel Studios will also host panel conversations with filmmakers, artists, as well as special talent signings. Fans will be given the chance to put their MCU knowledge to the ultimate test each day with trivia and prizes.
Fans will also get their first look at the new Marvel experiences coming to Disney Parks with Disney’s “Imagining Tomorrow, Today” Pavilion, bringing guests closer to the Avenger-themed areas coming to Disney California Adventure, Hong King Disneyland, and Disneyland Paris.
A full array of exciting panels are planned to go along for the ride, which can be seen below courtesy of our friends at D23! Make sure to make your plans, grab your best costume, and assemble at the D23 Expo this August:
How to Draw the Marvel Way
Friday, August 23, 3:30 p.m. PT, and Saturday, August 24, 3 p.m. PT, Center Stage
Marvel Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski, Creative Director of Themed Entertainment Brian Crosby, and some of Marvel’s top artists take you step by step through a creative tutorial on how to draw your favorite Marvel characters!
Marvel Animation’s Venom Invasion and a World Premiere!
Friday, August 23, 6 – 7 p.m. PT, Stage 28
Join Marvel Animation for an exciting panel full of sneak peeks, special guests, and big announcements, including scoop on fan-favorite series Marvel’s Spider-Man and the world premiere of the new Marvel Rising special Battle of the Bands!
The Walt Disney Studios Hall D23 Presentation
Saturday, August 24, 10 a.m. – noon, Hall D23
The Walt Disney Studios will present a behind-the-scenes look at its blockbuster collection of upcoming films, including a peek at exciting projects from Marvel Studios. As always, attendees will be treated to exclusive footage, special guest appearances, and more!
MARVEL COMICS: Marvel 80th Anniversary
Saturday, August 24, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. PT, Stage 28
Marvel Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski and Executive Editor Tom Brevoort take you through the amazing, incredible, and uncanny history of Marvel Comics! Get the inside scoop on the House of Ideas—from Captain America to Captain Marvel! As part of Marvel’s 80th anniversary celebration this year, this commemorative panel looks back at the history of the Marvel Universe, honoring the iconic characters and timeless stories that have inspired fans all around the world. Marvel will continue celebrating this milestone with its characters and fans in exciting ways all year—from comics and games, to digital shows, toys, collectibles, and more.
More panels and surprises will be revealed. All guests are also encouraged to download the new D23 Expo App, which will be home to panel schedules, helpful tips, and much more! Limited tickets for single day Friday and Sunday passes are still available. Don’t miss your chance to take part in the magic. You can learn more by visiting D23’s official site!