Disney Debuts Retail Experiences at D23 Expo 2022

Updated: 4 days ago


For all the hardcore Disney fans, D23 Expo 2022 will feature never-before-seen, limited-edition merchandise from across Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and much more! Author appearances, engaging panels with iconic Disney personalities, and interactive social moments on the show floor will give attendees a variety of ways to celebrate the magic of Disney and kick-off 100 Years of Wonder.


Where to Shop

  • D23 EXPO MARKETPLACE: This 27,000 square foot retail location offers merchandise from your favorite collections and characters all across Disney; this includes limited-edition merchandise and availability of the first items celebrating Disney's 100th Anniversary.

  • MICKEY'S OF GLENDALE: The Walt Disney Imagineering store will have three retail spaces throughout the convention


center.

  1. Mainstore: Features merchandise designed by Imagineers. Guests will have the opportunity to shop collections celebrating the upcoming Walt Disney Imagineering 70th Anniversary.

  2. Pin Store: The shop for pin enthusiasts! This store will feature a vast assortment of limited-edition pins.

  3. D23 Expo Shop x Mickey's of Glendale: The official Disney Fan Club and Mickey's of Glendale have joined forces to bring you the official merchandise of D23 Expo 2022.

  • DISNEY PUBLISHING: The shopping destination for Disney book fans returns this year with an array of exciting first-to-market books available to purchase.



Images courtesy of The Walt Dinsey Company


WHAT TO BUY

  • D23 Expo attendees will have the first opportunity to purchase items celebrating Disney100.

  • World of Wakanda merchandise from Marvel will debut at D23 Expo Marketplace and on shopDisney.

  • Guided by the Light, a new collection by Ashley Eckstein is inspired by Ahsoka Tano's strength amid the darkness. The collection will also be available on shopDisney.

  • Disney Munchlings, a new line of plushies inspired by your favorite Disney Parks Main Street Baker treats will also be making its debut at D23 Expo. These will also be available for purchase on shopDisney.


HOW TO SHOP

  • Virtual Queue: Attendees will be able to sign up for an available boarding group in a virtual queue for D23 Expo Marketplace, Mickey's of Glendale Main Store, or Mickey's of Glendale Pin Store by using the Disneyland Resort app and scanning a QR code located at the store's entrance.

  • Merchandise Mobile Checkout: Pay for items from D23 Expo Marketplace, D23 Expo Shop x Mickey's of Glendale, or Mickey's of Glendale Main Store via the Disneyland Resort App to save time!

  • StorePass: To shop limited-edition collection items, expo attendees will be able to reserve via StorePass, an online reservation system prior to the start of D23 Expo. More information on how to get a reservation will be announced later this summer.


INSPIRED BY STORIES: WHAT TO SEE

  • Women in Disney Fashion: Step into the minds of major Disney fashion icons as they share an exclusive look at their upcoming Disney collaborations.

  • It’s a Small Disney World: Celebrating the Art of Disney Parks: Ever wondered what it’s like to be an official Disney Parks artist? Disney will gather six artists to dive into their art, ideas for the future, and behind-the-scenes insights.

  • Cautionary Tales with the Disney Villains: The Imagination of Ridley Pearson: Cautionary Tales author Ridley Pearson and Walt Disney Archives Director Becky Cline will delight fans and spark creativity with insider Disney stories.

  • National Geographic’s 100 Disney Adventures of a Lifetime: From a dessert cruise with fireworks views to an exclusive dinner in Walt’s Disneyland apartment, discover one-of-a-kind magical Disney experiences in this memorable discussion with expert Marcy Carriker Smothers.

  • Hey Disney! — a custom voice assistant built on Amazon’s Alexa technology — will be highlighted on the D23 Expo show floor (stay tuned for more details). Whether at home or in a Walt Disney World Resort or Disneyland Resort hotel room, fans will be able to use an Echo device to interact with their favorite Disney, Star Wars, or Pixar characters.

  • On the Show Floor: Attendees can also check out activations from Visa, Amazon, Target, Aniplex, BoxLunch, Citizen, Enterprise, Funko / Loungefly, IMAX, Pandora, Ravensburger and Sunglass Hut, along with many others.


A limited number of single-day tickets for Sunday of D23 Expo 2022 are available for $99 for one-day adult admission and $79 for children ages 3–12. Gold Members of D23: The Official Disney Fan Club can purchase tickets for $89 for a one-day adult admission. Single-day Friday and Saturday tickets and three-day passes are sold out. For more information on tickets and D23 Expo 2022, visit D23Expo.com.