D23 Expo Tickets

If you’re interested in attending the next D23: The Ultimate Disney Fan Event (most commonly known as D23 Expo), this guide is the step-by-step plan you need to get those D23 Fan Event tickets, plan out your days and learn tips to have the complete D23 fan experience.

D23 is August 4-11 with main panels and presentations take place August 9-11, 2024.

D23 Expo Tickets

D23 Fan Event Dates and Locations

The D23 Expo is the biggest Disney fan event and is a tradition among the most committed fans. 2024 D23 Expo dates have been announced and we’re ready to start planning!

  • Tuesday, March 26: D23 Expo Tickets go on sale.
  • Sunday, August 4: D23 Day at Angel Stadium, where D23 fans are invited to attend the Los Angeles Angels vs. New York Mets game. 
  • Thursday, August 8: D23 Day at Disneyland Resort. Get your theme park tickets here.
  • Friday, August 9 – Sunday, August 11: Shopping, exhibits, panels, and presentations will take place at the Anaheim Convention Center during the day, with the fun extending into the evening at the Honda Center, the bigger home to marquee shows.

If things look a little different from year’s past, you’re right! The upcoming D23 Ultimate Fan Event will be held at multiple venues in Anaheim including:

  1. Angels Stadium 2000 E Gene Autry Way, Anaheim, CA 92806 and just over 3 1/2 miles from Disneyland Resort.
  2. The Anaheim Convention Center 800 W Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA 92802 and about 1 mile from Disneyland Resort.
  3. Honda Center 2695 E Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA 92806, and just about 3 1/2 miles from Disneyland Resort. 

Hot tip: be sure to download the D23: The Official Disney Fan Club app in App Store and on Google Play and turn on notifications so you don’t miss out.

D23 Expo 22024 Ticket Guide


Discount D23 Expo Tickets

It’s the ultimate Disney fan experience filled with shopping, celebrity sightings and signings, panels revealing upcoming movies, events and more for The Walt Disney Company. If you want to see it live and in person, don’t miss out!

2024 tickets are the most complex and confusing tickets ever, but do offer ultimate  flexibility and choice. Here’s the breakdown.

If you want to do it all, see it all including shopping and panels choose from these ticket types ranging from $99 to $999+ membership fees in some cases:

  • D23 Ultimate Fan Pass 3-Day Ticket $297+ includes a 3-day assigned seat for evening shows at the Honda Center and 3-day access to all experiences at the Anaheim Convention Center
  • D23 Ultimate Fan Pass 1-Day Ticket $99+ includes a reserved seat for that date’s evening show at the Honda Center and same-day access to all experiences at the Anaheim Convention Center
  • D23 Preferred Ultimate Fan Pass 3-Day Ticket $999+ only for D23 Gold Members, includes a 3-day floor seat for evening shows at the Honda Center (same seat each night), and 3-day access to all experiences at the Anaheim Convention Center

If you want to shop, interact and enjoy a more casual fan experience at the Convention Center only, choose from these ticket types ranging from $79-259:

  • D23 Fan Pass 1-Day Pass
      • Gold Members: $79/ticket
      • General Members: $89/ticket
  • D23 Fan Pass 3-Day Pass
        • Gold Members: $209/ticket
        • General Members: $259/ticket


D23 Expo Ticket Guide


D23 Expo 2024 tickets go on sale Tuesday, March 26 Generally, Saturday single day tickets sell out first, followed by 3 day tickets. Note taxes, fees and shipping are not included in the above prices (about $7 fee per ticket, $9 shipping).

D23 Expo Tickets Questions

This is the spot for your D23 ticket question and answers, I’ve been attending the Expo for several years now and keep this section up to date for anyone who needs a refresher or simply is looking at going for the first time.

When do D23 Expo tickets go on sale?

D23 Expo 2024 tickets go on sale March 26, 2024. 

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How much are D23 Expo tickets?

In 2024, tickets started at $99 for one-day admission and went all the way up to $999—more than some Magic Key annual pass types!

Do D23 Expo tickets include admission to Disneyland?

Tickets include entrance to the D23 Fan Event and NOT Disneyland Resort. You can get discount Disneyland tickets here

Do Gold Members get a discount?

D23 Gold Members get an exclusive pre-sale window and discounted tickets. D23 Gold Members will also have access to additional benefits, discounts, and offers from various groups across the show floor and throughout Downtown Disney District.

D23 Charter Members who joined D23 in 2009 will have exclusive access to a private lounge off the show floor. And, for the first time ever, D23 Gold Members attending the event will receive a commemorative and collectible pin. Learn all about D23 Gold Member status here

Is there an Early Bird discount?

There are no early bird discounts for the event in 2024. 

When will D23 Expo tickets be mailed? 

D23 Expo badges and credentials are typically mailed about a month before the expo. You must activate your badge online prior to arriving at the Expo. There is also a will call section at the Convention Center itself.

How do I activate my badge?

You can activate your badge via the Expo App or look up your badge number and active it on D23Expo.com/activate starting about a week before the expo.

Can I pick up my D23 tickets at will call?

In the past: will call pick up was available starting the Thursday before the event and during most event hours. If you must use will call, give yourself plenty of time before attending any scheduled events. 

How much were D23 Expo tickets in the past?

In 2024, the ticket types changed dramatically, along with pricing. 

In 2022, tickets started at $89 for one-day adult admission and $79 for children. In 2019, general admission tickets were $89/adult and $69/child for one day. In 2019, Gold Member admission tickets bought during the early bird period $67/adult and $49/child for one day. 

More D23 Expo Info

There’s so many things to learn about attending D23 Expo; make sure you read all the articles that make up my complete expo guide:

Do you have more questions about the D23 Fan Event ticket sales—put your questions in the comments to make sure we all have the information we need for the next D23 Expo.

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