The first annual Disney+ Day is coming this Friday, November 12! While Disney+ Day may not seem like a big deal, especially if you don’t watch much television, the first annual day of this kind is going to be a big one for Disney fans! Bob Chapek, Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company, describes Disney+ Day as the following: “This day of appreciation brings to life our mission to entertain, inform, and inspire fans and families around the globe through the power of unparalleled storytelling..” (Source: https://news.disney.com/disney-plus-day-offers). What’s more, the streaming service will be available for the first time for some residents of Southeast Asia! Read below to make sure you don’t miss out on any of these deals beginning this week for Disney+ Subscribers!
Disney+ Subscribers Get Early Park Entry On November 12
Perhaps the most exciting benefits come to park-goers on Friday, November 12. Subscribers of Disney+ and their party who are going to any of the Walt Disney World parks or Disneyland on November 12, regardless if they are staying at a Disney resort, will be granted entry 30 minutes before park opening! Simply show a logged-in screen of Disney+ at the gate to redeem this amazing perk. Also, Disney has announced that “more surprises” are in store for subscribers who visit on the parks on Disney+ Day, so stay tuned to your My Disney Experience and Disneyland apps for more details. As of writing this post, park passes for Friday, November 12 are still available for all four Walt Disney Word Parks, however they are sold out for annual passholders.
Blue Carpet Photo Opportunity
Another perk for Disney+ subscribers will happen on the blue carpet! In honor of Disney+ Day, Disney will roll out a blue carpet in Hollywood Studios and Disneyland to give you the special opportunity to take photos with favorite characters from Disney+. Who are you hoping that we see? Subscribers to Disney+ will also get free downloads for Disney PhotoPass at select locations via the My Disney Experience and Disneyland apps.
Perks For Fans At Home
Not able to go to the parks this Friday? No problem! The special benefits below have already been announced for the fans at home and we are keeping our ears open for any new incentives in the coming days!
1. New Subscribers Sign Up For A Largely Discounted Price!
First and foremost, if you are not already a subscriber, you will want to do so ASAP , so that you can take advantage of all of these perks coming this week! Run, don’t walk to www.disneyplus.com and subscribe! Disney+ isn’t just for kids. It contains seemingly endless content for the retro-Disney fans, musical fanatics, Sci-fi lovers, documentary aficionados. The list goes on and on. You won’t be disappointed! For a limited time, new subscribers can get their first month for only $1.99!
2. Long List Of New Releases On November 12
Speaking of Disney+ content, November 12 is an important day for new releases on Disney+. Have you been anxiously waiting to stream Disney’s Jungle Cruise like me? Well, pop the popcorn and order some pizza, because Friday, November 12 will be a movie night with Disney+! If you’re already in the holiday spirit, you can check out Home Sweet Home Alone, a spin-off of the original Home Alone that will also available to stream. And Frozen fans will have their day with new content from Olaf featured in his own program entitled “Disney’s Olaf Presents,” a new series of animated shorts. These are just a few of the new releases coming this week!
3. Free Shipping And New Merchandise On ShopDisney
If you have an upcoming trip to Disney or are shopping for a Disney fan this holiday season, Disney+ subscribers can enjoy free shipping on www.shopdisney.com all weekend from November 12-14! ShopDisney is also releasing new customizable products from Disney, Pixar, Star Wars, and Marvel, including short and long-sleeved T-shirts in kids and adults sizes!
4. $.99 E-Books And 20% Off Disney Music Emporium
Beginning Monday, November 8 and lasting through November 17, a selection of Disney e-books can be purchased for $.99! If music is more your speed, on Friday, November 12 take advantage of 20% off at the Disney Music Emporium! These items also make wonderful holiday gifts. The Emporium has everything from collectible vinyl records to lyric art to concert memorabilia from Disney, Star Wars, Marvel, Pixar, and Fox Features.
5. Disney+ Playlist And Extra Magic Hours On Sirius XM’s Disney Hits
Playing Disney music at home can raise anyone’s spirt. In honor of the upcoming Disney+ Day, fans can stream 377 songs from Disney+ features from the Disney+ playlist on a variety of streaming programs. And if you enjoy Disney Hits on Sirius XM either in your car or streaming on their app, listen for this week’s Extra Magic Hours. Extra Magic Hours play at 11:00am and 3:00pm each day and have a new theme each week. This week features songs from the Disney+ playlist in honor of Disney+ Day on November 12! You can catch the Disney+ Extra Magic hours each day beginning Monday, November 8 through Friday, November 12.
Which Disney+ Day perk excites you the most? What surprises do you think Disney has planned for the remainder of the week? Let us know in the comments below.