DISNEY CHANNEL – PACKED AND READY TO GO –
SUPER-SERVES KIDS ALL SUMMER LONG WITH ITS MOST-NEW EVER DAILY PROGRAMMING SCHEDULE
– Fan-Centric Summer Begins with ‘Disney Channel GO! Fan Fest’ at the Disneyland Resort, Saturday, May 12 –
Disney Channel’s GO! Summer, a season of the channel’s most-new ever daily programming schedule – spanning live-action and animated comedies – will be led-in by an exciting new brand image campaign and unparalleled off-channel extensions to super-serve kids and families. The centerpiece of the off-channel events is “Disney Channel GO! Fan Fest,” a special day for fans to meet dozens of Disney Channel stars at the Disneyland Resort, SATURDAY, MAY 12. The festivities begin at 11:15 a.m. PDT with Disney Channel stars featured in a cavalcade down Main Street, U.S.A. at Disneyland Park, followed by panel discussions and meet and greet opportunities with fan-favorite Disney Channel stars, from 1:00–5:00 p.m. PDT, at Disney California Adventure Park.
The celebrity line-up includes stars from Disney Channel series “Andi Mack,” “Raven’s Home,” “Stuck in the Middle,” “Bizaardvark” and “BUNK’D,” and Disney Channel Original Movies “ZOMBIES” and “Freaky Friday.”
Then, the “Disney Channel GO! Road Trip” hits the open road in July and August. The interactive experience will travel across the country where fans will have a chance to make their own Disney Channel Wand ID, play games for prizes and enjoy more Disney Channel themed-activities with surprise pit stops along the way. Fans will have a chance to weigh in on where they want the “Disney Channel GO! Road Trip” to go by submitting their location suggestions at DisneyChannelRoadTrip.com, beginning May 12 through June 12.
Throughout the summer, Disney Channel will bring fans new programming, starting at 9:00 a.m. EDT/PDT on weekdays and 8:00 a.m. EDT/PDT on weekends. Highlights include new episodes of “DuckTales,” “Andi Mack,” and “Stuck in the Middle”; season premieres of “Raven’s Home,” “Tangled: The Series,” “Bizaardvark” and “BUNK’D”; premieres of “Big Hero 6 The Series,” “Big City Greens,” “Bug Juice: My Adventures at Camp” and the Disney Channel Original Movie “Freaky Friday”; and the “2018 Radio Disney Music Awards.” Short-form programming will also debut throughout the summer in the DisneyNOW app, Disney Channel YouTube and Disney.com.
“The Disney Channel GO! Fan Fest” will be sponsored by Hulu. Disney Channel fans can now watch all their favorite Disney Channel series and movies on Hulu’s live TV streaming service or its on-demand library.