On August 9, Disney Channel will screen its upcoming ‘Phineas and Ferb’ special (and Marvel crossover), ‘Mission Marvel.’ The following day, fans will be able to mingle with some of the stars from the Disney Channel Original Movie Teen Beach Movie during a ‘surf crazy’ dance at the Disney Channel booth. Other screenings are set to include a preview of the new animated series, ‘Wonder Over Yonder,’ as well as never-before-seen Mickey Mouse shorts.
Scheduled musical performances include Bridgit Mendler (‘Good Luck Charlie’) and R5 with Ross Lynch (‘Austin and Ally’).
Scheduled Disney Channel star autograph sessions include: ‘Crash & Bernstein’s’ Cole Jensen and Tim Lagasse; ‘Lab Rats’’ Tyrel Jackson Williams and Billy Unger; ‘Kickin’ It’s’ Jason Earles, Leo Howard and Olivia Holt; ‘A.N.T. Farm’s’ Jake Short and Sierra McCormick; ‘Shake It Up’s’ Zendaya and Roshon Fegan; ‘Dog With A Blog’s’ G Hannelius and Blake Michael; ‘Jessie’s’ Skai Jackson and Cameron Boyce; and ‘Good Luck Charlie’s’ Bridgit Mendler and Jason Dolley.
Character meet and greets with Sofia the First, Jake of ‘Jake and the Never Land Pirates’ and Doc McStuffins are also expected.
UPDATE #1: Disney has provided us with the related schedule for the D23 Expo below:
Friday, August 9
10:00-11:30 am ‘Phineas and Ferb’ creators/executive producers and stars Dan Povenmire and Swampy Marsh, plus stars Vincent Martella and Alyson Stoner, with character appearances by Agent P, Phineas and Ferb
11:30 – 1:00 pm Marvel Universe stars, plus character appearances by Spider-Man and Iron Man
1:00 – 2:30 pm “Crash & Bernstein,” stars Cole Jensen, Tim Lagasse, Landry Bender, Aaron R. Landon, plus Crash appearance
2:30 – 3:30 pm “GravityFalls” stars
3:30 – 4:30 pm “Lab Rats” stars Tyrel Jackson Williams, Billy Unger and Spencer Boldman
4:30 –5:30 pm “A.N.T. Farm” stars Jake Short, Sierra McCormick, Stefanie Scott and Aedin Mincks
6:00 – 7:00 pm “Shake It Up” stars Zendaya, Roshon Fegan and Adam Irigoyen
Saturday, August 10
10:00 – 11:00 am “Dog With A Blog” stars G Hannelius, Blake Michael, Francesca Capaldi and Beth Littleford
12:30 – 1:30 pm “Kickin’ It” stars Jason Earles, Leo Howard, Olivia Holt and Dylan Riley Snyder
1:30 – 2:30 pm “Jessie” stars Skai Jackson and Cameron Boyce
2:30 – 4:30 pm “Good Luck Charlie” stars Bridgit Mendler, Jason Dolley, Bradley Steven Perry and Leigh-Allyn Baker, plus a performance by actress and Hollywood Records recording artist Bridgit Mendler
4:30 – 5:00 pm Performance by Hollywood Records’ R5 band
5:00 – 7:00 pm “Teen Beach Movie” stars Ross Lynch, Grace Phipps, Garrett Clayton, John Deluca, Chrissie Fit, Jordan Fisher and Mollee Gray, plus ‘Surf Crazy’ fan dance
Sunday, August 11
10:00 – 12:00 noon “Sofia the First,” “Doc McStuffins” and “Jake and the NeverLand Pirates” character appearances
12:00 – 1:00 pm “Sofia the First” star Wayne Brady, plus Sofia
1:00 – 2:00 pm Mickey Mouse cartoon shorts screening (stage 28)
2:30 – 3:30 pm “Wander Over Yonder” stars Jack McBrayer and April Winchell, plus creator/executive producer Craig McCracken
*Schedule is subject to change.
In an expansion of Disney XD’s ongoing “TRYit” initiative designed to inspire kids to get up, get outside and try something new, professional sports stars: the NFL’s Arian Foster (Houston Texans), the WNBA’s Candace Parker (Los Angeles Sparks) and the NBA’s Kevin Love (Minnesota Timberwolves) coach young stars Leo Howard and Olivia Holt (“Kickin’ It”), Billy Unger and Spencer Boldman (“Lab Rats”) and Doc Shaw and Adam Hicks (“Pair of Kings”) who team with three viewers (hailing from Georgia, Oregon and Texas) to compete in fun challenges that will test their skills and their teamwork, in Disney’s “TRYathlon” special premiering Monday, August 13 at 8:00 pm ET/PT Disney XD. The special is hosted by Hal Sparks and Tyrel Jackson Williams (“Lab Rats”).
Disney XD’s “TRYathlon” is part of Disney’s Magic of Healthy Living, a program that inspires kids and families to lead healthier lifestyles by making nutritious eating and physical activity simple and fun.
David Levine, Vice President and General Manager, Disney XD Worldwide, said, “Our Disney XD stars are trying something new – a triathlon with a twist — to encourage young viewers to get active and to challenge themselves.”
On DisneyXD.com/TRY, users can participate in the “TRYit Challenger” where kids and parents can pledge to challenge themselves in new ways such as trying a new dance move or a swim stroke or adding a piece of fruit to a meal. Kids and parents are encouraged to participate to help the campaign reach one million pledges.
Beginning Tuesday, July 31, a new “Summer TRYathlon Mash-up” game will launch on DisneyXD.com where players can create their own game by choosing from equipment and a playing fields. Kids can practice with the online version and then print and take the instructions to the playground to play with their friends.
The “TRYathlon” teams are:
Team “Kickin’ It”
Leo Howard and Olivia Holt with Texas fan Nick Carew and coach Arian Foster.
Team “Lab Rats”
Billy Unger and Spencer Boldman with Oregon fan Jenna Hoiland and coach Candace Parker.
Team “Pair of Kings”
Doc Shaw and Adam Hicks with Georgia fan St. Clair Duberry and coach Kevin Love.
Filmed at Bonelli Park in San Dimas, California, the special is produced by Bunim/Murray Productions. Jonathan Murray, Gil Goldschein, Scott Freeman, Jeff Schmidt and Brandon Wilson serve as executive producers.