On embargo until May 25, 2020
WHAT: Disney will be making a major announcement including plans to build a resort on the moon by 2035.
WHO: 5,000 exclusively invited people including families, celebrities, reporters, investors, and other partners.
WHEN: May 25, 2020 from 8:30am to 9:00pm. This is the 50th anniversary of the day we announced that we would try to land on the moon.
WHERE: Disneyland, 1313 Disneyland Dr, Anaheim, CA 92802.
8:30 a.m. Check-in beings outside gates of Tomorrowland
9:00 a.m. Welcome speech by Robert Iger who unveils new Moon Rocket Ride
9:15 a.m. Tomorrowland gates open!
10:00 a.m. Rocketship signing begins
11:30 a.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m. NASA Astronaut Meet & Greet
2:00 p.m. Rocketship signing ends
2:30 p.m. Refreshment carts sent around park
6:00 p.m. Dinner
7:00 p.m. Announce plans for Disney resort on the moon
9:00 p.m Rocket Launch
Corporate Profile Fact Sheet
The mission of the Walt Disney Company is to entertain, inform and inspire people around the globe through the power of unparalleled storytelling, reflecting the iconic brands, creative minds and innovative technologies.
Available for Interview
During the event, Disney's CEO Bob Iger will be on hand for interviews. Please hit the button below to learn more about Bob and schedule your 15-minute time slot.
Iger has been CEO of Disney for 15 year now, always pushing the already phenomenally successful company into bigger and brighter spaces. Under his leadership the massive media empire has acquired other entertainment giants like Pixar, Marvel, Lucas Film, and 21st Century Fox. Iger's work for Disney has contributed to tripling the company's market capitalization, and has made expansion into foreign markets a reality.
Iger's life work expands far beyond the confines of Disney. He loves to spend time with his four children, and sits on the boards of several philanthropic organizations.