Disney Plus brings new original series, Disney films coming out of The Vault, and access to tons of Disney content across Pixar, National Geographic, Marvel, Star Wars, and yes, even 30 seasons of The Simpsons. And now what seems to be an annual event is Disney+ Plus Day TENTATIVELY on September 8, 2023. Offering a plethora of new shows, announcements, and original content, check out everything happening for Disney Plus Day in the post. And if you still don’t have Disney Plus, here’s everything to know about the devices you can stream on, the cost, the shows, and how your family can share and download on this new platform.
What’s Happening on Disney Plus Day?
Now, as an annual event, Disney Plus Day has changed a bit in the last few years. But with it comes new shows, new episodes, and special programs. Disney Plus Day will cover new content across ALL of the Disney Plus properties including Star Wars, Marvel, National Geographic, Pixar, and Disney. We can also expect partner content on its bundle service Disney Bundle which includes both Hulu and ESPN. Check out all the NEW Disney Movies and New Shows on Disney+ Plus planned from now until 2031.
Disney Plus Day Announcements
Destination D23 happens on September 9, 2023, and will be sharing the New Disney Plus shows on the schedule. Stay tuned in this space. More details Coming Soon!
Disney+(Disney Plus) Disney’s Streaming Service
Disney+ dusts off more than old classics for its new streaming service! Completely mind-blowing as an offering Hopefully you don’t have anything planned when this new service launches this November. We can plan on seeing totally new stories created for this platform surrounding our favorite characters we already know and love, alongside classics and access to fresh-out-of-theater films. Follow Disney Plus news on the official Disney Plus site. Check out our Is Disney Plus Worth It Guide to get a handle on if this streaming service is right for you.
Where can you stream Disney+ Plus?
- Roku boxes and sticks and TVs
- Google Chromecast and Chromecast-enabled devices
- iPhone, iPad, iPod touch
- Android phones, Android TV
- Apple TV (integrated with the TV app, available as in-app purchase)
- Microsoft Xbox One
- Sony PlayStation 4, Android-based Sony Smart TVs
- Amazon Fire Stick
How can you get Disney Plus?
You can grab Disney Plus, with a variety of packages over on the website. You can also purchase on a variety of devices, like your TV, through the app selection screens. Check out the current Disney Plus Plans.
How Much Does Disney Plus Cost?
Disney+ Plus costs $7.99/month with ads or 13.99/ month without ads. For the without ads option, there is an annual option for $139.99/ year. We have a Disney Cost Comparison Chart over in our Is Disney Plus Worth It Guide. There is a variety of package options, including both ad- and ad-free options, across the three platforms; Disney Plus, Hulu and ESPN.
Disney+ Plus Discounts
Disney+ is FREE for the first year to Verizon Wireless customers who upgrade to Unlimited or 5G Home Internet. For more information check out the Verizon Disney Plus Offer. And there are other offers you can get with Verizon as well. Be sure to visit the website for options.
You can also grab Capital One Rewards for a Discount on Disney+ Plus. This is such a perk given that the Disney Plus prices keep going up. Offer is valid for new subscribers, returning subscribers, and current subscribers who upgrade.
What’s included in the Disney Plus Streaming Service?
For a complete picture of what to expect with Disney+, check out Disney Plus Guide. This includes the price hikes for 2023, password sharing crackdown for 2024, and if Disney Plus is worth it, or not. The Disney+ Streaming service literally gives “unprecedented” access to all things Disney, Marvel, Pixar, Star Wars and National Geographic.
- New Live-Action series feature Star Wars, Marvel, High School Musical, and More.
- New Animated Series and Shorts featuring Forky from Toy Story 4 and all our favorite Pixar characters, as well as new Star Wars Clone Wars and Marvel stories,
- Documentaries, Unscripted Series, and Live Specials highlighting the Disney craft, legends, filmmakers, animators, and the parks. Sounds like the complete Disney legacy will be chronicled. Add in a Jeff Goldblum-hosted series and the making of Frozen 2… and you won’t be leaving your sofa anytime soon.
- Original Films: Remember all those old VHS tapes and DVDs of your favorite Disney flicks.. now you can find them here.
- New Films: Made specifically for the streaming channel, we’ll see new Phineas and Ferb content, A Lady and the Tramp reboot and more.
- Movies and Shows from Disney Publishing: Timmy Failure and Stargirl are added to the lineup of books getting a television face-lift via Disney+, we’ll be sure to have more successful books turned into series here.
- Recent Releases: Disney will be showcasing new films like Maleficent, Frozen 2, Star Wars IX, and more on the service almost instantaneously to theater release.
- Disney Vault Classics
- Doctor Who Catalog ( Late 2023)
Disney Plus Details
Unlike our other favorite platforms, Netflix and Amazon Prime, there are more user profiles, simultaneous streams, and devices allowed on Disney Plus. Here’s the rundown.
- 10 devices
- 7 different user profiles
- Downloadable content
- Series released in weekly installments
- 4 simultaneous streams
Disney Plus Original Series
Reboots of Home Alone, Night At the Museum, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, and Cheaper By the Dozen are in the works! And of course, The Simpsons, as part of Disney’s Fox acquisition, are all available on Disney Plus.
Disney Vault Content
Both old and new Disney classics alike are available Disney Plus from Darby O’Gill and the Little People to Toy Story 4, there will be a plethora of Disney flicks at your fingertips. Leonard Maltin shared a lineup of his Top Picks at this year’s D23 Expo.
- Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
- The Reluctant Dragon
- The Story of Robin Hood
- 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
- Darby O’Gill and the Little People
- Mary Poppins
- Davy Crockett: King of the Wild Frontier
Grab the Movies on DVD from our Idea List here.
Star Wars Content
In addition to all the Star Wars films there are loads of new Star Wars Content.
- Cassian Andor Series
- Obi-Wan Kenobi Miniseries featuring Ewan McGregor
- Star Wars: The Clone Wars
- The Mandalorian
Marvel is taking over Disney Plus with new shows, films, and more. Check out the entire Marvel Movie and Television lineup in our Watching the Marvel Movies in Chronological Order post.
- Marvel 616 Documentary
- Marvel’s Hero Project
- Ms. Marvel
- Moon Knight
- She Hulk
- The Falcon and The Winter Soldier
- WandaVision Spring 2021
- Loki Spring 2021
- What if…? Summer 2021
- Hawkeye Fall 2021
- Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Disney Plus+ Day
No matter what your current binge-worthy show is, know that you can find even more to watch on Disney Plus! With new releases like Artemis Fowl coming direct to this streaming service, and original content, you can bet on having something to watch. Check out our Is Disney Plus Worth It Guide to get a handle on if this streaming service is right for you.
Rochelle Mariah is a writer, designer and photographer with an MLIS in Information Science and a B.S. in Arch and Design. Determined to make Planning a DIY Disney Vacation easier she makes lots of lists and drinks lots of coffee. When not designing apparel at Polka Dot Pixie Shop, she's watching old movies and planning the holidays. She has been traveling to Disney destinations since 2010.