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What not to miss at the D23 Expo

What not to miss at the D23 Expo

Taking its name from the year in which Walt Disney arrived in Hollywood (1923), the D23 Expo brings a wide-angle approach to Disney. The all-things Disney fan convention, which runs Friday through Sunday at the Anaheim Convention Center, will not only have exclusive merchandise but also a costume contest; deep dives into Disney history, including a museum-like exhibition that looks at 60 years of Disneyland; and peeks at upcoming movies.

Disney declines to share attendance forecasts, and the company will not reveal how many attended the last D23 Expo in 2013, though a ticketing page on the D23 website says that more than 65,000 fans were at the 2013 event. And earlier this year, the...