D23 Launches First Ever Fanniversary Home Edition Event with Lady and the Tramp


D23: The Official Disney Fan Clubis bringing its popularFanniversaryevent into the homes of members and Disney fans around the world, withFanniversary Home Edition.This years inaugural home event celebrates the 60th anniversary of Disneys classic canine love storyLady and the Tramp.Fans can join the fun by visitingD23.com/D23Fanniversary.

Starting May 29, guests can begin preparing for the party by downloading invitations, decorations, crafts, games, and even a traditional spaghetti and meatballs recipe provided by the talented chefs ofThe Chew.

Then from June 1214 its time to party! Throughout the weekend, D23 will unveil new and classic content onD23.comabout the animated favorite, including:

  • A new video featuring original artwork from the Animation Research Library
  • A series of the original Scamp comics
  • A gallery ofLady and the Trampitems from the Walt Disney Archives
  • Features full of fun facts about the film, including a piece by Disney music historian Randy Thornton looking at the development of the movies beloved songs
  • A story on Walt Disneys own dogs and how they influenced some of his movies

Plus, fans are encouraged to join the conversation on D23s social media using the hashtag #D23Fanniversary (follow DisneyD23 on all platforms). One of the many downloadables will be a selfie station where fans can pose as the films canine couple enjoying a plate of pasta at Tonys Restaurant, and then upload their shots on social media. Throughout the weekend, D23 also invites fans to post Dogglegangersphotos of their own pooches who look like the dynamic dogs from the filmand share stories of dogs they have adopted.

Fans are encouraged to watch the beloved film all weekend long. And for those who would like to watch as one big group, at 5 p.m. PDT on Saturday, June 13, D23 encourages fans around the world to hit play on their DVD, Blu-ray, or digital device to kick off the largestLady and the Trampviewing party ever. Follow on Twitter, as D23 will be live tweeting out fun facts, commentary, and questions for the audience.

Lady and the Tramp, which had its premiere on June 16, 1955, tells the story of Lady, a young cocker spaniel from a respectable home, who falls in love with Tramp, a mutt who lives in the railroad yards. The idea for the film came from a short story by Ward Greene entitled Happy Dan, the Whistling Dog.The film stars such voice talents as Barbara Luddy as Lady; Larry Roberts as Tramp; and Peggy Lee as Darling, the Siamese cats, and Peg, the show dog.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

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