Paid Preview for Refurbished Jungle Cruise Coming for D23 Gold Members

Can you believe we just over a week away from the grand reopening of the Jungle Cruise? Next Friday, the classic ride with reimagined scenes will once again be open for guests visiting Disneyland Park to enjoy. The same day, D23 Gold Member will have the opportunity to take part in a paid preview of the attraction, being among the first to see the refurbished attraction!

Tickets for this event will be $75 plus a $7 processing fee. Tickets will go on sale tomorrow at 10 am PDT!

At the event, you will enjoy the scenery at Tropical Hideaway while you enjoy Loco Moco Bao, Sweet Lumpia, Coffee, bottled juices, and water, and even Dole Whip! While you enjoy your treats, you can also enjoy a panel of talent from Walt Disney Imagineering as they talk about the rich history and process of designing the new scenes.

You will then be invited to embark on your bote as you travel through the Jungle so you can see the new scenes and hear all the new puns from your trusty skipper. Guests visiting this event will get a commemorative skipper hat and credential as well as a few other surprises!

Here are some other important notes and details from the D23 website!

The event begins promptly at 5:30 a.m. at the Main Entrance of Disneyland and will last until approximately 7:30 a.m. Check-in will begin at 5:15 a.m. Due to the nature of this unique experience, please arrive no later than 5:30 a.m.; late arrivals will not be accommodated.


  • Event ticket does not include admission or a reservation for Disneyland Park during the normal operating day. Guests will be escorted out outside of the park upon event conclusion.
  • Parking is included for a limited duration. Information will be included in confirmation email.
  • There is a very limited number of tickets available. D23 Members will be required to provide their membership number when reserving tickets. D23 Members who do not bring their membership card and tickets may not be admitted to the event.
  • Any dietary restrictions or accessibility requests should be communicated to D23 Guest Services as soon as possible.
  • Seating is limited. Small parties will likely be seated with other groups.
  • D23 Gold Members may reserve a ticket for themselves and one (1) guest.
  • Children should be supervised. Guests under age 14 must be accompanied by a Guest age 18 or older.
  • D23 Members attending must bring their photo ID and event tickets or they will not be admitted to the event.
  • Ticketed Members and guests who do not attend the event forfeit their place as well as all experiences, benefits, and gifts associated with the event. D23 Members must be present for their guests to gain entry to the event.
  • All D23 Events are subject to change without notice. There are strictly no cancellations or refunds, and tickets are not transferable.

What do you think of this paid preview of the reimagined Jungle Cruise for D23 Gold Members? Will you be attending next week? Be sure to connect with us on Twitter and Facebook to let us know what you think!

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Caitie Bear originally came to DAPS MAGIC through GEEKS CORNER and coffee. She soon became the resident coffee consultant for special segments before finding herself joining the GEEKS CORNER team. She is now the co-host for the web show and has loved the opportunity to share the magic with other Disney fans. Caitie loves covering anything food or Disney Fairy Tale Weddings!






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