2016 Member Cruise Coverage

The 2016 Disney Vacation Club member cruise departed New York City on Wednesday, September 28.  Through videos and blog posts, we have an inside look at some of the activities and exclusive guests who will be entertaining members through the duration. 

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Member Cruise 2016

Member Cruise departs New York City (copyright 2016 The Walt Disney Company)

Disney Vacation Club has posted to YouTube the 6-minute sail away video which highlights many of the guests and events planned throughout the 4-night sailing to Nova Scotia.  Click below to view the video in its entirety.  

Among the celebrity guests joining members on the voyage are:

  • Filmaker Don Hahn provides a look back at the animated classic 'Beauty and the Beast', as well as a look at the forthcoming live action feature
  • Former Broadway 'Belle' actress Ashley Brown with a live performance of songs from the film
  • A look behind the scenes of the animated film 'Moana'
  • The 2017 DisneyNature release 'Born in China' will be screened in its entirety
  • Disney Imagineer Joe Rohde with an insider look at changes planned for one theme park in 'Evolving Disney's Animal Kingdom'
  • Writer Pablo Hidalgo with a look 'Inside LucasFilm'
  • Voice actors Bill Farmer (Goofy) and Jason Marsden (Max) will 'Get Vocal'
  • Don Hahn shares stories and anecdotes as they celebrate 75 years of Disney's film studio
  • Animator Andreas Deja and historian Stacia Martin present 'The Art of Good and Evil', and later interact with cruise guests during the 'Artists Academy'

The cruise also features a college football-themed deck party, unique trivia games with the ship's celebrity guests, evening dance parties and more.  

Additional information can be found at the Disney Parks Blog.  

The next exclusive member cruise is a 7-night sailing to the Caribbean in August 2017.  The 2017 cruise is already sold out.