“Pirates” fans in cities across the U.S. will have a chance to celebrate their favorite film series and be the first in the world to see the new trailer for the highly anticipated upcoming “Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End” at a special nationwide “Pirates Ultimate Fan Event” on Sunday, March 18th.
Fans are encouraged to log on to: Disney.com/piratesfanevent to win a chance to attend this exclusive event, which will be held at a select theater in each market. Those winners that come dressed in their finest pirates garb will be granted priority admission in each location.
In addition to being the first in the world to see the new trailer for “Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End,” lucky fans will be treated to a screening of the film that started it all, “Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl” as well as a treasure trove of giveaways and mega-prizes from Pirates partners.
The action-packed trailer (rumoured description here) will have its debut to the general public the next day on Monday, March 19th during the premiere episode of ABC’s immensely popular “Dancing with the Stars” (between 8-10 pm).
Following the broadcast debut, the trailer will premiere online at Yahoo.com in High Definition, on Disney.com, and other premium online destinations around the world at 10:00 pm PST on Monday, March 19th.
Additionally, starting on Friday, March 9th, fans can grab a “Pirate Viral Player” and add it to their own website, social networking page, or blog. Each player will countdown to the online debut of the trailer, and will feature a continuous feed of Pirates video content through the release of the film. The viral player will be deployed in over 30 countries and in 26 languages, counting down to a synchronized trailer launch for fans around the world.
Walt Disney Pictures/Jerry Bruckheimer Films’ “Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End” releases in theaters nationwide on May 25th.