An “out of this world” galactic event is heading toward Disney’s Hollywood Studios in the very near future! Read all about it in Breaking News: Star Wars Special Event Coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios!
Breaking News: Star Wars Special Event Coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Just announced from our friends at Disney Parks Blog, a brand new special event will be premiering on April 14, 2017. Celebrating 40 years of Star Wars milestones, this special event will be something truly magical!
Star Wars Galactic Nights
You will be able to come dressed as your favorite Star Wars character and help celebrate this HUGE milestone in “Star Wars” history! Some of the highlights of this special event are as follows:
- Rebel Base Activities: The Rebel Base will serve as the event hub with multiple events, hosted shows and more taking place in the center of the park. The Rebel Base is the place stop to see “Celebrate the Saga,” a 40-year history of Star Wars that features rarely seen imagery; you can join in on Star Wars dance parties and more.
- Watch “Inside the Saga: Celebrity Chat Show”:You can catch a celebrity chat show in Epic Theater to learn more about the making of Star Wars films.
- Star Wars photo ops: You can don your Star Wars finest and enjoy iconic Star Wars backdrops, including Han Solo cast in Carbonite, Jabba the Hutt’s Palace, the Hoth Wampa Cave and more.
- Galactic Nights Stars in Cars Motorcade: This procession will welcome in Star Wars celebrities down Hollywood Boulevard.
- Imperial March & March of the First Order: Darth Vader will lead a battalion of Stormtroopers on a dramatic march down Hollywood Boulevard to the Event Stage. Captain Phasma will also lead a unit of First Order Stormtroopers through the park, pausing to give a demonstration of power and strength.
- Seize the Saga Interactive Scavenger Hunt: Event Guests are challenged to collect eight clues in the form of puzzle pieces, one for each Star Wars film, at the party’s various photo stops. Each piece can be affixed to the back of the event lanyard to reveal a surprise.
- “Star Wars: A Galaxy Far, Far Away”: You will also be able to watch high-energy clips of the best moments from the film saga juxtaposed with character moments on stage, featuring Chewbacca, Darth Vader, Kylo Ren and more.
- “Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular”: The skies will come alive with the power of the Force, as the park’s popular Star Wars-themed nighttime spectacular lights up the night.
Additional offerings will include the chance to experience Star Tours-The Adventures Continue attraction, Star Wars Launch Bay, AWR Trooper sightings, roaming Droids, Star Wars-themed food and beverage, special merchandise and much more.
- The event will be held at the park from 7 p.m. until midnight.
- The Star Wars: Galactic Nights ticket costs $129 plus tax for adults and $124 plus tax for children ages 9 and under.
- Tickets will be extremely limited, be sure to grab yours as soon as possible!
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Photo Credit: WDW NEWS
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