Force Friday Event at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Open to All Guests
The Force Friday event at the Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort was originally announced as a ticketed event but now the special merchandise event is open to everyone, no ticket required.
The merchandise event is to celebrate the launch of the new Star Wars and Star Wars: The Force Awakens merchandise. A global unboxing event of the merchandise started in Australia at 7:45 a.m. local time – which was 5:45 p.m. Wednesday night here in the United States.
The unboxing event ends at 8 a.m. PT (11 a.m. ET) today, September 3, at Lucasfilm.
Force Friday starts at 12:01 a.m. at Once Upon a Toy in the Downtown Disney Marketplace and the World of Disney in the Downtown Disney District. At the event fans will have the opportunity to purchase new Star Wars merchandise including Disney Theme Park merchandise. Those in attendance will also receive a special gift.
Disney Parks merchandise includes apparel, pins, retail MagicBands (at Walt Disney World Resort only), Vinylmation, and more.