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[22 May 2018 | No Comment | ]
Merchandise for ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Arrives in Disney Parks

There’s a new slate of Disney Parks exclusive merchandise tied to Solo: A Star Wars Story – which opens May 25 in theaters nationwide.
The merchandise includes a Droid Factory action figure set with astromechs from the film.
Other items include T-shirts, baseball caps, jackets for men and women, plus individual pins, pin sets, and trading accessories.
Two new retail MagicBands are also part of the collection. There is an open edition MagicBand with Han Solo and Chewbacca, and a limited release MagicBand featuring Lando Calrissian.
All items can be found in select merchandise …

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[17 May 2018 | No Comment | ]
More Details Announced for Star Wars Galactic Nights

If you’re making plans to attend the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge panel during the Star Wars Galactic Nights event on May 27, we have more details.
The Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge panel will be hosted by actor David Collins and will give attendees a chance to see new photos of the land’s progress, including construction updates and learn details about the planet Batuu.
Panelists include: Scott Trowbridge, Portfolio Creative Executive, Walt Disney Imagineering; Eric Baker, Creative Director, Walt Disney Imagineering; Jon Georges, Executive Producer, Walt Disney Imagineering; and Margaret Kerrison, Managing Story …

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[7 May 2018 | No Comment | ]
New ‘Star Wars’-themed runDisney Event Coming to Disney World in 2019

A new Star Wars-themed runDisney weekend is coming to the Walt Disney World Resort in 2019.
The new Star Wars Rival Run Weekend presented by OtterBox is scheduled for April 4-7, 2019.
The race weekend will include 5K, 10K, half marathon, and the runDisney Kids Races along with the Star Wars Rival Run Challenge (10K and half marathon), and the runDisney Kessel Run Challenge (the Star Wars Rival Run Half Marathon at Walt Disney World Resort and running the Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon at home).
The race will feature rivalries from across …

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[30 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
Check Out the Exclusive Star Wars Galactic Nights Merchandise

Star Wars Galactic Nights returns to Disney’s Hollywood Studios on May 27 this year and Disney is giving guests a first look at the party-exclusive merchandise.
In addition to the merchandise, there are also merchandise opportunities for guests including:

Ashley Eckstein – Ashley will appear at the Once Upon a Time gift shop with an assortment of her merchandise, and she will also sign her new book, “IT’S YOUR UNIVERSE”
Stop by Launch Bay Cargo to meet Tom Johnson, the General Manager of Skywalker Vineyards

Guests can also find limited-edition event merchandise and merchandise …

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[25 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disneyland Announces Second ‘Star Wars’ Disneyland After Dark Event

A second Disneyland After Dark Star Wars Nite event has been announced for May 9.
This second event will feature many of the same activities as the first Star Wars Nite including:

After-hours access to Disneyland park, with mix-in access beginning at 6 p.m.
Special entertainment, including a galactic dance party and character encounters
Themed décor and Star Wars-themed photo opportunities
Specialty food and beverage offerings
Commemorative lanyard, event credentials, and unlimited downloads of Disney PhotoPass photos taken during the event

New experiences include: a chance to purchase Solo: A Star Wars Story pins, another Star Wars-themed …

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[18 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
Check Out the Merchandise for the Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side

If you’re running the Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side this weekend at Disney World, there’s a new slate of commemorative merchandise.
Merchandise includes short and long sleeved shirts, tank tops, jackets and accessories – for all races including the half marathon, 10K, 5K, and Kids’ Races.
There’s also a slate of merchandise for runners participating in the Star Wars First Order Challenge – which includes the 10K and half marathon for 19.3 miles.
Additional items include Star Wars lifestyle apparel, commemorative Stormtrooper and BB-8 figurines, and specialty shoe ornaments.
The Star …

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[2 Mar 2018 | No Comment | ]
New Retail MagicBands Coming to Disney World in March

Guests at the Walt Disney World Resort will find more retail MagicBand designs available this month.
One of the new designs is inspired by the Instagram-worthy purple wall at the Magic Kingdom. The band features the phrase “meet me at the purple wall.”
The Purple Wall MagicBand will be available online during a flash sale that starts March 5.
Later this month guests will find a Star Wars-themed MagicBand that features the symbols of the Rebel Alliance, the Galactic Empire, and more. This band will debut March 12 both online and at select …

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[27 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disneyland Paris Announces Mulit-Year Expansion

Disneyland Paris has announced a multi-year expansion for the park that includes a transformation of the Walt Disney Studios Park.
The two billion euro project includes building three new areas based on Marvel, Frozen and Star Wars in the Walt Disney Studios Park.
Disney CEO and Chairman Bob Iger made the announcement along with French President Emmanuel Macron at the Palais de l’Elysée in Paris.
The new areas will include new attractions and entertainment, and a new lake will be a focal point and the connecting point for the new areas.
The project will …

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[22 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
More Details Announced for Disney’s World Star Wars Hotel

Disney has released more information about the new Star Wars hotel that will be located adjacent to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
Guests visiting the immersive hotel will board a starship that is “alive with characters and stories” that will play out during their stay.
And, all the windows of the hotel will look out into “space” – not the Orlando sunshine!
Guests can also dress in Star Wars costumes to really participate as residents of the galaxy.
And, as we mentioned the hotel will be “seamlessly connected” to Star Wars: …

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[15 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
More Details Released for the Star Wars-themed Hotel at Disney World

More details about the Star Wars-themed hotel coming to Disney World were released at last weekend’s D23 Expo Japan.
The hotel will be connected to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and will give guests a complete immersive experience from the moment they arrive.
According to Disney: “Guests’ journey through space will start when everyone departs together for a multiday Stars Wars adventure by boarding a starship alive with characters and stories that unfold all around them during a voyage through the galaxy.”
Guests can become “active citizens” of the galaxy …