So, what are the emotions for those selected? According to the OC Register, “Disneyland employees wept tears of joy and whooped cheers of excitement” when they were informed they would be part of the inaugural team. [Read more…]
We have already been given some idea as to how technology will be put to use in new and mind-blowing ways when Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opens in Disneyland on May 31st and Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios on August 29th.
But now you can take a sneak peek at how the Play Disney Parks app will “transform into your galactic datapad — designed to guide you deeper and deeper into an adventure in a galaxy far, far away” after you arrive on the planet Batuu! [Read more…]
Right now is a really good time to book your next Disney World vacation – specifically for dates this spring and summer!
What makes spring and summer a good time to visit this year? Yesterday we shared a ticket price increase for dates later this year, and a booking window for a room-only discount is ending soon! [Read more…]
Hollywood here we come! Well, Hollywood Studios that is! We found some new drinks, snacks, merchandise, construction updates, and signs that the park is almost ready to welcome Lightning McQueen!
But first, did you hear the biggest news of the month? Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge is opening early on August 29 in Hollywood Studios! Read all the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opening news here!
Are you going to Star Wars Celebration Chicago? This fan event is taking place April 11-15, 2019 and it’s been announced that a special presentation is scheduled for Saturday, April 13th: “Bringing Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge to Life.”
StarWars.com has shared that attendees will “Join team members from Walt Disney Imagineering and Lucasfilm as they share stories about what it takes to bring Star Wars to life and how visitors can live their very own Star Wars stories. And, there might just be a few surprises, too!” [Read more…]
This year brings so many new experiences to the Disney Parks on both coasts, and you can bet we’ve been sniffing out as many details as we can find on the BRAND NEW dining that will be arriving at Disneyland and Walt Disney World!
Here we explore FIVE new restaurants we can’t wait to try in 2019!
Topolino’s Terrace — Flavors of the Riviera, Disney’s Riviera Resort
Mid-December is the grand unveiling of Disney’s Riviera Resort — and its exciting new dining! Topolino’s Terrace — Flavors of the Riviera is poised to become a must-get Advance Dining Reservation because Topolino’s will be roof-top dining with sweeping views of Walt Disney World! Expect views of fireworks shows at Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios! (Remember that Epcot is getting some new nighttime entertainment in the second half of 2019, so guests will enjoy a brand new view of a brand new show!)
In addition to views, Topolino’s will feature flavors of the Riviera with signature dining for dinner and a prix fixe character meal for breakfast! [Read more…]
With all the new Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge info today comes a few more glimpses at the land’s upcoming eateries on the Disneyland and Walt Disney World websites! Now that the opening dates for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge on both coasts have been announced, the official pages on the Disneyland and Disney World websites have likewise been updated.
In case you haven’t heard 😉 , opening dates have been announced for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge in Disneyland (May 31, 2019) AND in Disney World’s Hollywood Studios (August 29, 2019). So… how do such high levels of anticipation (to put it mildly) affect the logistics of opening?
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge in Disneyland
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will open in TWO phases in Disneyland. The first — beginning, of course, on May 31st — will welcome guests to the Planet Batuu to experience elements of the land including one of the two attractions — Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run.
The second phase, to take place “late this year,” will see the opening of the Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance attraction. According to Disney, “In light of tremendous demand, Disney made the decision to open the land in phases to allow guests to sooner enjoy the one-of-a-kind experiences that make Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge so spectacular.” [Read more…]
Happy weekend! Here’s all the Disney food news this week!
The 2019 Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival kicked off March 1 and we have the FULL MENUS here! Oh, and we’ve also got SECRET menu info and reviews for you!
We have a lot to share with you this week, so let’s jump right in…