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BREAKING NEWS: Star Wars: Galactic Nights Special Event Debuting at Disney’s Hollywood Studios April 14

“A long, long ago, in a galaxy far, far away…”  That’s how the epic film, Star Wars was introduced to us 40 years ago.  It has been a main piece of pop culture, Americana, and a worldwide sensation ever since.

Now, Star Wars fans have the opportunity to relive the magic, dressed as their favorite character and immense themselves in the 40 year celebration of the hit film.  Star Wars: Galactic Nights, a new Hollywood-inspired special event will debut at Disney’s Hollywood Studios® at Walt Disney World® Resort on April 14th, 2017.

In addition, Star Wars fans can purchase admission to Star Wars Celebration at the Orange County Convention Center, April 13-16, 2017.   Contact your MickeyTravels agent by clicking here for all the details!

Here’s an overview of what’s on tap for Star Wars: Galactic Nights:

  • 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 stop to see “Celebrate the Saga,” a 40-year history of Star Wars that features rarely seen imagery; your Clients can join in on Star Wars dance parties and more.
  • Watch “Inside the Saga: Celebrity Chat Show” – Your Clients can catch a celebrity chat show in Epic Theater to learn more about the making of Star Wars films.
  • Can’t miss Star Wars photo ops – Your Clients can don their 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 Blvd.
  • Imperial March & March of the First Order – Darth Vader will lead a battalion of Stormtroopers on a dramatic march down Hollywood Blvd 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” – Your Clients can 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 opportunity 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 Disney’s Hollywood Studios from 7 p.m.-midnight. The Star Wars: Galactic Nights ticket costs $129 plus tax for adults and $124 plus tax for children ages 9 and under. Tickets are extremely limited.  Contact your MickeyTravels agent today by clicking here for details!

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