New MagicBands Coming to Star Wars Weekends

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 Everyone has been talking about when Disney will come out with some non-plain MagicBands, well the time has come! For the first time there will be 2 limited edition  MagicBands with pre-printed images (2,500 each). As you can see in the picture above, there will be a green MagicBand featuring Yoda and a red MagicBand featuring Darth Vader. Each  MagicBand will come in a Star Wars Weekends box (you can use the free Aurasma app on your mobile device to make the box image come to … [Read more...]





Registration opens today for Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend presented by Sierra Nevada

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May the Course be With You as you take part in this all new event coming to Disneyland January 15th - 18th, 2015. Registration opens today, June 10th at Noon Eastern. Not sure what the weekend entails? Here is a rundown of the different events you can choose from. If you are gonna let the Wookiee win, be sure to contact our friends at Destinations in Florida for their discounted rooms in a galaxy far, far away.Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend presented by Sierra Nevada Corporation Sunday, … [Read more...]





Jedi Mickey’s Star Wars Dine at Hollywood & Vine: Disney Dining Review

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This year’s Star Wars™ Weekends marked two new dining experiences: the Jedi Mickey’s Star Wars™ Dine at Hollywood & Vine with the Fab Five as your favorite Star Wars characters and the Star Wars™ Dine-In Galactic Breakfast at Sci-Fi Dine In featuring Boba Fett and Darth Vader. I have been lucky enough to attend both and so have my fellow Chip and Co writers. You can read about Teresa’s dining experience at the Star Wars™ Dine-In Galactic Breakfast at Sci-Fi Dine In. Her review includes lots … [Read more...]





May the Course Be With You – Early Registration Opens for Star Wars Marathon on June 4th

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Registration for the inaugural run of  the Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend opens on June 4th, 2014 for AP holders and  DVC members. May the Course be With You as you take part in this all new event coming to Disneyland January 15th - 18th, 2015. Not sure what the weekend entails? Here is a rundown of the different events you can choose from. Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend presented by Sierra Nevada Corporation Sunday, January 18, 2015 5:30 a.m. Start/Finish: Disneyland® Resort The Power of … [Read more...]





Top 5 Tips for Making the Most of Star Wars Weekends

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Are you planning on traveling to a galaxy far, far away for Star Wars™ Weekends? Star Wars™ fans will love these themed weekend events held at Disney’s Hollywood Studios from May 16, 2024 – June 15, 2014. Featuring your favorite Star Wars™ celebrities, creatures, and members of the Empire, you’ll enjoy special experiences, a celebrity motorcade, and an impressive fireworks show.As you can imagine, these weekends are hugely popular; here are some tips to help make your experience … [Read more...]