Countdown to Star Wars Weekends Continues at Disney’s Hollywood Studios!

As the Limited Time Magic “May the Fourth Be With You!” celebration fades into the galaxy, the team at t Disney’s Hollywood Studios is busy wiping out its droids’ memories and resetting them for Friday, May 17, opening day for Star Wars Weekends 2013. Actors and voice artists from the Star Wars film saga and Star Wars: The Clone Wars are ready to hop aboard Starspeeders and head to the park for the annual event. A trio of talent will appear each weekend, along with celebrity event hosts James … [Read more...]

Tentative Star Wars Weekends 2013 Guests List

I'm still surprised that Disney did not make any announcements regarding Star Wars or Star Wars Weekends as part of their "May the 4th Be With You" Star Wars Day Celebration. That said I have scoured the internet to find who is and who is not confirmed for this year so you can plan your trip accordingly! Here's what I've been able to gather thus far from star's social media pages. Of course only a few have been confirmed by Disney and talent is subject to change without notice so please keep … [Read more...]

Star Wars Weekends Coming To Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Are you a fan of the Star Wars movies? You won't want to miss Star Wars Weekends, coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios this spring! Star Wars Weekends will begin May 17, 2013 and continue every weekend through June 9, 2013. The dates are May 17-19, May 24-26, May 31- June 2, and June 7-9, 2013.Here are some of the highlights for Star Wars Weekends this year:You can meet over 60 Star Wars characters from the entire saga including favorites such as Darth Vader, Darth Maul, Anakin, and … [Read more...]

2013 Dates Revealed for Star Wars Weekends at Disney Hollywood Studios

Gear up fanboys and fangirls for the triumphant return of Star Wars Weekends! Disney Parks just released the dates for set for every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 17 – June 9 2013!The celebrity guests who make appearances in parades, special programs and autograph signings have not been announced at press time however Disney has named two stars who will be there during the event's duration. "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" voice actors James Arnold Taylor (Obi-Wan Kenobi) and Ashley … [Read more...]

Star Wars Weekends 2013 Dates Announced

Set your hyperdrive for the Disney’s Hollywood Studios sector for May and early June, for the 2013 edition of Star Wars Weekends. This year’s Force-filled fun will take place every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 17 – June 9, 2013.While details are still being planned, we’re excited to announce that James Arnold Taylor and Ashley Eckstein are returning as celebrity hosts for the annual special event. James, the voice behind many of the most famous animated characters in film, television … [Read more...]

NEW! Disney PhotoPass+ arriving to Walt Disney World Resort

Starting today you can capture more memories than ever with Disney PhotoPass+!  With Disney PhotoPass+ you can have all your Disney’s PhotoPass Photographer photos PLUS select Attraction photos AND Dining Print Packages – All for one price.Product Details:PhotoPass+ will be sold at PhotoPass view stations located throughout the Walt Disney World Resort. With PhotoPass+ you will have digital files of all your PhotoPass photos, Attraction photos, and Dining photos taken within a 14 day … [Read more...]

Celebrities, Details and Tips Announced for Star Wars Weekends 2012

Following the post earlier in the week about the return of James Arnold Taylor (voice of Obi-Wan Kenobi – Star Wars: The Clone Wars) and Ashley Eckstein (voice of Ahsoka Tano – Star Wars: The Clone Wars) as Celebrity Hosts for Star Wars Weekends, we received a new transmission from an R2 unit that reveals more Star Wars celebrities scheduled to appear this year at Disney’s Hollywood Studios park. The annual event takes place each Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 18-June 10, 2012.With … [Read more...]

Actors Ashley Eckstein and James Arnold Taylor Host Star Wars Weekends 2012 at Walt Disney World

Disney Parks announced today that Ashley Eckstein and James Arnold Taylor are reprising their roles as hosts for Star Wars Weekends 2012 at Disney Hollywood Studios at the Walt Disney World Resort.James Arnold Taylor will be the the emcee of the festivities while Ashley Eckstein will host “Behind the Force,” a look into "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" animated series.Taylor is the extremely talented actor whose versatile vocal range has given him success in every facet of the voice-over … [Read more...]

Register Now for the Star Wars Celebration VI Costume Pageant

Celebrations are a showcase for amazing fan-made Star Wars costumes, and the Celebration VI Costume Pageants are your chance to show off your creation, or watch incredible costumers strut their stuff.Registration starts today! Click here to download the rules, guidelines, and registration form.The Costume Pageants are currently scheduled for the afternoons of Friday, August 24 and Sunday, August 26, planned for the Celebration Stage with celebrity host James Arnold Taylor . Costumes will … [Read more...]

Disney World Event Calendar: In The Spotlight: May 20-27

Starting May 20thGRAND OPENING! “Star Tours – The Adventures Continue” at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: The all-new 3-D attraction “Star Tours – The Adventures Continue” opens at Disney’s Hollywood Studios on May 20. With eye-popping 3-D digital filming, a dramatic musical score and motion simulator-based technology, guests will be immersed in the Star Wars galaxy like never before on a theme park attraction. Walt Disney Imagineering worked with Lucasfilm, Ltd. and Industrial Light & … [Read more...]