Over the past few years Disney have added so much Star Wars in the Disney Parks that it is now a must visit destination for all Star Wars fans!
Today we will look at just what and where you can find Star Wars at Walt Disney World!
For everything Star Wars the Disney Park you want to visit us Hollywood Studios! Here you will find an entire land dedicated to Star Wars, including rides, restaurants, a bar and shops! You can also take part in incredible immersive experiences to build a lightsaber or a droid!
In this park you will also find a legendary ride, Star Wars character meet and greets and a fireworks show!
In August 2019 Galaxy's Edge opened in Hollywood Studios! Star Wars now has its own land in a Disney Park! Step into Batuu and visit the Black Spire Outpost.
There are two rides to enjoy in Galaxy's Edge: Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance and Millenium Falcon: Smuggler's Run.
One of the most highly-themed and immersive rides ever seen at Disney World is Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance.
In this spectacular and thrilling ride you get to help the Resistance fight against the First Order. This ride quickly gained the reputation as being one of the best Disney have ever made!
Not only is the ride itself incredible, but the queue has also become a massive part of the experience! There is no boring wait in line for this attraction! The entire queue experience is all part of the fun!
To ride this awesome attraction you need a boarding pass. You can join a virtual queue via the My Disney Experience App at 7am or 1pm daily to try to get your boarding passes. Once you have them you will be given a boarding group number. You will receive a notification once your group is boarding and can ride Rise of the Resistance!
At 7am you can join the virtual queue from anywhere. At 1pm you must be inside Hollywood Studios Park to join.
The other ride in Galaxy's Edge is Millenium Falcon: Smuggler's Run. This interactive simulator ride sends 6 people to fly the Millenium Falcon on a smuggling mission! Each person is given their own role and job to help operate the fastest hunk of junk in the galaxy!
Everything in Galaxy's Edge is incredibly immersive. As well as these two incredible rides you are able to take part in two amazing interactive experiences!
Book an appointment at Savi's Workshop and use 'scrap metal' to build your own lightsaber in this secret workshop to help continue the way of the Force.
This experience costs $199.99 plus tax and includes one lightsaber per builder per experience. You also receive a carrying case which is included in the price. Additional items to customise your lightsaber can be bought at Dok-Ondar's Den of Antiquities.
Be sure to visit Droid Depot to build own droid from scratch! Book an appointment and then chose the parts to build your own custom droid.
This experience costs $99.99 per droid plus tax, instructions and a carry box included. Personality-affliated chips and other accessories are available to purchase for an additional price.
Food and Drink
There are two quick-service restaurants available in Galaxy's Edge serving galactic fare.
Docking Bay 7 Food and Cargo sells a range of dishes from across the Galaxy! Choose from dishes such as Batuuan Beef Pot Roast, Endorian Fried Chicken Yip Tip and Smoked Kaadu Pork Ribs. The plant-based Felucian Kefta and Hummus Garden Spread is often voted the best vegan dish at Hollywood Studios!
Ronto Roasters sells a wrap filled with pork and sausage. You can also buy a unique snack called Gamla Snack Sampler which is made from plantain, assorted root vegetable chips, pork rinds and rice crackers. Breakfast is also served here where you can enjoy a breakfast wrap or overnight oats.
For some galatic snacks visit Milk Stand to try the Blue Milk and Green Milk (alcholic versions also available) and Kat Saka's Kettle for Galactic Grains AKA popcorn with sweet and spicy flavours.
There is also a highly themed bar with amazing, spectacular looking drinks that are out of this world! Book a reservation to visit Oga's Cantina and soak up the atmosphere and enjoy music from the droid DJ R-3X!