Star Wars Arrives at Hollywood Studios This Week

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With the opening of “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” tomorrow, Disney’s Hollywood Studios will open new Star Wars experiences.

– The night show, “Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular” returns to Disney’s Hollywood Studios tomorrow with shows continuing into 2017.
– Stars Wars Launch Bay has been updated with replicas from the new film, adding to the memorabilia featured in the gallery.
– Special Rogue One Stormtroopers will make an appearance at the stage show, “Star Wars: A Galaxy Far, Far Away.”
– Through Dec. 31, 2016, “Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!” fireworks will join the show for the holidays.

In 2017, a seven-hour Star Wars tour will be available with priority boarding for Star Tours, insider’s tours, special screenings, Star Wars-themed menus, encounters with characters and other amenities. Kids ages 4 to 12 will also join the Force in Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple. The special package will begin Jan. 2, 2017, and be offered on Saturdays and Mondays for $129 per person.

–Lissa Poirot

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