Category Archives: Star Wars

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living- #HollywoodStudios30 #GalaxysEdge

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living- #HollywoodStudios30 #GalaxysEdge 1 Happy Wednesday Main Streeters! It’s been a busy week, I’ve been covering the festivities at Hollywood Studios for their 30th Anniversary celebration and I’m exhausted! So this weeks Florida Living update will be more visual rather than written, there is a lot to share. The media event covered so much news PLUS I actually got to see Galaxy’s Edge! Oh yes I did! Here’s some of the footage from the event! Continue Reading

First Look: Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Lands on the New Disney twenty-three

First Look: Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Lands on the New Disney twenty-three 2 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jeffrey Epstein In just a few weeks, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will welcome its first visitors at the Disneyland Resort. To honor that momentous occasion, D23: The Official Disney Fan Club is celebrating in the summer issue of Disney twenty-three, its quarterly publication. While the magazine is only available to D23 Gold Members, we wanted to give Disney Parks Blog read Continue Reading

Fan Stories to be part of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Walt Disney World Resort

Fan Stories to be part of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Walt Disney World Resort 4 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith Hundreds of special videotaped Star Wars memories and personal stories captured at our “Fanfessional” booths during Star Wars Celebration Chicago are now being archived to eventually live inside Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.  And today, we sharing a few favorites from fans. If you watched our #DisneyParksLIVE stream during Continue Reading

NEW! Specially Designed Coca-Cola Products Coming Exclusively to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

NEW! Specially Designed Coca-Cola Products Coming Exclusively to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge 5 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Scott Trowbridge From the engaging sights and sounds to the tantalizing tastes of Black Spire Outpost, everything within Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge has been carefully crafted to ensure an immersive experience that has never been seen before. We’ve previously shared that visitors will be able to discover otherworldly flavors at our many food and beverage locations, and t Continue Reading

Never-Before-Seen Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Merchandise Unveiled at Star Wars Celebration Chicago

Never-Before-Seen Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Merchandise Unveiled at Star Wars Celebration Chicago 6 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith As we shared this morning, there’s much to see and do at our Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge booth at Star Wars Celebration Chicago, including getting a first look at some of the exclusive merchandise that will only be available at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disneyland Resort and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. We thought Disney Parks Blog readers would enjoy a Continue Reading

#DisneyParksLIVE to Stream the Parks & Resorts Presentation Live from the Star Wars Celebration April 13

#DisneyParksLIVE to Stream the Parks & Resorts Presentation Live from the Star Wars Celebration April 13 7 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith Over the last couple of months, we’ve shared details about bringing Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge to life. Now it’s time to hear directly from the creative forces at Walt Disney Imagineering and Lucasfilm about the journey to transporting our guests to the planet of Batuu. Tune in to the Disney Parks Blog on Saturday from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. CST as we join th Continue Reading

Everything you need to know about Disney+

Everything you need to know about Disney+ 8 Happy Thursday and welcome back Main Streeters. I’ve been keeping a watchful eye out on everything you need to know about Disney’s new streaming service called Disney Plus (Disney+), which is slated as 2019’s top priority for the House of Mouse. If you love getting your Disney fix from the streaming service Netflix, your days of accessing new and original Disney content are numbered. With this ne Continue Reading

Star Wars Day at Sea and Marvel Day at Sea Return in 2020 to Disney Cruise Line

Star Wars Day at Sea and Marvel Day at Sea Return in 2020 to Disney Cruise Line 12 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Melanie Curtsinger On Disney Cruise Line, you can sail to places far, far away, and in 2020, you can experience galaxies far, far away as well! That’s right, the epic adventures at sea return to Disney Cruise Line next with limited engagements of two popular experiences – Star Wars Day at Sea and Marvel Day at Sea. Back by popular demand, these five- and seven-night s Continue Reading

The New Con on the Block: Gamer Comic Expo by Jarett

The New Con on the Block: Gamer Comic Expo by Jarett 13 Gamer Comic Con Review by Jarett Rutsky ~   Miami has been home to several comic style cons throughout the years. From November 9-12, 2018, the inaugural Gamer Comic Expo took over the Miami Airport Convention Center (MACC). This brand-new con was slightly different than your typical convention. Over half of the main convention floor was dedicated to gaming. They even had professional gamers brought in to meet Continue Reading

Opinion: My Top 5 Lightsaber Battles

Opinion: My Top 5 Lightsaber Battles 17 In 1977, Star Wars introduced the world to a whole new galaxy of technological possibilities. Among this technology is the iconic lightsaber, an elegant weapon for a more civilized age, according to Obi-Wan Kenobi. Each movie in the core saga of the Star Wars franchise has a lightsaber duel of some sort. Honestly, these battles are some of my favorite moments in each film. Below, I rank my personal top 5 favorite l Continue Reading

Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple

Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple 23 This past weekend we stopped by Hollywood Studios to get our Star Wars fix.  We arrived late in the day and we were heading over to Star Tours when we stopped to watch the Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple show.  It was already 6:15 and my son said, “Mommy can I do this today?”  Well given the time and there was only one more show left to do, I said “We can try, but they may all be booked fo Continue Reading