Category Archives: Star Wars

Everything you need to know about Disney+

Everything you need to know about Disney+ 1 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 5 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 6 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 10 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 16 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

How to Prepare for Star Wars: Resistance

How to Prepare for Star Wars: Resistance | The Main Street Mouse Star Wars fans of all ages are anxiously awaiting the newest animated series from director Dave Filoni, Star Wars: Resistance. Airing October 7th on Disney Channel, this show will take place about 6 months before the events of The Force Awakens as the Resistance starts to grow to combat the ever-increasing threats from the First Order. While we don’t know much about the show, you can start preparing for the prem Continue Reading

An Out of this World Tour Experience

An Out of this World Tour Experience 24 Happy Thursday Main Streeters! Fall has officially descended on Disney World, and the parks are perked up with pumpkins lining Main Street. For those of us who have waited patiently, it’s our favorite time of the year where are the spooky energy takes over at the parks; for other’s it marks the official one-year countdown to an event that is even more exciting than the Boo To You Parade. Yes, friends, Fall 2019 Continue Reading

A Conversation on Main Street: With Ashley Eckstein @HerUniverse

A Conversation on Main Street: With Ashley Eckstein @HerUniverse 29 Actress and entrepreneur Ashley Eckstein has become a household name among fans of all ages and interests. From voicing the now iconic character Ahsoka Tano to founding the fangirl-centric merchandise brand Her Universe, Ashley is living proof of Walt Disney’s famous quote, “If you can dream it, you can do it.” She’s been featured across national outlets such as Forbes, ABC News, The New York Times, The Los Continue Reading

Begin the Begin: A Spoiler-Free Review of “Solo: A Star Wars Story”

Begin the Begin: A Spoiler-Free Review of “Solo: A Star Wars Story” 34 *Re-post for those who may have missed it! By Dan Fischer It’s fair to say that my opinion of the latest trio of Star Wars movies has not been kind.  As wildly popular as the franchise is right now, the new movies (Episodes 7, 8 and Rogue One) have left me decidedly under-whelmed.  The performances have been largely uneven, ranging from good (Benicio del Toro) to solid (Daisy Ridley) to utterly horrendous (Feli Continue Reading

May 25th, 1977 Star Wars Changes The World

May 25th, 1977 Star Wars Changes The World 38 May the force be with you….. Were you there the day it opened?  Did you hear that music that has become a favorite of Star Wars fans everywhere?  You saw the now familiar words on the screen: “A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away….” Next you saw the film name and then the scroll which has become such a huge part of Star Wars.  The first scroll read as follows: It is a period of ci Continue Reading

Star Wars Babies

Star Wars Babies 40 This Utah couple is giving new meaning to the phrase Luke, I am your father. When Ross and Kendall Robbins found out they were pregnant with twins, a boy and a girl, with a due date in May, they knew what they had to do. And that’s just what they did. They scheduled to be induced on May 4th, the official Star Wars day, and made the decision to pay homage to two of the main characters from the original Star Wars t Continue Reading