Tag Archives: Star Wars

Opinion: My Top 5 Lightsaber Battles

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

Updates From Destination D at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Michele is live on scene at Disney’s Contemporary for Destination D where Bob Chapek is announcing all things coming to the parks. There is a new nighttime show coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios beginning in May. The must anticipated Ratatouille attraction in the France Pavilion at Epcot will be named Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure. A look at the new Skyliner First look at the new show replacing Ill 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

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

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

News from Galactic Nights at Hollywood Studios #GalacticNights

Last night at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, the Star Wars fan event Galactic Nights was held.  Galactic Nights is a separate ticket event that treats Star Wars fans to extra events, information like exclusive panels, special food and merchandise and so much more.  There was news last night regarding the new Star Wars land, Galaxy’s Edge, that’s opening next year, and we were there to get the scoop Continue Reading

Star Wars Babies

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

THE LEGO GROUP TAKES FLIGHT

FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND LEGO® BRICK MILLENNIUM FALCON PEDICAB TAKES TO THE STREETS OF MANHATTAN IN CELEBRATION OF STAR WARS MAY THE 4th OFFERING A LIMITED NUMBER OF FREE RIDES AROUND BRYANT PARK AND A CHEWBACCA MEET-AND-GREET http://www.themainstreetmouse.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Pedicab-Speedbuild-no-music-v2.mp4 To celebrate the famed Star WarsTM holiday, May the 4th and the anticipated film, Solo: A Star W Continue Reading

8 Things You Need to Know About This Year’s Star Wars: Galactic Nights

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jennifer Fickley-Baker Star Wars: Galactic Nights, the one-night special event, will return to Disney’s Hollywood Studios on May 27. In case you aren’t familiar, Star Wars: Galactic Nights is a thrilling Star Wars-themed event held after park hours from 7 p.m.-midnight. It celebrates the entire Star Wars saga with out-of-this-world entertainment, special photo opport Continue Reading

New Star Wars Shows Coming – When Is It Too Much

They say you can’t have too much of a good thing. I’m not sure who “they” are because there are negative consequences to too much ice cream or pizza, both of which are good things. However, what about something like Star Wars? How much Star Wars is too much Star Wars? Since Disney purchased Lucasfilm in 2012, they haven’t been shy about creating new films and shows. In addition to the recent expansion of Continue Reading

Top 5 Star Wars Couples Ranked

Valentine’s Day is upon us, a time to celebrate love, consume too much chocolate, and watch sappy movies. Or, countdown the top 5 Star Wars canon couples, if that’s more your thing. 5. Reylo – Kylo Ren and Rey The Internet has affectionately combined Rey and Kylo through several years of “shipping” (wanting two characters to get together) to form the name Reylo. I have Reylo at number 5 on my countdo Continue Reading