It’s here!! It’s the announcement you all have been waiting for. It’s officially time to get ready to experience all Batuu has to offer. The highly anticipated opening date of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge is now known. As expected, the opening date was revealed at the Walt Disney Company’s Annual Shareholder Meeting earlier today. So, without further ado here are the details of what was announced at the meeting.
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disneyland will open: May 31, 2019
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Walt Disney World will open: August 29, 2019
Disney’s top executive, CEO Bob Iger made the announcement during the meeting. Those attending the meeting responded to the announcement with all of the excitement and fanfare you would expect.
There is a two-phase opening, so not all attractions will open immediately. Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance will open at a later date.
If you plan on visiting the opening at Disneyland you will need valid theme park admission and a no-cost reservation, to access the land. The reservation is subject to availability. The reservation is required for those visiting between May 31st and June 23rd. Reservations are limited to one entrance admission per guest.
The opening at Walt Disney World will not require a reservation, but guests will need valid theme park admission. Keep in mind, Entrance to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Hollywood Studios will be limited by capacity. This area of the park will be included in extra magic hours for Walt Disney World Resort Guests.
The Black Spire Outpost on Batuu will be immersive and offer an experience like no other. Opening with two feature attractions. Millenium Falcon: Smugglers Run will give riders the opportunity to be in the driver’s seat of the Millenium Falcon, while Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance will put guests in a battle of epic proportions.
Stop for a beverage or bite at Oga’s Cantina. For something a little more filling Docking Bay 7 Food and Cargo is expected to offer a unique experience with some shall we say exotic ingredients.
And don’t forget to stop and shop. Galaxy’s Edge will feature shops and other locations filled with all things Star Wars.
Whether it is shopping, dining, or riding get ready Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge is almost here. Are you planning to attend the opening?
Stay tuned we will be providing updates, as we receive them.
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