Last updated on May 18th, 2021 at 10:15 pm
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, an All-New Land, Opens August 29,
All-New Star Wars Attractions
There are two attractions at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, plus a myriad of shops and quick-service restaurants to entertain guests of all ages, for days on end.
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Star Wars: Millenium Falcon Smugglers Run puts you in the cockpit of Han Solo’s iconic rust bucket with a crew of up to five friends — two pilots, two gunners, and two engineers. You will fly it, fire its cannons, and manage its controls. It’s a completely immersive hands-on experience.
Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance will eventually take you inside a Star Destroyer. The First Order’s dark enforcers are out there. If you survive the encountering and make it back home, you might just become a Resistance hero.
For more details on attractions, dining and shopping, check out our recent updated article Making Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge // Details Revealed
Know Before You Go To Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge
Capacity for Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge and its experiences is limited. Access to the park, land
Disney has made it very clear that Park tickets, Annual Passes, vacation packages, and Walt Disney World Resort Hotel stays do not guarantee access to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. This leads many to believe that 300+ minute queues for access to Galaxy’s Edge will
Disney FastPass+ service is unavailable for the attractions in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. Furthermore, Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance will not be available at the opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge and will open later this year.
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge is located in Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will feature 2 signature attractions—Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run, opening August 29, 2019, and Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, opening later this year.
At Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run, Guests will climb into the cockpit of “the fastest hunk of junk in the galaxy” for their own Star Wars adventures. The second attraction, Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, is one of the most advanced and immersive experiences ever undertaken by Walt Disney Imagineering, where Guests can join a climactic battle against the First Order.
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will be available during Extra Magic Hours. During Extra Magic Hours, guests staying at select Walt Disney World Resort, hotels can spend extra time at Disney’s Hollywood Studios enjoying select attractions.
No. Disney FastPass+ service will not initially be offered for Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run or Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance.
No. Reservations will not be available for any Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge food and beverage locations. There will be various quick-service dining options within the land, including:
Docking Bay 7 Food and Cargo
Kat Saka’s Kettle
For more details on Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge food and beverage options, check out Making Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge // Details Revealed
The opening date for the Star Wars-themed Resort at Walt Disney World Resort is 2022.
Access to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge and its attractions will be subject to capacity constraints and may be unavailable depending on Guest demand and other factors.
Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run – Guests must be 38″ (97 cm) or taller
Due to the ride reportedly ending with a “swift drop”, Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance will have a minimum height requirement of 40 inches.
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