Change your life forever, I think this year Star Wars Weekends will.
Star Wars Weekends take over Disney’s Hollywood Studios every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 20-June 12 and Da Mouse will be there opening weekend to bring you all of the excitement.
We will have photos, videos and live updates on twitter at @DaMouseNews so that you can feel the force along with us. Star Tours 2 makes its grand opening debut bringing 3-D for the first time to the Star Wars attraction along with multiple random endings that will ensure adventure and surprise every time you ride.
Be sure to check back often because there is so much more to talk about in the lead-up to this year’s event…
9:16AM Music playing now from main soundstage. Just a little less than an hour before showtime! Don’t forget to click the link for the live webcast above.
9:26AM I can hear this Star Wars music loop all day long! love it! Good thing too because I have no other choice.
9:46AM It’s excruciatingly hot but everyone is excited for what is to come in just a few more minutes…so stick around ladies and gents, this should be good.
9:50AM Cameras ready for the big event…
10:02AM Here we go…
Bob Iger and George Lucas on stage as Jedis….what an epic show.
10:38AM They shot a firework Plasma cannon towards Star Tours where Darth Vader had placed a shield over the attraction to keep it closed and then a large explosion with fireworks seen from Star tours. It looked amazing in person!
11:05AM and that my friends is what a ridiculous line looks like!
100 Minute Wait!
11:58 Headed towards Jabba’s Merchandise Hut…
12:10PM lots of loaded bags leaving Jabba’s Hut as those in line play musical chairs dancing around the precious few umbrellas protecting us from the scorching heat.
1:44PM Going to take a much needed siesta at Pop Century and Ill be back with more Coverage of Star Tours when I use these bad boys below…