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One More Star Wars Weekend Remains

If this was last year, Star Wars Weekends would be over and we’d be focused on what comes next. But for 2014, they added a 5th weekend, which is great for me, because I have not yet been able to get out to Disney’s Hollywood… Read More »One More Star Wars Weekend Remains

2014 Star Wars Weekends at Disney Hollywood Studios – Celebrity Lineup Announced

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Oh boy, this is literally the biggest Star Wars Weekends yet. Disney just released the celebrity lineups for Star Wars Weekends at Disney Hollywood Studios for 2014. Hosts James Arnold Taylor and Ashley Eckstein will appear during all five weekends and the following talent will appear weekend by weekend (subject to change, of course).

Weekend I: May 16-18

  • Ahmed Best: Jar Jar Binks (Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace; Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones; Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith; Star Wars: The Clone Wars)
  • Peter Mayhew: Chewbacca (Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith; Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope; Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back; Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi; Star Wars: The Clone Wars)
  • Vanessa Marshall: Hera Syndulla (Star Wars Rebels)

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Hyperspace Hoopla Highlights from Star Wars Weekends

I really thought this was one of the better Hyperspace Hoopla versions I’ve seen. So I went back through my footage and editted together a highlight reel from the 2013 show. I apologize for the sound distortion during parts of it. I’ll have to figure… Read More »Hyperspace Hoopla Highlights from Star Wars Weekends

Star Wars Weekends Gets Logo, New Details

2013 marks the 30th anniversary of “Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi” — the film that featured the Battle of Endor, so it’s great to see Mickey on a speeder bike for this year’s Star Wars Weekends logo. While we still await the… Read More »Star Wars Weekends Gets Logo, New Details

A Kid’s View of Disney – Star Wars Droid Factory

Since just before the 2012 Star Wars Weekends, the Tatooine Traders store at the exit of Star Tours has featured the Droid Factory – a great little ‘build your own toy’ station. You choose six parts (body, head, 3 legs, and a novelty hat) and… Read More »A Kid’s View of Disney – Star Wars Droid Factory