Disney Store Celebrates the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars

This Thursday, May 25 is the 40th anniversary of Star Wars, and the Disney Store is celebrating the occasion in a big way!  Fans will want to visit participating stores for special events, exclusive merchandise and much more.

Here’s a rundown of what you can look forward to:

Opening Ceremony

  • Tap into the Force to help with store openings!

Star Wars Adventures

Share an adventure with BB-8 and Chewbacca as they train with the Resistance. Guests ages 3 and up are invited to participate in the following activities:

  • Defense training against stormtroopers.
  • Millennium Falcon flight training.
  • Writing their name in Aurebesh.

The Art of Drawing: R2-D2 and BB-8

  • Learn to draw Star Wars‘s greatest astromechs, R2-D2 and BB-8!

Story Time: Escape from Jakku and Star Wars: A New Hope

  • Experience a special Star Wars story, featuring interactive elements.

Star Wars Trivia Event

  • Test your Star Wars knowledge! Those who are strong with the Force will receive a set of trading cards or a 40th Anniversary button. (While supplies last.)

Exclusive Disney Store Items (Launching on Thursday, May 25)

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Star Wars 40th Anniversary ”Tsum Tsum” Plush Set – Micro – 2 1/2′

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Han Solo and Luke Skywalker Elite Series Die Cast Action Figures – 6” – Star Wars: A New Hope

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Star Wars 40th Anniversary Pin Set – Limited Edition

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Star Wars 40th Anniversary Lithograph Set – Limited Edition

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Star Wars 40th Anniversary Ornament Set – Limited Edition

Star Wars 40th Anniversary Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia Figurine – Limited Edition (not pictured)

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Flash Sale on Star Wars 40th Anniversary T-Shirts: Ladies, Mens, Unisex and Kids (May 25-28)

Be sure to use the store locator to find a participating Disney Store.

Happy Anniversary Star Wars!