In case you missed it this week, dates were announced for the Incredible Summer celebration and the 2018 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival at Walt Disney World Resort, Walt Disney World Resort hotels will begin charging for overnight parking and The Walt Disney Company announced its strategic reorganization. Let’s take a look!
The second Disneyland After Dark event series will continue May 3, 2018 with Star Wars Night. Guests will be able to ring in May the Fourth, and be the first to experience the new “March of the First Order,” meet Rey at Star Wars Launch Bay, and celebrate the return of Hyperspace Mountain.
Guests are encouraged to attend in their best Star Wars attire. The one night event will also feature:
Exclusive after-hours access to Disneyland park, with mix-in access beginning at 6 p.m.
Special entertainment, including character encounters and more!
Themed décor and immersive Star Wars-themed photo opportunities.
Commemorative lanyard, event credential and complimentary PhotoPass photos during the event.
First opportunity to purchase limited-edition “May the 4th” merchandise.
Disneyland After Dark takes place from 9pm – 1am. Cost is $99 per adult and for children ages 3 and up. Tickets go on sale:
March 27: Tickets on sale for Disneyland Resort Annual Passholders
March 29: Tickets on sale for general public
Beginning May 4, all Disneyland park guests will be able to enjoy these new and returning Star Wars experiences:
“March of First Order” – Captain Phasma guides a squad of First Order stormtroopers through Tomorrowland in a dramatic show of force.
Encounter Rey – Meet the Resistance’s newest hero at Star Wars Launch Bay.
Hyperspace Mountain – This popular transformation of Space Mountain returns!
DisneyStyle, a new shop featuring fresh and stylish apparel and accessories inspired by beloved attractions at Disney Parks and timeless Disney characters, is coming to the West Side of Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort this May. DisneyStyle will join other specialty boutiques at Disney Springs which offer the latest trends and seasonal products from Disney Parks Merchandise.
Modern Disney fashionistas will find a curated assortment of fashion forward products at DisneyStyle, from Spirit Jerseys with nods to Disney Princesses to playful headwear with a Disney twist.
Guests can easily create stylish outfits perfect for visiting Disney Parks by mixing and matching fun shirts with accessories such as handbags, headbands, hats, socks, and more. The location will be found adjacent to Star Wars Galactic Outpost.
Ever After Jewelry Co. & Accessories in Town Center is now the ultimate spot for high-end fashion jewelry from Disney Parks, with an even larger selection of Guests’ favorite brands and products including PANDORA Jewelry, Alex & Ani, handbags by Dooney & Bourke, stylish headwear and more.
This weekend, celebrate the luck of the Irish and find your own pot ‘o gold at Ever After Jewelry Co. & Accessories with a special CRISLU jewelry showcase. Guests attending the event will receive a complimentary gift with any qualifying Disney by CRISLU purchase, while supplies last.
The Disney Corner, the newest pop-up shop also located in Town Center, is home to apparel, collectibles and accessories fit for princesses of all ages or fans of Mickey and Minnie Mouse. The location also carries fun Disney apparel for infants and toddlers. This enchanting two-story space will only be open for a limited time.
Stay tuned for an exact opening date for DisneyStyle.
Beginning March 19, guests visiting Magic Kingdom park at Walt Disney World Resort can meet the Easter Bunny!
Easter Bunny will greet guests from March 19-April 1 in the Town Square Courtyard. On March 31, and April 1 (Easter Sunday), a special pre-parade will make its way down Main Street, U.S.A., that will feature Mr. & Mrs. Easter Bunny, Daisy, Duck, Thumper & Ms. Bunny, White Rabbit, Yellow Rabbit, Clara Cluck, Hippos, Ostriches, Dancing Chicks and the Azalea Trail Maids from Mobile, Alabama.
All entertainment is subject to change without notice. Check the Times Guide or the My Disney Experience app on the day of your visit for the most up-to-date information.
Get ready for a special scavenger hunt at the Disneyland Resort because Egg-stravaganza returns to Disneyland park, Disney California Adventure park and Downtown Disney District March 16 through April 1, 2018.
Guests can participate by picking up a map and stickers for $5.99 (plus tax) at select merchandise locations throughout Disneyland Resort. Search for special hidden “eggs” themed to Disney and Pixar characters, and record your discoveries by placing the corresponding sticker on the themed Egg-stravaganza map to represent that location.
Whether you choose to hunt for eggs or not, you can return your map to a redemption location for a special surprise. Redemption locations include the following merchandise shops: Elias & Co. at Disney California Adventure park; Disney Showcase in Disneyland park; World of Disney Store in the Downtown Disney District.
Purchasing limits will apply, while supplies last. Please note that no discounts apply and separate admission is required to enter Disney Theme Parks. The experience is subject to restrictions and may change without notice.