Guests staying at Disney Resort hotels and other select hotels will soon have more opportunities to take advantage of the Extra Magic Hours benefit with Extra, Extra Magic Hours for a limited time at the Walt Disney World Resort. This new benefit is being introduced with the opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, as well as at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and the Magic Kingdom. Additional details can be found here.
Magic Kingdom: Extra, Extra Magic Hours will happen daily from August 29 through November 2, from 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. and will feature favorite attractions in Fantasyland and Tomorrowland.
Disney’s Hollywood Studios: The Extra, Extra Magic Hours will take place daily from September 1 through November 2 from 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., including Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, Toy Story Land and select other attractions. Important – Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge and its experiences subject to capacity. Also, note that on August 29-31, Disney’s Hollywood Studios will open at 6:00 a.m. for all guests. There will not be Extra, Extra Magic Hours on those days.
Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Extra, Extra Magic Hours will happen daily August 29 through November 2, from 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m., featuring Pandora – The World of Avatar and other attractions throughout the park.
Epcot: Extra, Extra Magic Hours will NOT be available. Regular Extra Magic Hours will continue to be available on select days at Epcot.
A new table service restaurant called Roundup Rodeo BBQ is coming to Toy Story Land. The theme of this restaurant is that Andy has created a new rodeo arena using some of his favorite toys, games, and play sets. Full details can be found here.
In celebration of Toy Story 4, a pop-up merchandise location will be opening in Toy Story Land later this month. Located at the exit of Toy Story Mania!, this shop will feature a variety of Toy Story products, including new items commemorating the upcoming film.
During Disney’s Hollywood Studios 30th anniversary celebration, a new logo for the park was unveiled, which emphasizes the transformation Disney’s Hollywood Studios is undertaking. The new logo features BB-8 from Star Wars, Woody and Mickey. Take a look at the new logo.
Starting in August, a brand new Signature Celebration Package will make Guests feel like royalty with reserved fireworks viewing in the West Plaza Garden and a dessert party in addition to experiencing the character dining they already enjoy at Cinderella’s Royal Table at the Magic Kingdom. More details can be found here.
Jiko at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge will be offering a limited-time Lion King Dining Experience this summer. Beginning June 30, and priced at $65 per person plus tax and gratuity, the three-course dinner features a selection of menu items and musical accompaniment from live musicians.
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