Robert Ashburn of Figmentsmedia.net has provided us with photos from his trip to Disney’s Hollywood Studios on Friday, May 29th, to see the stars of the saga (and one in particular from American Idol):
Stormtroopers greet guests above the entrance during Star Wars Weekends
For some reason, Block Party Bash was not on the schedule, despite there being enough room for it
Fairfax Fare was offering breakfast that morning
Some filming was taking place in front of the American Idol Experience since the season winner Kris Allen was there
Plenty of guests were snapping shots from far away
Follow those balloons!!!
Ladies and gentlemen, WDWNT proudly presents the backside of Kris Allen…
The host awaits the end of Kris’ motorcade
Some balloons left to invite you to celebrate your birthday at Disney Parks ;)
Kris was with Mickey Mouse in the car
Kris makes his way to the stage
There goes the Idol-mobile
Kris performed the song “Heartless”
He then had his picture taken with Minnie Mouse
During the next American Idol Experience show…
Kris made a “surprise” appearance
Kris then appeared again at the end of the show
He presented the winner with their prize
Back to Star Wars Weekends!!!
The rebels attacked the base during the ceremony ;)
The San Francisco Street facade is coming along in front of the Premiere Theater
The walls sport a Star Wars Weekends emblem
Wicket’s Warehouse has taken over Soundstage 1 again this year
It is 50% off….
Some sketches and watches for sale designed by Jason Zucker
The Star Wars big figures
Star Wars toys
Even the fire extinguisher is themed
Bobba Fett was doing some meet and greets across from Soundstage 1
The Luxo Jr. “living character” animatronic is being installed on Pixar Place
Of course WDWNT told you about this first in late 2008
90 minute wait for Toy Story Midway Mania!
Up merchandise for sale, looks like Dug is selling better than Alpha, Beta, and Gamma. No surprise.