Disney guests will traverse the corridors of a Star Destroyer on Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance and join an epic battle between the First Order and the Resistance Ð including a faceoff with Kylo Ren Ð when Star Wars: GalaxyÕs Edge opens in summer 2019 at Disneyland Resort in California and fall 2019 at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. (Disney Parks)
Walt Disney World Park Hours Extended for Opening Date of Rise of the Resistance at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge
Disney is preparing for a flood of travelers to Batuu in anticipation of the grand opening of the Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance attraction and has extended hours at various parks.
On Thursday, December 5th, Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be opening at 8:00 AM (no Extra Magic Hours announced yet) and closing at 10:00 PM. Hours at Disney’s Animal Kingdom have been extended, with the park now opening at 8:00 AM with a 7:00 AM open for Extra Magic Hour. At Epcot, the park will also be opening at 8:00 AM with a 7:00 AM open for Extra Magic Hour. Magic Kingdom will be seeing an early close at 6:00 PM due to it being a Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party night.
Will you be heading to Disney’s Hollywood Studios for the grand opening of Rise of the Resistance or will you be taking advantage of lower crowds and extended hours at the other parks? Let us know in the comments!