Disney’s Hollywood Studios to Implement Virtual Queue for Star Wars Day 2024 Merchandise

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Virtual Queue will be used for the purchasing of Star Wars Day merchandise on May 4, 2024. Star Wars Day Merchandise Virtual Queue On May 4, a.k.a. “Star Wars Day” or “May the 4th,” any guests wanting to purchase new and limited-edition items themed to Star Wars Day will use Virtual Queue. The 2024 collection … Read more

VIDEO: Disney’s Hollywood Studios Celebrates 35th Anniversary With Special Ceremony

Mickey Mouse and friends on stage with dancers at Hollywood Studios, celebrating 35th anniversary, with confetti, audience capturing the moment.

May 1, 2024, marks the 35th anniversary of Disney’s Hollywood Studios and the park celebrated with a special ceremony on Wednesday morning. Disney’s Hollywood Studios 35th Anniversary Ceremony The ceremony was held at Theater of the Stars on Sunset Boulevard, the home of “Beauty and the Beast – Live on Stage.” Art deco-style flats and … Read more

Disney’s Hollywood Studios 35th Anniversary Pressed Pennies Now Available

Disney's Hollywood Studios 35th anniversary pressed pennies

A pressed penny machine at Disney’s Hollywood Studios is now offering four pressed pennies celebrating the 35th anniversary of the park. Disney’s Hollywood Studios 35th Anniversary Pressed Pennies The machine is located at Hollywood Junction. The 35th anniversary designs replace “Monsters, Inc.” designs. One penny is $1. You must use cash for a single penny … Read more

Walt Disney World to Celebrate 35th Anniversary of Disney’s Hollywood Studios with Special Event

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A special event will take place at Disney’s Hollywood Studios to celebrate the park’s 35th anniversary. On Wednesday, May 1, 2024, Disney’s Hollywood Studios will kick off its 35th year with a ceremony at the Theater of the Stars. The ceremony will begin at 11 a.m., with a presentation that includes park representatives and surprise … Read more

New ‘Star Wars’ Sands of Tatooine Collection Includes Loungefly Backpack & Spirit Jersey

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There’s a new “Star Wars” merchandise collection inspired by the Sands of Tatooine, now available at Walt Disney World. Sands of Tatooine Collection The new collection, themed to the desert planet of Tatooine, can be found at Tatooine Traders in Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Sands of Tatooine Loungefly Mini Backpack – $78 The Sands of Tatooine … Read more

Ezra Bridger Lightsaber Hilt Discounted at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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The lightsaber hilt used by Ezra Bridger is now on sale at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Ezra Bridger Lightsaber Hilt Sale The sale running at Dok-Ondar’s Den of Antiquities in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disney’s Hollywood Studios is for 30% off the Ezra Bridger lightsaber hilt. The sale cannot be combined with other discounts and … Read more

Hours Extended for Three Walt Disney World Parks in Late April & Early May

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The operating hours for Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Disney’s Animal Kingdom have been extended for late April and early May at Walt Disney World. Magic Kingdom Extended Park Hours April 28 April 29 April 30 May 1 May 2 May 3 May 4 Disney’s Hollywood Studios Extended Park Hours May 2 May 3 … Read more

Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular Marquee Under Refurbishment

Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular marquee

The marquee for Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular! is undergoing a refurbishment. Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular! Marquee Refurbishment The marquee for Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular! is entirely covered in scaffolding as the refurbishment takes place. We did not spot any crew members working on the refurbishment during our recent visit. The scaffolding covers … Read more

New Star Tours Scenes Featuring Ahsoka, Andor, and The Mandalorian Debut at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Ahsoka transmission on Star Tours

The new sequences for Star Tours – The Adventure Continues featuring Ahsoka Tano, “Andor,” and “The Mandalorian” have made their debut at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. New Star Tours Scenes The exterior of the ride is unchanged, save for two new banners on either side of the entrance. The banners include art from the new attraction … Read more

Roundup Rodeo BBQ Now Accepting Annual Passholder, DVC Dining Discounts

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It’s time to ride like the wind to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, as Roundup Rodeo BBQ in Toy Story Land is now accepting Annual Passholder and Disney Vacation Club dining discounts. Roundup Rodeo BBQ Dining Discounts When the Toy Story Land restaurant opened on March 23, 2023, it did not offer any dining discounts for guests, … Read more

Themed Traffic Signal Refurbished at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Disney's Hollywood Studios traffic signal

After being removed, one of the traffic signals in Disney’s Hollywood Studios has been refurbished and returned. Hollywood Studios Traffic Signal Refurbished Hollywood Blvd . and Sunset Blvd. at Disney’s Hollywood Studios feature working retro traffic signals on their street corners that light up and flip between “Go” and “Stop” signs. The traffic signals are … Read more

Disney’s Hollywood Studios Closing Early on June 5

The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror at Disney's Hollywood Studios

After opening at 9 a.m., Disney’s Hollywood Studios will close at 5:30 p.m. to regular guests on June 5, 2024. Disney’s Hollywood Studios Closing Early in June The park will host a private event for the SAP Sapphire & ASUG Annual Conference Orlando that evening. Conference attendees will have access to the park and a … Read more

New ‘Toy Story’ Bag, Youth T-Shirt, and More Available at Walt Disney World

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A new “Toy Story” collection can be found throughout Walt Disney World. ‘Toy Story’ Crossbody Bag – $24.99 At Beverly Sunset Boutique at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, we found this small crossbody tote. It has a ’90s feel, with a mix of primary and pastel colors. The front features a print of Woody and Buzz Lightyear, … Read more

New Pizza Planet Loungefly Backpack, Apparel & More Arrive at Walt Disney World

Collage of Pizza Planet merchandise

A new collection of “Toy Story” Pizza Planet merchandise has arrived at Walt Disney World Resort. Pizza Planet Merchandise We found most of this merchandise in Beverly Sunset Shop at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and World of Disney at Disney Springs. Drawstring Backpack – $24.99 This backpack is red with black drawstrings. The Pizza Planet wordmark … Read more

DynoGlide Plane Returns to Toy Story Land in Disney’s Hollywood Studios Two Years After Removal

DynoGlide plane prop in Toy Story Mania exit queue

The DynoGlide plane prop that was removed from Toy Story Land in Disney’s Hollywood Studios over two years ago has returned — but is still behind construction walls. DynoGlide Plane in Toy Story Land Construction began around the exit queue of Toy Story Mania in early 2022. This was in part to prepare for the … Read more

New Harveys Pixar Seatbelt Bags Available at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

A Harveys Pixar tote done in a watercolor paint style.

Two new Harveys Pixar Bags featuring fan-favorite characters are now available at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Harveys Pixar Painted Medium Streamline Tote – $198 Found at Legends of Hollywood, the tote is medium-sized with a black shoulder strap and an attachable crossbody strap that can be found inside. Designed in the Harveys signature “seatbelt” style, the … Read more