Star Tours Expansion: A New Galactic Adventure Awaits
Disney Parks is set to bring back the Season of the Force at Disneyland in 2024, and with it comes an exciting update to the fan-favorite Star Wars ride, Star Tours. The new adventures on Star Tours will be featured from April 5 to June 2 during the Season of the Force, promising an immersive experience for Star Wars enthusiasts.
A Galaxy of New Characters
Recent events, such as Star Wars Celebration and Destination D23, have hinted at the possible inclusion of characters from The Mandalorian, like Grogu and Din, as well as Ahsoka from the Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni universe. While these additions are not yet confirmed, fans are eagerly anticipating the chance to encounter these beloved characters on the Star Tours attraction.
Fireworks and Music in Batuu
In addition to the Star Tours updates, Disneyland’s Batuu outpost will offer a “fresh perspective” on fireworks, accompanied by “galactic music sweeping through the spires”. It remains to be seen whether the music will feature scores from the recent Star Wars trilogy or introduce new compositions.
Galactic Treats and Merchandise
Disney Parks has also teased new themed eats and merchandise for the event. While specific details have not been released, fans can expect a variety of Star Wars-inspired items to enhance their experience during the Season of the Force.
What is Season of the Force?
Season of the Force is an annual event at Disneyland that celebrates the Star Wars franchise. It features new overlays, Lucasfilm merchandise, and galactic-themed foods.
When will the new adventures on Star Tours be available?
The new adventures on Star Tours will be featured from April 5 to June 2, 2024, during the Season of the Force at Disneyland.
What characters might be added to Star Tours?
There have been hints that characters from The Mandalorian, such as Grogu and Din, as well as Ahsoka, might be added to the Star Tours attraction.
What other updates can we expect during the Season of the Force?
Disneyland’s Batuu outpost will feature a new fireworks display and galactic music, and there will be new themed eats and merchandise available during the event.
Star Tours: A popular Star Wars-themed motion simulator attraction at Disneyland.
Batuu: A fictional planet in the Star Wars universe, serving as the setting for the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge themed area at Disneyland.
Grogu: A character from The Mandalorian, also known as “Baby Yoda.”
Din: The main character in The Mandalorian, played by Pedro Pascal.
Ahsoka: A character from the Star Wars animated series, who also appears in The Mandalorian.