Galaxy Getaways

by Brian Curran on July 7, 2014

Star Tours seems to have a bit of competition this summer as Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy has opened a  “travel website” that offers folks more great trips across the galaxy! Take a look around Galaxy Getaways and let us know what you think…Would you rather fly with R2-D2 or Rocket Racoon?

RANCHO OBI-WAN ANNOUNCES 2ND ANNUAL FUNDRAISING GALA

by Brian Curran on July 2, 2014

Book your transport to join our friends at Rancho Obi-Wan’s 2nd Annual Gala! Tickets are limited, more information on the event is posted below.

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Tom Fitzgerald talks Ratatouille

by Kris Van de Sande on June 23, 2014

For the opening of Disneyland Paris’ 60th attraction based on the hit-film Ratatouille, we sat down with imagineer Tom Fitzgerald to talk about the latest technology coming to this side of the ocean.

Read our entire interview right here.

Her Universe Announces New Marvel Apparel

by Brian Curran on June 19, 2014

Ashley Eckstein’s Her Universe and Marvel Team Up to Launch the Ultimate Fangirl Fashion Apparel Line…

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May The Ferb Be With You

by Brian Curran on June 12, 2014

“Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars” that was announced last summer at San Diego Comic Con will Premiere Saturday, July 26 on The Disney Channel. Continue reading for more details on this special episode and more Star Wars related programs scheduled for The Disney Channel and Disney XD, including a extended first look at Star Wars Rebels!

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runDisney Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend on sale June 10

by Brian Curran on June 9, 2014

A note from the folks at runDisney:

STAR WARS HALF MARATHON WEEKEND PRESENTED BY SIERRA NEVADA CORPORATION ON SALE TOMORROW! (June 10-2014 Noon ET)

May the Force be with you during the all-new Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend at the Disneyland® Resort (January 15-18, 2015). It’s a weekend journey to a galaxy far, far away featuring various runs, special events, Disney entertainment, your favorite Star Wars and Disney characters to cheer you along the course, and much, much more!

rundisney.com/star-wars-half-marathon/

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Imperial Food Invades Tomorrowland

by David Yeh on June 3, 2014

Popcorn and Disneyland have been a long lasting tradition since 1955 and as of recent, Disney’s popcorn buckets have always been extremely popular. Now with the acquisition of Star Wars, the force is extra strong with the popcorn in Tomorrowland with a debut of a Darth Vader Popcorn bucket that can be bought for $16 (includes a soft drink).

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Force for Change

by David Yeh on May 29, 2014

For Star Wars fans who haven’t yet taken part in STAR WARS: FORCE FOR CHANGE, it’s not too late! Along with a contribution of US $1 million from Disney, fans can contribute to raise funds and awareness for the United Nations Children’s Fund’s (UNICEF) Innovation Labs and its innovative programs that are benefitting the world’s most vulnerable children.

By contributing directly at Omaze.com/StarWars, fans can win a chance to appear in Star Wars: Episode VII that includes airfare and accommodations to London for one winner and a guest, Behind-the-scenes access on the closed set of Star Wars: Episode VII as a VIP guest of J.J. Abrams, the opportunity to meet members of the cast. Talk about a once in a lifetime opportunity!

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RunDisney Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend

by Brian Curran on May 27, 2014

RunDisney announced a Star Wars themed Half Marathon Weekend coming to the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California January 15-18, 2015! For more details please head over to the official RunDisney website.

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Gareth Edwards and Gary Whitta Onboard for Star Wars Stand-Alone Film

by Brian Curran on May 22, 2014

Lucasfilm has announced that Gareth Edwards will direct the first Star Wars “Stand-Alone” film, with the screenplay written by Gary Whitta. There are rumors that the stand-alone films will center on Yoda, Boba Fett and Han Solo. Personally, I’d like to see a Ewan Mcgregor back as Obi-Wan Kenobi. It’s a exciting time to be a Star Wars fan!

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