Each May Star Wars fans return to Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Disney has recently announced the addition of a 5th weekend to annual event, along with the announcement of a exclusive, ticketed merchandise event. Details of the Rebel Rendezvous Event can be found on the DisneyParksMerchandise website.
From the DisneyParksMerchandise Website:
The Alliance leaders are summoning the most loyal Rebels in the galaxy to gather at the Rebel Rendezvous on Thursday, May 15, 2014 between 10AM and 5PM atDisney’s Hollywood Studios®.
Join the Rebel Alliance at this covert meeting place to gather supplies and other limited edition acquisitions in preparation for the upcoming Star Wars™ Weekends engagement. Look alert! The Rendezvous Point is located on the Outer Rim near the known whereabouts of Bounty Hunters and an Imperial presence!
Packages for the Rebel Rendezvous are $250 per person and include the following:
– Exclusive access to Darth’s Mall one day before it opens to the public.
– Limited edition recruitment pack (includes a custom messenger bag, cadet hat, tumbler, lanyard, pin & medal set). Items are only available to Rebel Rendezvous attendees on May 15, 2014.
– Preferential opportunity to purchase select 2014 Star Wars™ Weekends merchandise, including, but not limited to:
- Customized Rebel Rendezvous merchandise, including D-Tech on Demand cell phone cases and Aurebesh nametags*
- Special bundle pack that includes a unique Disney Gift Card design with Rebel carrying case*
- Limited edition merchandise created for Star Wars™ Weekends 2014
- Star Wars™ Weekends 2014 event logo apparel and souvenir items
- New Vinylmation™ releases, including opportunities to acquire full sets
– Ashley Eckstein meet & greet and product signing, featuring the new collection of Her Universe apparel
– Rebel activities, including special meet & greet and signing opportunities with characters and Disney artists
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