By Jocelyn Buhlman
It’s time for Star Wars fans to embrace the dark—not the dark side of the Force, but Disneyland After Dark! The second after-hours event in the new Disneyland After Dark series has just been announced as Star Wars Nite—guests can ring in May the Fourth and celebrate all the intergalactic experiences coming to Disneyland, including the new “March of the First Order,” the new Rey meet-and-greet at Star Wars Launch Bay, and the return of Hyperspace Mountain!
Are you ready to experience the galaxy far, far away at a theme park that’s a little bit closer to home? On the evening of May 3,come dressed in your Star Wars best and prepare to jump to light speed with fun activities such as:
- Exclusive after-hours access to Disneyland park, with mix-in access beginning at 6 p.m.
- Special entertainment, including character encounters and more!
- Themed décor and immersive Star Wars-themed photo opportunities.
- Commemorative lanyard, event credential and complimentary PhotoPass digital downloads.
- First opportunity to purchase limited-edition “May the 4th” merchandise.
A limited quantity of tickets will be available, so be sure to visit Disneyland.com for pricing and details, and mark these dates on your calendar!
- March 27: Tickets on sale for Disneyland Resort Annual Passholders
- March 29: Tickets on sale for general public
No matter if you’re staying after dark or playing in the light, all Star Wars fans will be able to enjoy special offerings at Disneyland beginning May 4. All Disneyland park guests can partake in these new and returning Star Wars experiences:
- “March of First Order”—Captain Phasma guides a squad of First Order stormtroopers through Tomorrowland in a dramatic show of force.
- Encounter Rey—Meet the Resistance’s newest hero at Star Wars Launch Bay
- Hyperspace Mountain—This popular transformation of Space Mountain returns!
Plus, stay tuned for additional event updates including elements from Solo: A Star Wars Story, in theaters May 25.
Are you ready for a Star Wars Nite to remember? Mark your calendars, and may the Force be with you.