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8 Things You Need to Know About the 2018 Star Wars: Galactic Nights

Star Wars: Galactic Nights is returning to Disney’s Hollywood Studios on May 27. The Star Wars-themed event is held after park hours from 7 p.m.-midnight and celebrates the entire Star Wars saga featuring entertainment, special photo opportunities, event-exclusive merchandise and food and beverages. You can encounter rarely seen characters that guests can only experience during Star Wars: Galactic Nights.

Here are 8 things you need to know about this year's Star Wars: Galactic Nights

  1. The event-exclusive projection show, Star Wars: Galactic Destinations, will debut a new, surprise planet. Keep your eyes open!

  2. New talent from the Star Wars galaxy will make a special appearance during the event.

  3. Guests can meet a selection of legendary Star Wars characters, many who are available only during Star Wars: Galactic Nights, including Rey, Captain Phasma, the 7th Sister, AWR Stormtroopers, Darth Vader and even EWOKS.

  4. Droid Builders, the international community of Star Wars fans who build their own replica robots from the Star Wars galaxy returns with new droids to surprise guests.

  5. The Seize the Saga Scavenger hunt returns with a new immersive photo location. Guests who collect all the clues will be rewarded with exclusive artwork .

  6. An exclusive Star Wars: Galactic Nights poster will be given to every guest.

  7. Limited-edition, event-exclusive merchandise will be available featuring art from the upcoming movie Solo: A Star Wars Story.

  8. Guests can savor their way through the galaxy with new menu offerings available only during this event including loaded red curry duck fries and dueling gazpacho. A Foodie's Guide to Galactic Nights can be found here.

Park access and all activities will be exclusive to Star Wars: Galactic Nights ticket holders.

Tickets are now available at all Walt Disney World ticket locations and are priced at $129 for adults and $124 for children ages 3-9 (discounts available for annual passholders and Disney Vacation Club members). Tickets can also be purchased online at

News & Media Source: Disney Parks Blog

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