The Force Is Strong at Disney's Hollywood Studios With New Star Wars Launch Bay

Star Wars Launch Bay at Disney's Hollywood Studios

The force may be awaking in theaters this holiday season but it's already alive and well at Disney's Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World. Fans can now journey to a galaxy far, far away in a brand new, walk-through attraction, Star Wars Launch Bay, face their fears in a revamped Jedi training class and fly at hyperspace speeds on an updated Star Tours ride experience.

In anticipation of the fan frenzy around the release of the new Star Wars film, the new enhancements offer a unique opportunity for guests to get up close and personal with their favorite characters and memorable moments from the complete Star Wars saga. 

Star Wars Launch Bay

Star Wars Launch Bay Stormtroopers

Located in the former home of the Magic of Disney Animation attraction, the Star Wars Launch Bay is the new galactic hub for fans to celebrate all things Star Wars.

Star Wars Launch Bay Trooper Helmets

Guests can immerse themselves in the power of the mighty Galactic Empire while gazing at the evolution of Stormtrooper helmets.

Star Wars Launch Bay Millennium Falcon

Or spend all day staring at a largescale replica of the famous Millennium Falcon which "made the Kessel Run in less than twelve parsecs."

Star Wars Launch Bay Chewbacca

It's here that guests can also have some one-on-one time with a cuddly, talking Chewbacca or feel the power of the dark side of the force with Darth Vader.

Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple

Star Wars Jedi Training

Young Padawans can participate in an updated training course on the steps of a Jedi Temple where their instructors will help them embrace the light side of the force.

Star Wars Jedi Training Darth Maul

Participants will have the chance to face their fears as they go toe-to-toe against the most sinister villains in the galaxy.

Star Wars Jedi Training Darth Vader

Darth Vader himself uses the power of the force to turn the younglings to the dark side as they use their training to push him back into the temple.

Star Tours - The Adventures Continue

Star Tours The Adventure Continues

Fans of this popular attraction will experience a new digital, 3D motion simulator ride which features new characters and adventures from the Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Galactic Food

Star Wars Launch Bay Cupcakes

Savor the flavor of the force through a variety of new themed desserts, specialty drinks and novelty foods created by Disney's Executive Chef, Christine Weissman.

"Symphony in the Stars: A Galactic Spectacular'
Starting Dec. 18, guests will be treated to a spectacular finish to their visit to the park involving a dazzling Star Wars themed fireworks show set to memorable music from throughout the saga.

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