PODCAST: Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge: What to expect at Disney World opening? (Ep. 11)
By Orlando Sentinel Podcasts
Aug 15, 2019 | 10:42 AM
Scrolling through social media, it looks like everyone has visited Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disney World’s Hollywood Studios. Pictures of visitors posing in front of the Millennium Falcon fill Instagram feeds.
Cast members (with a guest) have been exploring the new land in Orlando since Aug. 1, And soon Disney World passholders will be welcomed to Batuu.
But although it feels like everyone has tasted Blue Milk already, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge doesn’t officially open until Aug. 29.
Theme Park Rangers Dewayne Bevil and Gabrielle Russon discuss Star Wars fatigue/envy, and how Disneyland’s attendance decline may impact opening day in Orlando.
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge fatigue/envy (:59)
How will Disney Land attendance impact Disney World opening? (2:47)
No reservation system at Disney World (4:09)
Iger: Star Wars does not need hype (4:33)
Will delayed opening of Rise of the Resistance ride keep people away? (5:27)
Visitor reaction ... so far (6:20)
Batuu (in Florida) is going to be hot and wet (7:13)
What are you looking forward to most? (8:11)
Oga’s Cantina: DJ Rex keeps it loud with a touch of history (9:11)
A chance meeting with Chewbacca (10:46)
Will Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge change Hollywood Studios for better or worse? (11:33)
When a new land changes the dynamics of a park (13:42)
Goodbye Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights (16:02)