Disney Hollywood Studios Stormtroopers on Rise of the Resistance

Happy May the 4th Be with You! 5 Ideas to Celebrate Star Wars Day at Home

Every year Star Wars fans around the world come together to celebrate May the 4th Be with You, or Star Wars Day, which is lovingly dedicated to everything from a galaxy far, far away.

Star Wars fans have had a lot to celebrate recently like the adorableness of The Child, aka Baby Yoda, from the Star Wars series on Disney+, and the opening of an entire Star Wars-themed land at both Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios and Disneyland Park.

If you can’t make it to Walt Disney World, Disneyland, and don’t feel quite comfortable going to a movie theater to watch old Star Wars movies, there are plenty of ways to celebrate Star Wars from home.

I’ve rounded up my top five May the 4th Be with You ideas and activities that you can do without leaving home.

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Picnic Scene on Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway at Disneyland and Disney World

Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway Guide: Disneyland vs. Disney World

Nothing Can Stop Us Now is the song that will get you hooked on Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway at Disneyland and Disney World.

You are now reading the article of someone who has ridden both versions of the first ever Mickey Mouse inspired attraction at Walt Disney World and Disneyland.

I have just returned from Disneyland and had the chance to experience the latest addition to Toontown and Disneyland Park.

As of this post, Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway has been open for almost 3 weeks at Disneyland now and is the must-do attraction for you!

With that being said, I will go over everything you need to know in order to make sure you are able to experience this awesome, family-friendly adventure with Mickey, Minnie and all their pals!

I will also go over the differences between Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway at Disneyland and Disney World.

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Disney Hollywood Studios Ticket Gates

Hollywood Studios Crowd Calendar: Your Best Days to Go in 2023

Are you planning your Disney World Vacation and trying to wrangle up those park reservations for the best possible days to go to Hollywood Studios? I’m here to help!

A read through this simple guide will help you plan out what dates, days of the week, and times of the year are the best to maximize your experience in Disney’s Hollywood Studios!

I’ll also explain how to use the Hollywood Studios Crowd Calendar to help you pick your perfect days.

Before getting too far ahead of ourselves, it’s best to plan out which days of the week are typically the busiest at Hollywood Studios (and the other parks!) to maximize your time. 

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Featured Image Docking Bay 7 Restaurant in Star Wars Land at Disney's Hollywood Studios. Fried Chicken Tip Yip and Chocolate Cake. Some of the best food at Disney.

5 BEST Things to Eat at Docking Bay 7 in Disney (2023)

Are you ready to blast your tastebuds into hyperspace? Good, because I’ve got a list of the top 5 Best Things to Eat at Docking Bay 7 that is absolutely out of this galaxy!

This highly themed counter service restaurant showcases an exotic menu that is flavor and foodie friendly.

Today, I’m not only going to cover the some of the best food in Star Wars Land, but I’ll also touch on how many credits they cost, backstory, and atmosphere, as well.

OH – and be sure to stick around till the end, because I’ve also got a secret recipe that’ll show you how you can try one of these unusual dishes at home!

So, if you’re feeling hungry – let’s goooo!

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Top 5 Best Drinks at Oga’s Cantina in Star Wars Land

Are you looking for some of the best drinks at Oga’s Cantina in Star Wars Land?

One of the latest additions to Disney’s Hollywood Studios was Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge on August 29, 2019. Oga’s Cantina opened to great acclaim and years later, to some criticism, the opening of Galactic Starcruiser earlier this year.

This Cantina, located on the outer rim planet of Batuu, features an interesting variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages that will light the taste buds of all who wish to indulge.

It is a well-known place for bandits, smugglers, bounty hunters and travelers, such as us, who come to mingle and enjoy a good stiff drink.

Entertainment is provided by Former pilot droid, R-3X, who helps out owner, Oga Garra, a Blutopian crime boss.

No matter what your opinion is, we can agree that the drinks at Oga’s Cantina are, while a bit overpriced, very tasty and unique to the land it occupies.

Today, I will give you 5 of the best drink offerings of this underground cantina deep inside the world of Batuu. I’ll also tell you what makes them yummy and worth your visit!

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Fantasmic Disney Company Photo

Fantasmic At Disney’s Hollywood Studios: See The Stars Like Never Before!

One of the Crown Jewels of Hollywood Studios at Disney is its nighttime spectacular, Fantasmic! It’s the best way to end your park day and highly recommended to at least see once.

You will join Mickey Mouse as he faces off with some familiar Disney villains such as Scar, Ursula, Jafar and Maleficent.

His dreams turn into an overwhelming nightmare and you will dive in with him as he goes through the laughs, romance and adventure that we have seen in some beloved Disney classic films.

But how did such a nighttime spectacular come to be? Is it one of its kind or one of many?

We will answer these questions and share the history of the show. We’re also going to share some tips and tricks on how to best navigate your journey into Mickey Mouse’s dreams.

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Overgrown palms outside the façade of The Hollywood Tower Hotel, home of The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror at Disney's Hollywood Studios.

Disney Twilight Zone Tower of Terror: Secrets REVEALED for the Top Thrill Ride

Are you ready to descend into the world of the Disney Twilight Zone Tower of Terror?

You unlock this article with the key of imagination. Beyond it is another dimension.

A dimension of sound. Dimension of sight. Dimension of mind.

You’re moving into a land of both shadow and substance, of things and ideas. You’ve just crossed over into… The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror!

Tonight, you are the stars of one of the most amazing shows to have ever grace a television set. Not to mention, it gave inspiration for one of the best attractions at Walt Disney World and one of the best TV movies.

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Best Drinks in Hollywood Studios

7 Best Drinks at Hollywood Studios You CAN’T MISS in 2023!

Are you ready to try some of the absolute BEST drinks and cocktails at Disney’s Hollywood Studios?

Hollywood Studios is famous for its endless array of thrill rides, live entertainment, and epic nighttime spectaculars. But did you know that it is also home to some of the tastiest drinks in all of Walt Disney World?

That’s right, ThemeParkHipster, forget about Drinking Around the World – I’m about to go Sipping Throughout Tinseltown!

Together, I’m going to uncover the 7 Best Drinks at Hollywood Studios, where to find them, how much they cost, and a little extra bonus info, as well.

But be sure to stay tuned till the end, because we’ve got a few tricks of the trade on how you can try one of these creative concoctions at home!

So, if you’re feeling thirsty – let’s goooo!

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Tower of Terror Merchandise Service Elevator Disney Pin

15 Best Tower of Terror Merchandise Gift Ideas

When thinking about one of Disney’s most legendary attractions, you know there’s always a strong fan-base to follow. If you are a part of the spirited club, then you’ll want to know what are some of the top Twilight Zone® Tower of Terror merchandise ideas to buy for yourself or that fan in your life.

Before we go through any of ghostly merchandise, let’s first understand why the Tower of Terror is so special to us.

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Disney Hollywood Studios Miss Piggy Muppet Water Fountain in front of PizzeRizzo

5 BEST Hollywood Studios Shows YOU Have To See in 2023

Do you want to know what the BEST Hollywood Studios Shows are before your next trip to Disney? Don’t worry, ThemeParkHipster… I’ve got you!

Hollywood Studios is home to some of Walt Disney World’s latest and greatest thrill rides, from Tower of Terror and Rock-n-Rollercoaster to Rise of the Resistance and Slinky Dog Dash!

But what keeps diehard fans coming back to this beloved park over and over is the live entertainment!

Today, I’m going to unpack the 5 BEST Hollywood Studios Shows You Have To See!

We’ll discuss why they made our list, as well as throw in some super helpful tips along the way to assure your next trip to “the Hollywood that never was and always will be” is an absolute smash hit!

Oh, and one more thing!

It’s important to note that this article is comprised of shows that are currently available at Hollywood Studios. So, don’t be surprised if you don’t see Fantasmic! or The Voyage of The Little Mermaid on the list. Don’t worry, they’ll be back soon enough!

Now, without further ado…

Lights, camera… ACTION!

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