FINAL ROUND OF BEST OF ORLANDO® 2021 VOTING STARTS JUNE 16!

Monday, February 24, 2014

Cue the dancing ewoks: Star Wars Weekends extended at Disney

Posted By on Mon, Feb 24, 2014 at 12:17 PM

click to enlarge 35 of our best photos from Star Wars Weekends at Walt Disney World
  • 35 of our best photos from Star Wars Weekends at Walt Disney World

This year wampa jockeys and jawa jigglers will have even more time to boogie down Tatooine style as Disney's Hollywood Studios has extended their famed "Star Wars Weekends" one extra weekend. And a great cry of "Utini!" was heard across the galaxy.

Visitors will be encouraged to "join the rebellion" through mid-June, which is Disney-speak for "watch Chewbacca pretend to be Axl Rose." Not that there's anything wrong with that. Chewie gotta make that paper. You'd probably never see Biggs Darklighter lip-synching to hits of the '80s, though (mainly because he died in the first movie).

The full "Star Wars Weekends" schedule is as follows:

  • Weekend I: May 16 – 18, 2014
  • Weekend II: May 23 – 25, 2014
  • Weekend III: May 30 – June 1, 2014
  • Weekend IV: June 6 – 8, 2014
  • Weekend V: June 13 – 15, 2014

May the Force (and the heat index) be with you.

35 of our best photos from Star Wars Weekends at Walt Disney World

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at feedback@orlandoweekly.com.

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club for as little as $5 a month.

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Read the Digital Print Issue

June 9, 2021

Calendar

© 2021 Orlando Weekly

Website powered by Foundation