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Disney announces Star Tours: The Adventures Continue will reopen first at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in May, then Disneyland in June

Disney announces Star Tours: The Adventures Continue will reopen first at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in May, then Disneyland in June

Disney has revealed that the updated and enhanced version of the popular Star Tours attraction, dubbed Star Tours: The Adventures Continue, will not open at Disneyland in California until June, leaving the world premiere to Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Orlando on May 20.


UPDATE: Disneyland has announced the opening date of Star Tours 2 in California to be June 3.


The opening date will coincide with the first day of Star Wars Weekends 2011 and will feature, at minimum, Star Wars celebrities Anthony Daniels (C-3PO) and Ashley Eckstein (voice of Ahsoka), though others are still to be announced.

Once aboard Star Tours: The Adventures Continue, guests will climb into a Starspeeder 3000 for an adventure that takes place between the first and second Star Wars trilogies, with C-3PO as the new pilot – all in 3D.

The original Star Tours, which first opened at Walt Disney World in 1989 received a “final flight” party in September 2010, for which Disney invited D23 members and guests to take a last spin aboard the classic version of the attraction.


Catch up on all the latest Star Tours: The Adventures Continue information with our ongoing coverage and check back here on May 20 for a report from (re)opening day!



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