DHS Archive

Skyliner Gondola Opening Date Announced!

Walt Disney World has announced that the Skyliner gondolas will take flight and officially begin transporting guests between the parks and resorts exactly one month after the official debut of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, on September 29, 2019. In this post, we’ll offer some thoughts on the official opening date, possibility of soft openings before

Soft Openings for Star Wars Land at Disney World

“When will Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge have soft opening previews at Disney’s Hollywood Studios?” That’s become an increasingly common question, as Walt Disney World fans want to beat the crowds and be among the first to experience this new land with minimal waits. There has been much speculation about paid special events, Annual Passholder early

Does Star Wars Land’s Bar Live Up to Hype?

Oga’s Cantina is a bar in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, and arguably the land’s most popular attraction—or at least the one with the longest line. We’ll review this lounge in Black Spire Outpost in Disneyland and Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World, with food & drink photos, thoughts on the atmosphere, and some strategy

Why Are Star Wars Land Crowds So Low?

It’s been almost a month since Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opened, and we’re back with crowd observations and predictions for both Walt Disney World and Disneyland. We’ll talk about the phenomenon of low attendance and wait times in California, whether that trend is likely to continue, and how likely it is to repeat itself in

Toy Story 4 Review & Disney World Stuff

When Disney and Pixar first announced Toy Story 4, I was skeptical. The first three movies had been exceptional, and the third put a perfect bow on the trilogy. At the time, Pixar’s slate was already sequel-heavy; the studio seemed to be adopting a risk-averse approach, revisiting bankable existing properties. When the first teaser was

Star Wars Land Info & Galaxy’s Edge Guide

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge is now open at Disneyland and debuts soon at Walt Disney World. This guide details what we know, with tips for visiting, avoiding crowds, and info about Star Wars Land in both California and Hollywood Studios. (Last updated June 16, 2019.) For starters, now that Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge has opened