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The new nightly Star Wars fireworks show, "Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular," combines fireworks, pyrotechnics, special effects and video projections that turn the nearby Chinese Theater and other buildings at Disney's Hollywood Studios into the twin suns of Tatooine, a field of battle droids, the trench of the Death Star, Starkiller Base and other Star Wars destinations. The show also features a tower of fire and spotlight beams, creating massive lightsabers in the sky. (David Roark, photographer)

On Monday, July 18th, the Disney Parks Live will broadcast the brand new “Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular” fireworks show live from Disney’s Hollywood Studios at 9:20 p.m. EST. Additional information on the broadcast can be found here! As this show is one of the things we plan on discussing on this week’s episode we’d love…


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This week on the Park Wars Podcast, I had the opportunity to visit the Disneyland resort, which means I can record a show straight from the parks (something I have not yet been able to do!) I begin the show atop the Mickey and Friends parking structure overlooking the Star Wars Land construction site to witness the…


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This week on the Park Wars Podcast, we explore all the latest Star Wars Land news including a new hotel announced for the Disneyland Resort, and droids being built for guest interaction at Star Wars Land. Then we’ll listen to the audio from the new Shanghai Disneyland Star Wars fireworks show, and analyze the latest…


Park Wars Podcast – Episode 19: Star Wars Land Wish List

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