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Walt Disney World Resort Announces Dates for Star Wars Weekends

Walt Disney World Resort has announced the dates for its Star Wars Weekends. The event will run every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May the 20th until June 12th. Ocean Florida, the Florida holiday specialist, is expecting these weekends to be very popular, and they are encouraging their customers to book holiday packages soon if they want to take part in this unique event.
Harry Hastings, director of Ocean Florida, comments on the event: “This is likely to be a very exciting time for the Walt Disney World Resort; the combination of one of the world’s favorite theme parks with this storied film franchise is sure to be a delight for both children and adults.”
The Star Wars Weekends promise to feature a large collection of characters from the hit motion pictures. Limited-edition merchandise and celebrity autographs will be available, while children will also have the chance to participate in trivia challenges and the Jedi Training Academy. Additionally, Walt Disney World Resort has arranged numerous special appearances including one by a member of the original Star Wars cast: Anthony Daniels, the actor who played the droid C3PO. Admission to the event is included with all tickets to Disney’s Hollywood Studios. 
Judith Rubin
Judith Rubin ([email protected]) is a leading journalist, publicist, strategist, blogger, content marketing specialist and connector in the international attractions industry. She excels at writing about all aspects of design and technical design, production and project management. Areas of special interest include AV integration and show control, lighting design and acoustics, specialty cinema, digital video and world’s fairs. Judith has ties to numerous industry organizations. From 2005-2020 she ran communications, publications and social media for the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA). In 2013, she was honored with the TEA Service Award. She was development director of IMERSA, and co-chair of the 2014 IMERSA Summit. She was publicist for the Large Format Cinema Association in the 1990s, now part of the Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) and has also contributed to the publications of PLASA, IAAPA and the International Planetarium Society. Already making her mark as a magazine and book editor, Judith joined World’s Fair magazine in 1987, which introduced her to the attractions industry. Launching as a freelancer in the mid 1990s she has contributed to dozens of publications and media outlets including Funworld, Lighting&Sound America, Sound & Communications, Urban Land, The Raconteur and The Planetarian. She joined InPark in 2010. Judith earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Pratt Institute. She has lived in New York City and the San Francisco Bay Area, and now makes her home in Saint Louis, where she is active in the local arts and theater community.

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