State of the Studios Address Week of November 5, 2018 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Crews continue their progress on the completion of the Skyliner passenger arrival and departure station. Photos below capture structure cement and sheeting work as well as continued site activity  surrounding the Park’s guest gondola station. Click the link below for full coverage.

With the new main entrance grand opening announced for November 8, crews continue work. Overhead vehicle signage structures are being erected along the new entrance roadway to direct arriving guests. Likewise,  workers continues site work throughout the future Disney’s Resort bus loading and unloading area. Click the link below for full coverage.

Construction walls have been removed in the Chinese Theater courtyard to reveal new guest cue railing in preparation for the future Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway attraction.  The  Theater’s  original classic water fountain and celebrity foot prints remain. 

The popular guest photo-op convertible vehicle has returned to the Sci- Fi Dine-In Theater main entrance.

Merry and Bright Mickey themed holiday merchandise now awaits guests at stores throughout the park. Shoppers will want to purchase their very own Jingle Bell Glow Necklace to enjoy the season with colored glowing bells. Merchandise selections include Mickey themed holiday sweaters, carry bags, and even Christmas cards. A variety of tempting treats are available including packaged milk chocolate and ginger bread popcorn. A Baby Mickey plush complete with Santa cap or a Stitch character plush packaged with a reading books would make great family gifts. Guests can best track their holiday activities with their very own Count Down To Christmas calendar. Click the link below for full coverage

New Lucasfilm  adult apparel and other themed accessories await shoppers on Launch Bay Cargo shelves.  Colored tee shirts with the bold Lucasfilm  logo along with  a coordinated cap are available inside the stores main entrance. Guests can add a themed Executive black ballpoint ink pen or refrigerator magnet to their purchase. Click the link below for full coverage.

Guests entering the Animation Courtyard these days are surrounded by colorful banners and a giant billboard  featuring their favorite Star Wars Resistance characters.  Detailed images  of Kaz Xiono, Torra Doza, Tam Ryvora , and even  BB-8  from this popular animation series on The Disney Channel are visible. 

Minimal exterior construction progress was visible this week at the Planet Batuu site.  A new metal structure along with wall sheeting has been added.

The force will be with you always!

John Capos


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