All of the Things We Learned at the Disney Parks and Resorts Panel at D23 Expo

The Walt Disney Parks and Resorts panel at D23 Expo was truly magical, especially because we got so much incredible news from it! We can’t wait to share this with you all, so let’s dive in. Here’s what we learned:

  1. The name of the new Disney Parks Star Wars-inspired lands.

    Coming to Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resorts in 2019, they’ll be called Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. Not only that….

  2. There will be a new experiential Star Wars-themed resort!

    This completely immersive resort experience will be at Walt Disney World Resort, and is sounds like every Star Wars fan’s dream!

  3. Toy Story Land will open in the summer of 2018.

    Toy Story Land  will include two new attractions called Slinky Dog Dash and Alien Swirl Saucers! You can read the details on these fun new attractions here.

  4. A Tron-themed attraction will be coming to Walt Disney World Resort.

    Since TRON: Lightcycle Power Run is such a big hit at Shanghai Disneyland, we can only imagine how amazing this ride will be. Read more about it here!

  5. An attraction called Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway is coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort.

    This will be Disney Parks’ first-ever Mickey-themed ride-through attraction! Oh, boy! Read more about this attraction here!

  6. You’ll be able to dine in space at Epcot.

    This will be a table-service restaurant near Mission: SPACE. Read about it here!

  7. Guardians of the Galaxy and Ratatouille experiences are coming to Epcot.

    The Guardians of the Galaxy experience will be added to Future World and Ratatouille: The Adventure 4-D experience will join the France Pavilion. Read all of the details here!

  8. Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel will be coming to Disneyland Paris!

    Click here to read all about the new Marvel-themed reimagination of Disney’s Hotel New York at Disneyland Paris.

  9. The Disney Skyliner and new Minnie Mouse-themed vehicles will provide a new mode of transportation at Walt Disney World Resort.

    See Walt Disney World Resort from above on the new Disney Skyliner! Read about it here.

  10. New Disney•Pixar experiences are coming to Disneyland Resort!

    Pixar Pier will be taking over Paradise Pier at Disney California Adventure, and “Pixar Fest” will be coming to Disneyland Resort for a limited time.

  11. There is a new immersive superhero universe in the works at Disney California Adventure.

    There are not a lot of details yet, but Spider-Man and the Avengers will be coming to the new immersive superhero universe!

That was a lot to take in, and we are super excited about all of it! There’s so much to look forward to. What are you most excited about? Let us know in the comments.

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