Disney World to hold 'Galactic Nights' special event at Hollywood Studios

Star Wars-inspired event to be held April 14


LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – The Force will be strong at Walt Disney World this spring as the resort hosts a new Star Wars-related special event.

Galactic Nights will be held April 14 at Disney's Hollywood Studios to celebrate 40 years of Star Wars milestones.

Guests who purchase the limited tickets will experience activities that will engulf them in the world of the iconic science fiction movie.

Activities include photo ops with Star Wars characters, a celebrity parade with stars from the movies, scavenger hunt, dance parties and much, much more.

The park's rides, including "Star Tours - The Adventure Continues" will be open throughout the event that runs from 7 p.m. through midnight.

Tickets go for $129 for adults.

The event coincides with the annual Star Wars Celebration convention that is being held in the Orlando area leading up to Galactic Nights.