We’re heading to Hollywood Studios today to check on the progress of both Toy Story Land and Star Wars Land, as well as everything else happening at the park. Let’s go!

Welcome to the Studios!

Phasma leading the charge down Hollywood Blvd.

Always love seeing the Citizens of Hollywood.

As you can see here, there is a new Disney Movie Magic show happening every night. It is projected onto the Chinese Theater before the fireworks.

The Music of Pixar Live is now showing in the late afternoon and early evenings in the theater where the Beauty and the Beast show takes place.
Long lines for Tower of Terror. They actually closed off the standby line shortly after this photo and were accepting Fastpass+ only.
An updated look at Express Transportation times.

It’s nice to see varied food items here, not just burgers and chicken tenders.
The stage in front of the Chinese Theater is missing, and it seems like the Star Wars show that happens here isn’t scheduled for the next few weeks. Heard a rumor that it may be converting to a parade, but we’ll see.

One Man’s Dream is now the Cars 3 preview center.

The Star Lord and Baby Groot meet and greet is still here as well.
Remember how there used to be a giant model of the Tree of Life in this exhibit? Well, now it is a place to sell Guardians merchandise. Kind of disappointing.
Some more Cars art and models on display here.

Walls and tarps are now up where the old Jack Sparrow attraction used to be.

There are new walls which contain our first look at the official Toy Story Land logos.

The upcoming Slinky Dog roller coaster is almost completely in place.
The Star Wars Land walls have been moved MUCH closer to the buildings where the Doctor Strange meet and greet was located.

They finally replaced the year old Finding Dory poster.
Holy crowds!
View of current Star Wars Land construction.
Looks like these facades are getting a fresh coat of paint. Might they be sticking around?
You know it is busy when the outdoor queue for Star Tours is full.

More news from Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World continues to add Mobile Order to more of its quick service restaurants.
Be on the look out for the option at Pizzafari at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. You will be able to pay for meals in advance with the My Disney Experience app. You’ll select menu items and even make a custom orders. Last month, Mobile Order launched at the new Satu’li Canteen within Pandora – The World of Avatar.

Disney’s Blizzard Beach water park has introduced The Frozen Summer Games.
Scheduled to run thru August 13th these family activities will include Ice Pail Relays, Snowball tosses and much more. Be on the look out for special character meet and greet opportunities with both Kristoff and Olaf. The Frozen Summer Games are included with admission into Blizzard Beach.

Disney Springs recently introduced preferred parking both at the West Side and The Marketplace. Special surface lots will be available with easier access to Disney Springs.
Valet service will also be offered.

Cheers!

That does it for this week’s article. Are you happy to see some progress on the two big projects in this park? Think we’ll get an opening date announcement for Toy Story Land at D23 Expo? Let us know in the comments below. Thanks for reading!

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