If you follow any of the news surrounding Walt Disney World, you are sure to know that Hollywood Studios is undergoing some major changes. Just a few months ago, large additions of Toy Story Land and Star Wars Land were announced. In preparation, Hollywood Studios has seen some attractions shut down and more will be on the way. With closures of some popular attractions on the horizon such as the Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Movie Set Adventure and Lights, Motors, Action Extreme Stunt Show, some people are scratching their heads wondering if Hollywood Studios is worth it's admission price. Disney myth debunked! This park still has plenty to offer during the exciting changes that are currently taking place.
Have a Toddler or Preschooler in Your Group? Then you will LOVE all the Disney Junior excitement at Hollywood Studios! Disney Junior, Live on Stage! brings together all of your favorite characters from Disney Junior into one 30 minute puppet stage show. Kids are encouraged to dance, sing, and play during the show and are even treated to surprises throughout. When you're done, be sure to visit the character meet and greets outside of the theatre which feature Sofia the First, Doc McStuffins, Jake from Jake and the Neverland Pirates, and Minnie Mouse! As if that wasn't enough Disney Junior fun, you'll also find one entire souvenir store with nothing but Disney Junior goodies. And if you're looking for a place to eat in the park, don't miss breakfast or lunch at Hollywood & Vine. The Disney Junior Play 'n' Dine buffet is great fun!
Have a Thrill Seeker in Your Group? Hollywood Studios is home to some of the most thrilling rides at Walt Disney World! Rock 'n' Roller Coaster is a thrill a minute as you race to an Aerosmith concert in your own super stretch limo. When you're done rocking out, head up the hill to the Hollywood Tower of Terror. Step inside the Hollywood Hills Hotel and enter your own episode of the Twilight Zone. Do you dare to step inside the haunted service elevator? Lastly, if you're looking for excitement from another galaxy, visit Star Tours as you fight the Dark Side in a battle that is out of this world.
Have a Movie Lover in Your Group? At it's roots, Hollywood Studios is all about the movies! The Great Movie Ride showcases some of the best movies ever made - and you might even become part of the action. Throughout the park, you'll find several live shows including Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Indiana Jones, and Frozen. And you can still get a lot of Toy Story fun while we anxiously wait for Toy Story Land to be built. During the expansion, Toy Story Mania, perhaps the most popular ride throughout the entire resort, will remain open and you can still meet Buzz Lightyear, Woody, and the Green Army Men too.
So there you have it! Still an action packed day with lots of fun to be had inside Hollywood Studios. When the sun goes down, don't forget to end your day by viewing Fantasmic! While it's sad to say goodbye to some old favorites, I'm excited to see what the future holds at Hollywood Studios!