Disneyland Star Wars Night: 2024 In-Depth Guide

Imagine yourself in a galaxy far, far away as Disneyland prepares to transform a summer evening into an unforgettable Star Wars Night in 2024!

Disneyland ‘Star Wars Night’ 2024, promises to whisk you into a night that will truly make you feel closer to your favorite intergalactic world. Prepare yourself for a journey to a galaxy far, far away with enchanting Star Wars character sightings that will draw you deep into an immersive experience.

This immersion extends beyond the thrilling encounters; even your palate is treated to an adventure with a menu filled with event-themed selections inspired by the diverse worlds of the Star Wars universe. As you savor the unique culinary offerings, the excitement of the entertainment on offer will captivate you.

Ever dreamt of waving a lightsaber like a true Jedi knight? You’re in for a thrill during the evening’s lightsaber workshop. Far from a mere form of entertainment, this event serves as an appetizer for the greatly awaited Fans of the Force Costume Parade.

Be prepared to witness Main Street USA magically morph into a buzzing hub filled with enthusiastic Star Wars fans proudly sporting their awe-inspiring look. The excitement is palpable – sure to light up a sense of adventure in your spirit.

Your memorable adventure with the galaxy doesn’t end there. Be sure to explore the myriad of special Star Wars-themed photo opportunities and merchandise.

These additional features are thoughtfully designed to enhance your experience, transforming your visit into an unforgettable journey through the stars. Follow along as we unearth all the happenings at Star Wars Night Disneyland.

The Galaxy Awaits: Disneyland Star Wars Nite Date and Time

You might be wondering, “When is Star Wars night at Disneyland?” Mark your calendars!

The cosmos aligns on April 16, 18, 23, 25, and 30, plus May 2, 7, and 9, 2024. Each Star Wars Night kicks off at 9 PM until 1 AM.

Disney Star Wars Nite 2024 Venue

Disneyland Star Wars Nite 2024 is located at Disneyland Park 1313 Harbor Blvd. Anaheim, CA 92802.

Blast Off to Fun: Disneyland Star Wars Nights Highlights

Music and Entertainment

Character Experiences

Keep your eyes peeled at Star Wars Nights Disneyland 2024, where you can bump into your beloved characters ranging from Boba Fett to Luke Skywalker.

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Don’t miss out on the Tusken Raiders and Jawas freely wandering through the magical park. Have your camera at the ready to enjoy these memorable moments and snap some fantastic pictures.

Galactic Dance Party

Show off those epic moves! Dance the night away along with your fellow fans at this fun party. Some Star Wars characters will also join the Disney Star Wars Night party.

Strike a Pose

Upgrade your selfies by striking a pose at a variety of event-themed backdrops. Don’t forget to ask Disney PhotoPass photographers to capture incredible photos for you as well!

Aerial view of village in Star Wars Galaxy's Edge in Disneyland in Los Angeles, California, USA

March of the First Order Featuring Captain Phasma

Tomorrowland is under the vigilance of the First Order, who is on the hunt for a Resistance spy. Any sign of opposition to their endeavor will have serious repercussions.

A Gathering of the Resistance with Rey

Wield your lightsaber onboard the iconic Millennium Falcon and join in an extraordinary demonstration of solidarity.

Lightsaber Instructional

Get ready to watch dazzling demonstrations of lightsaber prowess and grasp the chance to master the art of lightsaber handling under the guidance of an expert trainer.

Costume Cavalcade – A Star Wars Nite Costume (Cosplay) Showcase

Don your favorite Star Wars character’s attire and immerse yourself in an astounding festivity that applauds your love for the franchise.

After-Hours Access to Attractions

It’s not every day that you can ride some of the park’s most sought-after Star Wars-themed attractions after dark, so take the chance to try all the rides.

Start at Star Tours – The Adventures Continue, Run and Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, or Millennium Falcon: Smugglers, during your Disneyland Star Wars After Dark experience.

Themed Eats

Munch on goodies that even Chewbacca can’t help but gobble during the event, like Galactic churros. Select from an array of menu options at Disneyland Park locations.

Just bring extra cash, as the food is not included with your Disneyland Star Wars Night 2024 tickets.

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Savor a plethora of exclusive Disneyland Star Wars Night Food delights that will be served only during the celebration.

  • Experience a fusion of street food and fine dining with the Street Style Elote Burger at Hungry Bear Restaurant.
  • Sample a taste of local cuisine with the Pork Belly Sisig-inspired Loaded Fries at Red Rose Taverne.
  • The Pineapple is recommended, and Ube Crescent Sundae at The Tropical Hideaway.
  • Indulge your sweet tooth with the Chocolate Funnel Cake at Stage Door Café.
  • Enjoy a seafood extravaganza with the Crab Fritters at Royal Street Veranda.

In addition, Cafe Orleans will have specialty menu items on offer, subject to availability. It’s advisable to reserve your spot in advance.

The reservation portal will soon be open online, so it’s advisable to keep checking Disneyland.com/Dining for updates.

Grey, black, and yellow graphic for Disneyland After Hours Star Wars Nite in Los Angeles, California, USA
photo credit: Dis•Explorers via Facebook

Themed Merchandise

Grow your Star Wars collections by purchasing themed items that will be available during the event. You might even score rare merchandise or special souvenirs that have a limited number, so keep those wallets ready.

Commemorative Keepsakes

Get your commemorative credentials and guide map, which count as souvenirs. Besides the events guide, you can enjoy unlimited downloads of Disney PhotoPass photos taken during the celebration.

These perks are included with your Disneyland Tickets Star Wars Night.

Star Wars Nite Disneyland Tickets

We understand the suspense might be pumping your adrenaline. Most people, overwhelmed with anticipation, return to the waiting room or page in hopes of seeing the “Buy Tickets” button lit up. Luckily for you, we’ve got features to accommodate your thrill.

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To start, first know that Star Wars Nite is a separately ticketed event. The price for Disneyland After Dark Star Wars Nite tickets starts at $159 per guest (ages three and up), depending on your booking date.

“When do Star Wars Nite tickets go on sale?” you may ask. The sale date is still ongoing and open to the general public. Click here to get your Star Wars Nite tickets.

Important Information: Your ticket to this spectacular event not only grants you access to the Star Wars Night but also lets you step into the magical world of Disneyland Park 3 hours before the extravaganza begins. That’s right, as early as 6:00 PM on the date marked on your ticket.

And the best part? No need for a separate theme park reservation if you’re planning to enter Disneyland Park at 6:00 PM or thereafter.

However, the parking fees are not included in your Star Wars Night Disneyland tickets.

You’re probably wondering when you can secure your spot for the other Disneyland After Dark events. Here’s the deal: tickets will go on sale sooner than you think!

To get a head-start, keep an eye on Disneyland’s website, or better yet, make use of our “notify me option” to get real-time updates delivered straight into your inbox.

Available Parking Locations

Just imagine… You’re driving up to the wonderful world of Disneyland Resort. Directing you to a convenient spot are clear signboards for the following parking lots, each situated close to the heart of the magical action:

  • Mickey & Friends Parking Structure
  • Pixar Pals Parking Structure
  • Toy Story Parking Area

Parking Fee

  • $35 – this covers one car or motorcycle. Want to secure your spot? Click here to purchase now.
  • $40 – For the larger road wagon like an oversized vehicle or motor home. But remember, these go into the Toy Story Parking Area only.
  • $45 – Jumping aboard a bus or driving a tractor with an extended trailer? Park in the Toy Story Parking Area.

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Looking for additional parking info? Check out our article: Disneyland Parking Decoded: Your Guide to Hours, Rates, and More

Disneyland Discount Tickets

Enjoying a Disneyland vacation on a budget might seem impossible, but it turns out it’s not! Start saving with these discount tickets from Tripster:

Package Your Disneyland Tickets

The city is bursting with other things to do that are well worth your time. Bundle your Disneyland tickets with other theme parks and hotels to get the biggest bang for your buck!

Package your tickets with these other attractions for the ultimate California trip:

Embrace the Force: Dive into Disneyland After Dark Star Wars Night

There’s no need to travel to a distant galaxy; Disneyland brings the fantastic Star Wars universe to your doorstep.

Prepare to get caught up in the enchantment and excitement of one of the world’s most awaited festivals – Disneyland’s Star Wars Night. This renowned event offers you endless ways to revel in the magic and mystique of a truly cosmic experience.

You’ll have the chance to rub elbows with iconic Star Wars characters, totally immerse yourself in beloved film moments alongside other ardent fans, and dive into mouth-watering, season-inspired culinary delights like the pineapple and ube crescent sundae at the tropical hideaway.

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All those in costume are invited to participate in a special cavalcade. Let’s be honest: who wouldn’t want to proudly march along with their favorite droids, Jedi, and Sith lords?

To enjoy all of the activities at  Star Wars Night Disneyland 2024 and other events, such as Throwback Nite, be sure to get your Disneyland event tickets today. Also, you can make a vacation out of it with a Disneyland Resorts package!


Start Date:

April 16, 2024 @ 9:00 pm CDT

End Date:

May 9, 2024 @ 1:00 am CDT



Disneyland Events

1313 S Harbor Blvd
Anaheim, CA 92802 United States


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Written by Anne Joyce Raymundo

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