Soundsational Summer kicked off June 2 and 3, at the
The Little Mermaid ~ Ariel’s Undersea Adventure
premiered on June 2, in a ceremony highlighted by the
appearance of Jodi Benson, the original voice of Ariel from the hit
Disney animated film, “The Little Mermaid,” singing a contemporary
version of the award-winning song “Part of Your World.” The
new Little Mermaid attraction takes guests into the world of Ariel and
the cast of characters from the classic tale, immersing guests in the
story and songs of the motion picture with a combination of Audio-Animatronics technology, special effects and Disney magic.
On June 3, new interplanetary journeys made their debuts at Disneyland park with the premiere of Star Tours – The Adventures Continue.
Dark denizens of the “Star Wars” universe, including Darth Vader
himself, blocked the entrance of the attraction early Friday until they
were expelled by a group of Jedi Masters.
Guests will never know where the Force might take them as they embark on the thrilling new journeys of Star Tours – The Adventures Continue.
Eager travelers board fully re-imagined Starspeeders for interstellar
treks to Coruscant, Hoth, Naboo and other destinations in the “Star
Wars” galaxy, encountering characters from the Star Wars
movies, many of them making their first appearances in the attraction.
Now in eye-popping Dolby 3-D, the new Star Tours journeys feature more than 50 different story combinations, bridging that “long time ago” between the two “Star Wars” trilogies.