Season of the Force is a Star Wars-themed annual event held at Disneyland, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Tokyo Disneyland, Hong Kong Disneyland, and upcoming at Walt Disney Studios Park.
The inaugural event, which began on November 16, 2015 at Disneyland, features seasonal attraction overlays and entertainment offerings, as well as the opening of Star Wars Launch Bay. The event began at Disney's Hollywood Studios on December 4, 2015. Tokyo Disneyland's event started from February 16 to September 7, 2016. Hong Kong Disneyland started the event on June 11, 2016 under the name Star Wars: Tomorrowland Takeover, opened as part of its 10th anniversary celebration. Walt Disney Studios Park's event will started from January to March, 2017.
Major offerings of Season of the Force include:
- Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple - An updated version of the Jedi Training Academy show, featuring new characters and a new villain from the Star Wars Rebels television series.
- Hyperspace Mountain - Space Mountain at Disneyland and Hong Kong Disneyland feature a seasonal overlay placing riders in the middle of an X-wing starfighter battle. This is Space Mountain's second annual seasonal overlay.
- Star Wars Launch Bay - This attraction replaced Innoventions at Disneyland and The Magic of Disney Animation at Hollywood Studios, features meet-and-greets with Star Wars characters including C-3PO, R2-D2, Chewbacca, Darth Vader, Boba Fett, and Kylo Ren.
- Star Tours: The Adventures Continue - A new scene is added to the attraction, tying into The Force Awakens at Disneyland, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Tokyo Disneyland and Disneyland Paris.
- Star Wars: Path of the Jedi - An abridged, 10-minute retelling of the Star Wars saga, leading up to The Force Awakens.
- Star Wars: A Galaxy Far, Far Away - A live show at Disney's Hollywood Studios that brings iconic Star Wars moments to life.
- Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular - A firework show at Disney's Hollywood Studios and Walt Disney Studios Park that bursting with Star Wars music and magic.
- Star Wars: Command Post - This meet-and-greets attraction with Chewbacca and R2-D2 at Hong Kong Disneyland had replaced Stitch Encounter.