Disney shared today in an update to a Disney Parks Blog post that Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite has been officially postponed. The news came on the same day that it was announced that Star Wars Celebration — scheduled for this year at the Anaheim Convention Center — was canceled.
UPDATE 6/15/20: In light of the recent cancelation of Star Wars Celebration, we are making the decision to postpone Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite event to a later date. Please visit Disneyland.com/starwarsnite for details. For more information on Star Wars Celebration, please visit starwarscelebration.com.
Currently, the Star Wars Nite official web page redirects to the Travel Information web page on the official Disneyland Resort website. You can read the message below:
The Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite will not take place as planned on August 27, 2020. We are working on rescheduling options and hope to have more to share at a later date. If you have purchased a ticket for the Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite event, you will automatically be eligible for the rescheduled event option.
As an alternative, Guests who no longer wish to use their current Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite event ticket may call (714) 781-4636 for assistance.
This event is the second Disneyland After Dark event that has been postponed due to the pandemic. The Disneyland After Dark: Villains Nite event that was originally scheduled for April was postponed to a later date, although no official date has been scheduled or published yet. You can read Disney’s information about the postponed Villains Nite below:
The Disneyland After Dark: Villains Nite did not take place as planned on April 30, 2020. We are working on rescheduling options and hope to have more to share soon. A current ticket for the Disneyland After Dark: Villains Nite would be automatically eligible for the rescheduled event option.
As an alternative, Guests who no longer wish to hold their Disneyland After Dark: Villains Nite event ticket may call (714) 781-4636 for assistance.
You can read the planned event highlights for Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite below:
- Galactic Dance Party
Bust a move at an epic event sure to make Star Wars history!
- Character Encounters
Mix, mingle and meet with some of your fave Star Wars characters throughout the evening.
- Star Wars Fireworks
Fan of the dark or light side? Watch an amazing pyrotechnical spectacle illuminate the skies!
- Strike a Pose
Let Disney PhotoPass photographers capture shots—and incredible memories—against event-themed backdrops.
- Tunes from Batuu
Get into the Star Wars groove with music playing throughout the night!
- Themed Eats
Gobble goodies that are out of this world—purchase event-inspired menu options at select Disneyland Park locations.
- Limited-Release Merchandise
Attendees will have the opportunity to purchase Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite items, while supplies last.
- After-Hours Access to Attractions
Ride some of the park’s classic attractions throughout the event, usually with shorter wait times. Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance will not be available during this event due to standard required maintenance time.
- Commemorative Keepsakes
Receive a souvenir credential and event guide as well as unlimited downloads of Disney PhotoPass photos taken during the party. (Credentials and guides are limited to one per ticketed person.)
- Inspired Attire
Dust off those lightsabers! Dress up as your fave Star Wars characters and join the costume cavalcade.
Keep in mind that you can reach out to Disney directly with any questions or concerns you may have about Star Wars Nite.