Guardians of the Galaxy will finally be getting an amusement park ride, Disney announced on Thursday. The attraction will officially open in May. Disney has also prepared many comic book movie related adventures that will happen in the same week that the new attraction opens.
A New Park Adventure Awaits at Disneyland With the New Guardians of the Galaxy Ride
Disney California Adventure Park is an extension of Disneyland and is located adjacent to the original Disneyland itself. The latest addition is the Guardians Of The Galaxy Disneyland Ride, which will be taking the spot of the classic Tower Of Terror ride. It has been renovated as Guardian’s Of The Galaxy-Mission: BREAKOUT!
According to the Disney Parks Blog, the new ride is themed around the Collector’s Fortress. Those who try out the ride will be going on an adventure with Rocket as they try to break out of the Fortress. In effect, riders will experience randomized ride experiences complete with visual and audio effects inspired by the film’s soundtrack. The ride will be officially open for to the public on May 27, 2017.
No doubt there are a a lot of amusement park goers excited for the new ride. But there are also new shows to look forward to. Summer Of Heroes is the event that will take place from May 27 through September 10. This limited time celebration will bring the Marvel Characters to life.
Shows to Enjoy Aside From the New Guardians of the Galaxy Ride
According to Comic Book, fans can also enjoy the Guardians Of The Galaxy: Awesome Dance Off! where Star-Lord will crank up the volume on his old school boom box. He always loves some body pumping music and park goers will be able to watch him and his friends perform on stage. Of course, Gamora might just opt to spectate on the side lines.
Another feature is called the Super Hero Encounters where park goers will be able to meet their favorite heroes. For instance, this is similar to the Disneyland character meet and greet, where people get to meet their favorite Disney Princess and the like. This feature allows Earthlings to come face to face with Marvel heroes like Groot, Captain America, and even friendly-neighborhood Spider-Man.
Lastly, there are other things to check out during the Summer of Heroes event. Black Widow and Hawkeye will be assembling young recruits and test their skills to joing the Avengers in Avengers Training Institute. There is also Heroic Encounter: Black Widow where the female hero will arrive in different places in different times of the day in the armored Avengers vehicle. Finally, are special merchandise and food made especially for the event. It will be available throughout Hollywood Land.
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