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5 Reasons Why You Should Take a Star Wars Day at Sea Cruise

Melanie Curtsinger

by , Public Relations Manager, Disney Cruise Line

Experience galaxies far, far away as Disney Cruise Line takes you into the world of Star Wars with Star Wars Day at Sea. From January to March 2020, your family can enjoy out-of-this-galaxy experiences on special seven-night Caribbean cruises aboard the Disney Fantasy. This one-day event is perfect for those who want to combine the magic of a Disney cruise with the thrilling adventures of Star Wars. 

It doesn’t matter if you’re a Padawan or Jedi when it comes to your knowledge of the saga, there are fun activities for everyone! Here are the top five legendary experiences you can have while sailing on the high seas.

“Summon the Force” deck party

1. Feel the Force with out-of-this-galaxy entertainment.

Watch as some of the saga’s most iconic moments come to life during this exclusive, nighttime deck show. See some of Star Wars most popular characters, including Rey! Immerse yourself even more and let the Force flow through you during our fireworks at sea spectacular set to John Williams’ Star Wars score. 

Chewie on the Disney Fantasy for Star Wars Day at Sea

2. Help Chewbacca in a fun-filled scavenger hunt.

There are porgs onboard! Help your favorite Wookiee find the porgs that are wreaking havoc throughout the ship. At the end, you can meet Chewbacca as he congratulates you on a job well done!

Encounters with Darth Vader duringStar Wars Day at Sea

3. Experience epic encounters.

Whether you’re a part of the light side or have dabbled into the dark side, you’re sure to see some familiar and exciting faces. You can even meet Chewbacca, C-3PO, R2-D2 and Darth Vader during scheduled photo sessions. But be on the lookout! You might just see some First Order Stormtroopers or Jawas wandering around the ship.

Star Wars Day at Sea

4. Brush up on your Star Wars knowledge.

Don’t remember if Han Solo or Greedo shot first? Don’t worry! During your sailing, all films in the Star Wars saga will air on the big screen so you can jog your memory. You can also stop by Star Wars 101, an interactive session designed to give you the lowdown on all thing Star Wars. Once you’re a Star Wars expert, gather the family and join a game of Star Wars trivia!

Star Wars: Command Post – BB-8

5. Let the little ones have their own fun.


Inside Disney’s Oceaneer Club, little rebels can join the Resistance when members of the resistance and BB-8 come by looking for recruits. In the Star Wars: Command Post, kids can even defend against the First Order during a fun puzzle-solving adventure game. 

For more information on our Star Wars Day at Sea sailings, click here.

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