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  • On Apr 15, 2016
    Marci from TX Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Hi! Can you sign up for the Jedi Training Academy during Extra Magic Hours in the morning or do you have to wait until the park is open to everyone? And where is the location to sign up? Thanks!

    Hey, Marci!

    Welcome back to the Disney Parks Moms Panel. Do you have a Force-sensitive child yearning to learn more about the Force? Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple takes you to a galaxy far, far away for adventure, excitement, lightsabers, Sith Lords and Jedi victories. My 9-year-old son just battled a Sith Lord during this show and showed the Seventh Sister the power of the Light Side.

    If your padawan is ready to battle the Dark Side then hop on your transport and arrive at the gates of Disney’s Hollywood Studios 30 minutes before you will be allowed in the theme park. This includes Morning Extra Magic Hours. Sign ups for Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple take place at the Indiana Jones Adventure Outpost. Each of the 20 daily shows takes around 30 younglings. If you have FastPass+ or dining reservations let the Cast Member know and request a training time that works with your plans.

    A parent and padawan must be together to sign up for training. Even though the show is about 25 minutes please budget 60 minutes. Parents do not need to accompany their children after they arrive at the pre-show location. A Jedi Master will lead them to the Temple. Ask a Jedi where the best viewing spot is at the show site. Being closer to the “Temple” training site will get you the best pictures and video.

    Disney Dad Tip: During crowded seasons, these training spots will fill fast. Plan Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple for early to mid-afternoon to allow you to enjoy a morning of attractions and the ability to get more FastPass+ reservations for later in the day making you visit even more unforgettable.

    Marci, may the Force be with you.

    ~Jedi Master Jason ºOº
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Meet the Panelist: Jason, Georgia

I am a Disney Dad raising two fantastic boys with my wife. We love the hidden treasures found on both coasts at the "Happiest Place on Earth" and "Most Magical Place on Earth."  I am so excited to share my "yEARS" of pixie-dust covered experiences with you while planning your Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World Resort vacation. Let the lifelong magical memories ... begin! Learn More About Jason

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