GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY – Mission BREAKOUT will open at Disney California Adventure on May 27, 2017, but that’s not all. The totally transformed Tower of Terror (it’s been completely re-designed both inside and out) will be the centerpiece of a “Summer of Heroes,” May 27 through September 10 at the park. Near GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY – Mission BREAKOUT will be an Awesome Dance Off, and fans will get to meet Guardians team-member Groot among others. GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY – Mission BREAKOUT features Guardians cast footage with Benicio Del Toro reprising his role as “the Collector.” Continue reading for more details about GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY – Mission BREAKOUT and the Summer of Heroes at Disneyland Resort. GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 debuts in theaters May 5, 2017.
Update April 20, 2017
First images released of the exterior of the Collector’s Fortress for GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY – Mission BREAKOUT!
Original post from February 16 follows below
From Disneyland Resort’s Press Release
Summer 2017 will be adventurous, exciting and … yes! … heroic at Disney California Adventure Park when guests encounter the thrilling Guardians of the Galaxy–Mission: BREAKOUT! and answer the call to join legendary Super Heroes in all-new experiences for Summer of Heroes, May 27 through September 10.
Summer of Heroes inaugurates an ever-expanding universe of Super Hero stories at Disney California Adventure that will become even bigger over time. Guests in the park’s Hollywood Land will join some favorite Super Heroes for all-new, epic experiences for a limited time, and beginning May 27 they will encounter the intrigue and triumph of the new, year-round attraction, Guardians of the Galaxy–Mission: BREAKOUT!
“It’s going to be a thrilling summer at the Disneyland Resort,” said David Duffy, Director, Creative Entertainment. “You can celebrate the arrival of Guardians of the Galaxy–Mission BREAKOUT! and join forces with legendary Super Heroes. You can choose an awesome encounter with Star-Lord, Black Widow, Spider-Man, Hawkeye or Captain America, step up to meet Groot for the first time, and find out if you have what it takes to join the Avengers. It’s all part of the adventure with Summer of Heroes.”
Summer of Heroes will launch new, year-round experiences:
For a limited time, guests also will discover more new adventures, exclusive to Summer of Heroes:
The summer brings more excitement at Disneyland Park, too, with the return of the Disneyland Railroad and Rivers of America attractions, including the “Fantasmic!” nighttime spectacular returning later this summer. Dates for the return of these classic attractions will be announced soon. The last chance for guests to enjoy the classic Main Street Electrical Parade during its limited-time return to Disneyland will be Sunday, June 18.
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