The idea of visiting Disneyland seems even more exciting to me now that Star Wars and Marvel are in their family. I grew up in Orange County and had a grand time going there. Now that I have little girls of my own, it is exciting to show them the magic and fun of all that is Disney.

Visiting Southern California? Why not take a trip to LEGOLAND also!

This site uses affiliate links, which means I may make a commission if you purchase through the link. See my Disclosure policy

What is going on this summer at Disneyland? Summer of Heroes, that’s what! The Disneyland Resort is always doing something new and exciting to keep the magic alive. When you book your Disneyland packages, book them through Get Away Today. Their Best Price Guarantee makes it easy to go to Disneyland and experience all the events that are going on this summer. Use promo code 2Dorks to get an additional $10 off your Southern California vacation package!

With the closing of the Tower of Terror and its transformation into Guardians of the Galaxy Mission: BREAKOUT!, there are a lot of new experiences coming to the park this summer. With Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 coming out just weeks before, the Summer of Heroes is debuting in Disney California Adventure on May 27th. Not only does this include the new ride, but tons of other experiences as well.

Guardians of the Galaxy Mission: BREAKOUT! is replacing the Tower of Terror at Disneyland

What Will Guardians of the Galaxy Mission: BREAKOUT! Be Like?

First and foremost, Guardians of the Galaxy Mission: BREAKOUT! will be a whole new experience from the Tower of Terror. Although it is the same base ride, each time you go will be a unique experience. You will be helping Rocket Raccoon help the other Guardians escape The Collector’s fortress with some pretty killer tunes going on at the same time. What a perfect way to celebrate the movie with a new ride at the Happiest Place on Earth!

I am so excited for the movie, indeed! We already got our tickets for the special screening by Salt Lake Comic Con. Woo hoo!

Ready for Some Dancing?

Not only will you get to help Rocket Raccoon rescue the other Guardians from The Collector, but after that, you can have a dance off with the Guardians! The scene where Starlord just starts dancing as a distraction is one of my favorite parts of the movie. Ronan seemed so perplexed until Wham!

Don’t be afraid to bust a move to some old school tunes with your favorite characters. Maybe I’d try the Roger Rabbit and Running Man (I’m old school) or some other silliness.

Don’t Forget to Meet and Greet!

After you’ve got some dancing in for the day, you can meet and greet some of your favorite heroes with the year-round Super Hero Encounters. You can meet Captain America, Spiderman, Groot and other heroes, snap a picture or two and get their autograph. Your little sidekicks will love this new addition to the park.

Special Opportunities During the Summer of Heroes

There are some new additions that will only be here for a limited time. One of these experiences is the Avengers Training Initiative. Your little ones have the opportunity to get their skills tested by Hawkeye and Black Widow to see if they have what it takes to be an Avenger!

Another limited time experience is the opportunity to meet Black Widow at Hero Encounter: Black Widow. Only during the Summer of Heroes will you be able to have a meet and greet with the infamous Black Widow!

Last but not least, with the Summer of Heroes, there will be limited time food and merchandise available at the park to add to the super experience you will have at Disney California Adventure. These yummy treats and epic merchandise will be available throughout Hollywood Land during the duration of the Summer of Heroes.

Plan Your Trip Now!

The fact that Disney is expanding its horizons to Marvel with the Guardians of the Galaxy Mission: BREAKOUT! ride sounds pretty super to me! Lucky for us, Get Away Today  makes it easy to continuously visit Disneyland and see all the new and exciting happenings. With their discount Disneyland tickets, reduced hotel rates and flexible Layaway Lock-In Plan they will be your one stop shop for your Disneyland vacation.

Not only that, but their agents are Disney experts and can answer any questions about your trip that you could have. They are the best travel agency to book your Disneyland packages through, and if you use promo code 2Dorks you can get an additional $10 off your Southern California vacation package. Book your trip now by calling 855-GET-AWAY or by going to getawaytoday.com. Be sure to let them know that 2 Dorks in Love sent you!

Are you excited to go on the Guardians of the Galaxy Mission: BREAKOUT! ride? What is your favorite character from the movie?

Guardians of the Galaxy Mission: BREAKOUT! is coming to Disneyland in Summer 2017