Force Friday Events!

Image courtesy of Disney Store  © & ™ LucasFilm Ltd.

Image courtesy of Disney Store
© & ™ LucasFilm Ltd.

It’s the final countdown to Force Friday!

So what is Force Friday, well if I have to tell you then you aren’t a true Star Wars fan, I’m just kidding. Force Friday is Friday September 4th and it is the release day of all the new merchandise for the upcoming film. And basically everyone is throwing an event. So let me get right to what’s happening this Friday and where and what celebrations are going on throughout the weekend.


Doors open Friday September 4th at 12:01am at all stores. Get first access to all-new Star Wars toys. There will be an exclusive FREE poster and LEGO commemorative brick only while supplies last. I can guarantee lines will start forming Thursday. *If you happen to be in New York, stop by the Toys’R’Us Times Square location for an out of this world celebration. The fun beings there at 9am on Thrusday with exclusive giveaways, demos and an Ewok victory party.* Visit for more information.


Many locations will be celebrating Force Friday on Friday September 4th with a special opening at 12:01am. Not only will stores be premiering the all-new Star Wars toys there will also be new products and collectibles. And each participating store is hosting a giveaway for a 4-foot Chewbacca doll valued at $199! Then all stores will be hosting in-store events on Saturday September 5th at 11am. Saturday’s event will include demos of the new toys and fun photo ops. Check for participating locations here.

Visit Target on Force Friday to try to win this Wookie!

Visit Target on Force Friday to try to win this Wookie!

Disney Store

Stores are closing early on September 3rd in preparation for Force Friday. They will then reopen on Friday September 4th at 6am. The first 100 guests to make a purchase on Friday will receive a FREE exclusive Star Wars pin. All new Star Wars merchandise will be available then as well. All stores will have a Galactic themed opening on Friday. And the in-store events for the occasion will be: R2-D2 craft, Animation Academy- learn to draw R2-D2, Ways of the Force training, Star Wars storytime, and FREE trading cards while supplies last upon completion of an in-store activity.


Select locations will be participating in a midnight opening on September 4th. The new products for The Force Awakens will be available. Only at Walmart will the Disney Infinity 3.0 Star Wars Kanan Jarrus Figure. Find a participating store at

World of Disney

The World of Disney store located in Downtown Disney is also taking part in the celebration. Opening at midnight on Friday September 4th. All new Force Awakens products will then be available along with parks-exclusive merchandise.

Lastly you can catch all the live-stream unboxing, which gives a first look at all the new products on the Star Wars YouTube channel.

Forget Black Friday it’s all about Force Friday in my home!

Cruzin Mama

Big Hero 6 on DVD & Blu-ray: Pre-Order Your Copy Now!

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Bring Baymax home on February 24th!

Disney’s Super hit Big Hero 6 is coming to DVD/Blu-ray in Febuary. But you can pre-order your copy now! Purchase your copy of this wonderful family movie now and beat the rush for the release.

Big Hero 6 is about a young prodigy (Hiro) and an inflatable robot (Baymax) who team up with their friends to become a group of high-tech super heroes. The team takes on an evil super villain who has stolen Hiro’s invention and is using it to take over the city of San Fransokyo. The movie is fun and charming and has a lot of heart, it’s great for the whole family.

Big Hero 6 on DVD & Blu-ray

The great thing about purchasing a copy now is securing the special offers/memorabilia that comes with the movie at select stores. The Disney Stores offers a FREE lithograph set with your purchase of a pre-ordered copy. Walmart is offering a special two movie set (the set includes Blu-Ray/DVD/Digital Copy of Big Hero 6 plus a bonus DVD The Science of Big Hero 6). So click on a sites link below to find the movie offer that fits best for you!

Where to Pre-order

Disney Store
Best Buy

Catch a glimpse of the movie in the trailer posted below.

Cruzin Mama

Black Friday Deals!


Even though they have already been all over the internet I thought that I should share this site that I use to look through all Black Friday ads. It makes it so easy to see everything in one place and to be able to compare ads. Many stores open tonight at 6pm (some even earlier) and many of the deals are during select time slots. So check out all the deals in one place at

To see a few store ads directly I have provided their links below.