Video: Lightning strikes within Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Guests visiting Walt Disney World may notice the many lightning rods that litter the buildings throughout Disney property. Orlando is home to frequent storms and lightning strikes, making lightning rods a necessity even in the highly themed areas of the parks.

That includes Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, which received a wicked lightning strike that was captured on video. This short two-second video posted to Twitter shows off the strike.

There are just too many Palpatine jokes to choose from. Thankfully, no one appeared to be injured and the lightning rod appears to have served its purpose.

We can add this video to the many that regularly emerge from Walt Disney World that show off the awesome and terrifying power of lightning.

FREE Disney Travel Planning

For a stress-free Disney Parks or Disney Cruise vacation, let the FREE expert planners at Royal Carriage Vacations take care of every detail including dining reservations, applying discounts, and onboard cruise credit.
David
David
David is a Disney travel expert who created Notes from Neverland in 2018 after visiting Disney theme parks countless times. Previously, David spent way too much time writing about sports, and was featured in Sports Illustrated, MSN, Yahoo!, and in many other publications. Learn more or contact us.

Trending Disney Merch

This page contains affiliate links. As Amazon Associates, we may earn a commission if you make a purchase.
Sale
JoyJolt Disney Mickey Mouse Squad Collection Tumblers. 15oz Stemless Wine Glasses Set of 4 Stemless Drinking Glasses. Disney Gifts Stuff, Disney...
  • Grab Your Squad and Join Mickey’s: Best friends stick together around good conversation and the “Squad” Glassware Set of Disney Glass Tumblers. This fun collectible set features Mickey Mouse and...
  • Disney Collectibles for Adults and Kids: It’s a 15oz white stemless wine tumbler with a little extra height, so each glass is nice for big gin glasses, cognac glasses, brandy glass, lowball glasses...
 

Popular Articles

Recent Articles

Related Articles

Subscribe
Notify of
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments