Here we list the basic descriptions -- or "what is is" -- each attraction at Disney's Hollywood Studios:

Disney's Hollywood Studios What it is
Attraction What It Is
Alien Swirling Saucers Twirling Aliens
BB-8 Astromech on Duty BB-8 Character Greeting
Beauty and the Beast - Live on Stage Live Hollywood-style musical
Celebrity Autographs Celebrity Greeting
Celebrity Motorcade Motorcade of Visiting Celebrities
Character Greetings Around Hollywood Studios Character Greetings
Disney Movie Magic Projection Show
Disney's Hollywood Studios Entrance Entranceway to Hollywood Studios
Disney's Hollywood Studios Special July 4th Fireworks Presentation July 4th Fireworks
Droid Depot Buy and Build a Droid
Fantasmic! Mixed-media nighttime spectacular
For the First Time In Forever: A Frozen Sing-Along Celebration Sing-Along
Green Army Drum Corps Live Drum Show
Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular! Movie-stunt demonstration and action show
Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM! (Temporarily Closed - Reopens on November 11, 2023) Holiday Nighttime Spectacular
Lightning McQueen's Racing Academy Cars Show
Meet Disney Stars at Red Carpet Dreams Character greeting venue
Meet Olaf at Celebrity Spotlight Character Greeting
Mickey and Friends Motorcade Short Parade
Mickey & Minnie's Runaway Railway Ride Through Mickey Mouse Cartoons
Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run Super-advanced flight simulator
Muppet*Vision 3D 3-D movie starring the Muppets
New Year's Eve Fireworks New Year's Fireworks
Padawan Mind Challenge Star Wars Trivia for Kids
Pixar Pals Motorcade Brief Parade
Rock 'n' Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith Rock music-themed roller coaster
Savi's Workshop Store for Handbuilt Lightsabers
Slinky Dog Dash Mild Roller Coaster
Star Tours: The Adventures Continue Indoor space-flight-simulation ride
Star Wars Launch Bay Movie Trailer, Props, and Character Greetings
Star Wars Launch Bay: Encounter Darth Vader Darth Vader!
Star Wars Launch Bay: Meet Chewbacca Character Greeing
Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance Unique, multi-faceted attraction
Sunset Seasons Greetings Holiday Projection Show
Thanksgiving Parade of Bands High School Bands
Toy Story Mania! 3-D ride-through indoor shooting gallery
The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror Sci-fi-theme indoor thrill ride
Vacation Fun - An Original Animated Short with Mickey & Minnie Mickey Mouse Cartoons
Walt Disney Presents Tribute to Walt Disney
Wonderful World of Animation Projection Show

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