Rewatch Disneyland's Star Wars land Galaxy's Edge dedication ceremony

Star Wars land is opening on Friday, but you can watch the dedication shortly.

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Disneyland on Wednesday will be livestreaming the dedication ceremony for Galaxy's Edge, its new Star Wars land in the California theme park. Ahead of the official Galaxy's Edge public launch on Friday,  Disney is providing access via the Disney Parks Blog to the dedication ceremony starting within the hour, set to begin at 8:20 p.m. PT.

Ahead of the dedication ceremony, Media Day kicked off our fist official looks at the newest Disney park. Our CNET colleague's Star Wars land review: Run to Disneyland.

The livestream will feature "the historic dedication moment from Disneyland Resort in California," Disney said, with special coverage also being provided on its Facebook account and Twitter channel.

Watch this: Galaxy's Edge from every angle: We take you along for the ride

With the newest resort area opening on May 31, Disneyland -- which was last week recruiting Storm Troopers -- is controlling crowds by requiring reservations for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge between May 31 and June 23.

Galaxy's Edge will open at Disney World in Florida in August.

Read: First look at Disney's Star Wars land: What to know about the food, rides and drinks (yes, drinks)

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Originally published at 3:29 p.m. PT.
Updated 9:38 p.m. PT with video for playback.