10 Fun Ways to Celebrate Star Wars Day
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So what do you do on Star Wars Day? Well, you’re only limited by your own imagination. You can enjoy everything from official events held by Disney to independent organizations, stores, and sports teams getting in on the fun. Then there are all the festivities you can throw on your own for you and your Star Wars-loving friends. To prepare for your own May the Fourth activities, here are 10 fun ways to celebrate Star Wars Day.
1. REWATCH THE ENTIRE SAGA.
With all of the events, cosplay, merchandise, and other celebrations, it's easy to forget the most important part about Star Wars Day: the movies. And if you don't own the saga yourself, you're in luck will be playing all the installments from The Phantom Menace through The Force Awakens in order (so, excluding Rogue One and The Last Jedi), starting at 2:30 a.m. and going until 11 p.m. on May 4. Of course you can always on all the DVDs, Blu-rays, or digital copies and set up shop at home for the better part of 20 hours across nine movies.
2. COOK UP SOME STAR WARS RECIPES.
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3. EXPLORE YOUR CRAFTY SIDE.
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4. ADD A LEGO Y-WING TO YOUR COLLECTION.
美女视频黄频大全视频Star Wars Day is about more than just getting deals on pre-existing merchandise—it's also about the debut of brand new collectibles that you've never been able to get your hands on. And the biggest one this May 4 is LEGO's new Ultimate Collector Series Y-WING.
Measuring in at two feet long and containing an impressive 1967 pieces, this massive starfighter is just like the one fans saw make the assault on the Death Star in Star Wars: A New Hope. The set also comes with a Gold Leader minifigure (complete with blaster) and an R2-BHD droid, because everyone knows any starfighter worth its salt needs an astromech aboard. If you for yourself, the UCS Y-Wing will set you back $199.
5. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LIBRARY, MUSEUM, AND ZOO.
There's a good chance that a local institution in your community is jumping on the Star Wars bandwagon with activities aimed at fans of any age.
美女视频黄频大全视频If you're in New York City on Star Wars Day, the public library system at branches throughout the city on May 4—just call ahead for information and availability. Various zoos, including the in Florida, the in Texas, and Oklahoma's will all have themed events, such as character meet and greets, costume contests, or games and activities for kids. And the will have activities—including Star Wars yoga—from May 4 through Sunday May 6.
These are far from the only local events you can partake in—cities are looking to take advantage of May 4 to bring people together for special activities to enjoy. Do a little digging and see what your local parks, museums, malls, and zoos are doing to celebrate all things Star Wars.
6. ENJOY STAR WARS NIGHT AT THE BALLPARK.
If you're at in Kansas City, in Cincinnati, in the Bronx, or in Atlanta on May 4, you can snag special bobbleheads of one of the team's standout players in Star Wars garb. Then on May 5 (sometimes known as "Revenge of the Fifth"), the are holding their own celebration, complete with photo ops with your favorite characters and themed food and drink specials.
But the force can be with you even if it isn't the fourth. The Baltimore Orioles are holding a on May 11, complete with a Darren "O'Day-Wan" Kenobi bobblehead, followed by on May 19, where the first 25,000 fans will get a special Mr. Met Star Wars bobblehead. There are even more throughout the season all around the league, all the way into August and September.
7. GET A FREE STAR WARS COMIC BOOK.
美女视频黄频大全视频It just so happens that Star Wars Day and Free Comic Book Day are back-to-back this year, so when you head down to your local comic shop on May 5 to score your haul of freebies, be sure to pick up the special issue of , put out by publisher IDW.
While Marvel has the license to publish Star Wars comics, IDW is handling the Adventures book, which is aimed at younger readers (though adult fans will still enjoy them). The story in this issue—which will be continued in Star Wars Adventures #10 and #11—will focus on a young Han Solo and Chewbacca, in preparation for the May 25 release of Solo: A Star Wars Story.
8. LEGOLAND STAR WARS DAYS.
Sure it's the day after the official Star Wars Day, but if you're in in Florida on May 5-6, or either of the two weekends after, you can experience LEGO's ode to the blockbuster movie franchise. For the park's LEGO Star Wars Days event, you'll be able to take part in building activities, cosplay (with a chance to win prizes), and see the latest addition to MINILAND with a Force Awakens display. This display is made up of thousands of LEGO bricks and will recreate memorable moments from the movie.
9. SALES! SALES! SALES!
美女视频黄频大全视频You don't even have to leave your computer to enjoy May the Fourth. There are plenty of retailers that are giving out deep discounts on Star Wars merchandise like action figures, movies, clothing, home décor, kitchen accessories, and pretty much anything else you can imagine. The has a direct hub for the biggest sales, and then there's the highly anticipated Star Wars Day sale, which is usually among the best.
10. ENJOY THE MUSIC.
美女视频黄频大全视频Not everyone is lucky enough to have a day off to watch the Star Wars movies, make crafts, and take advantage of sales. If you're stuck at work on May the Fourth, though, you can still celebrate the music of Star Wars while you're at your computer or during your commute. Just pop some headphones in and stream one (or all) of John Williams's memorable scores from the saga. They're all easy to find on the , and surely listening to the song in the afternoon will get you pumped for happy hour.