S0 – you thought it couldn’t get any bigger than last years’ 40th Anniversary Star Wars celebrations? Well strap yourself in! In 2018, Star Wars Day falls on a Friday, which means it’s time to take your office Casual Friday dress code way up & out to a galaxy far, far away…
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SO: you've got your Star Wars Day May the 4th Costume sorted - what now?
You could sit at home gazing lustfully at pictures of Harrison Ford or Carrie Fischer from the 1970s original, or get out amongst it & showcase your fandom!
Star Wars Ultimate Fan Weekend - If you're Sydney based, you simply can't miss this one! Over the weekend of May 5 & 6 Sydney's Powerhouse Museum will transform into heaven for Star Wars fans! Hone your skills with an augmented reality Jedi training session, jump in the cockpit of a life-sized x-wing fighter, lose the kids in the space themed playground - & plenty more! With of course, the obligatory costume competition - you know where to come for that! Want to avoid any kids? There's an adults only sesh on the 5th from 7 - 10pm... Click here for all ticktets.
Movie Marathon - check your local cinemas for special screenings - with many also running costume competitions for the die-hards.
Star Gazing: Weather permitting, star-gazing would be an obvious choice. Contact your local observatory or find a clear, high vantage point & pack your own romantic picnic.
Back to Harrison Ford for a moment (yes please) - did you know Han Solo is finally getting his own feature? Solo - A Star Wars Story, launches in cinemas in Australia May 24th. Whilst Harrison isn't in it, we think you'll find sufficient cause to take a peek!
How will YOU be celebrating International Star Wars Day on May 4th this year? Whatever you do - May the 4th be with you!