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“Star Wars” is an incredible cultural phenomenon that started as a risky sci-fi movie back in 1977 but spawned, ironically enough, an empire. There are movies, television series, books, comics, posters, “Star Wars” action figures, conferences and more. The franchise even has its own official holiday. May 4 is “Star Wars” Day.

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‘Star Wars’ event ideas

Whether you’re a lifelong fan or someone who just discovered and fell in love with Grogu, you can celebrate your fandom any time. Here are some ways to do exactly that.

  • Watch party: With nine chapters in the official saga, solo stories, animated movies, television shows and more, there’s enough content to have a watch party that lasts for days. Pick your favorites, assemble your besties and enjoy the show.
  • Trivia contest: If you want to see which of your friends is a genuine fan, host a “Star Wars”-themed trivia party. This can either be a typical competition where the host also serves as the MC, or each guest can bring their own set of questions. While the Jedi winner can be the one who answers the most questions correctly, the Dark Side victor can be the one who asks the toughest questions.
  • Play date: Adults aren’t the only ones who love “Star Wars.” Invite the kids over for a special themed play date. Kids can arrive dressed in costume and play with “Star Wars” toys and games all afternoon. 
  • Baking party: Take advantage of the day’s theme and bake your own tantalizing treats.  See how creative you can get by making Wookiee Cookies, Skywalker Pie, Han’s Flan, Death Star Tarts and more. 

What you need for a ‘Star Wars’ event

Star Wars Skywalker Saga Complete Set

“Star Wars” Skywalker Saga Complete Set

This comprehensive Blu-ray collection includes all nine chapters of the Star Wars saga. Besides the films, the boxed set also includes over 26 hours of bonus features.

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Star Wars The Child Talking Plush Toy

“Star Wars” The Child Talking Plush Toy

The Child is everything Jar Jar Binks was not. “Baby Yoda,” also known as Grogu, is a beloved character that fans can’t get enough of. This plush toy is suitable for kids ages 3 and up. It features 10 adorable sound effects and comes with two accessories. The soft body encourages hugs and cuddles.

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Star Wars Rebel Alliance Figure Set

“Star Wars” Rebel Alliance Figure Set

Action figures are the heart of the “Star Wars” toy empire. This set includes five classic characters: Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia, Chewbacca and R2-D2. The figures are 3.75 inches tall and have multiple points of articulation. All characters but R2-D2 come with a weapon, so they are ready to make a stand.

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best Star Wars Retro Classic Movie Poster Shirt

“Star Wars” Retro Classic Movie Poster Shirt

Forget wearing your heart on your sleeve. The best way to show your allegiance is to wear your favorite movie on your chest. Now you can do that with this eco-friendly T-shirt. This fashionable, officially licensed, slim-fit option features the classic poster artwork from the original “Star Wars” movie. 

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Lego Star Wars Boba Fett Helmet

Lego “Star Wars” Boba Fett Helmet

This Boba Fett model comes with a stand and nameplate, making it fit for display upon completion. The 625-piece kit is best for an experienced Lego builder and is recommended for ages 18 and up. When finished, it measures 8.5 inches high by 4.5 inches wide and 4.5 inches deep, so it is suitable for display at home or in the office.

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