Since 1977, the silver screen’s plots that take place a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away have captivated generations of moviegoers. “Star Wars” quickly became a household name, with each release ushering in new characters. May 4 is Star Wars Day. How will you celebrate the phenomenon?
Consider paying homage to a mecca of memorabilia at a “Star Wars” convention. Such conventions feature movies, guest speakers, and attendees engaging in cosplay. Purchase a few items to bulk up your collection. Doesn’t everyone need a Death Star waffle iron?
If you’d rather host your own galactic blockbuster, plan a “Star Wars” binge-watching party. Serve themed edibles and invite guests to dress in their characters of choice. Remember to propose a toast to the late Carrie Fisher, known to all “Star Wars” fans as Princess Leia.
“Star Wars” movies usually lead off the summer film lineup. Get a jump-start on the frenzied anticipation by celebrating Star Wars Day, and may the force, or fourth, be with you.