Jedi News is working with Roqoo Depot and the 501st Legion to bring you the very latest activity from garrisons across the planet.

Be sure to listen in to the 501stCast, the official podcast of the 501st Legion International Star Wars Costuming Organization for all the latest Legion related news. Here are the events for the week:

August 9

  • Carolina Garrison will be in Manteo, NC for the Summer Reading STEM Finale at Manteo Library from 1:30 to 3:30 PM.
  • Nordic Garrison will be in Helsinki for WorldCon 75 from August 9 to 13th.
  • Ohio Garrison will be in Cincinnati, OH for HANDS Back to South Health & Safety Fair at Northgate Mall.
  • Old Line Garrison will be in Walkersville, MD for Galactic Storytime at Fountain Rock Nature Center from 2:00 to 3:00 PM.
  • Star Garrison will be in Garland, TX for the Webb Middle School 6th Grade Orientation.
  • UK Garrison will be in Sandhurst for FlickNic Fun Day at Sandhurst Memorial Park from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

August 10

  • Garrison Carida will be in Erie, PA for the Shriner’s Hospital visit.
  • Star Garrison will be at the Primrose Frisco at Independence Summer Camp.
  • UK Garrison will be in Glasgow for Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity Fundraiser Week 7 at Buchanan Galleries from August 10 to 13th, and in Newport for V-Dub Island VW Family Festival at South Fairlee Farm from August 10 to 13th.

August 11

  • 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Wichita, KS for ICT Comic Con at Sedgwick County Extension Education Center from August 11 to 12th.
  • Carolina Garrison will be in Simpsonville, SC for the Holly Ridge Baptist Church screening of Return of the Jedi from 8:00 to 11:00 PM.
  • Garrison Titan will be in Auburn, WA for Auburn Summer Sounds & Cinema at Les Gove Park from 6:00 to 8:30 PM, and in Duvall, WA for Tosho-Con 6 at Duvall Public Library from 10:30 AM to 5:30 PM.
  • Garrison Tyranus will be in Glen Allen, VA for PAL Summer Camp.
  • New England Garrison will be in Boston, MA for Boston Comic Con.
  • Southern California Garrison will be in Santa Barbara, CA for Camp Wheez.
  • Southern Cross Garrison will be in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory for Brick Expo.
  • Star Garrison will be in Grand Prairie, TX for Star Wars Night with the Texas Air Hogs.
  • UK Garrison will be in Exeter for Rogue One – Big Screen in the Park from 7:00 to 9:00 PM.

August 12

  • Alpine Garrison will be in Salt Lake City, UT for the Make A Wish Rubber Ducky Derby from 9:00 AM to noon, and in Lehi, UT for the Thanksgiving Point Star Party at Thanksgiving Point Ashton Gardens from 9:00 to 11:00 PM.
  • Carolina Garrison will be in Wilmington, NC for Cape Fear Comic Con at Best Western Plus Coastline Inn from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM, in Wilson, NC for Arkham Comix #2 Grand Opening from noon to 5:00 PM, in Gate City, VA for Hear Me Roar at Creation Kingdom Zoo from 6:00 to 9:00 PM, and in Cayce, SC for Drive-n Movie Star Wars Saga Night at Historic Columbia Speedway from August 12 to 13th.
  • Central California Garrison will be in Clovis, CA for the Weekend Blender Indoor Mall Show from August 12 to 13th.
  • Cloud City Garrison will be in Ridgefield, WA for FairCon at the Clark County Fair.
  • Connecticut Garrison will be in Ridgefield, CT for Ridgecon at the Ridgefield Library.
  • Garrison Carida will be in Bethlehem, PA for the Kids Peace Community Yard Sale from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM, in Woodlyn, PA for the Women’s Charity Classic from noon to 4:00 PM, and in Williamsport, PA for Star Wars Night with the Crosscutter’s at BB&T Ballpark from 6:00 to 9:00 PM.
  • Garrison Titan will be in Puyallup, WA for the Pierce County Toy and Geek Festival from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and in Renton, WA for the Monthly Meet & Greet at Round Table Pizza from 7:00 to 10:00 PM.
  • Garrison Tyranus will be in Gloucester, VA for the Gloucester County Public Library Comic Con from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, in Woodlawn, VA for Khan-Con at Woodlawn Middle School from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, in Salem, VA for Star Wars Night with the Salem Red Sox at Lewis Gale Field from 4:30 to 11:00 PM, and in Gale City, VA for Hear Me Roar at Creation Kingdom Zoo from 7:00 to 9:00 PM.
  • Georgia Garrison will be in Peachtree Corners, GA for Light Up the Corners at the Forum on Peachtree Parkway from 7:00 to 9:00 PM.
  • Golden Gate Garrison will be in Petaluma, CA for the Make A Wish Walk for Wishes at Shollenberger Park, in San Francisco, CA for the Pistahan Parade 2017 at Civic Center Plaza, and in Concord, CA for Concord Con at the Concord Centre.
  • Great Lakes Garrison will be in Kalamazoo, MI for PalletPalooza and the LOL 5K.
  • Nordic Garrison will be in Trondheim for Torucon 2017 Norway from August 12 to 13th.
  • Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in South Plainfield, NJ for Dark Side of the Library at South Plainfield Public Library from 1:00 to 3:00 PM.
  • Northern Darkness Garrison will be in Mishawaka, IN for Heroes for Hospice Fun 5K/Walk at Center of Hospice from 9:30 to 1:00 PM.
  • Outer Rim Garrison will be in Penticton, BC for the Penticton Peach Festival from 10:00 AM to noon.
  • Redback Garrison will be at the Ink Attack Tattoo Convention.
  • Southern Cross Garrison will be at Ballina Fair Cinema for Kidsflix.
  • Spanish Garrison will be in San Juan for Asturias vs Cancer Sports at San Juan de la Arena.
  • Star Garrison will be at the Star Wars vs Star Trek Day at the Children’s Museum.
  • Timberline Garrison will be in Idaho Falls, ID for Roaring Youth Jam at Idaho Falls Greenbelt Trail from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
  • UK Garrison will be in Bristol for the Bristol Balloon Fiesta at Ashton Court from August 12 to 13th, in Chipping Norton for Fairytale Farm Sci-Fi Weekend from August 12 to 13th, in Exmouth for Littleham Village Summer Fundraiser at Littleham Community Hall from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, and in Leeds for the VW Festival at Harewood House from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

August 13

  • 70th Explorers Garrison will be in St. Louis, MO for Celebration for Leo at Laumeier Sculpture Park from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, and in Wentzville, MO for the Back to School Bash at The Way Church from 12:30 to 3:00 PM.
  • Central Garrison will be in Minneapolis, MN for Military Family Day for the 934th Airlift Wing.
  • Georgia Garrison will be in Woodstock, GA for the D.W. Campbell 3rd Annual Car Show from 10:00 AM to noon.
  • Great Lakes Garrison will be in Windsor, ON for Windsor Comic Con.
  • UK Garrison will be in Ilkeston for Ilkeston Heritage & Classic Car Show at Market Place from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, in Wokingham for Ollie Young Foundation Summer Fun Day at Cantley Park from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, and in London for the WLKPA Summer BBQ at London Wasps Sports Ground from noon to 5:00 PM.

August 15

  • Great Lakes Garrison will be in Grand Rapids, MI for the Devos Children’s Hospital visit.
  • Redback Garrison will be at Juiced TV at the LCCH.
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Mark Newbold
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