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:

September 13

  • Southern Cross Garrison will be in Branxton for Bucks for Ben Community Day.

September 14

  • Central California Garrison will be in Sacramento, CA for Art Mix/Crocker-Con at the Crocker Art Museum from 5:00 to 9:00 PM.
  • Garrison Carida will be at Sewickley School for the Watson Institute visit.

September 15

  • Badlands Garrison will be in Saskatoon, SK for the Citizenship Ceremony at Saskatoon Expo 2017.
  • Central Garrison will be in Omaha, MN for Bear Creek at Apache Mall.
  • Garrison Carida will be in Harrisburg, PA for the Back to School Bash from 5:00 to 8:00 PM.
  • Garrison Excelsior will be in Rochester, NY for RocCon at Kodak’s Theatre on the Ridge from September 15 to 17th.
  • Great Lakes Garrison will be in Grand Rapids, MI for GrandCon.
  • Nordic Garrison will be in Stockholm, Sweden for Comic Con Stockholm from September 15 to 17th.
  • Star Garrison will be in El Paso, TX for the Lundy PTA Family Picnic, in Lubbock, TX for Hub City Comic Con from September 15 to 17th, and in Houston, TX for Fandemic Tour from September 15 to 17th.

September 16

  • 70th Explorers Garrison will be in St. Peters, MO for Day of Play at Barnes Jewish Hospital from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, and in Manhattan, KS for the St. Jude Toy Drive at Manhattan City Park from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
  • Austrian Garrison will be in Hungary for Hungarocon from September 16 to 17th.
  • Badlands Garrison will be in Saskatoon, SK for Saskatoon Comic & Entertainment Expo 2017, in Calgary, AB for Stampeder’s Kids Day at McMahon Stadium, in Edmonton, AB for McLeod Community League Day, and in Lloydminster, AB for Big Day Out at Home Hardware.
  • Bast Alpha Garrison will be in Lafayette, LA for Louisiana Comic Con.
  • Carolina Garrison will be in Greenville, SC for the PRAI SC Walk at Legacy Park from 8:00 to 10:30 AM.
  • Central Garrison will be in Sioux City, IA for Acme Comics Star Wars Mini-Con, in Cedar Rapids, IA for the HOPEwalk at Robbins Lake, and in Sioux Falls, SD for the Buddy Walk at Sertoma Park from 9:30 to 11:30 AM.
  • Central California Garrison will be in Fresno, CA for the Fresno Philharmonic Presents The Music of John Williams at the William Saroyan Theatre from 6:30 to 10:00 PM.
  • Connecticut Garrison will be in East Hartford, CT for The Green ‘Gala’xy at the Connecticut Science Center from 6:30 to 10:00 PM.
  • Garrison Carida will be in Pittsburgh, PA for the 2nd Annual Community Mutt Strut at Frick Park from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, in Rehoboth Beach, DE for the Eastern Shore Take Steps Walk for Crohn’s and Colitis at Rehoboth Beach Bandstand from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, in Lansdale, PA for the Powerhouse Putt Jr. from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM, in Chambersburg, PA for the Autism Awareness Fair from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM, in Ashley, PA for K-9 Against Crime at Ashley Fireman’s Hall from 2:30 to 5:30 PM, and in Harrisburg, PA for the Harrisburg City Islanders at FNB Field from 5:30 to 8:30 PM.
  • Garrison Titan will be in Renton, WA for Renton City Comicon from September 16 to 17th.
  • Georgia Garrison will be in Savannah, GA for the 1st Annual Toraya Jai Garvin CURE Childhood Cancer 5K at Oglethorpe Mall from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, in Loganville, GA for Abate GA District 5 American Legion 1st Annual Chili Cook-off from noon to 2:00 PM, and in Alpharetta, GA for Star Wars & More: The Music of John Williams at Verizon Amphitheatre from 7:00 to 10:00 PM.
  • Great Lakes Garrison will be in Clinton Township, MI for Families Exploring Down Syndrome Walk, in Grand Rapids, MI for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s, in Monroe, MI for Monroe Comic Con, and in Detroit, MI for Tiger’s Star Wars Night.
  • Japanese Garrison will be in Fukuo City for Yokota Base Japan-US Friendship Festival from September 16 to 17th.
  • Midwest Garrison will be in Wheaton, IL for the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office Safety Fair, and in Morton, IL for the Pumpkin Festival Parade.
  • New England Garrison will be in Somerville, MA for Ladies Con.
  • Northern Darkness Garrison will be in Plymouth, IN for the 4th Annual Autism Walk at Riverpark Square.
  • Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Secaucus, NJ for Heroes & Villains Fan Fest at Meadowlands Exposition Center from September 16 to 17th, and in Long Branch, NJ for the Autism Walk at Great Lawn from 10:00 AM to noon.
  • Old Line Garrison will be in Poolesville, MD for the National Drive Electric Week Poolesville Day at Poolesville Green from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, and in North East, MD for Paws in the Park at North East Community Park from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM.
  • Outer Rim Garrison will be in Nanaimo, BC for M-Con 2017 at the Vancouver Island Conference Center from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
  • Rancor Raiders Garrison will be in Memphis, TN for Memphis Comic Expo at the Agricenter from September 16 to 17th.
  • Redback Garrison will be in Hervey Bay for the graduation escort, at the Bribie Island State School Carnival and at Pine Rivers Dog Training Club Family Fun Day.
  • Southern California Garrison will be in Corona, CA for Star Wars Day at the Corona Library from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, and in Wilmington, CA for the Fall Into Literacy Children’s Book Festival at the Phinease Banning Museum from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
  • Spanish Garrison will be in Almeria for I Jornada de Videojuegos from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM, in Cuarte de Huerva, Zaragoza for Solidarity Days of Donation of Blood from 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM, in Tarragona for Marathon of Donation of Blood from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM, in Barcelona for International Alzheimer Day from noon to 7:00 PM, in Sevilla for XI Conference of Role and Table Games from 4:00 to 8:00 PM, in Alcoy, Alacant for Red Cross Food Collection from 5:00 to 8:00 PM, in Zaragoza for Zarapeluda 2017, and in Madrid for Freak Wars from September 16 to 17th.
  • Star Garrison will be at the Big Brothers Big Sisters 11th Annual Big Picnic at Flower Mound, in Rosenberg, TX for Fall Fun Fest, and at the Dallas Comic Show from September 16 to 17th.
  • Timberline Garrison will be in Indian Creek, ID for the Indian Creek Festival from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, and in Idaho Falls, ID for the Idaho Falls Senior Citzens Center Fundraiser from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
  • UK Garrison will be in Leeds for Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Awareness Month Street Collection at Leeds Marriott Hotel from 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM, in Northampton for FanZone Comic Con from September 16 to 17th, in Stockport for Family Fun Day at Hazel Grove High School from noon to 5:00 PM, and in Paignton for the White Rock Festival from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

September 17

  • 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Shawnee, KS for the Johnson County Park Palooza 2017 at Shawnee Mission Park Theatre from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
  • Badlands Garrison will be in Calgary, AB for the United Way Plane Pull.
  • Bast Alpha Garrison will be in Houma, LA for Terrebonne Comic Con.
  • Central Garrison will be in Papillion, NE for A SHARP Race Toward Brain Aneurysm Awareness at Werner Park.
  • Central California Garrison will be in Reno, NV for the 2017 Northern Nevada Heart and Stroke Walk/5K Run at Wingfield Park from 8:00 AM to 11:00 PM.
  • Garrison Carida will be in Pittsburgh, PA for the Pittsburgh Apraxia Walk from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, and in Fairless Hills, PA for Dog Days of Summer from 1:00 to 3:00 PM.
  • Garrison Titan will be in Seattle, WA for the MDA Puget Sound Muscle Walk at Jefferson Park from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM, and in Puyallup, WA for the Washington State Fair from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
  • Georgia Garrison will be in Johns Creek, GA for FashionSpeaks on the Creek at Johns Creek High School from 4:00 to 5:30 PM.
  • Golden Gate Garrison will be in Sunnyvale, CA for the Magic Bridge Playground Fundraiser at Fair Oaks Park from 1:00 to 5:00 PM.
  • Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in North Arlington, NJ for Get Health for Hope from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
  • Ohio Garrison will be in Parma, OH for the Pecpta 3rd Annual Touch a Truck at University Hospitals Parma Health Education Center from noon to 5:00 PM.
  • Old Line Garrison will be in Washington D.C. for Cure Fest for Childhood Cancer at the National Mall from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM, and in Annapolis, MD for the 9-11 Heroes Run at Navy Marine Corps Memorial Stadium from noon to 4:00 PM.
  • Southern California Garrison will be in San Fernando, CA for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
  • UK Garrison will be in Essex for Dollie-Raie’s Celebrity Fun Day at Clacton Football Club from noon to 4:00 PM, in St. Clears for Morgan’s Fight Fun Day at St. Clears Leisure Centre from 1:00 to 6:00 PM, in Ryde for the Relay for Life Isle of Wight at Smallbrook Stadium from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, and in Ashton-Under-Lyme for Tameside Hospital Community Open Day from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
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