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 through to August 14th 2018: –

Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion events around the world from August 8 to 14th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.

August 8

  • Great Lakes Garrison will be in Sparta, MI for the Sparta Rotary Dinner Fundraiser/Concert in the Park.
  • Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Jackson, NJ at the Jackson Library from 7:00 to 8:30 PM.
  • UK Garrison will be in Nottingham for Superhero Funday at Wollaton Hall from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

August 9

  • Garrison Tyranus will be in Richmond, VA for Charterhouse School Carnival Day from 9:00 AM to noon, and in McLean, VA for Fun Bot Lab Open House at Saint Luke School from 5:00 to 6:00 PM.
  • Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Somerville, NJ for the Outdoor Screening of The Force Awakens at Artisanal Tattoo from 7:15 to 8:30 PM.

August 10

  • Alaska Garrison will be in Fairbanks, AK for the Tanana Valley State Fair “May the Force Be With You” from 2:00 to 6:00 PM.
  • Central Garrison will be in Bellevue, NE for the Rehearsal Air Show at Offutt Air Force Base.
  • Garrison Carida will be in Monroeville, PA for Steel City Con from August 10 to 12th.
  • Garrison Tyranus will be in Roanoke, VA for Movies in the Market from 5:30 to 8:00 PM.
  • Midwest Garrison will be in Schaumburg, IL for Star Wars Night & Post Game Fireworks at Schaumburg Boombers from 6:30 to 9:30 PM.
  • Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Hammonton, NJ for National Night Out at Hammonton Highschool from 6:00 to 9:00 PM.
  • Star Garrison will be in El Paso, TX for the San Lorenzo Fiesta 2018 from August 10 to 12th.

August 11

  • 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Salina, KS for the Back to School Blast at Rolling Hills Zoo from 7:30 AM to 12:30 PM.
  • Central Garrison will be in Omaha, NE for the Omaha Public Schools Back to School Bash, in Iowa for the IC Public Library Mini Comic Con, and in Bellevue, NE for the Defenders of Freedom Air Show 2018 at Offutt Air Force Base.
  • Cloud City Garrison will be in Milwaukie, OR for Movies in the Park from 7:45 to 8:45 PM.
  • Florida Garrison will be in Clermont, FL for Star Wars Day at Cagan Crossings Library from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, and in Miami, FL for Multiverse Corps. Comics 1 Year Anniversary from 10:30 AM to 6:30 PM.
  • Garrison Carida will be in Bethlehem, PA for KidsPeace Annual Community Yard Sale from 10:00 AM to noon.
  • Garrison Tyranus will be in Gloucester, VA for Gloucester County Public Library Comic Con from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, and in Salem, VA for Salem Red Sox Star Wars Night at Lewis Gale Field from 4:00 to 11:00 PM.
  • Midwest Garrison will be in Peoria, IL for Ignite Peoria 2018 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
  • Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Rahway, NJ for RAH-CON at St. Thomas the Apostle Church from 10:00 AM the 4:00 PM.
  • Outer Rim Garrison will be in Penticton, BC for the Peachfest Parade from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
  • Star Garrison will be in McKinney, TX for the Big Grand Opening Shindig.
  • Starkiller Garrison will be in Brockway, PA for Family Day at Taylor Memorial Park from 11:00 AM to noon.
  • UK Garrison will be in Gravesend for the Ellenor Summertine Fair from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, in Newport for Geekfest at Newport Leisure Centre from August 11 to 12th, in Rotherham for the Dragon Boat Race from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, in Glasgow for the Showmasters’ Glasgow Film & Comic Con 2018 from August 11 to 12th, UK Garrison will be in Milton Keynes for the UK LED Sabre Open Tournament at Old Stratford Community Centre from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, and in Wakefield for Wilton Park Summer Fun Day from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

August 12

  • Florida Garrison will be in Sunrise, FL for Sunrise Comic Con from noon to 7:00 PM.
  • Garrison Carida will be in White Haven, PA for the White Haven Center Family Picnic from 1:00 to 2:00 PM.
  • Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Parlin, NJ for Old Bridge Cougars Family Fun Day from 1:00 to 5:00 PM.
  • UK Garrison will be in Barry for the Barry RFC Fundraiser at Barry Rugby Club from 1:30 to 4:30 PM, in Ilkeston for the Ilkeston Heritage & Classic Vehicle Show at The Old Police Station from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, and in Wokingham for the Ollie Young Foundation Summer Fun Day at Cantley Park from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

August 13

  • Garrison Tyranus will be in Harrisonburg, VA for Rockingham County Fair from August 13 to 18th.

Next Databurst…August 15th.

*If you didn’t see the events listed for your garrison, send us an email at roqoodepot(at)gmail.com and let us know. We’re glad to add any we missed. For more info on the 501st Legion, be sure to check out their official website.

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