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 May 21st 2019: –
Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion events around the world from May 15 to 21st. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- Central California Garrison will be in Reno, NV for Desert Regional Institute’s “May Science Be With You” Open House from 4:00 to 8:00 PM.
- Hungarian Garrison will be in Pecs for Kepregenyfesztival at Tudaskozpont from 3:00 to 8:00 PM.
- Japanese Garrison will be in Sapporo City for the Greenbird Volunteer Cleanup.
- Atlantic Garrison will be in Moncton, NB for East Coast Comic Expo from May 17 to 18th.
- Central Garrison will be in Lakeville, MN for Sci Fi Day at JFK Elementary School, and in St. Paul, MN for Star Wars Night with the St. Paul Saints at CHS Field.
- Central California Garrison will be in Stockton, CA for Star Wars Night with the UOP Tigers at Klein Family Field at 5:00 PM.
- Garrison Excelsior will be in Buffalo, NY for Nickel City Con at Buffalo Niagara Convention Center from May 17 to 19th.
- Garrison Tyranus will be in Centreville, VA for Deer Park Elementary Block Party from 3:30 to 8:00 PM.
- Nordic Garrison will be in Trondheim for the 17th of May Parade.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in St. Louis, MO for CF Great Strides Walk STL at Carondelet Park from 9:00 to 10:30 AM, in Hutchinson, KS for Space Out Saturday at Cosmosphere from 9:15 AM to 1:30 PM, in Merriam, KS for Turkey Creek Festival at Antioch Park from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, and in Wichita, KS for Campaign Against Cancer X-Wing Tournament at Hero Complex from 4:15 to 7:30 PM.
- Alpine Garrison will be at the Gateway Plaza for Great Strides for Cystic Fibrosis from 9:00 AM to noon, in Brigham City, UT for the Relay For Life at Pioneer Park from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM, in Salt Lake City, UT for the MDA Muscle Walk at Utah Olympic Oval from 9:00 AM to noon, in Lehi, UT for Costco Children’s Miracle Network from 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM, and in Sandy, UT for the ASSP Member & Family Picnic at Bicentennial Park from 5:00 to 7:00 PM.
- Central Garrison will be in Minneapolis, MN for the Twin Cities Heart Walk at Target Field, in St. Paul, MN for MCBA Spring Con at the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand, in Woodbury, MN for Project My Neighborhood Nerf Event at HealthEast Sports Center, and in Vermillion, SD for SD Special Olympics Summer Games.
- Central California Garrison will be in Yuba City, CA for the 3rd Annual YS Walk-N-Roll from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, in Madera, CA for the Annual Kobe Garcia St. Baldrick’s Event at Valley Children’s Hospital from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM, and in Stockton, CA for Star Wars Night with the Stockton Ports at Banner Island Ballpark at 5:30 PM.
- Connecticut Garrison will be in Stratford, CT for the Stratford EMS Annual Open House from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
- Danish Garrison will be in Aalborg, Denmark for Børnekarneval at Kildeparken from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
- Diamond Garrison will be in Little Rock, AR for Curesma Walk-N-Roll at The Crossing at Angel Court from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
- Dutch Garrison will be in Eindhoven for Brabants Strip Spektakel at Indoor Sportcentrum Zuid from noon to 3:00 PM.
- Garrison Carida will be in Mechanicsburg, PA for SimCon from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and in Swarthmore, PA for Swarthmore Public Library’s 90th Anniversary Celebration from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM.
- Garrison Tyranus will be in Richmond, VA for Autism Society of CVA 5K & Family Fun Day at Stony Point Fashion Park from 8:00 to 11:00 AM, in Tazewell, VA for Tazewell Comic Con at Tazewell County Public Library from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, and in Ashburn, VA for the Campaign Against Cancer at Huzzah Hobbies from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
- Ireland Garrison will be at Tullamore Library for Tullamore Library Comic Con from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
- Japanese Garrison will be in Shimoda City for the 80th Kurofune Festival from May 18 to 19th, and in Ehime Prefecture for Ehimesan Story Artist in Factory from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
- Midsouth Garrison will be in Smyrna, TN for Smyrna Kid’s Safety Day at Smyrna Outdoor Adventure from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM, and in Knoxville, TN for Star Wars Day at the Knoxville Zoo from 10:00 AM to 2:12 PM.
- Nordic Garrison will be in Raisio for PiiPoo LEGO Troop from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
- Oklahoma Garrison will be in Tulsa, OK for One-Man Star Wars Trilogy at Tulsa Performing Arts Center from 6:00 to 10:00 PM, and in Oklahoma City, OK for Geek Con at RJN Downtown Library from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM.
- Polish Garrison will be in Grudziadz for Noc Muzeow.
- Redback Garrison will be at the Relay For Life Sunshine Coast.
- Southern California Garrison will be in Thousand Oaks, CA for May Mayhem 3 on 3 Youth Basketball Tournament at Borchard Community Park at 9:00 AM, in Yorba Linda, CA for Star Wars Day at Yorba Linda Public Library at 10:00 AM, in Hesperia, CA for We Foster Care! Community Resource Fair from noon to 2:00 PM, and in Woodland Hills, CA for Night of the Arts at Woodlake Avenue Elementary.
- Star Garrison will be in Heartland, TX for the Heartland Great Star Wars Campout, in El Paso, TX for Kids to Parks Day, at the Hamilton Middle School Spring Thing, in Mesquite, TX for Read, Play, Talk at the Planetarium, in Houston, TX for Houston First Responder Muster and Walk Life MADD 5K, and at the Sky Dancer Paranormal UFO Conference from May 18 to 19th.
- Timberline Garrison will be in Idaho Falls, ID for the Children’s Tumor Foundation End NF Walk at Russ Freeman Park from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM.
- UK Garrison will be in Glasgow for Big Glasgow Comic Page Loch Lomond Comic Con at Loch Lomond Shores from May 18 to 19th, in Canterbury for Busters Big Bash at Dane John Gardens from 9:45 AM to 12:30 PM, in Maidenhead for Let’s Rock the Moor 2019 at Marsh Meadow from 10:30 AM to 5:00 PM, in Abingdon for Millets Farm Family Funday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, in Romford for Mitchell’s Miracles Fundraiser at Sainsburys Supermarkets from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, in St. Austel for Party in the Park at Poltair Park from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, in Rickmansworth for Rickmansworth Festival at The Aquadrome from May 18 to 19th, in Stockton-On-Tees for Sedgefield Mediaeval Fayre at Ceddesfeld Hall and Park and Village Green from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM, in Bolton for Stars & Cars Celebration at Middlebrook Retail Park from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, and in Haywards Heath for Transforming Tomorrow at Orchards Shopping Centre from 10:30 AM to 3:00 PM.
- Wisconsin Garrison will be in Pewaukee, WI for Superhero Stomp at Pewaukee High from 9:00 AM to noon.
- Central Garrison will be in St. Paul, MN for St. Paul Great Strides at the State Capitol.
- Cloud City Garrison will be in Albany, OR for the Star Wars Oregon Meet & Greet at Ciddici’s Pizza South Side at 2:00 PM.
- Japanese Garrison will be in Yokohama City for Petit But Shiya Ko School 9th Community Festival in Tozuka, and in Yamagata Prefecture for the 41st National White Azalea Marathon at White Azalea Park.
- Old Line Garrison will be in Joppa, MD for APFED’s HOPE on the Horizon Walk at Mariner Point Park from 8:30 AM to noon, in Bel Air, MD for the Cystic Fibrosis Walk at Heavenly Waters Tollgate Park from 8:30 to 11:00 AM, in Dundalk, MD for New Recruit Orientation Day at North Point Library from 1:00 to 4:30 PM.
- Southern California Garrison will be in Pasadena, CA for 626 Golden Streets: Mission-to-Mission at Pasadena City Hall at 10:00 AM, in Lancaster, CA for Costco’s Annual Children’s Miracle Network Fundraiser at 10:00 AM, and in Yucaipa, CA for the Mega Pet Adoption Event from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
- UK Garrison will be in Wokingham for Dubs at the Park VW Show at Easthampstead Park Conference Centre from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and in Sheffield for Weston Park Fayre at Weston Park Museum from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
- Wisconsin Garrison will be in Milwaukee, WI for Great Strides Milwaukee at O’Donnell Park from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
- UK Garrison will be in Southampton for The Music of Zimmer vs. Williams at Mayflower Theatre from 10:30 to 11:30 PM.
- Alpine Garrison will be at Character Con from 4:00 to 8:00 PM.
- Japanese Garrison will be in Kabukicho for the Greenbird Volunteer Cleanup.
Next Databurst…May 22nd.
*If you didn’t see the events listed for your garrison, send us an email at roqoodepot(at)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.