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 June 4th 2019: –
Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion events around the world from May 29 to June 4th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- Nordic Garrison will be at Skellefteå Kraft Arena for Nordsken from May 30 to June 1st.
- Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Vineland, NJ for Petway School Achievement Night from 5:30 to 6:30 PM.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Wichita, KS for Project: PopCON at Riverfest (Century II Convention Center) from May 31 to June 2nd.
- Alaskan Garrison will be in Anchorage, AK for The Arc of Anchorage Star Wars Dance from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
- Alpine Garrison will be in Lehi, UT for the Costco Children’s Miracle Network from 5:30 to 8:30 PM.
- Central California Garrison will be in Fresno, CA for Star Wars Night with the Fresno Grizzlies at Chukchansi Park from 5:00 to 9:30 PM.
- Ireland Garrison will be at Londis for the Pieta House Coffee Morning from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, and at the Antrim Primary School Summer Fair from 6:30 to 8:30 PM.
- Midsouth Garrison will be in Memphis, TN for Star Wars Night at AutoZone Park from 5:00 to 9:00 PM, in Nashville, TN for Star Wars Weekend with the Nashville Sounds at First Tennessee Park May 31 to June 1st, and in Chattanooga, TN for Dreamnight at the Chattanooga Zoo from 5:30 to 8:30 PM.
- Northern Darkness Garrison will be at the 3 2 1 Liftoff! Summer Reading Open House from 2:00 to 6:00 PM.
- Old Line Garrison will be in Hagerstown, MD for Star Wars Night with the Hagerstown Suns at Municipal Stadium from 6:00 to 10:00 PM.
- Redback Garrison will be at the Logan Hospital Bell Ringing Ceremony.
- Star Garrison will be in Lubbock, TX for the Children’s Miracle Network Telethon from May 31 to June 2nd.
- UK Garrison will be in Branton for Superhero Weekend at Yorkshire Wildlife Park from May 31 to June 1st, and in Cardiff for The Brunel Shield at Cardiff Athletic Club from 1:00 to 5:30 PM.
- Wisconsin Garrison will be in Milwaukee, WI for The Empire Strikes Back in Concert at Riverside Theater from May 31 to June 2nd.
- Alpine Garrison will be at the United Angels Foundation Walk from 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM, and in Roy, UT for Fancon at the Weber Library from noon to 3:00 PM.
- Austrian Garrison will be in Vienna, Austria for the Vienna Vikings Charity Bowl from 2:00 to 7:00 PM.
- Badlands Garrison will be in Calgary, AB for Family HEROES Celebration.
- Bast Alpha Garrison will be in New Orleans, LA for Librarypalooza on the East Bank and the West Bank.
- Central Garrison will be in Omaha, NE for the Omaha Public Library Summer Reading Program Kickoff, in Bellevue, NE for the Offutt Air and Space Show, in Omaha, NE for A Universe of Stories at Omaha Public Library Millard Branch, and in Cedar Falls, IA for Heart Walk: Cedar Valley 2019 at Mudd Advertising Campus.
- Central California Garrison will be in Tracy, CA for the Summer Reading Star Wars Party at the Tracy Branch Library from 11:00 AM to noon.
- Garrison Carida will be in Northampton, PA for Northampton Area Public Library Family Fun Day from 9:30 to 11:30 AM.
- Great Lakes Garrison will be in Harrison Township, MI for March For Babies St. Clair Metropark.
- Midsouth Garrison will be in Spring Hill, TN for the Summer Reading Kickoff event at Hill Public Library from 1:00 to 3:00 PM, and in Knoxville, TN for Marble City Con at the Knoxville Expo Center from June 1 to 2nd.
- Northern Darkness Garrison will be in Joliet, IL for Joliet Star Wars Day from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
- Old Line Garrison will be in Ellicott City, MD for Centennial Lane Elementary Spring Fair from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, and in Bowie, MD for Star Wars Night with the Bowie Baysox from 5:00 to 9:30 PM.
- Redback Garrison will be at the Scenic Rim Astronomy Association Star Party, at Magneticon Townsville, and in Toowoomba for Teddy Bear’s Picnic.
- Southern California Garrison will be in Long Beach, CA for the Wrigley River Run from 7:00 to 10:00 AM, and in Bakersfield, CA for the Ronald McDonald House Walk For Kids from 7:30 to 10:30 AM.
- Star Garrison will be in North Richland Hills, TX for Birdville Reads, in Fort Worth, TX for Family Fun Comic Expo, in Midland, TX for Safety in Mind, in Cypress, TX for Deaf Con at Lone Star College, in Carrollton, TX for C-Con, and in Dallas, TX for the Mayor’s Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration.
- Timberline Garrison will be in Pocatello, ID for the Summer Reading Kick Off Party at Marshall Public Library from 2:00 to 4:00 PM.
- UK Garrison will be in Longfield for American Speedfest at Brands Hatch Race Circuit from June 1 to 2nd, in Consett for the Consett Music Festival at Consett Association Football Club from June 1 to 2nd, in Newport for Let’s Rock Wales 2019 at Tredegar Park from 10:30 AM to 5:00 PM, inn Eastbourne for the Relay For Life at Eastbourne Sports Park from 12:30 to 4:30 PM, and in London for The Music of Zimmer vs. Williams at Royal Festival Hall from 2:30 to 5:00 PM and 9:00 to 11:30 PM.
- Wisconsin Garrison will be in Brown Deer, WI for the Brown Deer Eat & Greet on the Street from 4:00 to 6:00 PM.
- Alpine Garrison will be at the Utah Pride Parade from 9:00 AM to noon.
- Connecticut Garrison will be in West Hartford, CT for Reach For the Stars Pediatric Oncology Survivorship event from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
- Dewback Garrison will be in Albuquerque, NM for the NM Star Wars Costume Club Meet & Greet at North Domingo Baca Multigeneration Center from 2:00 to 4:00 PM.
- Garrison Carida will be in Philadelphia, PA for Take Steps Philadelphia from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM.
- Garrison Excelsior will be at the Albany Comic Con & Toy Show.
- Garrison Tyranus will be in Leesburg, VA for Loudoun Superhero 5K at The National from 7:30 to 10:30 AM, and in Fairfax, VA for Maker Faire NOVA at George Mason University from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
- Georgia Garrison will be in Alpharetta, GA for the 501st GA Garrison Meet & Greet at Main Event from 5:00 to 8:00 PM.
- Midsouth Garrison will be in Antioch, TN for YMCA Camp Widjiwagan at Turner Dining Lodge from 2:30 to 4:45 PM, and in Memphis, TN for Dream Night at the Zoo (Memphis Zoo) from 5:00 to 10:00 PM.
- Redback Garrison will be in Mackay for Give Me 5 For Kids Family Fun Day.
- Southern California Garrison will be in Silverado, CA for the 16th Annual TACA Picnic from noon to 3:00 PM.
- Star Garrison will be in Forney, TX for Neuk the Leuk Star Wars Dance Party & Fundraiser.
- UK Garrison will be in Ossett for Fighting Cancer Together at Ossett Town AFC from 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM, in Preston for Supercar Showtime 2019 at Hoghton Tower from 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM, in Branton for Superhero Weekend at Yorkshire Wildlife Park from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and in Manchester for The Best of John Williams at Bridgewater Hall from 5:00 to 7:00 PM.
- Central Garrison will be in West Fargo, ND for the Summer Reading Kickoff at West Fargo Public Library, and in St. Peter, MN for the Summer Reading Lift-Off at Saint Peter Public Library.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Derby, KS for Teen Tuesday: Star Wars Celebration at Derby Public Library from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.
- Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Tenafly, NJ for Tenefly Middle School STEM Night from 5:00 to 8:00 PM.
- Oklahoma Garrison will be in Collinsville, OK for the Summer Reading Program Kickoff Party at Collinsville Library from 5:30 to 7:30 PM.
- Star Garrison will be in Missouri City, TX for The 4th Awakens Star Wars Party.
Next Databurst…June 5th.
*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.