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 18th 2019: –
Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion events around the world from June 12 to 18th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- Alpine Garrison will be in Heber City, UT for the Wasatch Special Needs Fundraiser at the concert in the park and farmers market from 4:30 to 8:30 PM.
- Central California Garrison will be in West Sacramento, CA for Star Wars Night with the Sacramento River Cats at Raley Field from 5:00 to 9:00 PM.
- Southern California Garrison will be in Los Angeles, CA for May the Force Be With Our Summer Readers from 3:45 to 5:00 PM.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Wichita, KS for the Star Wars Father’s Day Library Program at McConnell AFB Ball Room from 5:15 to 8:00 PM.
- Alpine Garrison will be at the Bountiful Rotary Club’s Coats for Kids event from 7:00 to 9:00 PM.
- Central California Garrison will be in Stockton, CA for Friends of the Fox Classic Movies Presents: Star Wars: A New Hope at the Bob Hope Theatre from 1:00 to 5:00 PM.
- Dune Sea Garrison will be in Phoenix, AZ for the Star Wars screening of A New Hope at The MonOrchid from 6:00 to 7:00 PM.
- Garrison Excelsior will be in Rochester, NY for Star Wars Night with the Red Wings at Frontier Field.
- Great Lakes Garrison will be in Byron Center, MI for the West Michigan Chalk Art Festival.
- Ireland Garrison will be in Londis for Eat For Joy at Pieta House from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
- Southern California Garrison will be in Lancaster, CA for Star Wars Weekend at Lancaster Jethawks Stadium from 5:15 to 9:30 PM.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Kansas City, MO for the KC Heart & Stroke Walk/5K Run at the Power & Light District from 7:00 to 9:00 AM, and in Kansas City, MO for the Kansas City Promise Walk for Preeclampsia Awareness from 9:00 AM to noon.
- Alpine Garrison will be in Daybreak, UT for Millie’s Princess Run from 7:30 AM to noon, and at Avalon West from 2:00 to 5:00 PM.
- Central Garrison will be in Sioux Falls, SD for Extra Life at St. Michael Parish, in St. Louis Park, MN for the St. Louis Parktacular Grand Day Parade, in Waterloo, IA for Star Wars Night with the Waterloo Bucks at Riverfront Stadium, and in New Virginia, IA for the New Virginia Public Library Summer Reading Program.
- Central California Garrison will be in Modesto, CA for Star Wars Night with the Modesto Nuts from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
- Connecticut Garrison will be in Middleton, CT for the 2019 Middleton Pride Parade.
- Dune Sea Garrison will be in Phoenix, AZ for the Star Wars screening of The Empire Strikes Back at The MonOrchid from 5:00 to 6:00 PM.
- Garrison Carida will be in Atglen, PA for Atglen Public Library Universe of Stories from 10:00 AM to noon, and in Bellfonte, PA for the Bellefonte Cruise from 1:00 to 4:00 PM.
- Garrison Tyranus will be in Goochland, VA for the Relay For Life at Central High School Cultural and Educational Complex from 2:00 to 11:30 PM.
- Great Lakes Garrison will be in Midland, MI for the Midland County Relay For Life, in Lansing, MI for Star Wars Night with the Lansing Lugnuts, and in Adrian, MI for the Summer Reading Program.
- Hungarian Garrison will be in Tokol for Loerok Ejszakaja 2019.
- Ireland Garrison will be in Delamont Country Park for Paws in the Park Doggy Fun Day, and in Belfast for the Belcycle Festival from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
- Japanese Garrison will be in Koto Ward, Tokyo for the 10th Moisture Farm Association General Assembly Booth Exhibition.
- Midsouth Garrison will be in Clarksville, TN for the Governors Square Mall Fathers Day Event from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
- Nordic Garrison will be in Jessheim Torg for Jessheim Barnefestival from noon to 4:00 PM.
- Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Lakewood, NJ for Hollywoof Fundraiser at First Energy Park from 2:00 to 7:00 PM, and in North Bergen, NJ for North Bergen Library Comic Con from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
- Old Line Garrison will be in Washington D.C. for Take Steps Walk at Yards Park from 10:00 AM to noon, and in Washington D.C. for Star Wars Day with the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park from 1:00 to 6:00 PM.
- Polish Garrison will be in Szamotuly for Dzien Dziecka.
- Southern California Garrison will be in Tehachapi, CA for Tehachapi Library Comic Celebration from 1:00 to 4:00 PM, and in Lancaster, CA for Star Wars Weekend at Lancaster Jethawks Stadium from 4:45 to 9:00 PM.
- Star Garrison will be in Arlington, TX for ArlingCon, in Highland Village, TX for I Am Your Father’s Day, and in El Paso, TX for Summer Reading Day.
- UK Garrison will be in Prudhoe for An Evening with Ian Whyte at Fuse Media Centre Cinema from 7:00 to 11:00 PM, in Bishopton for Bishopton Fun Day at Bishopton Sports & Social Club from noon to 4:00 PM, in Caerphilly for Caerphilly Comic Con at St. Cenydd Leisure Centre from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, in Exeter for Devon Comic Con and Gaming Festival at The Matford Centre from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, in Dalkeith for Let’s Rock Scottland 2019 at Dalkeith Country Park from 10:30 AM to 5:00 PM, and in Southend-on-Sea for Sci-Fi at the Royals at The Royals Shopping Centre from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
- Wisconsin Garrison will be in Eau Claire, WI for Eau Claire Express Star Wars Night from 5:00 to 8:00 PM.
- Dune Sea Garrison will be in Phoenix, AZ for the Star Wars screening of Return of the Jedi at The MonOrchid from 2:00 to 3:00 PM.
- Garrison Carida will be in Philadelphia, PA for the Make-A-Wish for Wishes at Lincoln Financial Field from 8:00 AM to noon, and in Tamaque, PA for Summer Fest from noon to 3:00 PM.
- Japanese Garrison will be in Niigata Prefecture for the Fujitsukahama Kaigan Cleaning.
- Redback Garrison will be at the Kurwongbah State School Fete.
- UK Garrison will be in Cheltenham for Prescott Bike Festival at the Bugatti Owners Club from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM, in Doncaster for the Ronald McDonald House Summer Charity Fundraiser from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, and in Peterborough for Day of Photography at Thorpe Hall Hospice from 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM.
- Japanese Garrison will be in Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo for the Greenbird Cleaning Activity.
- Northern Darkness Garrison will be in La Porte, IN for the La Porte County Public Library Summer Reading Program from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
- Star Garrison will be in Dallas, TX for TX Scottish Rite Hospital for Children: Child Life Playroom.
- Oklahoma Garrison will be in Wynnewood, OK for the Wynnewood Library Summer Reading event from 1:00 to 3:30 PM.
Next Databurst…June 19th.
*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.