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 July 30th 2019: –
Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion events around the world from July 24 to 30th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- Alpine Garrison will be in Layton, UT for the Layton Light Parade from 9:00 to 10:30 PM.
- Danish Garrison will be in Hals for Hals Markedsdage at 10:00 AM.
- Great Lakes Garrison will be in East Lansing, MI for Star Wars Day at the Library from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
- Hungarian Garrison will be in Balatonlelle for Balatonlellei Vidampark from 6:00 to 10:00 PM.
- Midsouth Garrison will be in Kingsport, TN for the Summer Reading Program Finale Party at Kingsport Public Library from 10:00 to 11:15 AM.
- Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Howell Township, NJ for an event at the Howell Public Library from 7:00 to 8:30 PM.
- Alaskan Garrison will be in Palmer, AK for the Palmer Public Library Summer Reading Program, and in Anchorage, AK for the Ronald McDonald House visit.
- Central Garrison will be in Duluth, MN for Star Wars Night with the Duluth Huskies at Historic Wade Stadium.
- Great Lakes Garrison will be in Interlochen, MI for the Weird Al concert at Interlochen Center for the Arts.
- Nordic Garrison will be in Linköping for Närcon Sommar from July 25 to 27th.
- Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Brick, NJ for an event at the Brick Library from 6:30 to 7:30 PM.
- Star Garrison will be in Lubbock, TX for the Catfish Fry Benefiting the South Plains Food Bank.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Lawrence, KS for Star Wars Lock-In at Lawrence Public Library from 8:30 to 9:30 PM.
- Garrison Carida will be in Philadelphia, PA for Empire Strikes Back with the Philadelphia Orchestra from 6:00 to 7:45 PM.
- Great Lakes Garrison will be in Saginaw, MI for the Crush Cancer Con, and in Grand Rapids, MI for the Weird Al concert at DeVos Place.
- Midsouth Garrison will be in Lebanon, TN for AkaiCon at the Wilson County Expo Center from July 26 to 28th.
- Oklahoma Garrison will be in Stillwater, OK for the Summer Reading Program at Stillwater Library from 1:45 to 4:30 PM.
- Star Garrison will be in Frisco, TX for the FCA Band/Orchestra Camp.
- UK Garrison will be in London for the London Film and Comic Con at Olympia Exhibitions from July 26 to 28th.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Kansas City, MO for the Main Street Music Festival at Washington Square Park from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
- Garrison Carida will be in Mt. Holly Springs, PA for the Amelia Givin Library Summer Learning Program Closing Party from noon to 1:00 PM.
- Garrison Excelsior will be in Syracuse, NY for Star Wars Day with the Syracuse Mets, and in Troy, NY for Star Wars Night with the Tri-City ValleyCats at Joseph Bruno Stadium.
- Great Lakes Garrison will be in Traverse City, MI for Star Wars Night with the Traverse City Pit Spitters, in Dearborn, MI for Maker Faire Detroit, and in Grand Rapids, MI for Stroll for Epilepsy.
- Hungarian Garrison will be in Budapest for the Paso Concert in Budapest Park at 5:00 PM.
- Ireland Garrison will be in Belfast, Ireland for the Titanic Tattoo Convention at the Titanic Building from July 27 to 28th, and at Duboyne Castle for Aoibheanns Pink Tie Rainbow Day from noon to 3:00 PM.
- Northern Darkness Garrison will be in Chesterton, IN for WPL Comic Con from 10:00 AM to noon.
- Old Line Garrison will be in Cambridge, MD for Bowl for Kids Sake at Choptank Bowling Center from 1:00 to 3:00 PM, in Sykesville, MD for Intro to 501st at the Eldersburg Public Library from 1:00 to 3:00 PM, and in Bethesda, MD for APFED EosConnection Patient Conference at The Bethesdan Hotel from 7:00 to 10:00 PM.
- Redback Garrison will be in Townsville for FunFlight Townsville.
- Southern California Garrison will be in Santa Ana, CA for the Trans Parade at the LGBT Center on 4th from 1:30 to 4:30 PM.
- Star Garrison will be in El Paso, TX for Star Wars Reading Day, in Mesquite, TX for the Texas Hunters Convention, in Arlington, TX for the Galactic Swag Expo, and in Lubbock, TX for Casas for CASA 2019.
- UK Garrison will be in Bognor Regis for the 100th Anniversary Hospital Summer Fete from 1:00 to 4:00 PM, in Southampton for the CLIC Sargent Fundraising Weekend at H Samuel’s from noon to 4:00 PM, in Cardiff for the Cardiff International Tattoo Convention at Mercure Holland House Hotel from July 27 to 28th, in Melksham for CLIC Sargent Family Fun Day at Bowerhill Village Hall from noon to 4:00 PM, in Daventry for the Cummins 100 Year Celebration Open Day from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, in Droitwich for the Droitwich Fire Station Open Day at the Hereford & Worcester Fire & Rescue Service Training Centre from noon to 4:00 PM, in Sandown for Festival of Heroes at Brading Roman Villa from July 27 to 28th, in Manchester for MCM Comic Con at Manchester Central Convention Complex from July 27 to 28th, in Peterborough for Salvation Army Shop Fun Day from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM, and in North Berwick for Scotland’s National Airshow 2019 at the National Museum of Flight from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
- Wisconsin Garrison will be in Green Bay, WI for the LEGO Builders event at Bay Beach Amusement Park at 1:00 PM.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Kansas City, MO for Make a Child Smile Fundraiser at Worth Harley Davidson from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
- Central Garrison will be in Minneapolis, MN for the Return of the Jedi screening at The Parkway Theater.
- Japanese Garrison will be in Kitakata City, Fukushima Prefecture for the Festival of the River at Hibashigawa Ryokuchi Park from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
- Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Toms River, NJ for the Jersey Shore Comic Book Show at Toms River Elks Club from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
- UK Garrison will be in Essex for Ben Quatermaine Memorial Day at The Rush Green Bowl from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, and in Coventry for the Last Chance Ferret Rescue Family Funday at Coventry Memorial Park from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
- Wisconsin Garrison will be in Slinger, WI for Destination Dino Liam Annual Park Benefit at Slinger Community Park.
- Great Lakes Garrison will be in Zeeland, MI for Howard Miller Library “Out of this World” with Star Wars.
- Star Garrison will be in Lubbock, TX for the Panhandle Plains Summer Robotics Conference.
- UK Garrison will be in Northwich for the Summer Reading Challenge Star Wars Meet and Greet at Northwich Library from 1:00 to 2:00 PM.
Next Databurst…July 31st.
*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.