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 13th 2019: –
Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion events around the world from August 7 to 13th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- Old Line Garrison will be in Severna Park, MD for the End of Summer Extravaganza at Severna Park Library from 2:00 to 4:00 PM.
- UK Garrison will be in Nottingham for Wollaton Hall Superhero Fun Day from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Kansas City, MO for the 2019 Back to School Fair at Synergy Services Youth Resiliency Center from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
- Connecticut Garrison will be in Uncasville, CT for Terrificon 2019 at the Mohegan Sun Convention Center from August 9 to 11th.
- Garrison Carida will be in Monroeville, PA for Steel City Con at the Monroeville Convention Center from August 9 to 11th, and in Lancaster, PA for Star Wars Night with the Lancaster Barnstormers from 6:00 to 10:00 PM.
- Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Fairfield, NJ for an event at Fairfield Public Library from 3:00 to 4:00 PM.
- Old Line Garrison will be in Aberdeen, MD for Star Wars Night with the Aberdeen Ironbirds at Leidos Field from 6:00 to 10:00 PM.
- Star Garrison will be in Irving, TX for Let’s Play Gaming Expo 2019.
- UK Garrison will be in Ruislip for Hillingdon Libraries Space Camp from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Wichita, KS for ICT Comic Con 4.0 at Century II Exhibition Hall from August 10 to 11th, in Kansas City, KS for Dotte Con at West Wyandotte Library from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and in Goddard, KS for Astrofest at Lake Afton Public Observatory from 7:00 to 10:30 PM.
- Austrian Garrison will be in Reisbach, Germany for The SciFi Narischen 17th Star Warrior and Fantasy Meeting at Bayernpark from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
- Central Garrison will be in Fargo, ND for Pride in the Park at Island Park from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, in Minneapolis, MN for The Phantom Menace Screening at The Parkway Theater from 5:45 to 7:00 PM, and in Rochester, MN for NerdinOut Con 2 at Graham Arena Fairgrounds from August 10 to 11th.
- Garrison Carida will be in Bethlehem, PA for KidsPeace Annual Yard Sale from 10:00 AM to noon.
- Garrison Excelsior will be in Schenectady, NY for Sci-Fi at MiSci.
- Garrison Titan will be in Renton, VA for the Monthly Meet & Greet at Round Table Pizza at 7:00 PM.
- Garrison Tyranus will be in Gloucester, VA for GCPL Comix Con at Gloucester County Public Library from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
- Great Lakes Garrison will be in Midland, MI for Star Wars Night with the Great Lakes Loons.
- Nordic Garrison will be in Trondheim for Torucon 2019 at Clarion Hotel & Congress from August 10 to 11th.
- Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Rahway, NJ for Jersey Shore Comic Book Show Rahcon at St. Thomas The Apostle Church from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, and in Flanders, NJ for an event at Mount Olive Public Library from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM.
- Northern Darkness Garrison will be in South Bend, IN for Star Wars Night with the South Bend Cubs from 6:00 to 9:00 PM.
- Old Line Garrison will be in Mount Airy, MD for Star Wars Celebration at Mount Airy Public Library from 1:00 to 2:30 PM.
- Southern California Garrison will be in Fawnskin, CA for Renaissance Faire Heroes and Villains Weekend from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM, in Los Angeles, CA for the Summer Reading Club: Lightsaber Crafting at Mar Vista Branch Los Angeles Public Library from 2:00 to 3:00 PM, in Culver City, CA for the Conquer the Overlook 5K from 6:00 to 8:00 PM, and in Downey, CA for Movie Night Under the Stars at Challenger Learning Center from 7:00 to 8:30 PM.
- Star Garrison will be in Lubbock, TX for the UMC Hospital Troop, and in Lewisville, TX for Dallas Comic Show’s Fantasy Festival from August 10 to 11th.
- UK Garrison will be in Bristol for the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta at Ashton Court Estate from August 10 to 11th, in Devizes for CaviFest 2019 at The Cavalier from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, in Derby for Convoy in the Park at Donington Park from August 10 to 11th, in Leicester for GlastonBlaby 2019 at Northfield Park from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM, in Oswestry for OzCon UK Film and Comic Con at Oswestry Leisure Centre from August 10 to 11th, in Paignton for Paignton Regatta at Paington Green from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and in Torquay for Walnut Road Community Street Party at Chelston Manor from 2:00 to 5:00 PM.
- Wisconsin Garrison will be in Algoma, WI for the Algoma Shanty Days Parade from noon to 2:00 PM.
- Alaskan Garrison will be in Anchorage, AK for the Alaska Center For Spiritual Living Annual Picnic.
- Central Garrison will be in Fargo, ND for the FM Pride Parade at Moorhead Center Mall from 2:00 to 3:00 PM.
- Central California Garrison will be in Modesto, CA for Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back at State Theatre at 2:00 PM.
- Japanese Garrison will be in Fukushima City, Fukushima Prefecture for the Relay For Life at Awara Gymnasium from August 11 to 12th, and in Yamamoto-cho, Miyagi Prefecture for Satoyama Live Koderan Summer Festival 2019 at Kodaira Rural Park.
- Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Wayne, NJ for the Princess Ball Fundraiser at Wayne PAL from 1:00 to 4:00 PM.
- Redback Garrison will be at Arundel Park for the Arundel Park Disabled Riding School Family Fun Open Day.
- UK Garrison will be in Ilkeston for Ilkeston Heritage & Classic Vehicle Show 2019 at The Old Police Station from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
- Alpine Garrison will be in Kaysville, UT for the Out of This World Back to School Night at Jefferson Academy from 5:00 to 7:00 PM.
- Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Bridgewater Township, NJ for Star Wars Night with the Somerset Patriots at TD Bank Ballpark at 7:05 PM.
- Timberline Garrison will be in Rexburg, ID for the Celebrate Youth Carnival at Porter Park from 1:30 to 6:00 PM.
- UK Garrison will be in Hull for Yorkshire Cancer Research Family Fun Day at Asda Stores Ltd. from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
Next Databurst…August 14th.
*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.