Today saw the two most prominent aspects of Star Wars Celebration Chicago 2019 fully fleshed out as the convention draws closer and closer. Earlier Hayden Christensen wrapped up the attending guest list and now we have the full slate of panels that will be taking place throughout the 5-day event.
Ready to devise your Star Wars Celebration Chicago strategy? StarWars.com proudly presents the full Celebration Chicago schedule for the Celebration, Galaxy, and Twin Suns stages, featuring panels, discussions, and more. It has all the intel you need to ensure that your Celebration experience will be long remembered. (To see what’s happening on the Fan, Podcast, and other stages, head over to StarWarsCelebration.com.)
We’ve highlighted a few panels below that had not been announced before today, specifically those that pertain to Star Wars collecting/publishing. These are only a few of the wide assortment of panels that are scheduled for Celebration (don’t forget about the new panel reservation & lottery system), so pull up a chair and start planning your daily events now!
Twin Suns Stage – Friday, April 12
Star Wars Collectibles Update with Lucasfilm’s Brian Merten
3:00PM – 4:00PM
The things we collect and bring into our lives really do show our affinity for the story we love.
Come celebrate with us and find out what’s happening first hand with your favorite Star Wars collectibles. We’ll chat about Prop Replicas, statues and more, probably with a surprise or two along the way.
Star Wars Hasbro
4:45PM – 5:45PM
Join members of the Hasbro team from a galaxy far, far away as they discuss the popular Hasbro Star Wars product line. Attendees will get an in-depth look at Hasbro’s latest action figure offerings & more. No, this is not a trap!
Lucasfilm Publishing Panel
6:30PM – 7:30PM
Join some of the biggest and best Star Wars authors to discuss new and upcoming stories set in a galaxy far, far away. Plus, get exclusive sneak peeks and announcements into the future of Star Wars publishing. Featuring Jeffrey Brown, Zorida Cordova, Delilah Dawson, Claudia Gray, Justina Ireland, E.K. Johnston, Cavan Scott, Timothy Zahn, and more! Moderated by Lucasfilm’s Michael Siglain