‘Star Wars’ Reads Day 2017: ‘Star Wars’ Quiz At Foyles

Star Wars Reads Day has returned for its 6th year and is running all the way through the month of April. As part of the activities, a pair of Star Wars quizzes are taking place on Saturday 29th April at Foyles on Charing Cross Road in London. Here are all the details.

Saturday 29th APRIL 2017, 10am – 9pm

An exclusive Star Wars books day at Foyles, Charing Cross Road as part of Disney’s Star Wars Reads month.

Now in its sixth year, Star Wars Reads, a celebration of Star Wars and reading, is returning with a month-long campaign throughout April. To celebrate Foyles are inviting Star Wars lovers big and small to join them for a day of activities, costuming and intergalactic fun. Events include a Star Wars children’s arts and craft event in the morning, a special appearance from official Disney Stormtroopers and a cosplay competition in the afternoon and a Star Wars Quiz for adults in the evening.

Star Wars Make and Do – 10am – 12 Noon

Bring the little ones along for a morning of creativity. Learn to draw R2-D2 with Lucasfilm illustrator and author of How to Speak WookieeJAKe. Colour in Darth Vader and make your own Star Wars character to take home with Star Wars Make & Do.

Cupcakes and squash for every child involved. Please arrive promptly at 10 am to ensure you don’t miss out on the fun.

Venue: The Auditorium at Foyles, Level 6, 107 Charing Cross Road

Tickets: £3 per child (for children age 3+. Supervising adults can come free)

For details and to book visit: http://www.foyles.co.uk/Public/Events/Detail.aspx?eventId=3271

Star Wars Quiz – 7pm – 9pm

Do you know your Dooku from your Windu? Do you know how many parsecs it takes to make the Kessel Run?

Test your Star Wars knowledge against the experts at our Star Wars Quiz, exclusive to Foyles. There will be lots of prizes to give away including books signed by the cast of Rogue One, a complete set of the Star Wars canon books, and plenty more.

Venue: The Auditorium at Foyles, Level 6, 107 Charing Cross Road

Tickets: £8 with complimentary drinks and snacks included (Under 18s to be accompanied by an adult)

For details and to book visit:http://www.foyles.co.uk/Public/Events/Detail.aspx?eventId=3325

Keep your eyes peeled for members of #TeamJediNews who will be at the event.

Mark Newbold
Former Daily Content Manager and Program Director for Jedi News and the podcast network. Co-host RADIO 1138 and Take Cover on the Jedi News Network.