If you’re looking for a creative way to celebrate May the Fourth, we’ve got you covered. Here are our favorite ways to celebrate Star Wars Day:
May the Fourth Be With You Festival
This festival, which takes place in the same areas where the most recent movies were filmed, will welcome Star Wars enthusiasts from all over the world in celebration of Star Wars Day. According to Failteire, fans “can enjoy outdoor drive-in movie screenings, guided film location walks, children’s workshops, a special céilí for Star Wars fans (fancy dress encouraged!) and more, all set against the breath-taking backdrop of the west Kerry coast, which featured in the latest movie installation.”
Disneyland After Dark Star Wars Nite
Disneyland has schedule its second after-hours event in the new Disneyland After Dark series to coincide with Star Wars Day. On the evening of May 3, guests at this celebration will experience the new “March of the First Order,” for the first time and celebrate the return of Hyperspace Mountain!
The event will also feature:
“Exclusive after-hours access to Disneyland park, with mix-in access beginning at 6 p.m.
Special entertainment, including character encounters and more!
Themed décor and immersive Star Wars-themed photo opportunities.
Commemorative lanyard, event credential and complimentary PhotoPass photos during the event.
First opportunity to purchase limited-edition “May the 4th” merchandise.”
There has been so much demand for this event, Disney has added a second night, too.
Finally, if you missed you chance celebrate at the events on the day, you can schedule a Star Wars Cruise for 2019. The cruises are available for select dates on 7-Night Caribbean cruises from Port Canaveral. The cruises include encounters with Star Wars characters, Jedi training, Star Wars-themed shows, guest speakers, movie screenings and more. Prices start at $3500 per person.