Happy Star Wars Day to all you Star Wars fans out there. The force is strong. May the 4th be with you! In celebration of the annual May the 4th celebrations, there will be a 3-day extravaganza over at the Gardens By The Bay from today until Saturday 6th May 2017 where you can catch Star Wars themed highlights at the festival. It's your chance to be transported to a galaxy far, far away...
SABERTREES - When dusk falls, the Supertrees will transform to glow in resemblance of lightsabers, the weapon of choice of the Jedi and Sith warriors.
GARDEN RHAPSODY: STAR WARS EDITION - Catch the Garden Rhapsody: STAR WARS Edition featuring a dazzling music and light composition set against the epic STAR WARS soundtrack.
STAR WARS AT-ST WALKER - Marvel at the iconic All-Terrain Scout Transport (AT-ST) - first introduced in Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back - standing guard at the Supertree Grove. A mainstay on-ground throughout the festival, this is your chance to get up close and personal with this towering replica.
SPECIAL APPEARANCES BY CHEWBACCA AND KYLO REN - Joining us all the way from a galaxy far, far away, Chewbacca, one of the heroes of the Rebellion, and Kylo Ren, dark warrior from the FIRST ORDER, will both be in town for the festival. Whichever side of the FORCE you are on, you will not want to miss out on the chance to take a photo with these two characters that are making their first ever appearance in Southeast Asia.
STAR WARS THEMED SILENT DISCO - Shut the world out with SILENT DISCO ASIA's STAR WARS themed experience and dance the night away. Participants of STAR WARS RUN SINGAPORE will enjoy priority entry to Silent Disco on 6 May (entry via race bib)
STAR WARS FAN ACTIVITIES - STAR WARS fans of Singapore will unite at the festival to bring you themed activities, demonstrations and exclusive exhibits of their vintage toy collections and fan art. Catch costumers from the various fan groups: The 501st Legion Singapore Garrison; Cathar Base Singapura - Rebel Legion and FightSaber; decked out in their screen accurate costumes for daily fan appearances. Take home commemorative photographs and unique fan art etc. All proceeds from these sales will go to The KKH Health Endowment Fund (KKHHEF).]
STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS (OUTDOOR MOVIE SCREENING) - STAR WARS under the stars! Huddle with friends and family for an outdoor movie screening of Star Wars: The Force Awakens! Thirty years after the defeat of the Empire, Luke Skywalker has vanished and a new threat has risen: The First Order, led by the mysterious Supreme Leader Snoke and his dark side enforcer, Kylo Ren. General Leia Organa’s military force, the Resistance — and unlikely heroes brought together by fate — are the galaxy’s only hope at thwarting a new reign of evil.
STAR WARS RUN SINGAPORE 2017 - For more information and to register for the run, please visit www.starwarsrun.sg. Registration ended on 17 April.
Star Wars Day - May The 4th Be With You Festival
Thu, 4 May 2017 - Sat. 6 May 2017
Time: 3pm - 11pm
Supertree Grove and The Meadow
Programmes are free unless indicated
Go to May The 4th Be With You Festival for more info.
Photo credit - Gardens By The Bay