Databurst From the 501stAugust 26, 2015 at 12:01 am | Posted in 501st, Charity, Conventions, Databurst From the 501st, Events, Star Wars | Leave a comment
Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from August 26 to September 1st. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- UK Garrison will be in Penzance for Children’s Day at Lands End Gift Shop from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
- Japanese Garrison will be in Niigata Prefecture at Shibata Station for the Castle Town Shibata Festival Parade.
- Midwest Garrison will be in Oak Lawn, IL for the Bugs Pals troop at Advocate Children’s Hospital.
- Mountain Garrison will be in Denver, CO for BrickFest at the Denver Mart Pavilion Builder from August 28 to 30th.
- Southern California Garrison will be in Ventura, CA for Ventura Comic Con from 4:00 to 9:00 PM at the Ventura County Fairgrounds, in Reseda, CA for the St. Jude Fundraiser at Chili’s from 7:30 to 10:00 PM, in Anaheim, CA for Anime California Con.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Bridgeton, MO for Gateway Geekfest at the Machinist’s Hall from August 29 to 30, in Kansas City, KS for the KC Cares for Kids Walk at the Livestrong Arena from 7:30 to 11:00 AM, in St. Charles, MO for the CFO 2nd Annual Kids Fun Fest at the Cottleville Fire Protection District, and in St. Louis, MO for the Children’s Tumor Foundation NF Walk at Clydesdale Park from 8:30 to 11:00 AM.
- Alpine Garrison will be in Salt Lake City, UT for the 5th Annual NF Walk from 8:00 to 11:00 AM, and in Farmington, UT for the Sierra Cares Autism Carnival from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
- Austrian Garrison will be at the Children’s Festival on Kumplgut from 3:00 to 9:00 PM.
- Badlands Garrison will be in Calgary, AB for the Calgary Race for Pace.
- Central California Garrison will be in Clovis, CA for Rock N Shop from 1:00 to 4:00 PM at Sierra Vista Mall, and in Chico, CA for Chico-Con from 9:30 AM to 7:00 PM.
- Dutch Garrison will be in Veldhoven for Bengelpop 2015.
- Empire City Garrison will be in Valley Stream, NY for a Star Wars event at the Henry Waldinger Memorial Library from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
- Garrison Carida will be in Monroeville, PA for the Star Wars Day Summer Reading event from 1:00 to 4:00 PM.
- Great Lakes Garrison will be in Sterling Heights, MI for Star Wars Day at the Sterling Heights Public Library.
- Midwest Garrison will be in Lemont, IL for the KCS Memorial Fundraiser, and in Joliet, IL for Family Fun Fest.
- Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Parsippany, NJ for ToyCon NJ and in Sea Isle City, NJ for the Sea Isle Library Comic Con from 1:00 to 3:00 PM.
- Northern Darkness Garrison will be in Fort Wayne, IN for the Walk Out of Darkness at Headwaters Park West from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
- Ohio Garrison will be in Cincinnati, OH for the Cincinnati Maker Faire from August 29 to 30th.
- Old Line Garrison will be in Bethesda, MD for MWR Con at the Naval Support Activity Bethesda Bowling Center from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
- Redback Garrison will be at Sugar City Con 2015, the Warrigal Road State School Fete, the Family and Friends Rivermount College event, and Logan Library ImagineExpo.
- Southern California Garrison will be in Camarillo, CA for the Fred Robinson 2nd Class Car Show from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Freedom Park, and in Bakersfield, CA for the Baby and Child Expo from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM at Rabobank Arena.
- Southern Dewback Garrison will be at Kidsflix at Mt. Barker Cinema in Australia.
- Star Garrison will be in Galveston, TX for the Galveston Battle of the Badges.
- Timberline Garrison will be in Boise, ID for the Library Comic Con from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
- UK Garrison will be in Glouchester for the Classic and Retro Festival at the Conservative Club from August 29 to 30th, in Yeovil for an Entertainer promotion, in Redruth for Geekfest Cornwall from August 29 to 31st, and in Leeds for Royal Armouries Leeds Sci-Fi event from August 29 to 31st.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in St. Louis, MO for Dystance4Dystonia at the St. Louis Zoo from 8:00 to 11:00 AM.
- Carolina Garrison will be in Waynesville, NC for the FUMC Back to School BASH from 4:00 to 7:00 PM.
- Central California Garrison will be in Hanford, CA for the “Be Your Own Hero” 5K Walk/Run event from 8:00 to 11:00 AM at Downtown Hanford Civic Park.
- German Garrison will be in Essen for the Children Trike Ride event.
- Japanese Garrison will be in Sapporo City for the 2015 Hokkaido Marathon finish celebration.
- Redback Garrison will be at Bridge to Brisbane 2015, the St. Francis Xavier School Fete, the St. Dympna’s Primary School Fete, and the Sunshine Coast Marathon & Community Run Festival.
- UK Garrison will be in Tonbridge for Cruising For Charity at Hop Farm Country Park from Noon to 6:00 PM, in Rainham for the Kian’s Fundraising event at Silver Hall Club from 2:00 to 6:00 PM, in Hull for the Hull Motor Show at East Park Pavilion from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and in York for York Comic Con.
- Central Garrison will be in Fargo, ND for the All Nokomis Picnic at Lindenwood Park.
Next Databurst…September 2nd.
*If you didn’t see the events listed for your garrison, send us an email at roqoodepot(at)gmail.com 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.