18 Ways to Have the Best Star Wars Day

Posted on: April 8th, 2019 by

May the 4th be with you!

May 4th is Star Wars Day and not only do Star Wars movies entertain our kids but their stories also make the best for story time as well. So in honor of all things Star Wars we have this list of the Top 18 Ways to Celebrate Star Wars Day.


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    1. Check out a Star Wars book from your library or purchase books from the Star Wars Collection on Amazon.
    2. Visit a Star Wars Day event in New Jersey.
    3. Check out Hallmark’s site where you can send a FREE Star Wars e-card.
    4. Create your own Star Wars Yoda Ears.Star Wars
    5. Transform a piece of a paper into a Clone Trooper Mask.
    6. Convert a box and other items into a Star Wars Spaceship playset and Diorama or a Star Wars Cantina Restaurant Playset.
    7. Plan a Star Wars party.
    8. Download free Star Wars Origami light sabers.
    9. Make learning fun with these fun & educational Star Wars printables.
    10. Talk like Yoda all day. See who in your family can do it the longest.
    11. Host a Star Wars Movie marathon. Which one will be your favorite?
    12. Take advantage of FREE Comic Book Day to shop for a Star Wars comic.
    13. Print & color these free Star Wars Coloring pages.
    14. Feeling Crafty? Find out how to make a Chewbacca book mark, Princess Leia paper dolls, and even a tie fighter pinata here
    15. Hungry? The Stars Wars site also has plenty of Star Wars recipes to cook up with your kids. And Amazon has lots of Star Wars Bakeware.
    16. Check with your local lego store for special events and activities.
    17. Visit YouTube to watch a collection of Star Wars videos. This year you can find videos about LEGO Star Wars, Star Wars movies, and the new Star Wars: Galaxy Edge coming to the Disney parks.

  1. Visit the Star Wars site for special Star Wars events in major cities.


Bonus! Read our 10 Things to Do at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Walt Disney World

  • Get the details on things to do at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Walt Disney World when it opens for Summer 2019. Pictures and video included.
Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run

Inside Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run, Disney guests will take the controls in one of three unique and critical roles aboard the fastest ship in the galaxy when Star Wars: GalaxyÕs Edge opens May 31, 2019, at Disneyland Resort in California and Aug. 29, 2019, at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. (Disney Parks)

Now that we have you thinking, what ideas do you have to share?

How will you celebrate Star Wars Day?


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Photo Courtesy of Lucas Films

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Jennifer Auer is the hyperlocal mom blogger who runs Jersey Family Fun. From New Jersey, this mom of 3 boys just can’t sit still! Her husband likes to say she’s a work-at-home mom who never stays home. Jennifer started traveling as a child and hasn’t stopped since. Instead of letting her husband and boys slow her down, she brings them along! Did you know that boys behave better when they are out exploring? As her boys transition from tweens to teens there’s still so many places she wants to discover with them both across the U.S. and internationally. She has been a Jersey Girl for 20+ years, and a Jersey Mom for 8+ years and a New Jersey mom blogger for 10 years, although she'd much rather be referred to as an influencer or just by name. She has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a focus on Entrepreneurship from Bryant University in Rhode Island.

3 thoughts on “18 Ways to Have the Best Star Wars Day

  1. Amy Brooks says:

    I love, “talk like Yoda all day . . . see who can last the longest!” Hilarious!

  2. colleen kennedy says:

    Star Wars will never get old, already so many generations are BIG fans…Really cool! Thanks for all the fun ideas!

  3. lesa says:

    I love the Star Wars Ears idea! How fun! Thanks for putting this together! How awesome!

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