“May the 4th be with you” has evolved from just a funny pun to a hashtag and now a legit celebration festivity.
In celebration of May the 4th aka “Star Wars Day”, the Star Wars Malaysia Fan Club (SWMFC) is joining forces with Star Wars Malaysia Alliance (a collective of various “Star Wars” fan clubs) to organise a special event titled “Star Wars Day Malaysia 2016” (#SWDM2016), happening this weekend.
“The Star Wars fandom in Malaysia is one of the most passionate in the world. With the breadth and depth of activities that we’ve got planned for visitors, there’s a little bit of “Star Wars” for everyone that comes by!” said SWMFC President, Syed Rafie.
A massive food truck bonanza will held for the first time during this weekend’s “Star Wars Day Malaysia” event. Not only that, there will ample of photo opportunities with “Star Wars” characters including a life-sized BB-8. Families can also take part in colouring and cosplay contest as well as mini treasure hunts and trivia competitions.
The details for “Star Wars Day Malaysia 2016” are as follows:
- Venue: The School, Jaya One, Petaling Jaya
- Date: 30th April 2016 – 1st May 2016
- Time: 10am to 6.30pm
For more information, check out SWDM2016’s event page and May the Force (and Fourth) be with you!
Source: Cinema Online.