Star Wars fans unite today–May 4th–in honor of Star Wars Day. Here are some local events paying homage to the Star Wars franchise.
1Celebrate Star Wars at Academy Park
Celebrate 40 years of the galactic empire at the Williamson County Enrichment Center at Academy Park. Dress up as your favorite character for a night of inter-galactic fun. Along with a screening of the 1977 classic, test your memory with a movie trivia contest and meet characters from the classic. Bring the kids along for family fun, including crafts, a pizza dinner and prizes!
Pre-registration is required. The event is $8 per person, and includes dinner, games and the movie. Children should be accompanied by parents. Registration is now available at www.wcparksandrec.com (activity #11800). For more information call Erin Williams at (615) 786-0200, ext. 2417. Learn more here.
Where: Williamson County Enrichment Center at Academy Park, 110 Everbright Ave, Franklin
When: Friday, May 4 7pm
22nd Annual Lawn Chair Movie Night
The Southbound Group invites you to their 2nd Annual Lawn Chair Movie Night at their Franklin VILLAGE office! They’ll be showing “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” and the movie will begin at sunset. They will provide snacks and drinks, you provide the chairs (or blankets). All are welcome!! This is a free event. Please RSVP to [email protected] Learn more here.
Where: The Southbound Group, 202 Church St, Franklin
When: Friday, May 4 6:30p-9:30p
3Rubiks Groove “Star Wars” Show
Rubiks Groove’s Tribute to STAR WARS- “THE LAST GROOVI”- features the 80s & 90s songs you know & love with a typical, offbeat Rubiks Groove thematic spin on the epic “Star Wars” franchise! Learn more here.
Where: 3rd and Lindsley, 818 3rd Ave S, Nashville
When: Friday, May 4 8p-11p
4Community Film Discussion
Come watch Star Wars IV: A New Hope and discuss it afterward. Learn more here.
Where: Cornerstone Presbyterian Church, 136 3rd Ave S, Franklin
When: Friday, May 4 7:30p-10p
5Homeland Title Hosts Star Wars Celebration at The Factory
Princess Laura & Jon Solo of Homeland Title invites you to Celebrate Star Wars Day with Team Homeland at The Factory at Franklin. The event includes intergalactic movies, food, drinks and photo booth fun. Star Wars themed costumes are encouraged but not required.
Prizes will be given for best costumes. Learn more here.
Where: Courtyard at The Factory at Franklin, 230 Franklin Rd, Franklin
When: Friday, May 4p- 7p
6Nashville Circus Center May the Fourth Be With You Showcase
Nashville Circus Center/ Expression City hosts an Adult Circus and Aerial Showcase featuring students of all levels and skills.
Tickets are $10! Purchase your ticket here.
Where: 1724a General George Patton Dr, Brentwood
When: Friday, May 4 7p-8:30p