Star Wars Day: May the 4th Be With You Festival

Star Wars Day: May the 4th Be With You Festival
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As part of ‘May the 4th’ celebrations and to mark the 40th anniversary since the release of Star Wars: A New Hope, a three-day extravaganza – STAR WARS DAY: MAY THE 4TH BE WITH YOU Festival will take place at the Supertree Grove, Gardens by the Bay from 4-6 May.

For the first time, the Supertree Grove will be transformed with distinctive ambience, themed activities, character appearances and a never-before immersive experience that transports you to a galaxy far, far away. The first STAR WARS extravaganza of such a scale in Singapore, this is a festival not to be missed in the week of May the 4th.

 

HIGHLIGHTS AT ‘STAR WARS DAY: MAY THE 4TH BE WITH YOU’

  1. Multi-sensory STAR WARS Light and Music Showcase

See the Saber Trees light-up, where the futuristic Supertrees will be transformed to glow in resemblance of lightsabers, the weapon of choice of the Jedi and Sith warriors.

Twice nightly at 7.45pm and 8.45pm, catch the Garden Rhapsody: STAR WARS Edition featuring a dazzling 15-min music and light composition. This multi-sensory treat, set against the epic STAR WARS soundtrack will take place over these three nights only, so don’t miss it.

To round off the night, hit the dance floor for some STAR WARS themed Silent Disco on May 5th and 6th.

 

  1. STAR WARS Character Appearances

Joining us all the way from a galaxy far, far away, one of the heroes of the Rebellion, Chewbacca or Chewie as he is known to his close friends and Kylo Ren, the 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.

Decked out in their own personalized custom made movie accurate costumes, catch the costume Fan Clubs, the 501st legion and Rebel Legion, as they celebrate the villains and heroes of the STAR WARS saga by bringing your favorite character to life.

 

  1. STAR WARS RUN Singapore 2017

As part of the festival, the inaugural STAR WARS RUN at The Meadow on May 6 aims to captivate both amateur and professional runners, as well as STAR WARS fans with fun experiences, themed around the brand’s memorable stories and out-of-this-world characters.

 

  1. 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 person with this towering replica.

 

HighlightsDate/ Time
Appearance by Chewbacca and Kylo RenMay 4th (at Supertree Grove)

6pm – 6.30pm

7pm – 7.30pm

9pm – 9.30pm

10pm – 10.30pm

 

May 5th (at Supertree Grove)

6pm – 6.30pm

7pm – 7.30pm

8pm – 8.30pm

9pm – 9.30pm

10pm – 10.30pm

 

May 6th (at Supertree Grove)

3pm – 3.30pm

4pm – 4.30pm

 

May 6th (at Meadow; access only for participants with run bibs)

9.30pm – 10pm (Chewbacca only)

10.30pm – 11pm (Chewbacca only)

10pm – 10.30pm (Kylo Ren only)

11pm – 11.30pm (Kylo Ren only)

SaberTrees 
Light-UpMay 4th – 6th

From 8pm till 12am

Garden Rhapsody: STAR WARS EditionMay 4th, 5th and 6th

7.45pm to 8pm

8.45pm to 9pm

Silent DiscoMay 5th and 6th

9pm to 11pm

 

 


Event Information

Star Wars Day: May the 4th Be With You Festival

Start date: 4/5/17 0:00
End date: 6/5/17 23:59

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