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Things To Do on May the Fourth

Attention, all Star Wars lovers: May the Fourth is getting closer! Time to start planning your celebrations. For a quick list of ideas and things to do on May the Fourth, continue reading.

What does May 4th represent?

According to Wikipedia, Star Wars Day, May 4, celebrates George Lucas's Star Wars media franchise. The date was chosen for the pun on the catchphrase “May the Force be with you” as “May the Fourth be with you.”

When did May the fourth become a thing?

It is reported that the first May the Fourth celebration was held on May 4, 2011.

What to eat on May the 4th?

There are so many different delicious Star Wars-centered desserts and snacks out there for you to try. Not only can you decorate them to look like different characters, but you can even include action figures and more.

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With such endless and creative options, they’ll be tasty and get you in the spirit of celebrating this great day.

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These May the Fourth-themed snacks are fun for the whole family to enjoy!

Surrounded by all things Star Wars on this special day, these Darth Vader cupcakes will be the perfect centerpiece!

Star Wars Cupcakes with Printable Cupcake Toppers are a perfect treat for May the 4th or a Jedi birthday celebration.

These fun Wookie Cookies are perfect for a Star Wars-themed party or for the Star Wars fan in your house.

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No party is complete with these Free Printable Treat Tags for your Star Wars Party Favors.

Make this Storm Trooper White Chocolate Cocoa to enjoy while watching your favorite Star Wars movies.

And if you're looking for an adult beverage, check out this Baby Yoda cocktail.

How do people celebrate Star Wars Day?

This is completely up to you, your friends, and your family, but here are a few ideas to get you started.

Invite Your Friends Over To Celebrate

If your friends love Star Wars as much as you, getting together is the perfect way to celebrate. However, considering we live in the time of Covid-19, perhaps getting together with your friends should be done over Zoom or a similar service.

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Hang some decorations in the background, and have fun talking with your friends about Star Wars or watching one of the movies!

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Do Some Activities

This Toilet Paper Roll Grogu (Baby Yoda) Craft comes with a free printable template which makes it simple to recreate at home with preschoolers, kindergarten, and elementary children.

These R2D2 Craft For Kids are engaging and allow kids to create their own custom-colored droid.

Have a Movie Marathon

Dedicate your day to watching your favorite movies from the Star Wars series. If you have allotted time for the day and have nothing else to do, who knows how many of them you could watch in a day. What better way to celebrate than getting immersed in one of your favorite movie worlds?

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Netflix does not currently have any streaming options for Star Wars content. You can stream the complete library on Disney Plus.

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If you’re looking for different ways to celebrate this Star Wars dedicated day, hopefully, this list of a few things to do on May the Fourth provided some help. We hope that your day is full of your favorite movies and delicious treats!

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