Our friend Tom of the 501st Legion Garrison Excelsior sent over the following press release detailing an upcoming Star Wars Night and Jersery Auction as well as some other Star Wars-related baseball events in the New York area.
Star Wars Night & Jersey Auction June 18th- with the Rochester Red Wings
Jun 05, 2011 – The Force Is Strong in this Baseball game! Come join The Galactic Empire and the Rebel Alliance on a great night of Family Fun. Saturday, June 18- 7:05 pm Rochester Red Wings vs. Indianapolis (Pirates) Star Wars Night and Jersey Auction...ESL Federal Credit Union Post-game Fireworks...Cap Giveaway (1st 2,000 fans), presented by Segar & Sciortino, Attorneys at Law...Star Wars Night and Jersey Auction...Boy Scout Sleepover...Hillside Family of Agencies Pre-Game Autograph Booth.
Young & old, will enjoy meeting various Star Wars Characters who will be available for photographs & autographs. Make sure to stop by the 501st Garrison Excelsior table where we will be offering various Star Wars related items to help raise funds. Charity of the evening will be posted at our table that evening.
Also, The Red Wings will be wearing special Star Wars jerseys. Jerseys will be raffled off for charity following the game.
Along with The 501st Legion's Garrison Excelsior in all of their Storm Trooper glory, Rebels from the Rebel Legion Echo Base will be joining in on the fun.
Garrison Excelsior will also be attending Star Wars Baseball Nights with…
Buffalo Bisons on June 11 in Buffalo, NY Tri-City ValleyCats July 16th in Troy, NY Batavia Muckdogs August 13 in Batavia, NY
Make sure you're a part of these Fun Force filled evenings!
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The 501st Legion is a worldwide Star Wars costuming organization comprised of and operated by Star Wars fans. While it is not sponsored by Lucasfilm Ltd., it is Lucasfilm's preferred Imperial costuming group.