Here is the latest from Rancho Obi-Wan
Return of the Gala! will be held June 12-13, 2020. Friday, the 12th, will be reserved for wine tasting featuring wines from Skywalker Vineyards. Saturday the 13th, enjoy the long summer day with a barbeque, games, auctions and fun!
This year’s 2019 Fundraiser takes a different turn with an online auction of original art and other items. More information coming this fall. Hint: DS-1.
Star Wars Day at the Park
Come see us at the San Francisco Giants Star Wars Day at the Park, Sunday, September 15, 2019. We will have a small exhibit of helmets at the VIP Experience in Triples Alley that starts at 10:35am. Those attending the VIP event get 3 Giants Star Wars collector’s items! Special tickets are required.
Introducing Deep Dive Tours
This fall we will host a series of themed in-depth experiences here at Rancho Obi-Wan. See things rarely shown in an intimate, relaxed atmosphere. Tickets go on sale August 7,2019.
Saturday, August 31st, 4pm – Comic Books with Brian Christensen
Brian is owner of Brian’s Comics in Petaluma and was a nominee for the 2019 Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award. We will pull a load of significant comics from the secret stash for discussion.
Saturday, September 28th, 4pm – Posters with Pete Vilmur
Pete is co-author of The Star Wars Poster Book and has spent years meticulously researching the history of vintage posters. We will take a look at some of the more interesting, rare, beautiful, silly and bizarre posters from the depths of the flat files.
Saturday, October 12th, 4pm – LEGO® with Marc Morita and Caleb Raff
Marc is one of our resident docents, and an expert on all things LEGO. Caleb owns the Brick Hutt in Rohnert Park. We will talk about the history and impact of LEGO on Star Wars collecting, view some MOCs (my own creations), and the rarer items from the vault.
Saturday, November 2nd, 4pm – Vintage Kenner with Dwayne Smith and Marc Huber
Dwayne is one of our resident docents, and an expert on vintage Kenner. Marc Huber is an expert on POTF coins. We will rummage behind the racks for vintage goodies from around the world including action figures, vehicles, and Micro Collection.
Saturday, TBD, 4pm – Trading Cards with Rich Smolen
Rich is owner of Rich’s Cards, and has been a trading card enthusiast for much of his life. We will break out uncut sheets and binders and take a look at old and new series’, sketch cards, international editions, rarities and more.
Here’s what you can expect to experience on each tour:
Happy 75th Birthday To Steve Sansweet
Rancho Obi-Wan Goes Virtual
Rancho Obi-Wan: The Death Star Auction
Anakin And Obi-Wan Reunite At ACE Comic Con Northeast
Obi-Wan Series Writer Talks About Upcoming Disney+ Series
Save Up To 70% Off Star Wars At Entertainment Earth
Star Wars Roll Out : BB-8 And The Jungle Adventure - Chapter 1
Star Wars Roll Out Teaser
A New Hope Obi-Wan Vs. Vader Lightsaber Fight Reimagined Final Cut
Star Wars: Return Of The Obi-Wan Rumor
The Rancho Obi-Wan Experience At Celebration Chicago
Obi-Wan Comes To Battlefront II, Star Wars Galaxy Of Adventures Revealed And More!
Rancho Obi-Wan On abc News
Rancho Obi-Wan: Revenge Of The Gala Announced
A New Rumor Suggests Obi-Wan Kenobi Could Appear In Episode IX
Possible Obi-Wan Kenobi Star Wars Film Details Emerge
Rumor Has It That The Obi-Wan Story Is In Pre-Production
The Legacy of Obi-Wan and Darth Maul Chapter V: Brothers in the Force
The Legacy Of Obi-Wan And Darth Maul Chapter IV: A Death Blow
The Legacy Of Obi-Wan And Darth Maul Chapter III: The Hunt Continues
The Legacy Of Obi-Wan And Darth Maul Chapter II: Back From The Dead
The Legacy Of Obi-Wan And Darth Maul Chapter I: A Remarkable Debut
7/5 - William Hootkins
7/8 - Graeme Blundell
7/9 - Jimmy Smits
7/11 - Greg Grunberg
7/12 - Ben Burtt
7/13 - Harrison Ford
7/13 - Star Wars Celebration Europe (2007)
7/14 - Kristy Wright
7/15 - Forrest Whitaker
7/15 - Celia Imrie
7/15 - Star Wars Celebration Europe (2016)