May Fourth is widely known as National Star Wars Day or better as “May the 4th Be With You” Day. This year May 4th falls on a Friday and Gainesville is celebrating in a few different ways!
Swamp Head Brewery is hosting their annual “May The 4th Beer With You” event from 4-10pm. For one night only they’ll feature brews such as Octovader Berliner Weisse w/ Raspberries and Pomegranate, Han Slo Mo Northeast-style IPA w/ Cryo Cascade, Equinox and Mosaic, Capybacca Sweet Brown Ale w/ Madagascar Vanilla Beans, and Boba Fox Northeast-style Double IPA w/ Cryo Amarillo, Simcoe and Citra. The Rib Bone BBQ Food Truck will also be on site. If you come dressed as your favorite Star Wars character and get a free ½ pour from the kegerator. Check out their website for more information!
The Florida Museum is also hosting a STEAM Wars on May 4th from 4-8pm. This event is for Star Wars fans and will mix cosplay and science for this fun holiday. For more information about this even click here.
If you can’t celebrate on the 4th but are still a Star Wars fan you can purchase tickets now to see SOLO which hits theaters May 25th, 2018. Head out to the new Celebration Pointe Regal Theatre to watch this movie in IMAX.