Archive for the ‘Conventions’ Category

C2E2 2017 BB-8 Make & Take

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

Chicago Force ran the BB-8 Make & Take on Sunday at C2E2. Over 70 kids showed up to the Family HQ to make their own paper BB-8. Here are some pictures.

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

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WizardWorld Panel 2016

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

Here are some video highlights from our panel at WizardWorld Chicago. We had a great time, thanks for everyone that came out.

Wizard World Chicago Panel

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Chicago Force will be hosting a panel at this year’s Wizard World! Come join us in room 4 on Friday August 19 at 1 pm for our panel on How to Run Your Own Star Wars Academy.

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C2E2 Shananigans

Sunday, March 20th, 2016

C2E2 2016 was another great time. A lot of time was spent meeting up with old friends, making new ones, shopping, admiring costumes, and of course, pizza. Here’s some of the Star Wars fun we saw and had.

Pop Culture then Pizza!

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

What’s the best way to unwind after C2E2? With some pizza of course!

Couldn’t go? Well the best way to pick you up is with pizza!

Join us at seven o’clock at the Lou Malnatti’s at 805 S State Street to decompress and tell us about your day.

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Joliet Star Wars Day 2015

Sunday, June 7th, 2015

Chicago Force attended the Joliet Public Library’s Star Wars Day 6 on Saturday June 6th. The events included a parade and a lot of costumed characters.

Celebration Anaheim Day One

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Celebration Anaheim Day Zero

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Chicago Force arrived the day before the convention would start. Here’s some of the sights on day zero.

C2E2 2014 Day 2

Saturday, April 26th, 2014

Today was a big day.  Not only would it be our first panel, covering Kenobi by John Jackson Miller, but it would also be when we held our raffle to benefit the Cystic Fibrous Foundation.

Before all the fun, a few of us went on a scavenger hunt

Before all the fun, a few of us went on a scavenger hunt

Max Rebo in the House!

Max Rebo in the House!

The Rancor Keeper (a.k.a. Gamorrean Guard) joins Max

The Rancor Keeper (a.k.a. Gamorrean Guard) joins Max

In grand book club tradition, someone is finishing the book that day

In grand book club tradition, someone is finishing the book that day

Guarding the laptop while it charges

Guarding the laptop while it charges

"Goodnight moon..."

“Goodnight moon…”

Our moderator

Our moderator

The Panel

The Panel

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And of course, we held the raffle!  We collected more than $250!

Da Prize!

Da Prize!

Da Other Raffle

Da Other Raffle

Here are some pictures of the winners:

The BIG winner

The BIG winner

 

Yoda's going home

Yoda’s going home

Winner, Winner, Vader Dinner

Winner, Winner, Vader Dinner