Celebrating Star Wars Day in Western New York

Celebrating Star Wars Day in Western New York
Posted at 2:51 AM, May 04, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-04 09:30:41-04

Thursday, May 4th is National Star Wars Day ("May the Fourth be with you . . ." get it?) and some Western New York businesses and organizations are coming up with fun ways to celebrate.

Here's a breakdown of where you can go this Star Wars Day:

Paula's Donuts is featuring some cute donut versions of your favorite Star Wars characters.

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Buffalo Cake Pops is doing the same, but in the form of cake! Their designs also feature Chewbacca and C3PO.

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Dinosaur BBQ is offering the chance to test your trivia knowledge at Star Wars Trivia night. The event starts at 8 p.m. at the restaurant on Franklin Street in Buffalo. Registration is required, you can register here.

The Richmond Memorial Library in Batavia is hosting a Star Wars celebration for kids in grades K-5 at 6 p.m. in the children's room of the library. Activities include Jedi training, a costume contest, crafts, and more. Call (585) 343-9550 to register.

Sweet Jenny's in Williamsville is offering up Star Wars chocolates.

Make the best of your kids' love of Star Wars by getting them excited about space in general. The Ferguson Planetarium's public programs resume on May 20.

Be a part of a Buffalo tradition with the Buffalo Bisons' Star Wars Night coming up next month, on June 3rd. For the night's tenth anniversary, the ballpark plans to welcome Jabba the Hutt.

Online, the official Star Wars website features a list of deals if you're looking to splurge on some memorabilia.