The force will be strong during this 10-day long sci-fi festival
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Even after the three-day long Star Wars festival that took place in May, it seems fans just can’t get enough of this space opera franchise, probing for the sci-fi extravaganza to make its return.
From 1 to 10 September, the Star Wars: Experience the Force Singapore festival will be held along Orchard Road, where its streets will be abuzz with a flurry of exciting and immersive activities. The street festivities will lead up to an even more epic experience at Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC), held on the 9 & 10 September at Marina Bay Sands (tickets from $19). Fans will als obe a part of this global fan event, celebrating the merchandise release of the upcoming movie Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
So ready your lightsabers and beam blasters as we bring you five highlights to expect at this upcoming festival.
1. Check out the Millennium Falcon installation
The first-ever installation of the Millennium Falcon in Southeast Asia will be put on display at ION Orchard’s outdoor event space. An elaborate structure of a machinery and also a trusty steed for Han Solo and gang, the Millennium Falcon is something every Star Wars fan shouldn’t miss.