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Star Wars Day Photos

by on May 6, 2013

People all over the world celebrated May the 4th, aka Star Wars Day, by gathering, dressing up, and having impromptu lightsaber duels. Here are some photos from the various goings-on across the United States and beyond:

At Entertainment Weekly's CapeTown Fest @ LA's Egyptian Theater

At Entertainment Weekly’s CapeTown Fest @ LA’s Egyptian Theater

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At Disney's Hollywood Studios, Orlando, FL.

At Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Orlando, FL.

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DJ Lobot lays some phat beats. And guards Cloud City. He doesn't get a day off.

DJ Lobot lays some phat beats. And guards Cloud City. He doesn’t get a day off.

West Sacramento "May the Fourth Be With You" celebration

West Sacramento “May the Fourth Be With You” celebration

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Folks in New Zealand get their Jedi on.

Folks in New Zealand get their Jedi on.

Boston Red Sox celebrate the Star Wars.

Boston Red Sox celebrate the Star Wars.

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Even the President of the United States likes Star Wars.

Even the President of the United States likes Star Wars.

Continue the Star Wars spirit by registering for this year’s Course of the Force run benefiting Make-A-Wish. The relay goes from Marin County, CA, all the way down to San Diego during the week leading up to Comic-Con 2013. It’s for a good cause, and it’ll give you yet another excuse to wear your sneakers under your Jedi robes. Function AND comfort. Quarter-mile spaces are now available, so do not delay.