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These are the best May the Fourth events happening around the city today

By David Goldberg

There's been an awakening in the force...can you feel it? If not, no worries: today is May 4th, also known as May the Fourth—Star Wars day. If you're down to celebrate the cosmic order of the Jedi, double-ended lightsabers and the immortal legacy of Carrie Fisher, here are some dope events going down today:

Star Wars Episode VII: the Force Awakens at Syndicated Brooklyn: 6:30 and 9:30pm, $4. Buy tickets here

Star Wars Episode VII: the Force Awakens at Rockefeller Park in Battery Park City: 7pm, free. Learn more here

Star Wars Episode VII: the Force Awakens (7:30pm) and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (10pm) at Gemini & Scorpio Loft, $10. Learn more here

Star Wars Day Trivia at Stone Creek Bar & Lounge: 8–9:30pm, free. Learn more here

Match Game "May the Fourth Be With You" edition at Sidewalk NYC: 8–10pm, free. Learn more here

Entirely From Memory presents Star Wars: A New New Hope at Peoples Improv Theater: 8pm, $10. Buy tickets here

Laugh it Up Astoria–May the Fourth Be With You! at QED: 9–10:30pm, $8. Learn more here

Star Wars: the Farce Awakens at Peoples Improv Theater: 9:30pm, $15. Get tickets here

If you can't make it tonight...
Tickets are now on sale for the New York Philharmonic Star Wars Film Concert Series, starting in September. Buy tickets here


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