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.