Thursday, September 6, 2012
The weekend of August 23- 26, 2012 thousands of Star Wars fans both young and old traveled to Orlando, Florida to be part of "a Galaxy far, far away" at Celebration VI.
|The crowd waits to enter.|
Entire families spent their vacation doing what they loved most, being a part of the Star Wars Universe. Most wore elaborate costumes with life sized props to release their inner Geek and to celebrate their inner child of fantasy and wonder.
|Russo Family having a great day in costume.|
There were non-stop activities for the whole family that thrilled and delighted everyone whether uber life-long Star Warsian to the newest fan.
|Shoot a Trooper Nerf Guns of all sizes to raise money for charity.|
|Next generation of Star Wars Fans|
|Most impressive Wookie turnout.|
|Great Star Wars themed merchandise for fans to take home.|
|Jabba's Throne room|
|Miniature reenactments of movie scenes.|
|Roxy the Rancor made her debut appearance commissioned by fans this 700-pound, 17-foot-long creation was painstakingly sculpted from nearly 2,000 cubic feet of expanded polystyrene foam.|
|Amazing life sized props and sets for photo ops were big hits with all of the fans.|
|Beautiful fan girls pose with Jabba|
|Droid races with real working R2 units of all styles and variations.|
Make A Wish Foundation held a charity auction through the AS YOU WISH HELMET PROJECT raising over $135,000. Some of the amazing Helmets
|Ingenious variations on Clone and Fett Helmets to raise money for the Make A Wish Foundation raised over $135,000.|