Event Name: SPECIAL Star Wars Parade
When: September 1st, 2007
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Where: Parade Grounds
Kewanee, IL
General Information: The Central Garrison has been invited by the Rebel Legion and Midwest Garrison to participate in the annual Kewanee Labor Day weekend parade on Saturday, September 1st. Rebel Legion member Old Ben Kenobi is organizing this ONE TIME ONLY special Parade entry to commemorate the 30th anniversary of STAR WARS . The parade will include a full size R2D2 and yoda on a truck float .....and will have costumed Star Wars characters walking behind. A 501st Legion Member from the Chicago area will be portraying Darth Vader. The event organizer will be portraying Old Ben Kenobi . Darth Maul , palpatine , Jawas , Luke Skywalker , and hopefully a few Tk''s will complete the lineup.
Event Coordinator: TK- - J M
Garrison Attendees:
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