Databurst From the 501st

February 26, 2014 at 12:00 am | Posted in 501st, Charity, Conventions, Databurst From the 501st, Events, News, Star Wars, Star Wars News | Leave a comment

Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from February 26 through March 4th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.

February 27

  • Southern California Garrison will be in Thousand Oaks, CA for the Cub Scouts Blue & Gold Banquet.

February 28

  • 70th Explorers Garrison and Garrison 66 will be in Branson, MO for Visioncon 2014 at the Radisson Hotel from February 28-March 2nd. Guests will include Star Wars author Aaron Allston.
  • Badlands Garrison will be in Victoria, BC for GottaCon from February 28 to March 2nd.
  • Great Lakes Garrison will be in Southgate, MI for the Mega 80’s Bash, and in Warren, MI for the Great Lakes Comic-Con.
  • Ohio Garrison will be in Columbus, OH for the Arnold Classic Fencing event from 1:00 to 4:00 PM at the Columbus Convention Center.
  • Southern California Garrison will be in Los Angeles, CA for the MDA Muscle Walk in Griffith Park, and at the Highland Elementary School for Community Reads Day.

March 1

  • 70th Explorers Garrison will be in O’Fallon, MO for the Cheer fundraiser at O’Charley’s from 8:00 to 11:00 AM, in Collinsville, IL for Midwest Costume Academy at the Gateway Center from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and in Harrisonville, MO for a Children’s Mercy Hospital benefit.
  • Bast Alpha Garrison will be in New Orleans, LA for the Mardi Gras Krewe of Tucks Parade.
  • Bloodfin Garrison will be in Evansville, IN for the Riley Walk-A-Thon at the Eastland Mall from 9:00 to 11:00 AM.
  • Carolina Garrison will be in Myrtle Beach, SC for the FIRST Robotics Regional Competition from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM, and in Sumter, SC for Sumter Fan Con 2014 from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
  • Central Garrison will be in Des Moines, IA for Children and Families of Iowa Kidsfest from March 1-2nd.
  • Empire City Garrison will be in Long Island, NY for the Special Olympics Polar Plunge from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM.
  • Garrison Carida will be in Pittsburgh, PA for the Star Wars Spectacular at Bethel Park Library from 1:00 to 3:00 PM, and in Blue Bell, PA for Star Wars Day at the Wissahickon Valley Public Library from 1:00 to 3:00 PM.
  • German Garrison will be in Karlsruhe-Daxlanden for the Carnival.
  • Japanese Garrison will be in Sapporo, Jakkaido for the 16th Volunteer Greenbird Cleaning.
  • Midwest Garrison will be in Joliet, IL for the Joliet Historical Museum promo video.
  • Nordic Garrison will be in Malmö, Sweden for The Scandinavian Sci-Fi, Game & Film Convention from March 1-2nd.
  • Northern Darkness Garrison will be in Fort Wayne, IN for Star Wars Night with the Mad Ants.
  • Ohio Garrison will be in Columbus, OH for the Arnold Classic Fencing event from 10:00 AM to Noon and 2:00 to 4:00 PM at the Columbus Convention Center, in Huber Heights, OH for the Cub Scout Pack 57 Blue & Gold Banquet, and in Canton OH for the Canton Rotary Pancake Breakfast.
  • Old Line Garrison will be in Alexandria, VA for the Ballyshaner’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade from 12:30 to 2:30 PM.
  • Spanish Garrison will be in Oviedo, Asturias for CometCon 2014.
  • Timberline Garrison will be in Rexburg, ID for the 1st Annual Rexburg Fan Faire from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
  • UK Garrison will be in Manchester at the Legoland Discovery Centre from March 1-2nd, in Nottinghamshire for the Hammerhead Wargaming event.

March 2

  • Ohio Garrison will be in Columbus, OH for the Arnold Classic Fencing event from 10:00 AM to Noon and 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the Columbus Convention Center.
  • Redback Garrison will be in Toowoomba for Peak 2 Park.

March 4

  • German Garrison will be in Landstuhl for the Westricher Carnival Parade.

Next Databurst…March 5th.

*If you didn’t see the events listed for your garrison, send us an email at roqoodepot(at) and let us know. We’re glad to add any we missed. For more info on the 501st Legion, be sure to check out their official website.

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot. Shoot straight and troop on.

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