From Celebration III News at StarWars.com - Some of the events scheduled for CIII are listed below. A full schedule of all events at Celebration III can be viewed at Celebration III Schedule:
Star Wars Saga Archive Display
Wander past treasures from the galaxy far, far away, from A New Hope to Revenge of the Sith. At Celebration III you'll see some of the artistry that set the stage for Episode III. You'll also stroll down memory lane, reliving some of your favorite scenes from the Saga past. View models, costumes, props, and more from throughout the Star Wars years. Darth Maul's lightsaber will be the ONE item you do not want to miss! Availabe for viewing during regular convention hours in the Wabash One Ballroom.
Star Wars Saga Films at CIII
All five of the released movies of the Star Wars Saga will be shown for Star Wars fans to enjoy - along with FREE popcorn! All movies will be shown in the 500 Ballroom at the Convention Center.
||A New Hope
||The Empire Strikes Back
|Return of the Jedi
||The Phantom Menace
|Attack of the Clones
Catch a Star at Celebration III!
Numerous celebrities from all five Star Wars films are scheduled to appear at the convention including Ray Park (Darth Maul), David Prowse (Darth Vader), Jeremy Bulloch (Boba Fett), Daniel Logan (Young Boba Fett) and several of the Imperial Officers from ESB and ROTJ. For a complete listing of expected celebrities and information on autographs visit the Star Wars Celebration Site and C2 Ventures. You can pre-order your coupons through PayPal.
There's a Whole Galaxy for You at Celebration III!
Shop the Celebration III store for exclusive merchandise you will not be able to buy anywhere else, at any other time. Collectors, you'll find what you're looking for at Celebration II, including a special Star Wars action figure that will not be made available anywhere again. Attend entertaining and informative panels on the many sides of collecting, and check out displays of the newest toys and collectibles.
StarWars.com Shop will also be there at Celebration III. Tsuneo Sanda will be there Friday April 22 from 2:00 to 4:00 to showcase some of his Star Wars artworks. Other artists and specials will be available at the StarWarsShop booth during show hours.
The thrill of victory. The agony of the armor. Stormtroopers from the 501st Legion will compete in the center of the Fan Fair Hall on Thursday April 21 starting at 3:00 PM. No one should miss the regional 501st Garrisons competing in these Imperial Olympics Decathlon Events: Minute-Man Trooper, Ewok Toss, Biker Scout Slalom, TIE Pilot Aviation Challenge, These Aren't the Droids You're Looking For, Death Star Gunner Heavy Artillery Shooting, Snowtrooper Hoth Defense, AT-AT Driver Stomp, Bounty Hunter Gauntlet Shoot, and Sith Lord Combat Challenge.
Star Wars Tattoo Competition:
If only Darth Maul himself could enter this one? Perhaps then we could see if the full-body treatment looks as good as we think it does! This competition takes place on Sunday April 24 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM in the 500 Ballroom.
See the DMEB-2 Page for more information about what we have planned for Celebration III. Currently, we have only the get-together dinner planned for Friday late afternoon.