Today, May 4th is Star Wars Day 2018; I’m including the fun celebrating at Heathrow Airport.
There is also an article over at Travel & Leisure with a recap of Heathrow Airport Departure Board.
And we wrap up with a Star Wars rubber stamp we can use with our letter writing.
Check out this fun article over at Travel & Leisure: Heathrow Airport Posted a Hilarious Departure Board Full of ‘Star Wars’ Jokes for May the Fourth
“Travelers in London can set a course for a galaxy far, far away on May 4.
In honor of Star Wars Day (May 4, which spawns the terrible pun, “may the fourth be with you”), Heathrow Airport in London posted some “special” new routes on its departure board.
Among the destinations includes Tattooine, Jakku, Endor and many other planets from the Star Wars galaxy.
The board itself is riddled with tons of in-jokes and references to the sci-fi franchise. While flights to Tattooine and Endor are on time, anyone who wishes to travel to Alderaan is out of luck. (For those who don’t already know, Alderaan was the planet destroyed by the Empire and Princess Leia’s homeworld.)…”
Star Wars May The Force Be With You Rubber Stamp at Etsy. The pricing at less than $9 (plus shipping) is a force to be reckoned with (pun intended).
- Postcard Book Star Wars Art: Ralph McQuarrie 1-14-2018
- PreOrdering Royal Mail 2017 40th Anniversary Star Wars Stamps 9-06-2017
- Star Wars (stationery & fountain pens) 12-18-2015
- Great Britain’s stamps to commemorate Star Wars & upcoming film 10-21-2015
- Our letters reflecting pop culture: May the Fourth be With You ! 5-04-2015
Thank you for joining me today for my whimsical Star Wars Day 2018 blog post. Even my usual closing signature reflects today’s theme! Join me tomorrow for my Saturday blog post.
May The Fourth Be With You!
P.S. For an extra treat click here, shows “…the Empire’s arrival at LHR…”
Star Wars Day 2018 Attribution & Thank you to the following who I am referencing
Heathrow Airport: images, excerpts from Twitter posts and RT (listing and links above)
Twitter posts as referencing above with image links
T&L article by ANDREA ROMANO MAY 04, 2018 (link above), excerpt
AnchoredScraps daily posts am listing above