Star Wars Celebration 2017

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April 13-16, 2017 – Orlando, Florida

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Here’s a 12-minute video highlighting the entire convention:

UPDATE: For additional content on Star Wars Celebration 2017, check out my post from May 25, 2017, 40 Years with Star Wars and the Videos page.

Transcribed from my Bullet Journal:

04/12/2017 – Wednesday

  • Car service to airport @ 4:45AM.
  • Flight from NY to FL @ 6:20AM.
  • I re-watched ROGUE ONE on my iPhone 7 Plus.
  • Arrival in Orlando, FL @ 9:05AM.
  • Disney’s Hollywood Studios – all afternoon
  • Lunch – 2:15PM @ the Sci-Fi Dine-In
  • Disney Springs
  • Dinner & Drinks @ The Hangar Bar

04/13/2017 – Thursday

  • Star Wars Celebration – Day One.
  • 40th Ann. panel w/George Lucas & Harrison Ford!
  • John Williams conducted 20-minutes of music.
  • Mark Hamill photo op @ 1:00PM
  • Dinner @ Toothsome / Universal City Walk

04/14/2017 – Friday

  • Star Wars Celebration – Day Two.
  • THE LAST JEDI panel.
  • Shopped in the exclusive Star Wars Celebration Store.
  • STAR WARS GALACTIC NIGHTS @ Hollywood Studios.

04/15/2017 – Saturday

  • Star Wars Celebration – Day Three.
  • Billy Dee Williams photo op @ 5:00PM.
  • 501st Showdown at the Cantina @ 8:00PM.
  • Weird Al put an amazing 1-hour concert.
  • Drinks and Dancing all night long.
  • We all got to bed by 3:00AM.

04/16/2017 – Easter Sunday

  • Star Wars Celebration – Day Four.
  • Woke up @ 8:00AM.
  • Had brunch at our hotel.
  • Mark Hamill appeared on stage in the exhibitor hall.
  • Returned to Disney Springs.
  • Had dinner @ The Hangar Bar. Again.

04/17/2017 – Monday

  • Shuttle to airport @ 10:20AM.
  • Flight back to New York @ 12:20PM.
  • Edited rough cut video of our entire trip.
  • Dinner at our favorite local taco joint.
  • Passed out.
  • The End.