Inside: Want to make May the 4th special for your kids, but you’re just not sure how? Find the perfect ideas for your family with this guide to over 100 ways to celebrate National Star Wars Day!
The time will soon be upon us…
The day when people everywhere look each other in the eye and say one thing:
May the fourth be with you.
Okay, okay, maybe National Star Wars Day is not that dramatic or popular.
In fact, I’ve never had anyone outside my family say this to me, but we’ll certainly be greeting each other this way on May 4th.
If you’re one of the geeky few who will be joining us in the celebration of National Star Wars Day on May 4th, then you’ll love this massive collection of ideas that will help you celebrate this fun day.
Read on below to discover all the different ways you can incorporate Star Wars fun into your family’s celebration of Star Wars Day!
47 Ways To Say May The 4th Be With You
I’ve broken down all the cool Star Wars ideas into three categories: Star Wars food, Star Wars printables, and Star Wars crafts and activities. Scroll down to find exactly what you’re looking for!
Star Wars Crafts & Activities
How cute is this popsicle stick Baby Yoda craft? If you’ve got mini popsicle sticks at home, you must try this fun craft!
With just a few supplies, your kids can make this menacing Death Star paper plate craft.
Make this cute baby Yoda card craft for someone special!
You can never have too much Yoda, right? Right! So, this May 4th, let your child make this cute Yoda headband craft.
Do an easy and fun art project with this kids when you make this watercolor droid paper craft.
Switch out your kiddo’s normal lunch bag for this DIY stormtrooper paper bag.
All those toilet paper rolls will go to good use when you make this recycled Yoda craft!
Have some reluctant hand washers in your household? Maybe this DIY Star Wars shaped soap, this Han Solo frozen in carbonite soap, or this Millenium Falcon soap will help them stay at the sink a few seconds longer.
R2D2 fans will love this easy droid paper craft that comes with a free printable template!
These lightsaber sensory bottles are mesmerizing for kids (and adults) of any age.
This Death Star pinata takes celebrating Star Wars Day to a whole new level!
Reading will be made more fun when your child uses these DIY lightsaber reading pointers.
Encourage quiet time and imaginative play when you create this Star Wars play dough kit.
This DIY Darth Vader ornament is not only good for Christmas but with a small modification would also make a cool backpack pull too!
If you’re really planning ahead, you can make this Death Star & Stormtrooper bowling set for kids.
Make these fun Porg paper chains with just a few supplies lying around at home. See it in action below:
Free Star Wars Printables
Decorate the house with these Star Wars party printables before your kids wake up to surprise them and set the tone for the day.
Have bookmarks in a flash with these Star Wars bookmark printables.
Get a few moments of quiet time while your children are doing these free printable Star Wars I Spy games.
If you have little ones, they’ll love this Star Wars inspired preschool pack.
Wrap a mini chocolate bar for a sweet surprise with these mini Hershey’s candy bar wrappers.
Wrap your child’s drink in this free printable Yoda soda label.
Even though these Star Wars cards are intended for Valentine’s Day, they’d actually work perfectly as lunch box notes too!
Challenge the kids to a Star Wars creative writing contest and use these Star Wars notebook printables.
Add a little extra something to their cupcakes with these free printable Star Wars cupcake toppers.
If your family wants to play some Star Wars games, download this Star Wars Minute To Win It activity pack.
Star Wars Food Ideas
Start the morning off right with these easy and cute BB-8 pancakes.
Do your kids want a little after-school snack? Try on of these Star Wars themed snacks that include Death Star cheese, grape lightsabers or Chewbacca crispy cakes.
Get some girl power in for the day with these Princess Leia cupcakes.
Want something a little more chocolatey? Then make these chocolate dipper TIE fighters.
If you’re really going to celebrate Star Wars Day, there’s no better way to do it than with a Darth Vader cake (no special pan required!). If you’re looking for a little bit less dark side dessert, check out this adorable Ewok cake.
This candy-filled Death Star cake is what Jedi dreams are made of.
How does your family celebrate National Star Wars Day? Let me know in the comments below!