RIO RANCHO, N.M. (KRQE) – Star Wars Fest 9 is coming to Rio Rancho on Saturday, Apr. 15, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will take place at the Loma Colorado Main Library and is free for all ages.

Event Activities

  • Adopt a Baby Yoda from the Baby Yoda Adoption Center
  • View a display of Star Wars Legos
  • Have a picture taken with costumed Star Wars characters from the local 501st and Rebel Legions
  • Enjoy drinks and cookies at the Cantina
  • Make Pool Noodle Light Sabers and learn martial arts moves
  • Create a droid at the Droid Factory
  • Participate in the hourly raffle to win Star Wars-themed prizes throughout the event
  • Interact with our event partners: Magic Mirror Photobooth NM, The Giovanni String Quartet and QueLab

Other activities include a costume contest and movie showings. Star Wars Fest is organized by the City of Rio Rancho Library and Information Services Department.