Barnes & Noble Inc. will host a free Star Wars Reads Day on Saturday at 2439 Sycamore Road, DeKalb.
Star Wars fans, young and old alike, are invited to dress as their favorite character and join Barnes & Noble’s second annual celebration of the popular intergalactic tales. Exclusive giveaways and activities from more than 18 publishers of Star Wars-related books will ensure Jedi and padawans from every age group will be delighted and entertained.
The DeKalb Barnes and Noble will feature a costume contest and a Star Wars themed scavenger hunt at its event.
In addition, NOOKsellers will demonstrate the popular Angry Birds Star Wars game app on NOOK HD+ and show fans the variety of Star Wars novels, comics and magazines on the device’s HD screen. With Google Play on NOOK HD and NOOK HD+, customers have access to more than 700,000 Android apps and games, millions of songs and more.
“Our first Star Wars Reads Day last year was a huge hit with customers,” Sarah DiFrancesco, director of business development for Barnes & Noble, said in a news release. “Stores are ramping up their event plans this year to make sure there’s something for the whole family, so we expect this year’s events to be even bigger and better.”
The Star Wars Reads Day event is free and open to the public. For further details, call 815-787-3234.