Today's Reason to Celebrate

May 04, 2021 was

May the Fourth

Today is May the Fourth, also known as Star Wars Day — "May the Fourth be with you!" Today, Star Wars fans across the galaxy will celebrate one of the most iconic and influential pop culture franchises of all time. Be sure to celebrate with your fellow Star Wars fans!

Star Wars Day is celebrated on May the Fourth each year as a tribute to one of the most famous Star Wars quotes - “May the Force be with you.” It is hard to pinpoint exactly when the very first Star Wars Day celebration took place. The holiday was created by fans and its popularity grew with the rise of the internet and social media. The first organized public celebration took place in 2011, and the holiday was officially recognized by Lucasfilm in 2013.

Happy Star Wars Day!

  • May 04, 2021 is also International Firefighters Day | National Orange Juice Day | National Teacher Day | Teacher Appreciation Week
  • May is Motorcycle Awareness Month | National Bike Month | National Hamburger Month | National Strawberry Month | Asian Pacific American Heritage Month | Mental Health Awareness Month
  • This week is Be Kind to Animals Week | National Pet Week