Steve Sansweet has just announced the following tidbits regarding Celebration V
live on The ForceCast
All six Star Wars
films will be screened digitally during the convention. Two films per night.2.
While they may not call it this, Opening Ceremonies will most likely be Thursday afternoon with some surprises in store.3.
The "Main Event
" with George Lucas and John Stewart will be a one time deal. There should be plenty of seats for attendees as it will be held in a very large section of the convention center. There will also be overflow seating in the digital theater if the main room fills to capacity. 4.
As we heard earlier today, Saturday, July 11th is the final day to purchase your tickets
and have them mailed to you. Steve did mention that the badges will feature some very cool new artwork and fans will pick up their free lanyard at the door on the way into the convention.5.
Another new feature for CV...Speed Dating! No further details on this yet. 6.
The US Postal Service will be on hand for a limited time to allow fans to get a special Celebration Station canceled stamp on postcards for CV.7.
Steve also mentioned that the newly announced Collector Panel exclusive Cereal Boxes
that will be randomly given away will be limited to around 400 pieces each.
That's all for now. Keep it right here for all your Star Wars
Celebration V news and be sure to download the latest episode of The ForceCast
this Friday on iTunes to hear it for yourself!