May 4th is Star Wars Day! Here’s how to celebrate accordingly with your favorite pint-sized Jedi in Baltimore…

Kid-Friendly Star Wars Fun in Baltimore This May

Grab A New Favorite Star Wars Treat from Decadent Desserts

If you’re in the Maple Lawn area (or hey, need an excuse to take a drive!), head to Decadent Desserts for Star Wars Day on May 4th! They’re celebrating all day with themed desserts and a photo op in the shop.

Channel Your Inner Jedi with Baltimore County Public Library

If your little wants to be a Jedi, join the BCPL Perry Hall Branch on May 4th at 10:30 AM for a special Star Wars Story Time, followed by activities/crafts and ending with an epic bubble battle (recommended for ages 3-8). Older kiddos can catch some after school Star Wars craft fun at North Point Branch. They’re offering a special “May the 4th Be With You” program at 4 PM.

Craft Paper Circuit Light Sabers with Chesapeake Arts Center

Kids ages 8 and older can join Chesapeake Arts Center for a special paper circuit project on May 4th from 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. They’ll use creativity to engineer and design a unique Lightsaber card that really lights up! 

Make Star Wars Cupcakes with Charm City Cakes

Join Charm City Cakes in their Baltimore studio location for a Star Wars Cupcake decorating class on May 7th from 11:30 AM – 1 PM. Classes are designed for ages 6+ and cost $75. Classes focus are fondant decorating techniques. Cupcakes and cakes are baked, stacked, and iced ahead of time. All materials and tools are provided.  

Catch a Movie with the Orchestra

The fate of the galaxy hangs in the balance as the Rebel Alliance continues its fight against the Empire in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi. The iconic full-length film plays on the big screen as the BSO performs John Williams’ legendary score live. You’ve got two chances to experience the musical action: Friday, May 13 and Saturday, May 14.

Master the Force at a Science Center Sleepover

Spend the night at the Maryland Science Center on May 14th for a night of mastering the force! It’s time to jump in your ship and travel to a Science Center not so far, far away for a night of fun with some of your favorite characters. Learn how to make things levitate using the science of the force and then build a structure using fewer senses. Search for all the hidden masters of the force while creating a scribble droid. Designed for ages 5 and older with their caregiver. 

Build Battle Drones and AT-Walkers with Snapology

Looking for some Thursday night fun? Snapology Discovery Center is offering a fun four-week Star Wars-inspired STEM class beginning May 19th from 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. your youngling will explore the galaxy with their master building skills and our intergalactically-focused curriculum. Motivated to become Jedi like the heroes in the movies, students will learn to concentrate on mastering the Force, appreciating the use of teamwork to build battle drones and AT-Walkers, and if their skills are up to par, make their very own lightsaber and use it in battle!