You don’t have to visit a galaxy far, far away to celebrate your love of “Star Wars” this week. Check out these local events:
- John Williams “Movie Theme Spectacular!” | Tuesday, May 2 | 7:30-8:30 p.m. | St. Paul Lutheran Church, 4450 Harden Blvd., Lakeland | Free | Hear iconic movie themes played by the Florida Philharmonia Orchestra.
- Star Wars: Trivia Wednesday | Wednesday, May 3 | 6:30 p.m. | Swan Brewing, 115 W. Pine St., Lakeland | Free | See if the Force is with you as you answer questions about the “Star Wars” movies and live-action series.
- Empire StarScape May the 4th | Thursday, May 4 | 7-9:30 p.m. | Painting with a Twist, 3670 Harden Blvd., Lakeland | $44 | The Death Star never looked so good — paint it step by step in this guided class.
- Craft Beer Crawl 2023 | Thursday, May 4 | 5:30-8:30 p.m. | Downtown Winter Haven | $5-$25 | Costumes are encouraged a this tasting of beers and small bites from downtown businesses.