Thursday marked the beginning of “Star Wars” Celebration in Anaheim.
The four-day event kicked off with the release of the latest trailer for “Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens.”
Of all the memorabilia and costumes on display, perhaps the most eye-catching is an exact recreation of the Mos Eisley Cantina from “Episode IV – A New Hope.” The bar is located on Tatooine and is best remembered for hosting the much-debated duel between Han Solo and Greedo.
Fans finally got a chance to see the Cantina in person. Here are some great photos captured at the event:
The bar seemed to be heavily guarded by Stormtroopers.
Here’s a closeup of the bar itself:
Unfortunately, the bar didn’t actually serve any drinks. However, “The Force Awakens” director J.J. Abrams and Chewbacca brought snacks.
This recreation was so incredibly detailed that it even provided a window to look out at the desolate desert planet.
There were even some familiar faces.
The place may not have been too packed, but at least a few other characters from another beloved Disney-owned franchise were able to stop by:
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