Echo Base Charity Con is a 100% Star Wars-event that will be held on December 16, 2017 in Kinepolis Jaarbeurs Utrecht. The net proceeds of the event will be donated to UNICEF in cooperation with Star Wars: Force for Change, .
Meet special guests
Various actors from the Star Wars-films will be present, such as Jeremy Bulloch (Boba Fett), Brian Herring (BB-8), Guy Henry (Tarkin), Michael Carter (Bib Fortuna) and Tim Rose (Admiral Ackbar). You can get their autographs*, take a photo with them* and they’ll share their experiences making the films during the panels.
Watch the films
Furthermore, there are screenings of films, amongst which a special screening of Star Wars: The Force Awakens on one of the largest screens in the Netherlands, and an exclusive charity screening of Star Wars: The Last Jedi with special guests from the film in attendance, including Tim Rose (Admiral Ackbar)!
You can find a huge selection of merchandise (such as toys, posters, T-shirts and books) and an auction with unique items. Famous robots like R2-D2 and the Stormtroopers of the 501st Dutch Garrison will be there. But it’s not just for grown-ups. Kids can learn to fight with a lightsaber, play Star Wars-games, build a huge LEGO Star Wars-project together and get their faces painted as their favourite Star Wars character. All this makes Echo Base Charity Con an event that the whole family can enjoy!
* a fee may be charged