WHAT: Star Wars Celebration
WHO: An enormous squadron of nerds
WHEN: All weekend
WHERE: L.A. Convention Center
WHY: Because 30 years later the Force is still with us, Darth Vader is still a bad-ass and Carrie Fisher is still a good-lookin’ broad.
WHAT: Hollywood Walk of Fame event
WHO: Veteran sportscaster Stu Nahan
WHEN: 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: Right here
WHY: Because Tom Sherak, Pat Sajak and Luc Robitaille are going to be there, too.
WHAT: Topanga Days Country Fair and Music Festival
WHO: Chevy Metal, Veruca Salt, Young Dubliners, etc.
WHEN: The three-day event kicks off at 11 a.m.
WHERE: Just follow the VW bus
WHY: It’s on your way to the beach, so you might as well stop by.
WHAT: Tongue & Groove reading and music
WHO: Janet Fitch and Jimmy Camp
WHEN: 6:00-7:30 pm
WHERE: The Hotel Cafe
WHY: Preserve that rock-star pallor by staying indoors and then go out.