Detroit Derby Girls 2nd Annual Star Wars Night!

by n0c00lgamertag on Tue Dec 17, 2013 3:01 pm
On Saturday, January 18th, the Detroit Derby Girls will host the Rebel Legion Great Lakes Base at the Masonic Temple in Detroit for the second annual Star Wars night. Come see your favorite Star Wars characters and an exciting derby bout all at the same time. Get your tickets at today before they are sold out!


Lighted parades

by BrianKenobi on Mon Nov 25, 2013 8:31 pm
Lighted parades are always a fun time, especially for our Jedi. The sabers light up the night. There are two lighted parades in Ohio this week. November 28th is the Dayton Childrens Lighted parade and the Hollidazzle parade in Wilmington. It will be a good yet cold time.


Detroit FanFare-Dearborn, MI

by n0c00lgamertag on Sat Oct 19, 2013 12:49 pm
The Rebel Legion will be appearing all weekend at the Detroit FanFare Comic Convention at the Adoba Hotel in Dearborn, MI.

The convention runs Friday October 25th, through Sunday October 27th. Lots of great guests and comic creators, and Sunday is kids day with costume contest and trick or treating! Special appearance by R2D2 on Sunday!

$15 for a one-day entrance ticket.
$20 for a weekend pass which will get you in the door Friday-Sunday.
$10 for children 5-12 years old.
Children under 5 are free.
Children 12 and under are free on Sunday!
Parking is Free!!!

Adoba Hotel Dearborn
600 Town Center Dr.
Dearborn, MI 48126


Detroit Tigers "Star Wars Night"

by Krash on Wed Sep 04, 2013 2:15 pm

Great Lakes Base and Great Lakes Garrison are once again partnering with the Detroit Tigers to host their 3rd annual "Star Wars Night." The event will once again be a fundraiser for "Stand Up 2 Cancer."

This will be a nationally-televised baseball game, as the AL Central Division leading Tigers are looking to "use the Force" to carry them into the postseason.

Detroit Tigers vs Kansas City
Comerica Park
2100 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, MI. 48201


Cincinnati Comic Expo

by Krash on Wed Sep 04, 2013 2:07 pm
Great Lakes Base will be establishing a full "Command Post" at Cincinnati Comic Expo (Sept 13-15). Come by and learn more about how you can join the Rebellion!

Cincinnati Comic Expo
Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Fri. 9/13 -- 5:00pm-7:00pm (VIP Preview only)
Sat. 9/14 -- 10:00am-7:00pm
Sun. 9/15 -- 10:00am-5:00pm


Crash's Landing
Wadsworth Public Library
Bish Bash 2013
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Star Wars Night With The Tampa Bay Storm Reminder
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Legion Elections

by BrianKenobi on Sat Oct 25, 2014 3:56 pm

The final elections for Legion Commanding Officer and Legion Admin Counsel. Please take the time to vote.


Facebook Page for the GLB

by Jabazoid on Thu Mar 13, 2014 10:49 am

Hey guys.....Jabazoid here....Trying to figure out where the best place would be to put the Facebook link with a kool pix, but until then please take a peek at


All Wings Report In!

by Krash on Wed Jun 26, 2013 11:22 pm

Read the latest "All Wings Report In!" blog, as members of Great Lakes Base and Great Lakes Garrison team up to support Love Has No Color -- a group aimed to help Native American children struggling with poverty, drug addiction and suicide.


New GLB Commanding Officer

by BrianKenobi on Mon Jun 10, 2013 9:48 pm

Jaster and Briankenobi have switched roles which puts Briankenobi the new CO of Great Lakes Base with Jaster being the XO. There are some good things coming up for the base so stay tuned. "This is where the fun begins."


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