Star Wars uses the force and fun to encourage reading for kids

Don't miss out on Star Wars Reads Day this Saturday at Brilliant Books.

Star Wars Reads Day is back again for the second annual all-day reading event at Brilliant Books in Traverse City. Saturday October 5 is a fun-filled day dedicated to reading and all things Star Wars.

There will be kids' activities all day as well as costume and trivia contests. Stormtroopers will be making an appearance and kids are encouraged to dress up as well. It will be the perfect event for Star Wars enthusiasts and reading fans as well.

Brilliant Books is at 118 Front Street in Traverse City and Star Wars Reads Day is from 10 AM-8PM. The event is free and open to the public.