Amazon has some fun items on sale for May the 4th. Click the image above and Rancho Obi-Wan will receive a percentage of any purchases you make on Amazon.com. Thanks for your support!
Rancho Obi-Wan has a tasty new corporate sponsor. Little Debbie has become the official snack cake of ROW, matching America’s largest producer of snack cakes with the home of the world’s largest collection of Star Wars memorabilia.
Fans who have already toured Rancho know that there are snacks waiting near the end of the tour, served on a large TIE fighter display that first appeared on the Food Network’s “Cupcake Wars” and then at a VIP party at Star Wars Celebration VI. The display will now be filled by delicious Little Debbie Cosmic Cupcakes, Cloud Cakes and other goodies. Little Debbie, which has signed on for a multi-year sponsorship, is the main brand of McKee Foods, a Collegedale, Tennessee family-owned and run company.
Celebrate “May the 4th” in the ultimate Star Wars environment! No crowds of people, no lines, no hassles; just a fun day with other Star Wars fans. Starting today, for every donation we receive of $10 or more, we will enter the donor’s name in an opportunity drawing. On April … Continue reading
Last year Steve was entered into the Guinness World Records has having the world’s largest Star Wars memorabilia collection. How can you sustain such fame? By being an answer on Jeopardy, of course! Appropriately under the category “Guinness Records 2014.” Check out the full story on Steve’s StarWars.com blog. Share … Continue reading
Thanks to all of you who bid on items in our Rancho Obi-Thon fundraiser, donated those items, or spread the word. While final income and expenses are still being calculated, it looks like we raised around $15,500 for maintenance, utilities, security, community outreach programs and other outlays. There was one … Continue reading
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Announcing our fundraising plans for 2014! An amazing eBay auction starts this week and an annual gala at Rancho itself will occur later this year. First up is Rancho Obi-Thon, a seven-day eBay charity auction to raise funds for the ongoing cost of running Rancho. There are original artworks and … Continue reading
The Rancho Obi-Wan 2014 membership kit pays homage to two artists, one central to the making of the original trilogy, and another whose artwork helped kick off the Star Wars renaissance in 1993. The kits, upgraded from last year, will be shipping soon. Become a member of Rancho Obi-Wan and … Continue reading
Rancho’s current Board of Directors consists of a multi-talented group of individuals who are dedicated to our mission of Inspiration. They have guided the non-profit through its first two years of operation with valuable insight and real-world experience. Last month, we added two additional members, each of whom will contribute … Continue reading
Many of you may know that Petaluma, California was once the “World’s Egg Basket.” More eggs were produced here than anywhere else between 1890 and 1970 or so. The egg incubator was invented in Petaluma and the temperate weather and soil provided ideal conditions for raising large flocks. It was … Continue reading