Connect with the 501st Legion

Follow the 501st Online

The 501st Legion maintains a global presence on social media feeds including Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter! Follow the Legion on your favorite networks and enjoy Star Wars costuming from around the world.

Interested in learning more about the 501st? You can access a wealth of information about the Legion at including costume-building resources, charitable campaigns, and community involvement.

Costume Reference Library (CRL)

501st costumes are built to documented specifications before they are approved for membership. CRLs define what must be included for each Legion costume. Browse the costumes and their requirements here.


Detachments are online Legion communities that are helpful for members who wish to create a costume. Detachments offer guidance and support for costumers during their build process. 

501st Legion Podcast

Check out the 501st podcast, which started in October 2007 and highlights Legion happenings around the globe. Hear troop recaps and get a sneak peek into upcoming Legion happenings.

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We are always recruiting new members.