Star Wars fans raise their lightsabers in tribute to actress Carrie Fisher at the California Center for the Arts in Escondido on Friday.
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Lightsabers raised in tribute to Carrie Fisher

Star Wars fans raise their lightsabers in tribute to actress Carrie Fisher at the California Center for the Arts in Escondido on Friday. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
William Piitts, from Poway, and daughter Triniti, 10, hold their lightsabers. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Around fifty Star Wars fans hold their lightsabers before raising them up in tribute to actress Carrie Fisher. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
William Piitts, from Poway, and daughter Triniti, 10, play with their lightsabers. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Dean LaCrone holds his lightsaber. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Angela Brittain, from Oceanside, holds her lightsaber as her husband Josh Brittain and daughter Ellie, 6, play with theirs. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Shawn Richter holds two lightsabers as he and other Star Wars fans gather to pay tribute to actress Carrie Fisher. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Shawn Richter holds two lightsabers. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Genevieve Edge, left, Captain of the Escondido Lightsaber Team, calls on Star Wars fans to raise their lightsabers in tribute to actress Carrie Fisher. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Genevieve Edge, left, Captain of the Escondido Lightsaber Team, holds up her lightsaber as she calls on Star Wars fans to raise theirs. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Persayia Mendoza, 8, holds her dog Jingle just before she and around fifty Star Wars fans raise their lightsabers in tribute to actress Carrie Fisher. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Star Wars fans hold their lightsabers in tribute to actress Carrie Fisher. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Star Wars fans hold their lightsabers in tribute to actress Carrie Fisher. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Star Wars fans hold their lightsabers in tribute to actress Carrie Fisher. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Triniti Piitts, 10, second from right, sister Sienna Pitts, 8, center, and other Star Wars fans hold their lightsabers in tribute to actress Carrie Fisher. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
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