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SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 10: (L-R) Producer Kathleen Kennedy, director J.J. Abrams, actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Oscar Isaac, Gwendoline Christie, Domhnall Gleeson, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford and more than 6000 fans enjoyed a surprise `Star Wars` Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic `Star Wars` music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Disney) *** Local Caption *** Harrison Ford; Mark Hamill; Carrie Fisher; Domhnall Gleeson; Gwendoline Christie; Adam Driver; Oscar Isaac; Daisy Ridley; John Boyega; J.J. Abrams; Kathleen Kennedy

The Secret Star Wars Concert at San Diego Comic Con

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On Friday, the Star Wars: The Force Awakens panel ended with JJ Abrams inviting 6,500 fans that were in Hall to see a free concert from the STAR WARS saga.

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 10:  (L-R) Moderator Chris Hardwick, producer Kathleen Kennedy, director J.J. Abrams, screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan and actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Oscar Isaac, Adam Driver, Domhnall Gleeson, Gwendoline Christie, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford at the Hall H Panel for `Star Wars: The Force Awakens` during Comic-Con International 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney) *** Local Caption *** Chris Hardwick; Kathleen Kennedy; J.J. Abrams; Lawrence Kasdan; John Boyega; Daisy Ridley; Oscar Isaac; Adam Driver; Domhnall Gleeson; Gwendoline Christie; Carrie Fisher; Mark Hamill; Harrison Ford
SAN DIEGO, CA – JULY 10: (L-R) Moderator Chris Hardwick, producer Kathleen Kennedy, director J.J. Abrams, screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan and actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Oscar Isaac, Adam Driver, Domhnall Gleeson, Gwendoline Christie, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford at the Hall H Panel for `Star Wars: The Force Awakens` during Comic-Con International 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney) *** Local Caption *** Chris Hardwick; Kathleen Kennedy; J.J. Abrams; Lawrence Kasdan; John Boyega; Daisy Ridley; Oscar Isaac; Adam Driver; Domhnall Gleeson; Gwendoline Christie; Carrie Fisher; Mark Hamill; Harrison Ford

Temple of Geek also learned that Verizon gave 100 lucky Comic Con attendees (+ guest) access to the surprise concert, just for being a Verizon customer! Another way Verizon is helping fans gear up for the highly-anticipated film through amazing content and exclusive offers.

Being led to the stage by Stormtroopers outside, each person was given a lanyard and a lightsaber in the color of their choice.

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 10:  Following the `Star Wars` Hall H presentation at Comic-Con International 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif., 501st Legion member, Kevin Doyle and the audience of more than 6000 fans walked to a surprise `Star Wars` Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic "Star Wars" music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Disney) *** Local Caption *** Kevin Doyle
SAN DIEGO, CA – JULY 10: Following the `Star Wars` Hall H presentation at Comic-Con International 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif., 501st Legion member, Kevin Doyle and the audience of more than 6000 fans walked to a surprise `Star Wars` Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic “Star Wars” music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Disney) *** Local Caption *** Kevin Doyle

The crowd was led out the back of the convention center to a stage that was set up in the style of Star Wars in Concert.

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 10:  Following the `Star Wars` Hall H presentation at Comic-Con International 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif., the audience of more than 6000 fans walked to a surprise "Star Wars" Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic `Star Wars` music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney)
SAN DIEGO, CA – JULY 10: Following the `Star Wars` Hall H presentation at Comic-Con International 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif., the audience of more than 6000 fans walked to a surprise “Star Wars” Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic `Star Wars` music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney)

The San Diego Symphony was on stage set, and ready to go. JJ Abrams and Kathleen Kennedy took to the stage to welcome fans and introduce the cast.

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 10: Director J.J. Abrams (L), producer Kathleen Kennedy and more than 6000 fans enjoyed a surprise `Star Wars` Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic "Star Wars" music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney) *** Local Caption *** J.J. Abrams; Kathleen Kennedy
SAN DIEGO, CA – JULY 10: Director J.J. Abrams (L), producer Kathleen Kennedy and more than 6000 fans enjoyed a surprise `Star Wars` Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic “Star Wars” music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney) *** Local Caption *** J.J. Abrams; Kathleen Kennedy

The concert started with a special video introduction with STAR WARS composer John Williams. After William’s stated “May the Force be with you,” the San Diego Symphony started to play the STAR WARS main theme. From there, the concert was in full swing.

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 10:  Following the `Star Wars` Hall H presentation at Comic-Con International 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif., the audience of more than 6000 fans enjoyed a surprise "Star Wars" Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic `Star Wars` music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Disney)
SAN DIEGO, CA – JULY 10: Following the `Star Wars` Hall H presentation at Comic-Con International 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif., the audience of more than 6000 fans enjoyed a surprise “Star Wars” Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic `Star Wars` music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Disney)

The concert ended with a bang! No, I mean literally a bang due to the amazing fireworks that were fired off.

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 10:  Following the `Star Wars` Hall H presentation at Comic-Con International 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif., the audience of more than 6000 fans enjoyed a surprise `Star Wars` Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic "Star Wars" music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Disney)
SAN DIEGO, CA – JULY 10: Following the `Star Wars` Hall H presentation at Comic-Con International 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif., the audience of more than 6000 fans enjoyed a surprise `Star Wars` Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic “Star Wars” music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Disney)

This was just amazing of Disney and Lucas Films to put this on for the fans. You hear people all the time at Comic Con stating that they “Do it for the Fans.” That saying is so clichéd at these events, but I believe that when JJ Abrams says he, he truly means it. Hats off to you Mr. Abrams! Star Wars: The Force Awakens arrives in your galaxy on December 18th 2015.

Slade started Temple of Geek in 2012 with his friend as a podcast. Since then, it has become a lot more. His obsessions are Transformers, Star Wars, Classic Video Games, Superheroes, and comedies.

Slade’s life was turned to the Darkside when his father gave him a gift in 1985. He was presented with the leader of the Decepticons, Megatron. Since then, Slade has become a collector of the robots in disguise.

The only other thing that comes close to Slade’s love of Transformers is Star Wars. He has met a few of the cast over the years. Slade’s one goal in life is to meet with George Lucas and just discuss movies with him.