Back to the Hobbits. Can it be true, Marty?

Back to the Hobbits (WB, UP, Hobbiton (NZ), T.M. Eckrich, DTG
Back to the Hobbits (WB, UP, Hobbiton (NZ), T.M. Eckrich, DTG

Today is a very special day for many of us out there. Today, the past, the present, and the future may come together in an explosion of awesomeness. Luckily enough, the German Tolkien Society knows how to do things.

“Don´t worry, Marty, we got this! Only two more days to go untill it´s weekend again. Have… “

German Tolkien Society, no longer available as the GTS deleted all of its tweets. Addendum January 24, 2024.

Join at Facebook’s Marty McFly Welcome Party.

Or even better – have a look at Wired’s What you need to do on Back to the Future Day website.

Picture credits: German Tolkien Society, Universal Pictures, Warner Bros., Hobbiton (NZ, Alexander Farm), Tobias M. Eckrich

Marcel R. Bülles

Marcel R. Bülles is the author of, a specialist blog centering on worldwide Tolkien fandom, geekdom and research. He works as a freelance translator, journalist and writer and is the founder of the German Tolkien Society as well as a co-founder to RingCon, Europe's formerly biggest fantasy film convention. You can find him in cafés all over the world sipping an espresso blogging, writing, reading. At one point he was married to an extremely lovely French lady by the nickname of Sauron. Yes, that Sauron. He is also active with the International Tolkien Fellowship on Facebook and the Tolkien Folk on Instagram.