The Official Star Trek Convention Returns to the East Coast August 13 – 15
With Headliner Jeri Ryan (“7 of 9”)
Star Trek fans will celebrate three big days of everything “Trek” as Creation Entertainment brings Parsippany, NY the Official Star Trek Convention, Friday through Sunday, August 13, 14, & 15. The festivities will take place at the Hilton Parsippany Hotel, 1 Hilton Court Rte 10, Parsippany, NJ. Plenty of Parking is available.
The Official Star Trek Convention will be highlighted by in-person appearances on stage by a Starfleet worthy line-up of star Trek celebrities. Included are: on Friday, George Takei (Sulu from the original Star Trek) and Nana Visitor (Major Kira of Deep Space Nine); on Saturday, Armin Shimerman (Quark from Deep Space Nine), Jeffrey Combs (Enterprise’s Commander Shran and Deep Space Nine’s Weyoun), Max Grodenchik (Rom from Deep Space Nine), and Vaughn Armstrong (Enterprise’s Admiral Forrest, Voyager’s Alpha-Hirogen and Deep Space Nine’s Seskal); on Sunday, a special tribute to Star Trek: Voyager with Jeri Ryan (“7 of 9”) in her first East coast convention, Jennifer Lien (Kes), and Ethan Phillips (Neelix).
The fun will be kicked up a notch on Friday night with the Star Trek “Rat Pack” Nightclub Cabaret. Featured will be Max Grodenchik, Vaughn Armstrong, Jeffrey Combs, Casey Biggs and Armin Shimerman. A separate ticket is required for event.
In addition to celebrity appearances, the non-stop auditorium show will include behind the scenes presentations, costume and trivia contests, no minimum bid auctions of unique collectibles and one-of-a-kind items, and special salute videos and previews of upcoming sci-fi television shows and motion pictures.
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In the Creation autograph area, attendees will have the opportunity to meet and obtain autographs from notable Star Trek and sci-fi media guests. Also, not to be missed will be an exhibit hall featuring Star Trek and sci-fi collectibles from across the galaxy, autographs, photo opportunities and more.
General admission tickets are available at the door for $20 on Friday and Saturday and $25 on Sunday. General admission tickets for children 12 and under are $15. Children six and under are admitted free when accompanied by a parent or guardian. Friday night “Rat Pack” Cabaret tickets are $20 at the door. Show hours are Friday, NOON – 6:00 PM, Saturday, 10:00 – 6:00 PM, and Sunday, 11:00 – 6:00 PM.
For further information, call Creation Entertainment,
818/409-0960, or visit our website at www.creationent.com.