The Official Star Trek Convention Returns to the East Coast May 4-6, With the 25th Anniversary Celebration of Star Trek: The Next Generation
Star Trek fans will celebrate 25 years of Star Trek: The Next Generation with a weekend of everything “Trek” as Creation Entertainment brings The Official Star Trek Convention: The Celebration of the 25th Anniversary of The Next Generation to Cherry Hill, Friday through Sunday, May 4, 5, & 6. The event will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 2349 W. Marlton Pike, Cherry Hill. 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. including: on Friday, Suzie Plakson (Female Klingon K’Ehleyr/Lt. Selar, MD), Hallie Todd (Lal Data’s daugter), Eric Menyuk (The Traveler) and Robin Curtis (Lt. Saavik of Star Trek III); on Saturday, Sir Patrick Stewart (Captain Picard), Jonathan Frakes (Commander Riker), Brent Spiner (Data), LeVar Burton (Geordi LaForge), Tim Russ (Tuvok from Star Trek Voyager) and Gary Graham (Vulcan Ambassador Soval); on Sunday, Jonathan Frakes (Commander Riker), Brent Spiner (Data), LeVar Burton (Geordi LaForge) and Chase Masterson (Leeta from Deep Space Nine).
The fun will be kicked up a notch on Saturday night with a Star Trek Saturday Evening musical performance with multi talented Tim Russ. 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-fitelevision shows and motion pictures. Also there will be an exhibit hall on Star Trek and sci-fi collectibles, autographs and photo opps.
General admission tickets are available at the door on Friday for $10, on Saturday and Sunday for $30. General admission tickets for children 12 and under are $5 of Friday and $15 on Saturday and Sunday. Children six and under are admitted free when accompanied by a parent or guardian. Saturday Night Celebrity Cabaret tickets are $15 at the door. Show hours are Friday, 2:00 – 7:00 PM, Saturday, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM, and Sunday, 10:00 M – 5:00 PM.
Official Star Trek Convention in Cherry Hill, NJ
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