It looks like Trekkies will be in for a real treat come August.
Sir Patrick Stewart has confirmed that he will be attending the Star Trek: Las Vegas 2017 convention. With his addition, this means the entire main cast of Star Trek: The Next Generation will be present; a mash-up that hasn’t occurred at ST:LV in over 10 years!
Star Trek: Las Vegas 2017 is the 16th annual Trek convention hosted by Creation Entertainment. Creation Entertainment is an American for-profit entertainment company located in Glendale, California, which produces fan conventions for fans of various films and television series.
The convention will be held on August 2-6, 2017, at the Rio Suites Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Sir Patrick Stewart playing Captain Jean-Luc Picard, ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation.’
Regular attendees of Trek conventions will tell you that having Patrick Stewart present tends to elevate the panel performance to new heights. His charismatic personality usually allows for great Q&A sessions with fans and fellow cast members. Additionally, his candor regarding behind the scenes information is refreshing and insightful, to say the least.
Die-hard fans of Star Trek and Patrick Stewart should consider purchasing the ‘Captains Chair‘ admission package. This bundle will get you first class access to all events, to include an opportunity to smoosh with celebrity guests at the ‘Quarks Bar‘ event; something that Patrick Stewart is sure to attend.
Patrick Stewart is joining an all-star celebrity guest roster that includes William Shatner, George Takei, Jonathan Frakes, Marina Sirtis, Brent Spiner, LeVar Burton, Micheal Dorn, Gates McFadden, John de Lancie and 45 other Star Trek veterans.
You can view the full roster of guests on the Creation Entertainment website here.
With the release of this news, tickets will surely begin to fly off of the shelf, so head on over to www.creationent.com for details and online ticket orders.
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