VegasCon09: Wednesday Pre-show and Meet-up Report & Photos

The official Star Trek Convention in Las Vegas kicks off today, with fans streaming into the Las Vegas Hilton on Wednesday. Below are photos from some of the set-up and prelim work, plus pictures from the Wednesday night meet-up, which included some celebrity guests.

 

 

 

The calm before the storm
Here are some shots from around the Hilton from Wednesday as things were being set up (note some photos are taken with iPhone).

 

 

Meet-Up
Wednesday night TrekMovie.com, TrekCast and DVD Geeks held a meet-up/tweet-up at the SpaceQuest bar in the Hilton, outside the former Star Trek: The Experience. It was a lot of fun and some celebs even showed up, including Chase Masterson, Rod Roddenberry and Jonathan Frakes.

 

 

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Look for more VegasCon09 coverage soon

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August 6, 2009 10:49 am

Cool will be looking out for you anthony. Hailing Frequency is at the con as well! See you there hopefully!

Harry Ballz
August 6, 2009 10:55 am

I know Denise and Liz are there! Report in, ladies!

AJ
August 6, 2009 10:56 am

I love hotel bars…

August 6, 2009 11:02 am

This is so much fun, thanks for keeping us updated. Wish I was there. Maybe someday I can do a convention and do a parody concert. That would rock.

Jim Cude
August 6, 2009 11:05 am

Ha- I want to see BKlingons in the next movie:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/95877115@N00/3500054370/

David P
August 6, 2009 12:31 pm

Looks awesome
Please do a Shat update

Horatio
August 6, 2009 12:40 pm

What, no Warp Core Breach????!?!?!?

It kills me seeing ST The Experience all boarded up.

rogue_alice
August 6, 2009 1:20 pm

That drink sign is making me thirsty. Come on 5 o’clock!

August 6, 2009 2:31 pm

So are they moving the restaurant in the picture over to where the Experience was?

JeanUSARMYGUARD
August 6, 2009 5:03 pm

Anthony is The MAN! and So Is The Trek Movie staff. Cant believe we got behind the scene photos of the convention even before its opened.

Is there nothing this man cant do ? *Hears the superman theme music

Jim Nightshade
August 6, 2009 7:49 pm

I saw April in the 2nd set of pix! AWWWW Miss that gal! Miss all the Experience cast and employees sigh

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