While in-person cons continue to be postponed, online cons continue to thrive. GalaxyCon continues its summer of Star Trek virtual events with the announcement of five more collections of Trek stars coming in August and September. There are also a couple of Star Trek: Voyager gatherings at other virtual cons coming in August and September.
Five Galaxy con Star Trek events in August/September
Each Star Trek GalaxyCon Live event includes a free streaming live panel, along with the opportunity to buy group or one-on-one chats with the celebrities. They are also offering signed autographs and personalized video recordings.
August 23rd: Wil Wheaton
Wil Wheaton (Wesley Crusher on Star Trek: The Next Generation) on Sunday, August 23rd at 2 pm ET. You can order One-on-One Video Chats alone or in combination with a Personalized Autograph on an 8×10 Photo.
August 29: William Shatner (with Henry Winkler)
Star Trek’s Kirk William Shatner teams up with his Better Late Than Never co-star on Saturday, August 29th at 2 pm ET. One-on-One Video Chats and Autographs are also available
August 30: Deep Space Nine
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine stars Armin Shimerman “Quark”, Nana Visitor “Major Kira”, Alexander Siddig “Doctor Bashir”, Andy Robinson “Garak”, Terry Farrell “Lt. Cmdr. Jadzia Dax, and Chase Masterson “Leeta” on Sunday, August 30th, at 4 pm ET. One-on-One Video Chats and Autographs are also available.
September 19 and 20: Two Next Generation events
Two separate Star Trek: The Next Generation events in one weekend. Jonathan Frakes, John de Lancie, and Gates McFadden on Saturday, September 19th, at 12 pm ET and Marina Sirtis, Denise Crosby, and Brent Spiner on Sunday, September 20th, at 2 pm ET. One-on-One Video Chats and Autographs are also available.
More Trek events for August/September
The Museum of Science Fiction presents “Race and Resistance in Science Fiction – Policing Blackness: Incarceration, Resistance, and Respectability Politics in Science and Speculative Fictions.” Panelists include Tim Russ (Tuvok from Star Trek: Voyager), Peter Macon (Bortus from The Orville), and Garret Wang (Ensign Kim from Star Trek: Voyager). Wednesday, August 26, 7:00 p.m. ET. Plus, One-on-One Virtual Meet & Greets.
September 12: Awesome con. Awesome Con: Star Trek: Voyager
Join Garrett Wang (Ensign Harry Kim of Star Trek: Voyager), Dr. Lucila Rosines (Pediatric & General Radiologist, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic), Kayla LaFrance (Operations Support Officer Flight Controller, NASA), Kira Knotts (shark biologist, New York Aquarium), Thomas Marrone (Lead Starship Artist, Star Trek Online), and host Amy Imhoff (media manager, sought-after Trekspert, & feminist troublemaker) as they discuss Voyager’s epic journey and its lingering impact on Star Trek, STEM, politics, and more. Saturday, September 12 from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm ET.