In April, ReedPop will hold their Mission: Star Trek convention in Chicago, the first official Star Trek event under their new license. And a number of new guests have been announced, including the original Star Trek captain.
Trek to Chicago in April
Star Trek legend William Shatner leads a new series of announced guests for Star Trek: Mission Chicago. Also added to the guest list this month is Shatner’s Star Trek co-star George Takei, Dominic Keating and Anthony Montgomery from Star Trek: Enterprise, Noah Averbach-Katz from Star Trek: Discovery, Isa Briones from Star Trek: Picard, Alexander Siddig from Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, and Robin Curtis from Star Trek III.
They all join previously announced guests including Kate Mulgrew, Wil Wheaton, Anthony Rapp, Doug Jones, Nana Visitor, Michelle Hurd. More guest announcements are promised soon.
Star Trek: Mission Chicago will take place at Chicago’s McCormick Place Convention Center from April 8 – 10, 2022. it is an all-new “immersive experience” that promises to be “the ultimate destination for fans of the iconic franchise.” In addition to the celebrity guests, Mission Chicago will feature interactive exhibits, exclusive merchandise, photo opportunities, costume exhibits, autograph sessions, gameplay, and “other special surprises.”
Tickets are available now. 1-day general admission tickets are $65 ($35 for kids) and a 3-day package is $155. There is also a $750 Priority One Access VIP package with a number of special benefits. You can now also buy individual celebrity autographs and photo ops, all at startrekmissions.com.
There are also special hotel rates available at passkey.com.
Find more on Star Trek events at TrekMovie.com.