Welcome to the second day of Star Trek: Mission New York. Hopefully you were able to get some rest after Friday’s jam-packed schedule. Did you pick up some exclusive USPS Star Trek stamps yet? You definitely won’t want to miss out on that. You can find the full Saturday schedule HERE, but check out below for our highlights.
Growing Up Trek – 11AM-12PM
Learn what it was like growing up with parents deeply involved in the Star Trek franchise. Adam and Julie Nimoy, as well as Rod Roddenberry, will share about their childhoods growing up in the midst of Star Trek.
To Spacedock and Back: Putting the Enterprise on Exhibit at Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum – 12:15PM-1:15PM
Hear about what it takes to transport the studio model Enterprise to the Smithsonian, and get to hear the vision for the next five years to bring it to exhibit.
Join members of the cast of Star Trek: Next Generation and learn about what life on the Enterprise was like during the filming of the show. A number of the former cast members will be in attendance.
Now that you’ve had a chance to hear from a number of the television cast members, sit down with a couple of the stars from the reboot movies to hear what it was like bringing the franchise back to life on the big screen.
For the Love of Spock – 2:45PM-3:45PM
Adam Nimoy discusses the documentary he began to work on in collaboration with his father before his passing. Now, the concept of the film has expanded, and audiences will get a chance to hear from Adam himself about the journey.
Meet the Writers-Producers from Star Trek: Discovery – 3:30PM-4:30PM
This is the big one, where audiences get a chance to meet some of the team behind the new Star Trek: Discovery series set for next year. Come hear about how they got involved in the project, as well as their hopes for the new series moving forward.
Come hear about the amazing legacy Leonard Nimoy left behind as exclusive footage and photographs are shown and his story and contributions are remembered.
Come see “We are the Redshirts,” the only all-female TNG inspired improvisational comedy group put on the performance of a lifetime! Prepare to laugh!
Startrek.com Presents: Star Trek into High Definition – 6:30PM-7:30PM
Get a chance to preview the upcoming blu-ray release of Star Trek in beautiful high definition through never-before-seen clips from some of the most famous episodes.