Dragon Con: Thursday, September 1 through Monday, September 5
Garrett Wang, William Shatner, Anson Mount, Ethan Peck, Anthony Rapp, Wilson Cruz, Ian Alexander, Blu del Barrio, Michelle Hurd, Walter Koenig, Jess Bush, Christina Chong, Mark Sheppard, Jennifer Morrison and Dr Erin Macdonald will be appearing Dragon Con this weekend, in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. Check Con Dragon for all the details on this mother of all fan-run conventions.
Star Trek II: Wrath of Khan: Friday September 2 – Thursday September 8
40th anniversary screenings of Khan’s Wrath will take place in the UK and US over the next week. The UK ones are September 2, at various Odeon Cinemas. Those in the United States are in many theaters across the United States, with screenings on September 4, 5 and 8. See Fathom Events for more details and to order tickets.
The regular stuff
These are the Twitter follows:
oh #allstartrek runs Sunday to Friday at 8/7C and follows the Heroes and Icons channel’s All show star trek program.
oh #TOSSatNight begins at 9 p.m. PT on Saturday night and follows a different episode of The original series every week, and
oh #StarTrekHour is a Q&A format event, every Tuesday at 1pm PT.
·Then there is star trek: Watch Party, animated daily and coordinated on Facebook. Every night they use the Teleparty browser extension to watch star trek together. To find out more, visit star trek: Watch the party on Facebook.
· Speaking of a star trek watch party: the iBlind Users Group organizes Trekkie Talk on the first and third Thursdays of each month. They watch a descriptive audio version of a star trek episode and meet virtually to discuss it. To find out how to participate, visit ibugtoday.com/trekkie-talk.
·But wait, there are more watch parties: The IDIC Club hosts a weekly watch party and discussion at 6:00 p.m. Alberta time every Friday. The schedule and Zoom links are available on the Facebook page of the IDIC club.
To Proudly Go, a New York-based non-profit organization, will host Star Trek: Lower Decks season three viewing parties every Saturday. Rallies begin at 6:00 p.m. ET at the Barracuda Lounge in New York City. Tickets are free and vaccination is compulsory. Viewing parties also include star trek quizzes, special Star Trek-themed drag performances, two-for-one drinks, fabulous star trek prices and goods. Each viewing party is dedicated to supporting Impac+NYC which is a social support community of queer, gay, bi and trans men living with HIV living together in New York City. For more information and to book tickets, visit go proudly.
Virtual Trek Con Presents The main viewer every Tuesday – a live chat show on YT with occasional special guests and an open chat focused on fan interaction.
·Disco do DnD – DnD game live with DSC cast on Twitch, every Sunday at 1pm PT / 4pm ET.
Join Gray Havens Philosophy and Outworld Brewing every first Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. to discuss big ideas inspired by Star Trek. The gatherings are held at Outworld Brewing, in Longmont, Colorado. Attendance is free, but an RSVP for planning purposes is appreciated at Eventbrite.
And finally, there’s Sid City Social Club, hosted by Star Trek: Deep Space Nine official fan site for star Alexander Siddig. They meet twice a month on the first Tuesday and third Friday of each month, with occasional meetings with Sid on his schedule. For more details and how you can participate, visit sidcity.net.
Events compiled by Marina Kravchuk