Tonight’s Menu: Mike Schilling and I discuss the Resiliency and relevance of DS9 and Babylon 5; we also celebrate Shoreleave 40 by looking back and looking at what this year’s con offers.
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PERSONAL APPEARANCE BY WILLIAM SHATNER AT
SHORE LEAVE 40
JULY 6-7-8, 2018
THE HUNT VALLEY INN-MARRIOTT DELTA
HUNT VALLEY, MD.
BALTIMORE, MD.- SHORE LEAVE 40 is very proud to announce that legendary actor/writer/director and all-around media personality WILLIAM SHATNER (Star Trek’s “Captain Kirk”,TJ Hooker, Boston Legal) will be among the special guest stars appearing at the 40 th anniversary edition of SHORE LEAVE, one of the oldest and largest all-volunteer science fiction and media conventions in the nation.
Shore Leave is a 3-day festival that celebrates the best in science fiction and fantasy, past and present,with genre enthusiasts from all over the world in attendance! Special events include Q&A and autograph sessions with our guest stars, an Art Show and Auction, a costume contest, a Saturday night dance party, a Friday night meet-and-greet with our writer and scientist guests, a Red Cross blood drive, weekend-long gaming, a special science programming track, children’s activities, teen writing workshops with established sci-fi authors, screenings of popular fan films, and so much more!
For additional information please visit our official website, www.shore-leave.com. For press inquiries,
contact Publicity coordinator Michael Schilling at email@example.com.
Shore Leave is an annual fan-run convention that takes place in Baltimore, MD (USA). It was founded by the Star Trek Association of Towson which continues to run it. The first convention took place in 1979; 2011 marked the convention’s thirty-third year.
The con’s focus was initially on Star Trek, but it has since broadened to include other science fiction media. The programming includes guest appearances by actors, writer/creators, and scientists, a dealer’s room, an art show, a film and video festival, children’s programming, workshops, and a cosplay show/contest.