This event will be held on September 12 to September 15th at Hupuna Beach Prince
Some of the guests include:
- Walter Koenig From the original Star Trek television series
- Rachel Luttrell From Stargate Atlantis
- Torri Higginson From the TekWar movies
- Paul McGillion Dr. Carson Beckett from Stargate Atlantis
- Rainbow Sun Francks US Marine Lieutenant Aiden Ford from Stargate Atlantis
- Jane Espenson Writer & Producer of Battlestar Galactica
- Andee Frizzell From Stargate Atlantis
- Chuck Campbell Chuck the Technician on Stargate Atlantis
- David Franklin Captain Braca on Farscape
- Michael Hogan Colonel Saul Tigh, of Battlestar Galactica
- Kate Vernon Ellen Tigh on Battlestar Galactica
- Richard Hatch Captain Apollo from Battlestar Galactica
- Claudia Christian Commander Susan Ivanova on Babylon 5
- Patricia Tallman Lyta Alexander in the Babylon 5
- Nicholas Brendon Xander Harris on “Buffy the Vampire Slayer, (I never realized he plays technical analyst Kevin Lynch on “Criminal Minds WOW talk about BLOW MY MIND!!
- Cree Summer The voice of Penny on Inspector Gadge woo woo
- Esmé Bianco Ros in Game of Thrones
- Adrienne Wilkinson Xena’s daughter from the hit series Xena: Warrior Princess
- Spencer Doe Cosplay artist and prop maker from Boston, MA.
- Nicole Marie Jean Cosplay artist and prop maker from Boston, MA.
- Holly Conrad Cosplay artist and monster maker, designer
- Jessica Merizan Community Manager at BioWare, working on video game franchises “Dragon Age” and “Mass Effect”
- Dr. Tim Slater is an internationally recognized astronomer and Professor at the University of Wyoming
- Dr. Stephanie Slater is the Director of the CAPER Center for Astronomy & Physics Education Research
- Bobak Ferdowsi is an American systems engineer at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory
- Mika McKinnon is a scientist with an active presence discussing the practice of science and science in fiction.
- Drew Z. Greenberg is a television producer and writer best known for working on Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Smallville, Firefly, Dexter, Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Warehouse 13.
- Darick Robertson ico-created, notably Transmetropolitan and The Boys.
- David Mack is a comic book artist and writer, creator-owned series Kabuki
- eff Lemire is the creator of the acclaimed graphic novels Sweet Tooth, Essex County and The Underwater Welder and the sci-fi love story, Trillium
- Bill Watters is an event producer, photographer, reporter, and software engineer
- Chad Colvin is a radio DJ and talk radio producer,
Thats one heck of a list dont you think? Look at all those famous names at that! They have 2 available costs to come in to this:
1. Convention Pass: The standard convention pass for one attendee grants access for all three days of great panel events, free workshops, movie screenings, movies, cosplay events, artist’s alley, vendor room and access to the oceanfront Hapuna Beach Prince Resort pool and beach…. from 3pm on Friday until past midnight on Sunday! $250
2. VIP Convention Pass: gets one attendee into all of the above 3 days of events. Additionally our VIPs are invited to the Friday night Opening Gala dinner, Saturday night Luʻau Dinner and the Closing Night Sunday Gala dinner or Walter Koenigʻs Birthday Bash! You can pick any two of these special dinner events (a $250 value). Celebrities will be attending and providing entertainment at all three dinners and the Hapuna’s own chef will prepare the menus. VIPs also get preferred seating under the big tent where all of the biggest panels are happening. Limited to 50 VIPs: $575
Some of the people sponsoring this cool shindig are:
- Hawaii Tourism Authority
- Hawaiian Airlines
- Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel
- Big Island Visitorʻs Bureau
- ʻImiloa Astronomy Center
- Big Island Film Office
- Island Planet One Productions
- Institute for Astronomy (IfA)
There will be photo ops which are $40.00 except for Adrienne Wilkinson, Andee Frizzel, Dan Payne and Chuck Campbell they will cost $35.00
Tell me have any of you ever went to something like this before? I have not.