New convention marks Star Trek’s 50th Anniversary

This year, one of the biggest icons of pop culture is celebrating it’s 50th anniversary… and it’s celebrating in style.  Star Trek, who not only has a new TV show coming but also a new film this year, will be getting a new, massive three-day convention in New York.

Dubbed Star Trek: Mission New York, it will take place from September 2-4 in New York, New York at the Javits Center. Info on tickets, hotels and other conventiony thing is coming soon at the official Star Trek Missions site.

This is just one of many events planned to celebrate Star Trek‘s 50th anniversary, which premiered on Sept. 8, 1966.

For more info on these events, check out USA Today’s story.

Thinking about going to the convention? Excited for any of the other events?  Let us know in the comments below!



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