San Diego Comic-Con is back in full swing, for the first event since 2019. Paramount+ will be there promoting the Star Trek Universe, with a central focus on three series this year. This will include a panel along with more promotions around con. Here is the scoop.
Star Trek Universe in Hall H
Once again Star Trek will be hitting the big stage with a Hall H panel. It will be held on Saturday, July 23, 12:45 – 2:15 PM, featuring back-to-back conversations with the casts and executive producers from Picard, Lower Decks, and Strange New Worlds. According to the official announcement, the panel cover the latest seasons and “tease what’s ahead, along with a few reveals and surprises.”
The panel will be moderated by Star Trek: Picard director and Back to the Future actress Lea Thompson and feature executive producers Alex Kurtzman and Rod Roddenberry.
Individual show panelists include:
- PICARD: Cast members Patrick Stewart and Gates McFadden.
- LOWER DECKS: Cast members Jack Quaid, Tawny Newsome, Noël Wells and Dawnn Lewis and creator and executive producer Mike McMahan.
- STRANGE NEW WORLDS: Cast members Anson Mount, Ethan Peck, Christina Chong, Celia Rose Gooding Paul Wesley (the new James T. Kirk).
Trek round the Con
Paramount+ will also be on the convention floor with Booth #3529 with an “interactive booth space for fans to experience a mountain of entertainment.” Fans can scan a QR code located on a mountain sculpt on the outside of the booth to watch their favorite characters come to life from their phone. Once inside the booth, fans will have the opportunity to experience a mountain climb led by some of their favorite characters from Star Trek, Sonic the Hedgehog 2, SpongeBob Squarepants, and Halo. After making the climb, they will be led to a game where they can win different swag as well as take a photo to share on social media.
There are also a couple of Star Trek promotions outside the convention center…
Paramount+ Presents “STAR TREK’S 10 FORWARD: THE EXPERIENCE” in San Diego.
For all of you “Star Trek” fans out there, look no further! Paramount+ is bringing “STAR TREK’S 10 FORWARD: THE EXPERIENCE” to San Diego this July. Step foot inside this one-of-a-kind immersive “Star Trek” experience with tasty food, intergalactic drinks, a multitude of photo opportunities and interactive activations. Walk away with exclusive merch you can only buy at the experience. All species are welcome to attend including Vulcans, Kelpiens, Saurians, Cardassians, and Humans. The tickets for “10 FORWARD” sold out quickly, but you can still purchase exclusive merch and enjoy a beverage outdoors in the official “STARFLEET OUTPOST” beer garden. Entry is first come, first served. Live long and prosper! Thursday, July 21 – Sunday, July 24; 340 Fifth Ave, San Diego, 92101.
Wrath of P’Khan Coolhaus Ice Cream Truck.
In celebration of the 40th anniversary of Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, women-owned ice cream brand Coolhaus will be bringing fans in San Diego free, limited-edition Wrath of P’Khan ice cream sandwiches via a branded truck. The film-inspired wrapped truck will be visiting fans on Saturday, July 23, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM, PT (or while supplies last) at Petco Park Interactive Zone; 100 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101. Visit WrathOfPKhan.com for more details.
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