Venue Details

1 Star Starred
The Westin O'Hare Hotel
6100 N. River Road Rosemont, IL 60018
847-698-6000
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Pay parking or you could take the blue line and walk two blocks
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No food and drink for sale other than hotel gift shop or Micky D's a half a block away
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Reviews & Ratings

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3.4 average rating
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10 events
9 reviews
5 stars
attended Oct 01 2011

Me and my husband went in TNG costumes and we had a great time. We really enjoyed guest appearances on Saturday and we had a chance to meet other fans. It was our first ST Con in Chicago and if we didn't have Goldstar we wouldn't have idea that...continued

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11 events
7 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 01 2011

It was nerd heaven. So amazing! As I have heard with Creation events, photos and autographs were a bit over-priced, but there was a good selection of guest stars, I was able to meet some really cool people!

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12 events
4 reviews
2 stars
attended Oct 01 2011

This was my first fan convention ever, so I definitely wouldn't have gone had it not been for this deal. But now? I would totally go back next year. I loved it! My boyfriend and I geeked out so much -- and I probably geeked out more. The...continued

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Website

http://www.creationent.com/cal/stchi.htm

Description

The “Official Convention” Celebration of the 45th Anniversary of Star Trek concludes with a visit to Chicago, one of the true hotbeds of Trek fandom. Join the fun of a full weekend devoted to Gene Roddenberry’s legacy and enjoy the guests, events, and fellow fans from around the globe! Creation Entertainment is working round the clock to provide a fantastic three days for all attendees. Visit the event website for the most up-to-date information.

Guests Include:

  • Leonard Nimoy (Spock). Appearing on stage Sunday and doing his photography seminar on Saturday evening from 7:30 pm to 9 pm.
  • Brent Spiner (“Data” of Star Trek The Next Generation). Appearing Saturday and Sunday
  • Nichelle Nichols  (Lt. Uhura of classic Star Trek). Appearing Saturday
  • Dominic Keating (Malcolm Reed of Star Trek: Enterprise). Appearing Friday
  • Nana Visitor (Major Kira of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine). Appearing Sunday
  • Arlene Martel (T’Pring in the classic original series episode “Amok Time”).
  • Jonathan Frakes – (Commander Riker of Star Trek: The Next Generation). Appearing Saturday and Sunday

* John De Lancie (“Q” of Star Trek: The Next Generation). Appearing Sunday

  • Connor Trinneer (“Trip” of Star Trek: Enterprise). Appearing Friday
  • Rene Auberjonois (“Odo” of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine). Appearing Sunday
  • Garth Pillsbury (Original classic Star Trek: as Wilson in “Mirror, Mirror” and as Troglyte prisoner in “Cloud Minders”).

About the Ticket Supplier: Creation Entertainment

Founded in 1971 by Gary Berman and Adam Malin, two young teenage sci-fi fans in New York, Creation Entertainment continues a 37 year tradition of producing the world’s leading conventions for fans of genre television and film. Inventing the concept of “traveling” fan conventions, Creation has brought its brand of live interactive entertainment events to over three million attendees throughout the United States, Canada and Great Britain.