Catch the Wave

Marylanders, are you ready for an epic convention experience? Well get ready, Shore Leave is headed your way on July 7-9, 2017. The convention is being held at the Hunt Valley Inn, located on 245 Shawan Road in Hunt Valley, Maryland.

Guests attending the convention include Kevin Sussman (The Big Bang Theory), Martina Sirtis and Michael Dorn, (Star Trek: The Next Generation), Michael Hogan and Luciana Carro (Battlestar Galactica), Jodelle Ferland, Mike Dopund and Marc Bendavid (Dark Matter), Lorraine Anderson (Star Trek: Strange New Worlds), Derek Tyler Attico (Gods of Justice), Russ Colcham (Crossline), Keith R.A. DeCandido (Tales of Asgard), Michael Jan Friedman (Altered States of the Union), Amy Imhoff (Shoes & Starships), Hildy Silverman (Space and Time), Howard Weinstein (Tales of the Crimson Keep), Richard C. White (Gauntlet Dark Legacy: Paths of Evil), Steven H. Wilson (Elsewhere in the Middle of Eternity), and Greg Cox (Legacies: Captain to Captain). As well as the performers The Chromatics, The Boogie Knights and Luna-C.

Shore Leave will feature a TARDIS photo booth, Mystery Trekkie Theatre 3000, the annual Meet the Pros party, and a mac-daddy game room. In addition to a Temple of Trek Chior, afternoon tea session, an evening dance party and a Filk Concert and Chasos Flik event. There will also be a masquerade event, various panels and workshops, an art show, small budget film track, and even stargazing events.

The con is running Friday 9 AM to 8:30 PM, Saturday 9 AM to 6 PM, and Sunday 9 AM to 3 PM. One day passes are $40 for Friday, $75 for Saturday, and $45 for Sunday. Children 5-12 are admitted for $20 each day, while teens 13-17 are admitted for $55.

For more information on the upcoming convention, or to purchase tickets, visit www.shore-leave.com/.