KIRK, LUKE, Q ... WHO ELSE DO YOU NEED?Byline: - Daily News
Next weekend there will be strange happenings right in the middle of Pasadena.
Not unusual, you say. But in this case we're talking about the Trekkies and out-of-this-world devotees who will be converging on Creation Entertainment's 13th annual Grand Slam grand slam
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And just to throw in a little weirdness, Nick Stahl, the star of the HBO Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO)
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In addition to the celebs (some of whom you can get autographs from or have pictures taken with), there are costume and trivia contests, displays of collectibles (some of which will be auctioned) and previews of upcoming sci-fi shows and films.
The event takes place at the Pasadena Center, 300 E. Green Street. Show hours are noon to 6 p.m. on Friday, and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets for adults ($25) are available at all Ticketmaster outlets, (213) 480-3232 or www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets for children 7 to 12 are $20 at the door only; children 6 and under are free with a parent or guardian. For more information, call (818) 409-0960 or visit www.creationent.com.
Jolene Blalock of ``Enterprise'' is scheduled to appear at this weekend's Sci-Fi Summit in Pasadena.