You will be ready for a break and a little fun after all those workshops, seminars and business meetings. Below are some activities and events that take place at the hotel. For more fun ideas, see 2015 Convention Tours, the Recreation Zone, and the agendas of the many affiliates and groups for more mixers, luncheons and parties.
Saturday, July 4
4:00 PM - 7:30 PM: Star Trek Old West Movie Party. $22 ($24), Kathryn Johnson’s Suite
Hitch a ride on the Wagon Train to the stars: Strap on your Phaser; join Kirk, Spock, and McCoy at the OK Corral. Help Worf and Data save Deadwood from outlaws. Watch episodes, enjoy cowboy food, games and prizes.
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM Deep in the Heart of Texas, $12 ($15), Houston Ballroom A
Come one, come all to the Dallas Welcome Party! Country western music, dancing, cash bar, snacks and door prizes. Sponsored by the Dallas host committee.
Sunday, July 5
12:15 PM: Sports Fanatics' Luncheon $16 ($18), City View 8
Take a break from the serious work of the convention and indulge yourself in the world of sports. Just about anything might happen in the wilds of Texas!
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM: Newsreelers Get Together. $10 ($12), City View 5
Thursday, July 9, San Antonio Ballroom 1
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM: Birdman, Audio Described! $5 ($5)
2015 Academy Award winner for best film, Best Directing and Best Original Screen play. A washed-up actor who once played an iconic superhero battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career and himself in the days leading up to the opening of his Broadway play.