Ticonderoga, NY – June 9, 2017 – STAR TREK Original Series Set Tour licensed by CBS is pleased to announce they will host a Grand Opening/Summer Kick-off in coordination with the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce on Friday, June 23rd, 2017. STAR TREK Original Series Set Tour is located at 112 Montcalm Street in historic Ticonderoga, NY.
On June 23rd from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM Ticonderoga Area (Ticonderoga, Crown Point, Hague, Moriah, & Putnam) residents (with proof of residency) will be able to visit the set tour complimentary and board the Starship Enterprise.
Community members, visitors, and media are invited to celebrate with STAR TREK Original Series Set Tour at 4:00 PM for a ribbon cutting event as part of the Grand Opening/Summer Kick Off celebration. Representatives from CBS, Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce, Town of Ticonderoga, and the Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership will be part of the event with STAR TREK Original Series Set Tour.
Friday, June 23rd will kick-off the Ultimate Insiders Weekend at the STAR TREK Original Series Set Tour. On Saturday, June 24th and Sunday, June 25th Members from the STAR TREK Production Team (from Hollywood) will lead tours. In addition they have added apparel and other souvenirs to their offerings including “I Made The Trek To Ticonderoga” t-shirts.
Recreated exactly as they were laid out on the “Desilu” (now Paramount Pictures) Stage 9 in Hollywood for the original 1966-1968 run of Star Trek the sets of the fabulous starship U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 await guests to step aboard and be transported to the world of STAR TREK: The Original Series.
“The smallest details are accurately and lovingly reproduced including an array of props and set decorations. The result is a stunning achievement offering the most complete and accurate reproduction of the original standing sets of STAR TREK. Visitors can receive guided tours, photo opportunities, and an immerse experience into the world of the classic television series,” shared James Cawley Owner and Operator of STAR TREK Original Series Set Tour.
As a reminder the third annual Trekonderoga event will take place on the weekend of August 25-27, from Friday afternoon through Sunday afternoon. It will be held in Ticonderoga, New York, on the banks of Lake George and Lake Champlain. Trekonderoga – 2017 will again show its special nature as a small, intimate setting where you can meet stars and participate in events up-close, all in a beautiful and historic setting in the Adirondacks.
As with all events similar to Trekonderoga your paid admission entitles you to: Admission for all three days of our activities, Full and free access to the Celebrity Autograph room including Walter Koenig and Nichelle Nichols (celebrities charge an extra fee for their autographs), All panels and presentations, Access to the vendors and vendor space, One Tour of our meticulously recreated Star Trek sets, and Celebrity Question & Answer Panels.
“We hope you can join us in celebrating with STAR TREK Original Series Set Tour our newest area attraction on June 23rd. This venture by James Cawley has already had a significant impact on the local economy and will continue to grow its impact on the region each and every year. STAR TREK Original Series Set Tour is drawing in thousands of people and introducing them to the Ticonderoga Area and all it has to offer. We look forward to working with James for many years to come,” shared Matthew Courtright – TACC Executive Director.
For more information on the Grand Opening/Summer Kick-off you can also contact the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce at 518-585-6619, visit www.ticonderogany.com or the TACC facebook page for detailed event information.
The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce – The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) is a non-profit organization that serves, markets, and promotes the Ticonderoga area including, Ticonderoga, Crown Point, Hague, Moriah, and Putnam, NY. TACC’s vision is to be the leading advocate for business, serving as a driving force in the economic vitality of the greater Ticonderoga Area, uniting communities and maximizing resources. The mission of the TACC is to initiate and provide programs, services, and leadership
which will enhance a cooperative business community and create a vibrant economy, making the Ticonderoga Area an exceptional place to live, work, and visit. The Ticonderoga Area in New York is located in the Adirondacks along Lake Champlain and Lake George. For more information on the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce or the Ticonderoga Area please visit www.ticonderogany.com, “like” the Chamber on facebook or “follow” TiconderogaADK on twitter.
Matthew Courtright, Executive Director
Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce
firstname.lastname@example.org or 518-585-6619