Shore Leave #22 - STLV 101 Part 1 with John Krikorian
Originally released on May 14, 2017
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It's everything you wanted to know about the Star Trek Las Vegas Convention on our 2-hour "STLV 101" episode with special guest, Las Vegas native, John Krikorian! Starting with your arrival in Vegas, we cover a TON of convention topics including hotels and getting around Vegas, pre-registration and ticket packages, all about the convention space, dining and grocery options, Las Vegas safety and LOTS LOTS MORE!
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00:02:42 - Travel : McCarran Airport, Transportation to the Rio including taxis, shuttles, Uber & Lyft 00:14:50 - Hotels & Accommodations : The Rio, Gold Coast, Palms and other options 00:20:55 - Fitness While Travelling : Rio Hotel Fitness Center Info 00:24:00 - Smoking at the Rio 00:26:58 - Heather's experience staying at the Gold Coast 00:29:55 - Getting Around : The Palms Hotel 00:31:35 - Getting Around : Getting from the Rio to the strip 00:33:58 - Heath Tips : Vegas safety and staying hydrated 00:37:30 - STLV Ticket Packages : Gold, Captain's Chair, Copper & General Admission Package Tier Levels 00:49:56 - Aftermarket Tickets : Buying STLV tickets from from someone other than Creation Entertainment 00:51:36 - STLV Single-Day Tickets 00:54:07 - The Main Stage : About reserved seating and the main panel theater 01:00:30 - Discounted tickets : Groupon and Gold Star 01:03:30 - Pre-Registration for package ticket holders 01:09:59 - STLV Convention Space Layout 01:16:58 - Photo Ops : Dedicated room for professional photos and buying tickets at the convention 01:18:37 - The DeForest Kelley Theater (secondary panel space) 01:23:52 - Quark's Bar 01:25:45 - The Roddenberry Stage 01:29:28 - The Celebrity Room : autographs and tableside photo ops 01:31:07 - The Vendor's Room 01:36:45 - Things to do and places to eat inside the Rio and Gold Coast 01:41:06 - Places to eat outside of the Rio and Gold Coast 01:44:06 - Grocery and liquor store shopping outside the convention 01:48:52 - Restaurants and fast-food chains you may not have at home 01:50:30 - Other things to do around Las Vegas