Gatecon 2008. August 21-24, 2008
Convention, Vancouver, BC
Richard Dean Anderson appeared as the very special guest at the Gatecon Family Reunion held at the Sheraton Wall Centre in Vancouver. Other guests at the convention weekend included Cliff Simon, Corin Nemec, Alex Zahara, Dan Payne, Gary Jones, Dan Shea, Steve Bacic, Garry Chalk, Garwin Sanford, Bruce Woloshyn, Andee Frizzell, David Winning, Dean Aylesworth, and Dean Haglund. In addition, several other Stargate guests dropped by to share the weekend, including Amanda Tapping, Peter Williams, Tom McBeath, Jan Newman, Michael Greenburg, Paul McGillion, Fulvio Cecere, and Kaj-Erik Eriksen. The weekend focused its charity fundraising activities in support of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, and Captain Paul Watson of SSCS shared the stage with Richard on Friday during a very special day of activities which included panels and presentations by members of the organization dedicated to the protection and preservation of marine ecosystems and species.
PLEASE NOTE: Transcripts from the convention weekend will be uploaded as they are completed. Please be patient! My most sincere thanks to the many fans who have offered to share their excellent photos to be posted on this site. I am currently sorting through hundreds of images, and these will be uploaded in stages as well. For the moment, only a tiny selection of the pictures has been included to give a taste of the Gatecon weekend. More will follow! Use the links below to view completed sections.
Photos courtesy of Paja, with many thanks.
Transcript written by KateR. The Gatecon Family Reunion 2008 is a production of Gatecon and Legends Memorabilia. August 21-24, 2008.