Buzz Aldrin’s ShareSpace Foundation To Celebrate Anniversary of Apollo 11 Moon Landing
By Space Coast Daily // July 23, 2016
SET SATURDAY AT KSC Visitor Complex
BREVARD COUNTY, KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLORIDA – Join Buzz Aldrin’s ShareSpace Foundation as they celebrate the anniversary of Apollo 11’s moon landing with a black-tie event at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex.
George Takei, best known for his role as Mr. Sulu in Star Trek: The Original Series), will join Buzz to host this special black-tie event.
Featuring fellow Star Trek alumna Nichelle Nichols (Uhura), long-time space news reporter John Zarrella (CNN), who will serve as the evening’s emcee, and NASA astronauts from each era of manned space flight, this Gala will celebrate the 47th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 mission as well as the 50th anniversary of Star Trek: The Original Series.
During the evening you will have the opportunity to:
- View NASA’s restricted property (such as the launch pads and Vehicle Assembly Building)
- Enjoy a reception and open bar
- Receive an exclusive professional photo with specials hosts
- Dine underneath one of the only remaining Saturn V rockets in the world
- Enjoy a decadent dessert spread and specialty coffee
- Explore the award-winning Apollo/Saturn V facility
- Experience an engaging program with Aldrin and Takei as they share their experiences
Also included will be an Apollo 11 Memorabilia Silent Auction and special raffle, available only to gala attendees. Secure your SPACE today to go boldly where no man has gone before and don’t miss this exclusive affair.
Tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served basis. Special rates are available for educators, students, and active military.
Event proceeds benefit Buzz Aldrin’s ShareSpace Foundation, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to igniting children’s passions for science, technology, engineering, arts and math by providing educators with interactive and engaging hands-on educational activities.
ABOVE VIDEO: Astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins blast off on the Apollo 11 mission, 47 years ago this week.
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