March 18, 2016 3:06 pm
Updated: March 18, 2016 3:20 pm

Leonard Nimoy’s son to attend Vul-Con in Vulcan, Alta.

Adam Nimoy, seen here at ComicCon 2015.

Courtesy: Vulcan Tourism

Adam Nimoy, the son of the late Leonard Nimoy – will make an appearance at Vul-Con 2016 in Vulcan, Alta. this July.

The Town of Vulcan will reveal an honourary plaque paying tribute to Leonard Nimoy at the Spock Bust in the town’s centre on Saturday, July 9.

Adam will be there to perform the unveiling. He will also participate in a Q&A session on stage at the convention halls.

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Other guests will include Robert Beltran (Commander Chakotay), Sally Kellerman, Robyn Curtis, Julie Cobb, Rosemary Morgan, Dominic Keating, Andrew Robinson and Manu Intiraymi.

Star Trek historians John and Maria Jose Tenuto will also be in attendance.

READ MORE: ‘Star Trek’ star Leonard Nimoy dies at 83 

Leonard Nimoy, best known for playing half-human, half-Vulcan Mr. Spock in the original Star Trek TV series and a number of movies, died last Februrary. He was 83.

Nimoy’s wife Susan and son Adam confirmed the actor died of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

The actor’s friend and Star Trek co-star William Shatner tweeted: “I loved him like a brother. We will all miss his humour, his talent, and his capacity to love.”

Vulcan, Alta. is the official Star Trek capital of Canada.

In 2013, the town celebrated its centennial and the grand opening of Canada’s first and only Star Trek museum.

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