Wizard World comes to Chicago! Meet & take photos with Cosplayers, Comic Book Authors, Illustrators, and collectors! Purchase exclusive merchandise and collectibles or pick up a nostalgic unopened toy from one of the vendor booths.
“Gotham” stars Ben McKenzie, Morena Baccarin and Drew Powell, Cary Elwes (The Princess Bride, “Stranger Things”), Henry Winkler (“Happy Days,” “Barry”), Chris Sarandon (The Princess Bride, Nightmare Before Christmas), Daniel Cudmore (X-Men, The Twilight Saga), George Wendt (“Cheers”), Melissa Joan Hart (“Sabrina, the Teenage Witch,” “Melissa and Joey”), Katrina Law (“Arrow,” “Spartacus: Blood and Sand”) and David Giuntoli (“Grimm,” “A Million Little Things”) are among the highlights as dozens of celebrities and industry professionals at the 2019 Wizard World Chicago, part of North America’s largest pop-culture touring expo, August 22-25 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont.
Tens of thousands of fans will be on hand to celebrate the best in pop culture: movies, comics, cosplay, video gaming, television, original art, collectibles, contests and more. Wizard World Chicago will also feature non-stop live entertainment throughout extended evening hours, gaming, exclusive Q&A sessions with top celebrities, movie screenings, anime, kids zone and more, hosted by Kato Kaelin. Top creators scheduled to attend are Kurt Lehner (“Gargoyles,” “Marvel Action Hour”), Jeremy Clark (“Grimm Fairy Tales,” “Day of the Dead”), Claudio Aboy (DC Comics), Stuart Sayger (“G.I. Joe,” “KISS”), Gerry Conway (“Punisher,” “The Amazing Spider-Man”) and more.
Admissions start at $34.99, kids 10 and under free. Visit http://wizd.me/ChicagoPR for more info.
Thursday, August 22, 4-9 p.m.
Friday, August 23, noon-7 p.m.
Saturday, August 24, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Sunday, August 25, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
kids 10 and under free