Catch the Wave

Scary dolls, boogeymen, and vampires are heading to the Windy City on August 3-5, 2018 for Flashback Weekend Chicago Horror Con. The event will be held at the Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare Hotel, 5440 North River Road, Rosemont, IL.

Child’s Play stars Brad Dourif, Fiona Dourif, Tom Holland, Alex Vincent, and Christine Elise will appear at the show. They’ll host Friday the 13th Jason Voorhees actors Ken Kirzinger, Ted White, Steve Dash, Tom Morga, and C.J. Graham, plus a Friday the 13th The Final Chapter reunion with Peter Barton, Lawrence Monoson, and Judie Aronson.

A Fright Night reunion will include Holland, William Ragsdale, Amanda Bearse, Stephen Geoffreys, Steve Johnson, and Jonathan Stark. Additional guests are Dana Delorenzo and Ray Santiago (Ash vs Evil Dead), Cerina Vincent (Cabin Fever), Michael Berryman (The Hills Have Eyes), Paul T. Taylor (Hellraiser Judgment), Lynn Lowry (The Crazies), and John Russo (Night of the Living Dead).

The Friday outdoor movie will be Child’s Play, hosted by Holland, Dourif, Vincent, and other film guests. The Saturday outdoor movie will be Fright Night, hosted by Holland, Ragsdale, Bearse, Geoffreys, and other film guests.

The con runs Friday 3 PM (dealer rooms) and 4 PM (autograph rooms) to 9 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 6 PM (autographs) and 6:45 PM (dealers), and Sunday 11 AM to 4 PM.

The ultimate weekend package is $199, regular weekend package is $65, Friday is $35, Saturday is $35, and Sunday is $30. Kids 7-13 years old get in for $10 per day or $20 for the weekend and children 6 and younger get in for free.

To view the full schedule times, purchase tickets, and get all the con details at flashbackweekend.com.