Catch the Wave

The popular Wizard World convention is heading to North Carolina! On August 3-5, 2018, Wizard World is taking over the Benton Convention Center on 301 West 5th Street in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. 

Special guests attending the show include David Mazouz, Robin Lord Taylor, and Sean Pertwee (Gotham), Ruth Connell and Lisa Berry (Supernatural), Thomas Ian Nicholas (American Pie), Katy Farina (Steven Universe), Rian Sygh (Rick & Morty), Shane Pierce (Penny Dreadful), Chris Sims (X-Men ’92), Lilian Oake (Nahtaia: A Jaydürian Adventure), Joshua Robertson (Thrice Nine Legends Saga), Musetap Studios, Catawampus Press, Hap Lea (The Darkness of Light), Chris Wharton (Giant!), Vulgardragon’s Den, Ray Wenck (Ghost of a Chance), Mirkywood Emporium, Dungeonwears, Wolly NcNair (Archie), Ben Towle (Oyster War), John Hartness (The Black Knight Chronicles), Brian Shearer (Doctor Who), Jeremy Clark (Grimm Fairy Tales), Lindsey Garner (EarthPrism), Chuck Carte (Sci-Fried Eggs), and many more to be announced as the show draws closer. 

Throughout the three-day show, fans can expect an exciting lineup of programming and entertainment, celebrity Q&As, comics-themed sessions, costume contests, movie screenings, and evening parties to name a few. Celebrate the best in pop culture, movies, television, gaming, tech, comics, sci-fi, graphic novels, toys, original art, collectibles, and more. Be sure to visit the show’s website in the days leading up to the convention for a full program guide. 

Wizard World Winston-Salem is running Friday 4 PM to 9 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday 10 AM to 4 PM. One-day passes are $20 for Friday, $25 for Saturday, and $20 for Sunday. A three-day pass is available for $40, while children 10 and under are admitted free with a paying adult. VIP packages are also currently available. 

For more information on the upcoming convention, or to purchase tickets, visit wizardworld.com