Catch the Wave

Comics, rock memorabilia, collectibles, steampunk and more lead the Chicago Pop Culture Con on November 24-25, 2018. The two-day show is being held at the Pheasant Run Mega Center and Ballroom on 4051 East Main Street in St. Charles, Illinois.

Special guests attending the show include Butch Patrick (The Munsters), Michael Copon (Power Rangers Time Force), Scott Beaderstadt (The Mummy), Nigel “Nitro Hot Fire” (NerdTorch Cafe), Steve Michaels (pro wrestler), Vincenzo Badalamenti (illusionist), Nick Slicer and Kyle “The Gorehound” Boatright (All-New Culture Cast), Phil Hore (The Order of the Dragon), Craig Hodges (Chicago Bulls), Frank Fosco (Legionnaires), Jim Morrissey (Chicago Bears), Richie and C.J. Ramone (The Ramones), Rick Goldschmidt (The Enchanted World of Rankin/Bass: A Portfolio), Karen Schaeperkoetter (Lame Brains), Jeremy Clark (GFT: Apocalypse), David Taylor II (Lucifer: Soldiers, Serpents, and Sin), John Borowski (The Strange Case of Dr. H.H. Holmes), Ron Fitzgerald (The Item), Rebecca Whitaker (Bachelor Pad Magazine), Deadgar’s Dark Coffin Classics, Kid Yuki and The Otakus and cosplayers Chicago POC Cosplayers, The Finest: A G.I. Joe Costume Club, Gone Rogue Burlesque, Siryn Rae Victori Belle and Lila Lucy. 

Across the two-day show, attendees can browse through collectibles from anime, comics, toys, fantasy, gaming, music and horror film memorabilia, sci-fi, steampunk, TV and movies, sports memorabilia, and so much more! During the event, the Dr. Strange Archive will also be adding the Dr. Strange Sanctum Sanctorum Vishanti Window prop to their exhibit. 

The con is running Saturday 9 AM to 6 PM and Sunday 9 AM to 3 PM. Tickets are available at the gate for $12 either day, while children 12 and under are admitted for free with an adult. Parking at the show is also free.

For more information on the upcoming convention visit chicagopopculturecon.com.