Catch the Wave

Heroes, villains, and zombies? Oh my. On April 19-21, 2019, Heroes & Villains Chicago will be located directly across the hall from Walker Stalker Chicago, giving fans the chance to engage with both fandoms for the price of one ticket. The shows are being held in the Donald E Stephens Convention Center on 5555 North River Road in Rosemont, Illinois.

Exciting guests attending the show include Katrina Law, Kirk Acevedo, Rick Gonzalez, Katherine McNamara, and Colton Haynes (Arrow), Jon Bernthal, Josh Stewart, and Jason R. Moore (The Punisher), Danielle Panabaker, Tom Cavanagh, and Danielle Nicolet (The Flash), Henry Thomas, Violet McGraw and Julian Hilliard (The Haunting of Hill House), Dylan McDermott (American Horror Story), Michael Rooker (Guardians of the Galaxy), Brandon Routh and Courtney Ford (Legends of Tomorrow), Chandler Riggs, Alanna Masterson, Michael Cudlitz, Ross Marquand, Tom Payne, Khary Payton, Lennie James, Katelyn Nacon, Sarah Wayne Callies, Cailey Fleming, and Cooper Andrews (The Walking Dead), Lindsley Register, Jenna Elfman, and Garret Dillahunt (Fear the Walking Dead). 

Although Heroes & Villains Fan Fest Chicago has offered a sneak peak at their extensive guest list, they have yet to reveal their full program guide. Be sure to visit the show’s website as the convention draws closer for an updated guest list and full program schedule. As in past years, the show will feature panels, workshops, photo and autograph sessions, cosplay contests, as well as an artist alley and exhibitors floor.

The con is running Friday 3 PM to 8 PM, Saturday 10:30 AM to 6 PM, and Sunday 10:30 AM to 5 PM. One-day passes are $30 for Friday, $50 for Saturday, and $50 for Sunday. A two-day weekend pass is available for $79 with a full weekend pass available for $104. Children 10 and under are admitted free with a paid adult.

For more on the upcoming convention, or to purchase tickets, visit heroesfanfest.com/chicago.