Catch the Wave

Flashback Weekend Chicago Horror Con is coming up soon on August 2-4, 2019. The horror event will be held at the Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare Hotel, 5440 N. River Road, Rosemont, IL.

The guest list includes Bruce Campbell and Sam Raimi (The Evil Dead), Robert Englund, Heather Langenkamp, and Amanda Wyss (A Nightmare on Elm Street), Lance Henriksen (Aliens), Tony Todd and Virginia Madsen (Candyman), Ted Raimi and Robert Kurtzman (Evil Dead 2), Lisa Wilcox, Tuesday Knight, and Toy Newkirk (A Nightmare on Elm Street 4), Melinda Clarke (Return of the Living Dead 3), Cerina Vincent (Cabin Fever), and Alicia Witt (Urban Legend).

They’ll also host a Night of the Creeps reunion with Fred Dekker, Tom Atkins, Jason Lively, Jill Whitlow, Steve Marshall, Allan Kayser, and Ken Heron.

Along with signings and shopping opportunities, the con will host Q&As, screenings, costume contest, and evening events.

On Friday the con is open 3 PM (dealer rooms) and 4 PM (celebrity rooms) to 9 PM, Saturday hours are 10 AM to 5:30 (celebrity rooms) and 6:45 PM (dealer rooms), and Sunday hours are 11 AM to 4 PM.

The weekend pass is $70, Friday is $35, Saturday is $40, and Sunday is $35. More details can be found at flashbackweekend.com.