Catch the Wave

Suit up Windy City natives, Wizard World Chicago is blowing into town on August 22-25, 2019. The annual show is being held at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center on 5555 North River Road in Rosemont, Illinois.

Exciting guests attending the show include Jason Momoa (Aquaman), Ben McKenzie and Morena Baccarin (Gotham), Melissa Joan Hart (Sabrina, the Teenage Witch), Cary Elwes and Chris Sarandon (The Princess Bride), David Giuntoli (Grimm), George Wendt (Cheers), Henry Winkler (Happy Days), Matt Ryan (Constantine), Daniel Cudmore (X-Men), Dean Cain (Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman), Katrina Law (Arrow), Drew Powell (Gotham), Teddy Sears (The Flash), Kevin Conroy (Batman: The Animated Series), Lou Ferrigno (The Incredible Hulk), Thomas Ian Nicholas (American Pie), Lisa Marie Varon (pro wrestler), Christopher Priest (Justice League), Gerry Conway (Superman), Stuart Sayger (Shiver in the Dark), Joe Corroney (Star Wars: Empire), Thomas Estrada (The Road to El Dorado), Tim Lattie (Ghostbusters), Gavin Smith (The Accelerators), Kurt Lehner (Marvel Action Hour), James Morris (Three Kingdoms Trilogy), Mog Park (Game of Thrones), and Will O’Shire (Greed: An Urban Fantasy Heist).

Wizard World invites fans of all ages to celebrate the best in movies, television, gaming, live entertainment, comics, science fiction, graphic novels, toys, original art, collectibles, contests, and more. Between celebrity photo and autograph sessions, a fully decked out artists alley and exhibitors floor, anime, video games and workshops, Wizard World Chicago has something for everyone. The show will also feature the annual Wizard World Cosplay Contest for the chance to win major prizes. 

The con is running Thursday 4 PM to 9 PM, Friday 12 PM to 7 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday 10 AM to 4 PM. One-day passes are $35 for Thursday, $45 for Friday, $55 for Saturday, $45 for Sunday, and $95 for the full weekend. Children 10 and under are admitted free when accompanied by a paid adult. VIP packages are currently still available. 

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