Catch the Wave

It’s time to get weird Portland! Three days of pop culture fun are heading your way on January 24-26, 2020, at the Oregon Convention Center on 777 Northeast Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.   

Special guests attending the show include Tom Welling, Michael Rosenbaum, Erica Durance, Laura Vandervoort and John Glover (Smallville), Cary Elwes (The Princess Bride), James Marsters (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Jake Stormoen (The Outpost), Larry Houston, Cal Dodd, Chris Britton, Lenore Zann and George Buza (X-Men: The Animated Series), Tom Cook (Challenge of the SuperFriends), Jed Thomas (Crypt TV), Joe Wos (Mazetoons), Randy Emberlin (Amazing Spider-Man), Mog Park (Game of Thrones), Thom Chiaramonte (Wrongrobot), George Michail (Cover of Darkness), Erik Hodson (Star Wars Topps), Jamie Tyndall (Danger Girl) and Preston Poulter (Standoff at Sparrow Creek). 

Every Wizard World show includes live entertainment, a dedicated kids zone, gaming, and photo op/Q&A sessions with top guests. The annual events bring together fans of all ages to celebrate the best in movies, television, gaming, live entertainment, comics, sci-fi, graphic novels, toys, original art, collectibles, contests and more. The con is also the place for cosplay, with fans young and old showing off their best costumes in the famed Wizard World costume contest. More names, as well as a more detailed program guide, will be announced as the convention draws closer. 

The con 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 $30 for Friday, $55 for Saturday, $45 for Sunday, and $80 for a full weekend pass. Children 10 and under are admitted for free with a paid adult. VIP packages are also available. 

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