Catch the Wave

Fan Expo Chicago will be held at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, at 5555 N. River Road, in Rosemont, Illinois, on July 7-10, 2022.

Celebrity guests are Nathan Fillion (Firefly), Brec Bassinger (Stargirl), Charlie Hunnam, Ron Perlman, Theo Rossi, and Ryan Hurst (Sons of Anarchy), Elijah Wood, Dominic Monaghan, Sean Astin, and Billy Boyd (Lord of the Rings), Anthony Daniels (Star Wars), Ming-Na Wen (The Book of Boba Fett), Gina Carano and Carl Weathers (The Mandalorian), Ashley Eckstein (The Clone Wars), Peyton List and Jacob Bertrand (Cobra Kai), Kevin Smith, Jason Mewes, Brian O’Halloran, Jeff Anderson, and Trevor Fehrman (Clerks), Brent Spiner, Levar Burton, Jonathan Frakes, Gates McFadden, and John De Lancie (Star Trek: The Next Generation), and Corey Feldman, Kerri Green, and Ke Huy Quan (The Goonies).

Comic creators attending include Brian Michael Bendis (Naomi), Geoff Johns (Stargirl), Joe Quesada (Marvel CCO), Greg Capullo (Batman), Leinil Francis Yu (X-Men), Jorge Molina (Batman), Zeb Wells (The Amazing Spider-Man), Jock (Batman: One Dark Knight), Steve McNiven (Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters), José Luis García-López (DC Comics Style Guide), Jae Lee (Seven Sons), Simon Bisley (Lobo), Alessandro Cappuccio (Moon Knight), Franceso Manna (Carnage), Dike Ruan (Shang-Chi), Michael Golden (The ‘Nam), David Mack (Daredevil), Ben Templesmith (Wormwood), Tony Harris (Starman), and Francesco Mobili (Secret X-Men), among many others.

The convention will be open on Thursday from 4 PM to 9 PM, Friday at 10 AM to 7 PM, Saturday at 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday at 10 AM to 5 PM.

Fan Expo Chicago advance three-day tickets are $89, Thursday is $22, Friday is $37, Saturday is $52, and Sunday is $42.

The full guest list, ticket purchases, and more details can be found on the Fan Expo website.