Catch the Wave

The Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2) will be held on April 26-28, 2024, at McCormick Place, located at 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL.

Comic creators attending the show include Aaron Kuder (Daredevil), Alyssa Wong (Doctor Aphra), Andrew Pepoy (Fables), Art Baltazar (DC Super Pets), Babs Tarr (Batgirl), Ben Templesmith (30 Days of Night), Bob Camp (The Ren & Stimpy Show), Cara McGee (Star Wars: Adventures), Chip Zdarsky (Batman), Chris Claremont (X-Men), Chrissie Zullo Uminga (Lilo & Stitch), Dan Parent (Archie Comics), Eric Powell (The Goon), Frank Cho (Liberty Meadows), Gene Ha (Wonder Woman Historia: The Amazons), Jae Lee (The Inhumans), James Tynion IV (Something is Killing the Children), Jenny Frison (Poison Ivy), Jill Thompson (The Sandman), José Luis García-López (DC Comics Style Guide), Keith Williams (She-Hulk), Ken Lashley (Venom), Klaus Janson (Daredevil), Kyle Higgins (NO/ONE), Mirka Andolfo (Sweet Paprika), Ryan Ottley (Invincible), Sam de la Rosa (Venom Lethal Protector), Stephanie Phillips (Harley Quinn), Tim Seeley (Hack/Slash), Tony Fleecs (Stray Dogs), and Werther Dell’Edera (Something is Killing the Children), plus several others.  

Celebrity guests are Amy Jo Johnson and David Yost (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), Chad Michael Murray and James Lafferty (One Tree Hill), Colleen Clinkenbeard (My Hero Academia), Darren Criss (Glee), Freddie Prinze Jr. and Rachael Leigh Cook (She’s All That), Ian Sinclair (Dragon Ball Super), Luci Christian and Sonny Strait (One Piece), Mads Mikkelsen (Hannibal), MJF, Samoa Joe, and Sting (pro wrestlers), and Paige O’Hara and Richard White (Beauty & the Beast).

C2E2 will host a cosplay central, tattoo pavilion, family headquarters, after dark events, gaming, and more.

The show is open Friday and Saturday from 10 AM to 7 PM and Sunday at 10 AM to 5 PM, with panels and after dark events scheduled until later.

C2E2’s advance three-day general admission is $115, Friday is $55, Saturday is $65, and Sunday is $65.

The complete guest lists, events, and ticket options are available at www.c2e2.com.