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Description

Wizard World Chicago Comic Con is a premier comic book convention for the Chicago area. This premier comic convention is among the largest comic book conventions in the United States, in third place for overall attendance at a single event. Wizard World Chicago Comic Con offers awards ceremonies, a costume contest, panels, seminars, and workshops with comic book professional and features a large floorspace for exhibitors.

Originally showcasing comic books and related popular arts, Wizard World Chicago Comic Con has expanded over the years to include a larger range of pop culture elements, such as professional wrestling, science fiction, fantasy, film, television, horror, animation, anime, manga, toys, collectible card games, video games, webcomics, and fantasy novels.

Wizard World Chicago Comic Con is happening from 22 August 2019, Thursday to 25 August 2019, Sunday at Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The organizer of the event is Wizard World, Inc. It is open to public. The estimated number of attendance is 70,000. The estimated number of exhibitors is 300. The frequency of this event is annual. The event has been running since 1972.

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Exhibits

Start Date
August 22, 2019 (Thursday)
End Date
August 25, 2019 (Sunday)
Venue
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
City
Rosemont, Illinois
Organizer
Wizard World, Inc
Category
Comic Book
Event Type
Consumer Show, Trade Show
Frequency
Annual
Open To
Public
First Year
1972
Thursday 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday 12:00pm - 7:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 7:00pm
Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm

Organizer

  • Wizard World, Inc
  • Wizard World, Inc is a producer of multigenre fan conventions across North America.
  • 3 Marcus Drive
  • Monsey, NY
  • United States of America
  • +1-604-801-5572
  • customercare@wizardworld.com

Venue

  • Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
  • Located in Rosemont, Illinois and built in 1975, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center is one of the largest convention centers in the state, offering a total 840,000 square feet of flexible exhibition space.
  • 9291 Bryn Mawr Avenue
  • Rosemont, IL
  • United States of America
  • +1 847-692-2220
  • +1 847-696-9700
  • descenter@rosemont.com

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