Chicago Comic Con 2017

Wizard World Chicago Comic Con

24 Aug 2017 - 27 Aug 2017
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Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
Rosemont / Chicago / Illinois / United States of America

Wizard World Chicago Comic Con is a premier comic book convention for the Chicago area where pop culture comes to life. 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. Chicago Comic Con offers awards ceremonies, a costume contest, panels, seminars, and workshops with comic book professional and features a large floorspace for exhibitors. This 4 days comic book convention is being organized by Wizard World, Inc. The venue of this event is Donald E. Stephens Convention Center which is located in Rosemont, Illinois, United States of America. The event will be held from 24 August 2017, Thursday to 27 August 2017, Sunday. Chicago Comic Con 2017 will showcase a wide range of products and services related to comic book, anime & manga sectors from the leading exhibitors such as comic books and related popular arts, movies, science fiction, fantasy, film, television, horror, wrestling, animation, anime, manga, toys, collectible card games, video gaming, games, webcomics, fantasy novels, graphic novels, MMA, original art, collectibles. The approximate number of exhibitors that will exhibit at this event is over 300. Over 70,000 visitors are expected at this comic book convention. Visitor profile of this event includes general public, fans, trade & consumer press, media, distributors, chain buyers, licensing companies, educators, and retailers. The frequency of Chicago Comic Con is annual. This comic book convention has been running since 1972.

  Address : 9291 Bryn Mawr Avenue

  City : Rosemont, IL

  Country : United States of America

  Phone : +1 847-692-2220

  Website : Click here for venue website

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

Located in Rosemont, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, also known as Rosemont Convention Center, has exhibition space of 840.000 square feet (78.000 square meters) exhibition space that is perfect for most small to large shows. With its flexibility, The DES Convention Center can be configured any way you'd like.

Organized by

Wizard World, Inc

Founded in 1991, Wizard World, Inc, one of North America’s most diverse digital entertainment and events companies, is a producer of pop culture and live multimedia conventions (Comic Cons) across North America to celebrate the entertainment industry, graphic novels, comic books, sci-fi, anime, manga, collectibles, horrors, movies, TV shows, gaming, technology, toys and social networking. The company's events feature celebrities from movies and TV, artists and writers, and events such as premiers, gaming tournaments, panels, and costume contests.

Address: 3960 Howard Hughes Pkwy Ste 500

City: Las Vegas, NV

Country: United States of America

Phone: +1-604-961-8878

Website: Click here for organizer website


  • Thursday : 5pm - 10pm
  • Friday : 12pm - 7pm
  • Saturday : 10am - 7pm
  • Sunday : 10am - 5pm


  • VIP Package + 4-Day Weekend : $250.00
  • 4-Day Weekend : $94.95 in Advance & $105.00 On-Site
  • 1-Day Thursday : $40.00 in Advance & $50.00 On-Site
  • 1-Day Friday : $50.00 in Advance & $60.00 On-Site
  • 1-Day Saturday : $60.00 in Advance & $70.00 On-Site
  • 1-Day Sunday : $50.00 in Advance & $60.00 On-Site
  • Children 10 and under : FREE

Event at a glance

  Event Type Regional Convention & Trade Show
  Start Date 24 August 2017, Thursday
  End Date 27 August 2017, Sunday
  Category Comic Book, Anime & Manga
  Venue Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
  City Rosemont, IL
  State Illinois
  Country United States of America
  Organizer Wizard World, Inc
  Web Site Click for official website
  First Year 1972
  Frequency Annual
  Visitors 70,000+
  Exhibitors 300+
  Open to The public

Past Editions

  • 18 Aug 2016 - 21 Aug 2016
    Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL
  • 20 Aug 2015 - 23 Aug 2015
    Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL
  • 21 Aug 2014 - 24 Aug 2014
    Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL
  • 08 Aug 2013 - 11 Aug 2013
    Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL
  • 09 Aug 2012 - 12 Aug 2012
    Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL
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