Con-sider bringing the family to Chicago Comic Con August 21-24 at the Donald E. Stevens Convention Center, and staying at the nearby and affordable The Elk Grove Chicago Hotel!
Comic Con, its first convention held in 2006, is dedicated to comics and comic artists, graphic novels, Japanese anime, manga, video games, toys, movies and television, and much more. Fans come from all over the world to indulge in their passion for all things comic, attend panel discussions, watch horror movies, play games and schmooze with the famous! You can even submit a proposal for hosting a convention event, deadline July 18!
Mingle with, get autographs from, and pose for photos with newly inducted Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Kiss drummer Peter Criss, “Smallville’s” Lois Lane, Erica Durance, “Dr. Who’s” John Barrowman (original cast), “The Hobbit’s” Manu Bennett, the “Evil Dead’s” Bruce Campbell, WWE superstar Bautista, “Guardians of the Galaxy’s” Danai Gurira, and comic artist legend Stan Lee! And! Captain Kirk himself, William Shatner, will moderate a panel of “Star Trek: The Next Generation” actors!
The 84,000 square feet Donald E. Stevens Convention Center is located at 5555 North River Road in Rosemont. (847) 692-2220.
The Elk Grove Chicago Hotel, located just minutes away from theDonald E. Stevens Convention Centerand O’Hare Airport, offers affordable, comfortable rooms with amenities such as an indoor swimming pool and free Wi-Fi. Our local shuttle can take you to Woodfield Mall, Allstate Arena and O’Hare Field. Ask about our Park, Stay and Fly special rates!