The Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo - also known as C2E2 - becomes fandom central when it
returns April 21-23 2017, bringing with it a slew of superfans dressed
as their favorite characters from the world of comics, movies, television,
toys, anime, manga and video games.
Don't miss the special screenings,
panels, exhibitors and autograph sessions that gather your favorite
celebrities, authors, artists and creators all under one roof.
What started in 2010 is now the
largest pop culture event to take place annually in the Midwest and it all
happens at Chicago's McCormick Place. Here's the breakdown:
- Evanna Lynch from the Harry Potter films
- Jon Bernthal from the Netflix series Daredevil
- Michael Rooker, actor in Guardians of the Galaxy
- New York Times
best-selling author of the Sookie Stackhouse fantasy/mystery series,
Cage star Mike Colter
- Stan Lee, creater of Spider-Man and the man behind the
Super Heroes of Marvel
And so many more! Get the full C2E2 Schedule of special guests at c2e2.com for the latest updates.
- Battle it out for the Crown and over $10,000 in cash
and prizes when C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay
makes its debut as the biggest and most prestigious costume contest in the
US on April 22, 2017.
- Enjoy Family HQ
for daily events and workshops including drawing classes, Author readings,
Jedi Lightsaber Trainings and more!
- Attend panels and screenings to get all the behind-the-scenes details and sneak
previews from the biggest publishers, brightest stars and hottest TV shows
- Check out the new area Cosplay Corner
to meet Cosplayer Ivy Doomkitty, join workshops, panels and more!
PLAN YOUR TRIP
C2E2 tickets are on sale online in advance and onsite ranging from $30-40
for Single Day and 3-Day Passes. VIP passes, the ultimate exclusive experience,
are sold out for 2017.
Children 5 and under will be
admitted for free all weekend and no ticket is required. Children 6-12 must
purchase a Kids Day Ticket to attend C2E2 on Sunday, April 23: C2E2's Kids Day.
Check out show maps, get the free
shuttle schedule, download the Official C2E2 Mobile App and more at the
official site c2e2.com.
Don't miss a single day of C2E2 and
plan an overnight stay. Find Chicago hotels and book now!