Illinois Comic Cons & Anime Conventions

In Illinois, most comic convention events are held in Chicago around the year. Known as the Windy City, Chicago is home to many fantastic comic and anime conventions. Top cons include Chicago Comic Con, C2E2 and Anime Midwest.

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Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo C2E2 (Illinois)

December 10, 2021 - December 12, 2021
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Upcoming Conventions

October 15, 2021 - October 17, 2021

Wizard World Chicago Comic Con (Rosemont, Illinois)

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
5555 N River Rd
Rosemont, IL 60018 United States
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December 10, 2021 - December 12, 2021

Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo C2E2 (Illinois)

McCormick Place
2301 S King Dr
Chicago, IL 60616 United States
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Past Conventions

October 11, 2019 - October 13, 2019

Ace Comic Con Midwest (Chicago, Illinois)

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
5555 N River Rd
Rosemont, IL 60018 United States
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March 14, 2020 - March 15, 2020

Quad Cities Comic Con (Rock Island, Illinois / Davenport, Iowa)

Quad Cities Expo Center
2621 4th Ave
Rock Island, IL 61201 United States
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April 18, 2020 - April 20, 2020

*CANCELLED* Fan Fest (Chicago, Illinois)

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
5555 N River Rd
Rosemont, IL 60018 United States
April 18, 2020 - April 19, 2020

*CANCELLED* Walker Stalker Con (Chicago, Illinois)

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
5555 N River Rd
Rosemont, IL 60018 United States
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May 23, 2020

*CANCELLED* County Pop Culture Con (Chicago, Illinois)

Pheasant Run Mega Center
4051 East Main Street
St. Charles, IL 60174 United States
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May 23, 2020

DuPage Comic Con (Wheaton / Chicago, Illinois)

Dupage County Fairgrounds
2015 Manchester Rd
Wheaton, IL 60187 United States
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October 2, 2020 - October 4, 2020

CREATION of the DEAD (Chicago, Illinois)

Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel & Convention Center
1551 N. Thoreau Dr.
Schaumburg, IL 60173 United States
April 25, 2021

Chicago Toy Show (Illinois)

Kane County Fair Grounds
525 Randall Rd
St Charles, IL 60174 United States
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June 25, 2021 - June 27, 2021

*CANCELLED* Gateway: The Official Stargate Convention (Chicago, Illinois)

The Westin O’Hare
6100 N River Rd
Rosemont, IL 60018 United States
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July 2, 2021 - July 4, 2021

Anime Midwest (Rosemont / Chicago, Illinois)

Hyatt Regency O’Hare
9300 W Bryn Mawr Ave
Rosemont, IL 60018 United States
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July 9, 2021 - July 11, 2021

*CANCELLED* G-FEST (Chicago, Illinois)

Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare
5440 N River Rd
Rosemont, IL 60018 United States
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