August 16 - 18, 2024

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

FAN EXPO Chicago

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FAMILY ATTRACTIONS

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FAMILY ZONE

Stop by our Family Zone where you can experience activities the whole family can enjoy. Snap pics with your favorite characters, learn some new skills at workshops, and join in on panels made just for the kids (and kids at heart).

DIVE INTO COMICS AND ANIMATION

Explore the world of art and animation with demos and workshops all weekend long. Join Emmy® Award-winning cartoonist Joe Wos as he teaches you how to draw cartoons and discover the world of storytelling with U Cre-8.

KIDS' COSPLAY RED CARPET

It's FAN EXPO Chicago's cutest event. Come cheer on the cosplay stars of tomorrow at the Kids' Cosplay Red Carpet on Sunday. Get ready to shine, little ones.

SLIME TIME ANYONE?

It's time for some slime. Make slime worthy of Slimer himself and test your ghostly knowledge with the Windy City Ghostbusters. While supplies last.

COSPLAY STORY TIME

Join League of Enchantment for an interactive story time experience as your favorite superheroes and princesses help bring these tales to life.

PADAWAN TRAINING

Is the Force strong with you? Calling all Padawans and younglings (ages 6-15) for an interactive lightsaber training experience hosted by Jedi Masters from Chicago's professional stage combatants, Counterfeit Combat.