As the weekend approaches, the Pacific Northwest prepares to welcome back, for its sixth time in Portland, the famed, Wizard World Comic Con. Wizard World events are truly known for bringing together thousands of fans from across the galaxy to celebrate the greatest in pop culture, television, film, live entertainment, gaming, cosplay, comics, sci-fi, toys, unique art, collectibles, contests, and more. This will be the fourth event on the Wizard World 2018 calendar tour, and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome the convention back for another successful year, in our home city.
Bringing along with it, Wizard World, has provided an incredible special guest lineup for fans, as they’ve recently announced that noted, and prestigious actors, such as Sebastian Stan (Captain America Franchise; The Winter Soldier;), Jason Momoa (Justice League; Game of Thrones;), Ezra Miller (Justice League;), Ray Fisher (Justice League; Batman v Superman;), Ian Somerhalder (The Vampire Diaries; Lost;), Dave Bautista (Guardians of the Galaxy;), and Bonnie Wright (Harry Potter;), are among many of the impressive headlining roster of those scheduled to attend the convention, and pop culture madness.
Wizard World Comic Con Portland will also host continuous non-stop live entertainment, unique gaming experiences, film screenings hosted by stars and directors, exclusive Q&A sessions with your favorite celebrities, and more.
Other noteworthy special guests to make their appearance include Billy Boyd (The Lord of the Rings;), Joe Flanigan (Stargate: Atlantis;), Chris Sullivan (Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2; The Knick;), Nichelle Nichols (Star Trek;), Sean Astin (Lord of the Rings; Stranger Things;), and Thomas Ian Nicholas (Rookie of the Year; American Pie;).
You can access the entire updated guest list through the Wizard World Comic Con Portland website at http://wizd.me/PortlandPR.
Aside from bringing only the most reputable stars among the entertainment industry, Wizard World, also holds its place as home to some of the most creative comic creators, artists, illustrators, and writers, to infinity and beyond. Artist Alley in Portland will feature guests such as Chad Hardin (“Harley Quinn,” “Justice League”), Marat Michaels (“Deadpool Corps,” Brigage”), Ben Templesmith (“30 Days of Night”), Tony Fleecs (“My Little Pony,” “Jeff Steinberg: Champion of Earth”) and Stuart Sayger (“ROM,” “Micronauts”).
In addition, joining the Artist Alley will be additional known artists, Shannon Wheeler (“Too Much Coffee Man”), Matt Haley (“Wonder Woman 77,” “Gen 13”), Jeffrey Veregge (“Red Wolf,” “DemiCon”), and many more.
Wizard World Comic Con is truly the place for fans to come together, and celebrate their uniqueness through cosplay, with fans both young, and old, showing off only the best of the costuming community. Fans spend months in preparation to adorn their work, and can be seen throughout the event as just about every character imaginable — including original work, never seen before. It’s safe to say that we’re truly looking forward to another successful year working with Wizard World Comic Con, and seeing the fantastic cosplays that are brought to Portland, for the 2018 event.
The show hours are as follows:
Friday, April 13, 2018 – 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Saturday, April 14, 2018 – 10:00 AM – 7:00PM
Sunday, April 15, 2018 – 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Tickets are still available for the event here, but are going fast! So, don’t forget to grab your tickets, and join us for another celebration among the kingdom of geek, at Wizard World Comic Con Portland.
In addition, kids under the age of 10 receive free admission to the show, along with a paid adult.
More information on the event can also be found here.