March 31 - April 2, 2023
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Press Releases

Global Champion of Cosplay Named at C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay Competition

Cowbutt Crunchies Cosplaying as Demon Lord Heldasercle Takes Home Crown During Final Stop of 2019 ReedPOP Global Championships of Cosplay CHICAGO – March 24, 2019 – In front of a packed crowd of fans,...

Be a hero and donate at Heartland Blood Centers’ C2E2 Blood Drive

All attempting donors receive limited-edition “American Donor” superhero t-shirt Aurora, Ill. – March 11, 2019 – Heartland Blood Centers (HBC), part of Versiti, is calling on Chicago pop culture fans to be...

Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo Empowers Chicago-Area Students to Read With First-Ever “Power Up To Read” Program

Incentivized Program Will Offer Free C2E2 Badges to Students Who Read Eight Books by March 9 CHICAGO, IL – February 21, 2019 – Today, Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2), the largest pop culture...