November 25 & 26, 2017
Pheasant Run Mega Center – St. Charles, IL
For Immediate Release:
POP-CULTURE in high demand, as the Annual Chicago Pop Culture Event expands to include the Mega Center AND the St. Charles Grand Ballroom!! 1000’s of additional Pop-Culture Treasures will be offered for sale for collector’s buying pleasure!!
Comics, toys, gaming, sci-fi and so much more! It’s all here at the Chicago Pop Culture Show & Sale, set for Saturday and Sunday, November 25 & 26 in St. Charles, IL!
The weekend will be packed with displays, memorabilia, and special guests. Pop Culture Con is a multi-genre convention of comics, toys, gaming, sci-fi, Legos, TV/movie memorabilia, superheroes, Steampunk, action figures, animé, Cosplay, fantasy, horror, sports memorabilia, vintage music, publishers and artists – anything fan-related!
They have a long list of special guests lined up to appeal to every fan!
• ATHLETES, including: Kurt Becker, former Chicago Bears player, Blackhawk goalie Murray Bannerman; Paul Popovich, former baseball player for the Chicago Cubs & other national teams; and Bobby Douglass, former NFL quarterback for the Chicago Bears & other teams, all sponsored by csac.biz.
• Daniel Emery Taylor, director/writer/actor, seen in “The Return of Swamp Thing,” “Road Trip,” Camp Massacre,” and others.
• Actor Robert Mukes from “House Of 1000 Corpses.”
• John Borowski, award winning independent filmmaker and author
• Jerome Blake. Jerome acted in SW Episodes I, II, and II as seven different characters – on screen most often was Mas Amedda and Trade Federation Rune Haako. He also appeared in The Fifth Element and Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.
• Ron Fitzgerald: Actor and Gothic Illusionist, Master of the Dark Realm, is an actor, Gothic illusionist and host for dark, sticky fun! He has appeared in films like “The Item,” “The Thirsting,” “Blood Gnome” and more!
• The Horror & SciFi Prop Preservation Association Museum
• FROM THE GAMING WORLD, guests will include Brian F. Colin, game designer (Rampage and Arch Rivals); Richard Divizio, actor/designer/martial artist, known for his work in the Mortal Kombat video game series; Jason Moore, artist in the comics industry; Daniel Pesina, Martial Arts action hero and co-creator of MK and MKII. John Parrish, actor who is best known for his portrayal of Major Jackson “Jax” Briggs in Mortal Kombat II, Mortal Kombat 3, Ultimate Mortal Komat 3, Mortal Kombat Trilogy, and more!
• Experience playing classic vintage arcade games!
• ICON Gaming Super Smash Brothers! “Come hang out with the iCon crew to battle your friends in a friendly (or not so friendly!) game of Super Smash Brothers!
• Pop Samurai Broadcasting, Overdrive Reality Broadcasting and the popular Deadgar’s Dark Coffin Classics, horror TV show
PLUS many, many more – artists, authors, cosplay groups, illustrators, radio personalities, performing artists, publishers – you name it! There will be something to appeal to every fan group!
General admission is $10 for 1 day or $15 for 2 days. Children under 12 are free with adult.
Hours are Saturday 9-6 and Sunday 9-3. Pheasant Run Mega Center is located at 4051 E. Main St. in St. Charles, IL. Parking is free.