Saturday, September 07, 2018, 10:00–4:00 PM
Don your cape, tights and mask, then drop in at Eisenhower to join hundreds of fans at our annual Mini Comic Con, a celebration of the best in pop culture. Have fun with everything geeky: comics, toys, video gaming, television, original art, collectibles, anime, manga, our big costume contest, and more! Check out our special guests and stay tuned for even more information as it develops.
Artists & Writers
Mitch O'Connell - Freelance artist of comics, band posters, gallery paintings, tattoo flash, and more.
Gene Ha - Creator of Mae and artist of Top Ten.
Scott Beaderstadt - Co-creator of Trollords.
Tom Bacon - Co-creator and artist of The Breakouts webcomic.
Ali Cantarella - Chicago-based illustrator and creator of The Hasty Pastry webcomic.
Othell Flowers - Illustrator
Lisa Maggiore - Author of Ava the Monster Slayer.
Jeff Moy - Concept artist for X-Men Legends and Marvel: Ultimate Alliance video games.
Phil Moy - Powerpuff Girls artst.
Trevor Mueller - Writer of Albert the Alien.
Steph Stanga - Author and illustrator.
Crystal Aura Wilson - Artist.
Kat Janda - Chicagoland illustrator.
Raz Ortiz - Illustrator.
Contestants are asked to be present throughout judging to be eligible for awards and prizes.
Please keep in mind that Mini Comic Con is a family event. Entrant may be immediately disqualified based on inappropriate attire or behavior. One costume per person please.
Panels and Activities
Door Prizes: Announced Hourly
Artists and vendors are by invitation only. Comic Con character drawings by Naomi Timpe.