The Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo - also known as C2E2 - is a convention spanning the latest and greatest from the worlds of comics, movies, television, toys, anime, manga and video games. Bringing the best of popular culture to Downtown Chicago, C2E2’s show floor is packed with hundreds of exhibitors, panels and autograph sessions giving fans a chance to interact with their favorite creators and screening rooms featuring sneak peeks at films and television shows months before they hit either the big or small screen!
The Show Floor at C2E2 is where the worlds of comics, movies, television, toys, anime, manga and video games collide! With over 300 exhibitors and 400 members of Artist Alley, there’s something for everyone on the C2E2 Floor.
The C2E2 Show Floor also plays host to The Block, an area designed to bring together the art, design, collectible toys, pop-tech and fashion of the Downtown Chicago pop culture scene. Don’t miss the tastemakers, trend setters, artists, thinkers and the brand that they create hanging out in The Block.
C2E2 welcomes professionals across the full spectrum of the pop culture industries and is happy to provide a Professional Badge to artists, buyers, creators, editors, educators, librarians, licensors, producers, publishers, retailers and writers. Professional Badges are good for entry to C2E2's Professional-Only Hours as well as all free events held at C2E2 all weekend long. Please note: Professional Badges do not guarantee seating and do not include admission into any ticketed Special Events. Special Events tickets must be purchased separately.