[Convention] ACE Comic Con Midwest Programming Schedule

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Ace Comic Con Midwest is coming up this weekend, and one of the hallmarks of the convention is the panels featuring the show’s top-notch guests.

The schedule features programming in three separate areas – the Main Stage, Creators Stage, and Kid’s Zone. The Main Stage features panels with the convention’s big headliner guests, such as Gwendoline Christie, Chris Hemsworth, Norman Reedus, and more. The Creators Stage will feature more intimate conversations with other guests, as well as artists and writers. The Kid’s Zone will have interactive experiences where kids and their families can learn to draw their a superhero or design their own superhero cape!

Take a look down below at the full schedule! For full panel descriptions, you can head to the Programming page on the ACE Midwest website.


6:00pm – Creators Stage – Josh Herdman: Becoming Harry Potter’s Goyle 

8:00pm – Creators Stage – ODDITY FILES Podcast 


11:30am – Creators Stage – Astrotorf Customs 

12:00pm – Kids Zone – Draw your own Superhero cape!

12:00pm – Main Stage – A Conversation With Gwendoline Christie 

12:30pm – Creators Stage – Drawing the MCU with Andy Park

1:15pm – Main Stage – A Conversation With Norman Reedus 

2:00pm – Creators Stage – Create the next hit Sci-Fi TV series with Morgan Gendel 

2:15pm – Main Stage – ACE Universe Cosplay Contest 

2:30pm – Kids Zone – Draw Like a Superhero!

3:00pm – Creators Stage – Live Disney Painting with Clinton Hobart

4:00pm – Kids Zone – Drawing Disney! 

4:30pm – Main Stage – A Conversation With Brie Larson & Tessa Thompson 

5:00pm – Creators Stage – Bosslogic: Drawing a Universe

6:15pm – Main Stage – A Conversation With Tom Holland & Jake Gyllenhaal


11:00am – Creators Stage – Digital vs. Traditional Drawing 

11:30am – Kids Zone – Kids Costume Contest 

12:00pm – Main Stage – A Conversation With Kit Harington 

12:30pm – Creators Stage – Creator Law 101 

12:45pm – Kids Zone – Draw your own Superhero cape! 

1:15pm – Main Stage – A Conversation With Kiernan Shipka & Ross Lynch 

2:00pm – Creators Stage – Write or Wrong: The 10 Commandments of Working With Artists 

2:30pm – Kids Zone – Draw Like a Superhero!

3:00pm – Main Stage – A Conversation With Chris Hemsworth

3:45pm – Creators Stage – Sam Weller: A Ray Bradbury Retrospective

4:30pm – Main Stage – A Conversation With Taron Egerton 

ACE Comic Con Midwest will take place October 11-13 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL.

Will you be attending ACE Midwest this weekend? If so, which guests are you most exited to see?

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Tori Ann is a Midwest cosplayer, and has been cosplaying since 2014. Her many interests include superheroes, Disney, and all kinds of fantasy. Her first claims to nerd-dom were the anime Sailor Moon and J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings. She is also an avid runner and has completed several half-marathons.