Wizard World Comic Con Chicago Presents ‘Kick off the Con,’ Wednesday, August 19, At Level 257, Schaumburg, IL.

Wizard World Comic Con is just around the corner and what better way to get involved than to actually meet and mingle with many of the big names coming to the weekends events! With Wizard World Kick Off The Con Party you can also enjoy the #ConLife like very few others have. PopcultHQ has been invited and will be covering the entire nights events including pictures and interviews. Why don’t you join in the fun also and say “Hi” to PopcultHQ and have a drink on Wizard Worlds behalf (with purchase of ticket of course).

Tickets for “Kick off the Con,” which include a one-hour Level Up card for free game play at Level 257, one house cocktail, beer, or wine and complimentary appetizers, are $20 “early bird,” $30 with transportation to and from Hyatt Regency O’Hare, available at wizd.me/KOTCChicago


ROSEMONT, Ill., August 12, 2015 – Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced details of “ Kick off the Con,” the first official event of Wizard World Comic Con Chicago. The evening features some of the top celebrities, cosplayers, and artists in comic and sci-fi entertainment on Wednesday, August 19, from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at Level 257 (2 Woodfield Mall, Unit A, Schaumburg, located between Sears and the entrance to Stir Crazy on the lower level, east side of Woodfield Mall).

Milo Ventimiglia


Special guest celebrities expected to attend include Michael Rooker ( Guardians of the Galaxy, “The Walking Dead”), Milo Ventimiglia (“Heroes,” “Gotham”), Sean Patrick Flanery ( Boondock Saints), Adam G. Simon (Synapse), Barry Bostwick ( Rocky Horror Picture Show, “Spin City”), Chris 51 (“Epic Ink”) and others.


Check out PopcultHQ’s Wizard World 2015 and Bruce Campbell’s Horror Fest coverage:
Wizard World is Coming in August

Bruce Campbell’s Horror/Film Festival

Exclusive Interview With Actor/Screenwriter Adam G. Simon

“Kick off the Con” is presented by Wizard World, Level 257 and Verizon.

“Kick off the Con” provides fans a taste of what to expect at Wizard World Comic Con Chicago, August 20-23 with the Midwest’s largest Pop Culture Convention. Norman Reedus (“The Walking Dead,” Boondock Saints), Nathan Fillion (Serenity, “Castle”), Jeremy Renner (Avengers, The Hurt Locker), Stephen Amell (“Arrow”), Billie Piper (“Doctor Who”), Burt Reynolds (Boogie Nights, “Evening Shade”), Ian Somerhalder (“The Vampire Diaries”), Ben McKenzie , (“Gotham,” “The O.C.”), Bruce Campbell ( The Evil Dead, “Burn Notice”) and WWE® Superstar Undertaker®, Randy Orton®, Sting™, Daniel Bryan® and Diva Paige™ are among the other celebrity guests scheduled to attend the pop culture extravaganza. PopcultHQ will be there…..will you?!

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About Level 257TM
Inspired by NAMCO’s most famous creation PAC-MANTM and named for the legendary level 256 PAC-MAN TM ‘split’ screen that few have ever experienced, Level 257TM is a multifaceted urban-chic space where food takes center stage and play is encouraged. The experience is all about being social – through food, drinks, nostalgia, and a little bit of friendly competition. The venue will continuously evolve; creating a destination that turns convention on its head to celebrate the culture of play. The dining experience is orchestrated to bring contemporary food and spirits to old school play. The venue enables guests to dine and play without borders! Food and beverage service is available everywhere, with attentive waitstaff stationed throughout the venue. For more information, visit. www.Level257.com or call 847-805-0257.

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