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Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

5555 N. River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018
+1 847-692-2220
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Fun place for Comic Con!

I've attended numerous Wizard World Comic Con events at this venue and have always had a great... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bloomingdale, New Jersey

I enjoyed how spacious the convention center made the vendor section due to the fact I was in a how... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2017
Franklin Park, Illinois
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“comic con” (22 reviews)
“wizard world” (17 reviews)
“trade show” (13 reviews)
5555 N. River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018
+1 847-692-2220
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've attended numerous Wizard World Comic Con events at this venue and have always had a great time! The convention center is huge and staff has always been really friendly. It's located right by the airport with plenty of hotels in the area, which make...More

Thank depechegirl02
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed how spacious the convention center made the vendor section due to the fact I was in a how that made it hard to walk in, it was very convenient. I also enjoy the Starbucks there when ever I go to a con.

Thank Lina102100
Reviewed 23 November 2017

The convention center has shuttle buses going to the various conventions. Restrooms are conveniently located.

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Normal Convention Space. A long long long walk to parking garage. Large enough to accommodate most any show or convention. Numerous food vendors but very little space to sit to eat. Climate control was very good.

Thank Edward P
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Was here for the PLMA show in November - overall an average facility - pluses for its size, lighting, and space. Loses points for an awful drop-off area, too few washrooms, and confusing floor space.

Reviewed 21 October 2017

Have attended many tech conferences here over the years. It is close to hotels/restaurants and the airport which makes things easy. The facility is quite large and is beginning to hit the "out of date" point but overall a nice facility. Wifi usually costs extra...More

Thank Travis K
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Nice clean event location. Directions were easy to navigate. Restrooms were very nice. Conference rooms were chilly, bring a sweater to have along.

Thank Tera B
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

As the driver who drops off a conference participant , often with difficulties, I was extremely happy with the Stephens center and their easily maneuvered drop off area. There is a designated turn lane and a large area for easily picking up or dropping someone...More

Thank scb7253
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This town is currupt ...everything there is creepy... the staff at this convention center included its all owned by one family who cover up crime for the gain of the town.

Thank Kash M
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I've attended national conventions here three times over the last few years. The place is HUGE and kept clean (including rest rooms). It was very easy access to O'Hare Airport. It is the first stop by light rail and the small station is only about...More

Thank rayhP3182GU
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Kristin C
12 January 2018|
Response from Edward P | Reviewed this property |
Cost me $15 for 1/2 day
3 March 2017|
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Response from Anne S | Reviewed this property |
2nd floor
Marc S
4 February 2017|
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Response from R G | Reviewed this property |
Your better off to stay within walking distance or at a hotel that provides a free shuttle service.