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Getting Ready For Wizard World In Portland Oregon

Wizard World

By PDX People

For comic book and cosplay fans, Wizard World is one of the biggest events to come to Portland Oregon every year since it’s the few days of the year where anyone can dress up as their favorite superhero or comic book character and proudly walk the streets of Portland in their outfits.

About Wizard World

This traveling comic convention and the pop-culture powerhouses it brings along always receive a warm welcome in Portland. Check it out for cosplay that just won’t quit and free reign to let your geek flag fly.

5-10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18 and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19; Oregon Convention Center, 777 N.E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.; $40-$50 for one-day admission, $80 (advance) for the whole weekend.

Lots Of Guests Expected For Wizard World Portland

Wizard World Portland never disappoints when it comes to the guests that come each year and 2017 isn’t going to be any different, this year we can expect the following guests to attend Wizard World.

  • Lou Ferrigno – The Incredible Hulk
  • Erik Estrada – Chips
  • Larry Wilcox – Chips
  • Jason Mewes – Jay & Silent Bob
  • Nichelle Nichols – Star Trek
  • Dean Cain – Superman
  • Charisma Carpenter – Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel

Besides offering a wide variety of entertainment guests, Wizard World Portland will also offer panels of comic artists. Some of the most notable artists who will be in attendance at this year’s Wizard World include Phil Ortiz, Tom Cook, Keith Tucker and Julian Lopez.

To learn more about 2017 Wizard World in Portland Oregon visit their website at


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