DONALD E. STEPHENS CONVENTION CENTER

WHERE TO GO WHEN YOU ARRIVE

Click Here For General Admission

If you HAVE NOT picked up your badge, enter the Main Lobby of the DES Convention Center, and walk straight ahead to our Bag Check station. Once your bag has been checked, you’ll enter Hall D on the right and join the queueing area for entry to the event. We will have separate lines for Heroes & Villains and Walker Stalker, with staff and signs guiding the way. As you wait in line for entry, staff will move down the line scanning your printed ticket confirmation or email / phone, and give you the appropriate wristband or badge. At 10:30 AM, you will enter from here onto the Main Convention Floor. You do NOT visit the Will Call booths in the Ballroom before lining up for entry to the event in Hall D.

If you HAVE picked up your badge, enter the Main Lobby of the DES Convention Center, and walk straight ahead to our Bag Check station. Once your bag has been checked, and your badge or wristband has been verified, you’ll enter Hall B on the left and join the queueing area for entry to the event. At 10:30 AM, you will enter from here onto the Main Convention Floor.

Click Here for Regular VIP

If you HAVE NOT picked up your badge, enter the venue through the doors marked “Conference Center” and take an immediate left, following signs for Will Call. You will receive your badge and wristband inside. At 9:00 AM, you will be directed through our Bag Check Station and into the Main Convention Floor.

If you HAVE picked up your badge and it is BEFORE 9:00 AM, enter the Main Lobby of the DES Convention Center and enter the VIP Queues located to your left (for Walker Stalker Con) or right (for Heroes and Villains). At 9:00 AM, you will be directed through our Bag Check Station and onto the Main Convention Floor.

If you HAVE picked up your badge and it is AFTER 9:00 AM, enter the Main Lobby of the DES Convention Center, and walk to the Bag Check stations located to your left (for Walker Stalker Con) or right (for Heroes and Villains). Once your bag has been checked, and your badge and wristband have been verified, you’ll enter onto the Main Convention Floor.

Click Here for Gold & Platinum VIPs

If you HAVE NOT picked up your badge, enter the venue through the doors marked “Conference Center” and take an immediate left, following signs for Will Call. You will receive your badge and wristband inside. At 9:00 AM, you will be directed through our Bag Check Station and into the Main Convention Floor.

If you HAVE picked up your badge and it is BEFORE 9:00 AM, enter the venue through the doors marked “Conference Center” and take an immediate left, following signs for Will Call. You will receive your badge and wristband inside. At 9:00 AM, you will be directed through our Bag Check Station and into the Main Convention Floor.

If you HAVE picked up your badge and it is AFTER 9:00 AM, enter the Main Lobby of the DES Convention Center, and walk to the Bag Check stations located to your left (for Walker Stalker Con) or right (for Heroes and Villains). Once your bag has been checked, and your badge and wristband have been verified, you’ll enter onto the Main Convention Floor.

Click Here For Disability Services

If you HAVE NOT picked up your badge, enter the Main Lobby of the DES Convention Center and take an immediate left, following signs for Will Call. Locate the Disability Services booth. Our staff will assist you with your credentials, and direct you from here.

If you HAVE picked up your badge, enter the Main Lobby of the DES Convention Center, and walk straight ahead to our Bag Check station. Once your bag has been checked, and your badge or wristband has been verified, you’ll enter Hall D on the right and take a seat in our Quiet Room. At 9:00 AM all VIP, Gold, and Platinum attendees using Disability Services will enter from here onto the Main Convention Floor. At 10:30 AM all General Admission attendees will enter from here onto the Main Convention Floor.

OR FIND YOUR BADGE LEVEL, AND CLICK FOR A FULL SIZED MAP

General Admission

Regular VIP

Platinum & Gold

Attendees Using Disability Services

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION TO THE DESCC


L TRAIN:

The Chicago “L” is the rapid transit system serving the city of Chicago and some of its surrounding suburbs in the U.S. state of Illinois. Take the Congress / O’Hare L Train to Rosemont / River Road Station.


PACE BUS:

There is a FREE Pace Shuttle bus that runs every. 7-8 minutes making stops at the CTA Rosemont.Station, MB Financial Park, Fashion Outlets of. Chicago and the DES Convention Center.

TWO EVENTS, ONE VENUE


Walker Stalker & Heroes and Villains at the Rosemont

Each event will have its own hall located off the main Rosemont lobby. That means you only need to park at (and plan for) one venue!


VENUE MAP


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Is the venue accessible to those with disabilities?

Yes! If you need additional details, or assistance, please email accessibility@walkerstalkercon.com

Does the venue have concession stands?

Yes!