The fifth annual Chicago Blackhawks Convention will take place at the Hilton Chicago (720 S. Michigan Ave.) from Friday, July 20, to Sunday, July 22, with over 10,000 fans expected to attend.
The sold-out event, which is the first of its kind in the National Hockey League, will feature players, coaches and Blackhawks Alumni along with team broadcasters and team executives. The weekend includes 16 Q&A panels with players and front office staff, autograph and photo opportunities, an area dedicated to interactive games (Northwest Hall) and over 40 vendors (Southwest Hall).
2012 Blackhawks Convention Hours:
Friday, July 20: Registration begins at 12:00 p.m. with all lower halls opening at 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 21: 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
* Blackhawks Idol will take place in the International Ballroom on Saturday from 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 22: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
For more information, go to www.blackhawks.nhl.com