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Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

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Address: 5555 N. River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018
Phone Number: 847-692-2220
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This convention center is huge. Went to Wizard World Comic Con 2015 which had a lot of stuff to look at and fun. We enjoyed every bit of it. There were a lot of people that were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
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Columbia, Missouri
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Columbia, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

This convention center is huge. Went to Wizard World Comic Con 2015 which had a lot of stuff to look at and fun. We enjoyed every bit of it. There were a lot of people that were dressed up as different characters. The fashion outlet mall is just a skip, jump, and hop away.

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Kenosh
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Te convention was well organized and the staff did a great job running it. The facilities were running much better this year. There was no bathroom backups like last year. Parking for the center is continently located across the street. Parking was only $13 a day. Signage was visible and updated when changes were made.

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Highland, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

I attend Wizard World Comic Con every year. There is always adequate signage about where to go. Police are always present to aide in crossing the street. I highly recommend wearing walking shoes because if your event is throughout the convention center, it involves a lot of walking.

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Racine, Wisconsin, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

This is a huge event and I know its a great undertaking. For the most part I think they did a great job organizing it and putting it together. There were a lot of people around to ask questions if you got lost or needed help. The hall's were well put together and they kept them as tidy as they... More 

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Harlan, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

Attended Wizard World comic-con 2015. GREAT facility. Easy to get to. Parking near by. Clean!! Easy to find your way around. Lovely decor!

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Mississippi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

For the last 3 years, my wife and I have attended the World's Fair of Money ANA Convention at this convention center. The rooms are good for talks and for meals (dinners, luncheons). The gigantic hall is roomy enough for a large number of vendors, exhibits, etc. The bathrooms are well maintained and quite functional. All in all, it strikes... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Attended a convention here in November 2014. Layout isn't great, as the cloak area is significantly far away from the convention halls, but otherwise seemed okay. The place appeared clean, washrooms worked, and staff seemed helpful.

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suffield
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We stopped for breakfast one morning because it was across from our hotel. There was one person at cash register and she had to ring for someone to cook for us. That took 5 mins then they were out of pancakes french toast english muffins orange juice.v we ordered and he got both of our orders wrong. Im not sure... More 

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Somerset, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

I had a three-day convention there in July 2015; it was clean and the staff were friendly and able to give directions. The restrooms were clean, and there were plenty of them. It is a convention site- the decor was minimal and all the carpeting and walls looked the same...however, there were not enough garbage cans! We had water stations... More 

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Laguna Hills, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Very pleasant and sophisticated convention building. The overpass bridge to all great hotels is a plus.

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