The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that weekend passes for the fourth annual Blackhawks Convention have sold out. The first of its kind in the National Hockey League, the Blackhawks Convention will take place at the Hilton Chicago (720 S. Michigan Ave.) on Friday, July 15; Saturday, July 16 and Sunday, July 17, 2011.
The convention, which has now sold out in each of its first four years, will feature both current Blackhawks players and alumni throughout the weekend and will include numerous autograph and photo sessions; Q&A panels; exhibits and interactive games and much more.
Blackhawks Hall-of-Famers and Team Ambassadors Bobby Hull, Stan Mikita, Tony Esposito and Denis Savard, General Manager Stan Bowman, Head Coach Joel Quenneville and players Jonathan Toews
, Duncan Keith
and Patrick Kane
are all scheduled to appear.
Last year, over 10,000 fans took part in the weekend’s activities, which included live broadcasts on Chicago’s WGN Radio 720 and Comcast SportsNet, along with many more exclusive events.