Thursday, March 29, 2012
By Julie Wiegan
Fans of the hit CW show The Vampire Diaries will be happy to know that Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) and Creation Entertainment will be producing the official fan convention for the series for the next three years.
The first official convention will kick off at The Westin O’Hare in Chicago, IL next month on April 14-15. Stars from the show making appearances on this date include regulars Paul Wesley (Stefan Salvatore), Kat Graham (Bonnie Bennett), Zach Roerig (Matt Donovan), Michael Trevino (Tyler Lockwood) and Matt Davis (Alaric Saltzman), and recurring guest stars Daniel Gillies (Elijah), Torrey DeVitto (Dr. Meredith Fell), David Anders (John Gilbert) and Malese Jow (Anna).
Other stops on the 2012 tour are as follows:
San Francisco, CA on July 28-29
Parsippany, NJ on August 18-19
These dates will feature appearances by Ian Somerhalder (Damon Salvatore), Wesley and more.
The conventions will also include guest appearances, panel discussions, themed parties, screenings of special footage, music, centerpieces, costume and trivia competitions, auctions, autograph-signing sessions, sale of exclusive show merchandise and photo opportunities.
Visit TheVampireDiariesConvention.com for more details.