Aw Yeah Mego Meet 2016 Show Guide

Mego Meet 2016 informtaion

The Guide for Aw Yeah Mego Meet 2016

With this year’s Mego event being just two weeks away, we thought it might be prudent to provide this handy show guides to newbies (welcome by the way, glad to have you) and as a refresher for our ” Mego Meet Veterans”.
So here is some informations and “Frequently Asked Questions”
Where is it?
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago – North Shore Conference Center
9599 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, IL 60077, United States
Show Hours:
Saturday June 18 from 9am to 4pm
Mego Meet Weekend Pass– Gets you, your spouse and children into Mego Meet all Friday for dealer set up. Access to the “Mego Suite” and back on the dealers floor before the doors open.
Show Only Access:
 Available at 9am at the door, allows you access to the show and all panels, contests and door prizes.
$10 per adult at the door (kids under 13 are free)
Dealer Tables
A limited amount of dealer tables are available. Dealer table does not include show admission.
Dealer set up begins on Friday morning until about 8pm when the doors close, doors open at 7am Saturday again  for dealers and weekend pass holders.
Are Kid’s Allowed? 
We encourage you to bring your kids, we have contests and crafts for them as well as door prizes specifically for them.
Is it a Mego Only show?
Heck no, we just love toys, be them vintage or new. While our focus is Mego, we welcome everybody.  Even if you don’t collect Mego you’ll probably find something you’re into at Mego Meet (but obviously our dealer’s room has a drop dead selection of Mego too)
Door Prizes?
All attendees are automatically entered into our daily drawings of Mego Meet door prizes as are your kids in a separate drawing. This year we have prizes from NECA, Lego, Figures Toy Company, Hasbro and Bif Bang Pow! The pile is always growing too.
Show Events:
Launch Party at Aw Yeah Comics in Beautiful Down Town Skokie

Aw Yeah Comics Mego Meet Launch party

This year we’re launching Aw Yeah Mego Meet 2016 with a special launch party Thursday June `16th from 7pm to 12am at Aw Yeah Comics Skokie. Come visit the home of Action Cat and meet famous cartoonist Art Baltazar!  Come join us usher in a new Mego Meet and enjoy some refreshments in beautiful down town Skokie! All Ages Welcome!

Guest Presenters at Aw Yeah Mego Meet 2016

EMCE Toys – Dr Mego
Cast-A-Way Toys- David Lee
Random Noir- Ed and Scott

Demonstrations and displays at Aw Yeah Mego Meet 2016

Austin Hough – Heads and suits
Matt Mejia – Sculpting
Roberto Williams – ’66 Batmobile in true Mego scale

Kid’s Custom Contest (with prizes)


Auction Preview


The Aw Yeah Mego Meet Customs Bandwith Benefit auction is our most popular annual feature and showcases stunning creations from our talented pool of artisans. Even if you’re not attending, you can bid live at


I have a question about Mego Meet that isn’t answered here

Hit us up on the Mego Meet Facebook page or through the MM Forum. We’ll take care of you.


Want a little more of what to expect, check out this video of last year’s festivities!