Svengoolie (Rich Koz) is a legendary horror host. Based in Chicago, Sven's fame goes all over the country.
As famous as he is, Koz is one of the nicest people you will ever meet. He does many appearances and always draws huge lines. People cannot get enough of Sven. It doesn't matter how many times you have met him, you always go back for more.
Sven is a regular feature at Flashback Weekend. This year, Flashback has such iconic guests as Robert Englund, Robert Carradine, PJ Soles, Kelli Maroney and more. Even with those big names, Sven will still have one of the longest lines. He is just that popular.
Flashback Weekend runs August 5-7 and is a fantastic place to meet great celebrities and check out interesting vendors. Run by locals Mike and Mia Kerz, it has a family feel to it, while still providing all of the fun a bigger convention does. One of the best parts of Flashback Weekend the familial feeling, while still having big time celebrities and events.
Go to FlashbackWeekend.com for more info on that great event. Also, check Svengoolie.com for more info on this legend.
Svengoolie and me in Rosemont, IL-August 2021.