By Laura Medina
Starting today to July 3rd, just in time for July the 4th, time to enjoy and celebrate Retro Eighties Movies Pop Culture, the style, the fashion, and the attitude that made cool, "cool" curated by pop culture historians, NostalgiaCon founders Manny and Angela Sustaita-Ruiz, their four children, and social media influencers @XoxoLizza (Lizza Monet Morales) and @TheJoseResendez (Jose Resendez)
The Retro 80s Road Trip Across America, a 17-day, 4,000-mile cross-country journey that showcases America’s love for all things 80s pop culture, is visiting Chicago for a throwback look back at its nostalgic 80s heritage.
Chicago highlights will include 'Ferris Bueller’s Day Off', John Hughes films, Chicago Bears, and first commercial cellphone call focus of Chicago leg of the national tour.
Various locations depending on traffic. Please check with our media relations contact for the latest schedule.
Tour cities also include NY, Jersey City, Philadelphia, Washington, DC, Cleveland, Detroit, Nashville, Dallas, Albuquerque, The Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, Simi Valley, Los Angeles, and Anaheim.
Presented by Best Western® Hotels & Resorts, the epic trip kicks off the national PR blitz of NostalgiaCon’s Ultimate 80s convention (www.NostalgiaCon80s.com) that takes place September 28 & 29 at the Anaheim Convention Center.
NostalgiaCon 80s is the first “decade-takeover” celebration of its kind in the world and will feature a growing roster of iconic celebs and music artists such as Val Kilmer, Cary Elwes, Erik Estrada, Dokken, TKA, and many others.