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KidCon Spotlight: Figmentation Foundation

KidCon Spotlight: Figmentation Foundation

Figmentation Foundation, a nonprofit organization that helps kids burdened with the gravity of a life-altering illness or injury to reawaken their imagination, will attend FanX KidCon, Salt Lake City. Their purpose is to raise awareness of their cause while using their superpowers to transform ...
Trailer for the Final Book of Brandon Mull’s DragonWatch Series: Return of the Dragon Slayers

Trailer for the Final Book of Brandon Mull’s DragonWatch Series: Return of the Dragon Slayers

FanX Guest Author Brandon Mull is excited to announce the release of the trailers for the final book from his Dragon Watch Series: Return of the Dragon Slayers. A Fablehaven Adventure  "The magical world teeters on the brink of collapse. The Dragon King, Celebrant, has united the dragons into ...
FanX Panels: A Gateway to Lifelong Memories!

FanX Panels: A Gateway to Lifelong Memories!

By Aaron Yeager, Edited by Drew Angelovic What do you get when you mix fandom, friends, and a whole lot of fun? FanX panels fill the halls of the Salt Palace Convention Center with riotous cheering and are a one-of-a-kind experience that allows you to celebrate the things you love surrounded

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KidCon Spotlight: Figmentation Foundation

KidCon Spotlight: Figmentation Foundation

Figmentation Foundation, a nonprofit organization that helps kids burdened with the gravity of a life-altering illness or injury to reawaken their imagination, will attend FanX KidCon, Salt Lake City. Their purpose is to raise awareness of their cause while using their superpowers to transform ...
Trailer for the Final Book of Brandon Mull’s DragonWatch Series: Return of the Dragon Slayers

Trailer for the Final Book of Brandon Mull’s DragonWatch Series: Return of the Dragon Slayers

FanX Guest Author Brandon Mull is excited to announce the release of the trailers for the final book from his Dragon Watch Series: Return of the Dragon Slayers. A Fablehaven Adventure  "The magical world teeters on the brink of collapse. The Dragon King, Celebrant, has united the dragons into ...
FanX Panels: A Gateway to Lifelong Memories!

FanX Panels: A Gateway to Lifelong Memories!

By Aaron Yeager, Edited by Drew Angelovic What do you get when you mix fandom, friends, and a whole lot of fun? FanX panels fill the halls of the Salt Palace Convention Center with riotous cheering and are a one-of-a-kind experience that allows you to celebrate the things you love surrounded
The Geekbound Fashion Challenge

The Geekbound Fashion Challenge

By Guest Blogger  Courtney ‘Velma’ Rippstein What is Geekbounding? Geekbounding is a fashion-forward way for fans to show their love for their fandoms without wearing full-on costumes like cosplayers - it's the sweet middle-ground between regular clothing and full cosplay! The Geekbound ...
Don’t Miss The Tabletop Gaming Charity Event at FanX!

Don’t Miss The Tabletop Gaming Charity Event at FanX!

There’s more to FanX than celebrity panels, cosplay competitions, and buying your third Captain America hoodie (we know, we were shocked too). This September, take a stroll up to the third floor of the Salt Palace Convention Center to play free tabletop games, make new friends, and make a ...
Michael Rookers #FanX19 Panel

Michael Rookers #FanX19 Panel

Michael Rooker, best known for the Guardians of the Galaxy films, The Walking Dead, Mallrats, Cliffhanger, and many more acting roles, attends FanX Fall 2018. Watch him joke with the audience, stroll through the crowd, eat some Oreos, and tell behind the scenes stories about his ...

Promotion Tips for Vendors & Artists at #FanX20

We've put together a bunch of promotion tips for the Vendors and Artists at #FanX20 to help you get the word out that you will be at our show! Submit a Vendor Exclusive: A fantastic way to get your #FanX20 appearance noticed is by offering an Exclusive! It is common at conventions for ...
FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention Magic Moment #8

FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention Magic Moment #8

Only 8 days until the Fall FanX Kick-off Press Conference!  Here is today's Magic Moment from Camille Bingham Reese: It was truly an unforgettable experience for us as well and we talk about it often. Jeremy Renner is an amazing man with a huge heart of gold. He has kept in touch with us ...

Tips for First Timers at FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™

  I’m coming to FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ for the first time. What Should I Know? FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ is about FanXperiences. We have TV and movie Celebrities, Comic Creators, best-selling Authors, panels, Photo Ops, Autographs, collectible and geek merchandise, ...

PROMOTION TIPS for Business Affiliates

We've put together some helpful promotion tips for our Business Affiliates when sharing their unique URLs online. 

SHARE REWARDS AFFILIATE PROGRAM TIPS

The Share Rewards Program is an affiliate program available to anyone who has purchased a ticket for FanX. We've put together a list of helpful tips for you to use with the unique URL you'll share to accumulate points.
GEEK TV: Avengers: Infinity War, DC Universe, Ben Affleck and more!

GEEK TV: Avengers: Infinity War, DC Universe, Ben Affleck and more!

Join Mary Neville as she reviews Avengers: Infinity War, talks DC Universe, FanX18 guest Ben Affleck and more!
Interview with Rampage star, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson!

Interview with Rampage star, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson!

Jimmy Martin interviews Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson! about his new movie Rampage
Interview with the stars of Life Of The Party! Ft. Melissa McCarthy Gillian Jacobs Molly Gordon

Interview with the stars of Life Of The Party! Ft. Melissa McCarthy Gillian Jacobs Molly Gordon

 Jimmy Martin interviews Melissa McCarthy, Gillian Jacobs, and Molly Gordon from Life of the Party

ENJOY THIS SHOT-FOR-SHOT LEGO REMAKE OF THE AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON TRAILER!

There are only a few more days before Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron hits theaters, but you can fill that void in your life with this insanely detailed shot-for-shot remake of the first trailer…in LEGO. YouTuber Brotherhood Workshop put five months of hard modeling and camera work into this ...

GAME OF THRONES SEASON 6 TRAILER: “YOU’RE IN THE GREAT GAME NOW”

Warning: This Game of Thrones Trailer has mature content We had to wait a little longer than we’re used to, but it was all worth it, because HBO has finally released the trailer for Game of Thrones season six, which means Game of Thrones season six is almost here! It’s a very moody preview of ...

WATCH THIS: NEW TRAILER FOR MYTHOLOGY FILM ‘GODS OF EGYPT’

Lionsgate has debuted a new international trailer for their upcoming Egyptian mythology epic, Gods of Egypt, giving us a new glimpse at the colorfully over-the-top ancient fantasy world come to life! The film stars Gerard Butler as Set, the cruel god who ushered in an age of darkness ...

BAD LIP READING: THE AVENGERS ARE…A LITTLE BIT COUNTRY

The latest montage from Bad Lip Reading,  the team who quite literally put words in people’s mouths, reimagines the superheroes as hillbillies in Redneck Avengers: Tulsa Nights.  Instead of the heated discussions of Joss Whedon’s 2012 smash hit, BLR give us conversations about hay, Skittles, ...

CHECK OUT THIS AWESOME STAR WARS ANIME SHORT “TIE FIGHTER”

There’s a lot of Star Wars fan films out there, so it takes some pretty impressive work in order for people to turn their heads and actually check one out every now and then. Well, it looks like animator Paul Johnson’s anime short TIE Fighter is one of those films. Johnson has spent the last ...

Marvel’s Ant-Man Teaser Preview

1st Human-Sized Look at Ant-Man – Marvel’s Ant-Man Teaser Preview! Get a look at the very first teaser for Marvel’s “Ant-Man” and catch the full thing during the two-hour series premiere of “Marvel’s Agent Carter” Tuesday, January 6 beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET on ABC!

From Fantasy Film to Tights: 4 Fairy Wing Tutorials for All Levels

By Ashley Hasna   Tinkerbell, Crysta, Navi, and of course the newly reimagined Maleficent may exist in different realms, but they have one thing in common: fairy blood. Despite their diverse colors, sizes, and wings, each of these characters are considered fairies. Although small ...

THE BEST SOUVENIR AT COMIC CONVENTION: PHOTO OPS AND AUTOGRAPHS

By Ashley Hasna   No need to use Photoshop for your favorite celebrity’s pretty profile or autograph, because they’ll be in the same building as you at FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ Get a souvenir from their visit by getting their autograph or taking a photo together (called a ...

Tips for parking at FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™

Parking at the Salt Palace: There are two underground parking garages. The first is located at 185 West 200 South, the second is located at 50 South 300 West. Bicycle racks can also been found in various places around the Salt Palace if you choose to ride your bike. These are paid parking ...

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