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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 ...
Cosplayers have fun and win big at the FanX Cosplay Games!

Cosplayers have fun and win big at the FanX Cosplay Games!

FanX is almost here! Guests are already getting excited and for those brave enough to throw on a costume and go on a scavenger hunt, they are even winning multi-day passes! On the last Saturday of August, Fan Effect host KellieAnn Halvorsen was joined FanX’s Ro Malaga and numerous cosplayers ...

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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 ...
Cosplayers have fun and win big at the FanX Cosplay Games!

Cosplayers have fun and win big at the FanX Cosplay Games!

FanX is almost here! Guests are already getting excited and for those brave enough to throw on a costume and go on a scavenger hunt, they are even winning multi-day passes! On the last Saturday of August, Fan Effect host KellieAnn Halvorsen was joined FanX’s Ro Malaga and numerous cosplayers ...
FanX founder Dan Farr dishes out details of the 2021 mega event

FanX founder Dan Farr dishes out details of the 2021 mega event

FanX is back, and bigger and better than ever! When the worldwide coronavirus pandemic canceled FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention in 2020, organizers promised to be back ready for an even greater Xperience in 2021. Now the comic and pop culture event is poised to deliver in less than a month, ...
Stan Lee + William Shatner + Dick Van Dyke + Dan Farr = FANX on Jessop’s Journal

Stan Lee + William Shatner + Dick Van Dyke + Dan Farr = FANX on Jessop’s Journal

(DOUG JESSOP’S JESSOP’S JOURNAL – ABC4 NEWS – SALT LAKE CITY, UT) The most attended convention in the state of Utah and the largest comic convention in North America per capita is called FAN X. It started with a chance meeting with the owner of a 3D software company, Dan Farr, at the National ...
New ADA Entrance at #FanX21!

New ADA Entrance at #FanX21!

Please note that due to ongoing construction at the Salt Palace Convention Center, there will be a new ADA entrance for FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention this year. Ramp access is available on West Temple at the East entrance of the Salt Palace at the Salt Shaker. For more info about ADA ...
Visit McDonalds for a Mystery FanX Discount!

Visit McDonalds for a Mystery FanX Discount!

Rouge Toys is providing Salt Lake Area McDonald's with a special Mystery Discount for tickets to #FanX21! To grab the mystery discount for yourself, visit any of these participating McDonalds locations:   Full List of Participating Locations: 5413 S 1900 W  - Roy, UT 210
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 ...
Welcome Gaten Matarazzo to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2021!

Welcome Gaten Matarazzo to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2021!

Gaten is an American actor best known for playing Dustin in the Netflix science-fiction drama series Stranger Things and as the host of the Netflix show Prank Encounters. Want to know what days you can meet Gaten at #FanX21? - Check out Gaten's Bio NOW for all the info
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 ...
Welcome Bret Iwan to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

Welcome Bret Iwan to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

Bret Iwan is an American voice actor and illustrator best known as the official voice of Mickey Mouse. Find out more about Bret HERE
Welcome Jacob Bertrand to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

Welcome Jacob Bertrand to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

Jacob Bertrand is an American actor best known for playing Kirby Buckets in the Disney XD series of the same name, as well as the character Jack Malloy in the Disney Channel Original Movie The Swap, and as a series regular Eli “Hawk” Moskowitz in the YouTube Premium and Netflix series Cobra ...
Welcome David Haydn-Jones to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Welcome David Haydn-Jones to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention!

David Haydn-Jones is an actor, writer, and producer best known for playing Arthur Ketch in Supernatural. Find out more about David Haydn-Jones HERE
Welcome Ashley  to Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Welcome Ashley to Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Ashley Eckstein has been widely recognized and honored as an actress, entrepreneur, author and Fangirl trendsetter. Most known as the voice of Ahsoka Tano in Star Wars, Ashley also founded Her Universe in 2010 - the groundbreaking fangirl fashion and lifestyle brand. Find out more about Ashley!
Welcome Richard Speight Jr. to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Welcome Richard Speight Jr. to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Richard Speight Jr. is an American actor, director, screenwriter, and producer who is known for his role as the Archangel Gabriel, originally thought to be a "Trickster" or Loki, in the WB/CW series Supernatural. Find out more about Richard HERE
Welcome Adam Savage to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Welcome Adam Savage to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Welcome, FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ 2021 guest…Adam Savage!! Adam is best known as producer & host of Discovery Channels MythBusters. Find out more about Adam!
Welcome Christopher Eccleston to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Welcome Christopher Eccleston to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Christopher Eccleston is an English actor best known for his television and film work, which includes his role as the ninth incarnation of the Doctor in the BBC sci-fi series Doctor Who.  Find out more about Christopher HERE
Welcome Misha Collins to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Welcome Misha Collins to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Dmitri “Misha” Collins is an American actor, author, producer, and director best known for his role as the angel Castiel on the CW television series Supernatural. Find out more about Misha HERE
Welcome Peyton List to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

Welcome Peyton List to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

Peyton Roi List is an American actress and model best known for playing Holly Hills in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid film series and Tory Nichols in the Netflix series Cobra Kai. Find out more about Peyton HERE
FanX 2021 Press Conference

FanX 2021 Press Conference

The FanX 2021 Press Conference is taking place on May the 4th at 11 am! Watch the live feed here.
Welcome Carolina Ravassa to FanX Salt lake Comic Convention 2021!

Welcome Carolina Ravassa to FanX Salt lake Comic Convention 2021!

Carolina Ravassa is a Colombian actress and producer best known outside of Colombia for her voice-over work in television series and video games, most notably Sombra from the video game Overwatch. Find out more about Carolina HERE  
Welcome Jaleel White to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2021!

Welcome Jaleel White to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2021!

Jaleel Ahmad White is an American actor, voice actor, comedian, producer, and writer best known for his role as Steve Urkel in Family Matters. The character, which was originally intended to be a one-time guest appearance, was an instant hit with audiences and White became a regular cast ...
Welcome Frank Welker to Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Welcome Frank Welker to Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Frank Welker is an American actor and voice actor best known for voicing Fred Jones and Scooby-Doo from the Scooby-Doo franchise, Megatron, and Soundwave in the Transformers franchise, and Nibbler on Futurama. Find out more about Frank HERE!
Welcome to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2021!

Welcome to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2021!

Peter Cullen is a voice actor best known as the voice of Optimus Prime in the Transformers franchise, Eeyore in the Winnie the Pooh franchise, Monterey Jack in Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers, and KARR in Knight Rider. Find out more about Peter HERE.
Welcome Henry Jackson Thomas to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2021!

Welcome Henry Jackson Thomas to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2021!

Henry Thomas is an American actor and musician. He is best known for his breakout role as Elliott in Steven Spielberg’s film E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial and his more recent role in The Haunting of Hill House, and its follow-up series The Haunting of Bly Manor.  Find out more about Henry ...
Welcome Jim Cummings to Salt Lake Comic Convention

Welcome Jim Cummings to Salt Lake Comic Convention

James Jonah “Jim” Cummings is an American voice actor and singer, who has appeared in almost 400 roles. He is known for voicing Darkwing Duck, Dr. Robotnik from Sonic the Hedgehog, Goofy’s nemesis Pete, as well as being the current voice of both Winnie the Pooh and Tigger, as well as the ...
Welcome Tress Macneille to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

Welcome Tress Macneille to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

Welcome, FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™  2021 guest… Tress MacNeille!! Tress MacNeille is an American voice actress best known for providing the voice of Daisy Duck, Dot Warner and various other characters on other animated television series such as The Simpsons, Futurama, Tiny Toon ...
Welcome Maurice Lamarche to Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Welcome Maurice Lamarche to Salt Lake Comic Convention!

Maurice LaMarche is a Canadian voice actor best known as the voice of the Brain in Animaniacs and its spin-off Pinky and the Brain, as Big Bob in Hey Arnold!, as well as a variety of characters in Futurama. He also voiced Mr. Freeze in the Batman Arkham video games. Find out more about Maurice!
Welcome Rob Paulsen to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

Welcome Rob Paulsen to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

Welcome, FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™  2021 guest…Rob Paulsen!! Rob Paulsen is an American voice actor and singer, best known as the voice behind Raphael from the 1987 cartoon of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Yakko Warner, and Dr. Otto Scratchansniff from Animaniacs, and Pinky from Pinky ...
Welcome Jess Harnell to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

Welcome Jess Harnell to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

Welcome, FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™  2021 guest…Jess Harnell! Jess Harnell is an American voice actor and singer best known as the voice of  Wakko Warner in Animaniacs and Crash Bandicoot in the video game franchise of the same name. Harnell has also been the announcer for America's ...
Welcome Martin Kove to FanX21!

Welcome Martin Kove to FanX21!

Martin Kove is an American actor and martial artist best known for The Karate Kid, in which he played John Kreese, the headteacher of the Cobra Kai karate school. He reprised the role in two sequels, The Karate Kid Part II and The Karate Kid Part III as well as the 2018 television sequel series
Welcome William Zabka to FanX21!!

Welcome William Zabka to FanX21!!

William Zabka, also known as Billy Zabka, is an American actor and Filmmaker. He is best known for his role as Johnny Lawrence in The Karate Kid and the TV series Cobra Kai. In 2004, he was nominated for an Academy Award for co-writing and producing the short film Most, which premiered at the ...
FanX 12 Days of Giving w/ local Businesses

FanX 12 Days of Giving w/ local Businesses

WHO WANTS FREE STUFF?!?! Join us for 12 Days of Giveaways as we partner up with Rogue Toys and other amazing local businesses that want to help spread holiday cheer by giving you a chance to win some amazing prizes either from the comfort of your own home or by helping support the shop local ...
FanX 2020 Announcement

FanX 2020 Announcement

Dear FanX Community, Since the beginning of the global pandemic, the FanX staff has held onto the hope that we would still be able to host FanX 2020 this September. Our top priority has always been and will continue to be the safety and well being of our FanX family - which, unfortunately, ...
May the 4th Be With You: Geek Music all day on KUAA

May the 4th Be With You: Geek Music all day on KUAA

FanX is taking over the airwaves on Monday, May the 4th. Tune in to KUAA 99.9fm for geek music all day long. Follow KUAA on Twitter |  Listen to KUAA online
Live Stream with Ashley Eckstein

Live Stream with Ashley Eckstein

In case you missed it, we had a special surprise live stream with Ashley Eckstein earlier today on Facebook when we announced that she will be at #FanX20! If you missed the live stream, don't worry you can still watch and comment on it on our Facebook page. For everyone not on Facebook, we've ...
Get 30% off at the FanX Merch Store

Get 30% off at the FanX Merch Store

The FanX Merch Store, powered by the Salt Lake local company Huge Brands, is now open and we're offering 30% off* for the month of April. Just use the promo code: FANX20 at checkout. To give back to the community, all proceeds from our 'Not all Heroes Wear Capes' Tee shirt will go to local ...
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 ...
A MESSAGE FROM FANX REGARDING RECENT 2020 EVENTS

A MESSAGE FROM FANX REGARDING RECENT 2020 EVENTS

FanX Family, Our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone as we all have been impacted by recent world and local events. In this unprecedented time, it is hard to know what to expect and what we can do (or not do) to make a difference. We wanted to share a few thoughts with you and reassure you
Nerds and Beyond: FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention: Spider-Man Creates a Buzz in the Beehive State

Nerds and Beyond: FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention: Spider-Man Creates a Buzz in the Beehive State

(Nerds and Beyond) Nerds and Beyond traveled to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention this year — Utah’s largest comic convention — for a weekend of cosplay, fan art, and more. Notable guests among the massive star-studded lineup for this year included Spider-Man himself Tom Holland, Hayden ...
KSL: Photos: Cosplayers dress up as pop culture characters at FanX 2019

KSL: Photos: Cosplayers dress up as pop culture characters at FanX 2019

SALT LAKE CITY — The FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention was back for its fall event last weekend, and cosplay was bigger than ever. Cosplay, short for "costume play," was once considered an activity for geeks. Cosplayers would come to conventions in handmade costumes, celebrating their favorite
ABC4: FanX fan follows up on the fun weekend

ABC4: FanX fan follows up on the fun weekend

(Nerds and Beyond) Cosplay, celebrities, vendors and more! The FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention wrapped up with thousands of visitors over the weekend. We pulled in our resident fan about her experience at FanX. GTU Director, Joetta Porchia shared some fun memories, products, and great celeb ...
KUTV: ‘It’s hilarious’: Parody art steals the spotlight at FanX

KUTV: ‘It’s hilarious’: Parody art steals the spotlight at FanX

(KUTV) — Imagine it: Boba Fett reading "Harry Potter"; the Hulk sitting on the toilet, or Darth Vader baking in the kitchen dressed in a Hufflepuff apron. An anonymous artist stole the show at FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention with this kind of parody art. "It's hilarious and people love it, "
KUTV: Artist channels the Hulk to combat depression, brings joy to comic convention fans

KUTV: Artist channels the Hulk to combat depression, brings joy to comic convention fans

SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) -- Josh Isom found himself struggling with depression, disappointment and debt. To claw his way back from rock bottom, Isom decided to embark on a creative journey that saw him build a massive statue of the popular Marvel Comics character the Hulk. This weekend at FanX ...
Salt Lake Magazine: Cosplay at FanX Fall 2019

Salt Lake Magazine: Cosplay at FanX Fall 2019

(Salt Lake Magazine) At every FanX (Salt Lake City’s biggest geek event), you’ll find thousands of fans who cosplay (short for costume play) as their favorite characters from anime, comic books, movies and more. Whether their costumes are store-bought or handcrafted, those who cosplay at FanX ...
#FanX 2019 Hashtag Contest – Saturday

#FanX 2019 Hashtag Contest – Saturday

Attending our event this weekend? Help us spread the fun by using our official hashtag #FanX on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (and make sure your posts are public) for a chance to win FanX 2020 passes to our next event in Fall 2020! WINNERS! See today’s winners below… You won a pass to ...
#FanX 2019 Hashtag Contest – Friday

#FanX 2019 Hashtag Contest – Friday

Attending our event this weekend? Help us spread the fun by using our official hashtag #FanX on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (and make sure your posts are public) for a chance to win FanX 2020 passes to our next event in Fall 2020! WINNERS! See today’s winners below… You won a pass to ...
SL TRIB: At FanX, ‘Bionic’ stars Lindsay Wagner and Lee Majors recall their TV glory, and lots of running

SL TRIB: At FanX, ‘Bionic’ stars Lindsay Wagner and Lee Majors recall their TV glory, and lots of running

(Salt Lake Tribune) Lindsay Wagner knows the power of fans. “It’s because of you all that ‘The Bionic Woman’ came about. It was literally by public demand,” the star of the ‘70s action series told a crowd Friday at FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention. Wagner — along with Lee Majors, ...
ABC4: FanX and other fun things to do this weekend!

ABC4: FanX and other fun things to do this weekend!

Our own Deena Marie stopped by FanX to chat with Dan Farr, producer and founder of FanX, and some of the characters from the popular television show Ruby. The cast of Ruby is just a small portion of the superstar lineup they have this year at FanX that also includes Tom Holland, Katee Sackhoff,
KUTV: Jokes, lost luggage, Utah swear words: ‘Supernatural’ star makes FanX visit unforgettable

KUTV: Jokes, lost luggage, Utah swear words: ‘Supernatural’ star makes FanX visit unforgettable

(KUTV) — Sebastian Roché's appearance at the FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention was nothing short of an epic mixture of stand-up comedy and traveling through cinema history. Roché has an impressive acting resume, having performed in several productions dating back to the 1980s. He is best known
KUTV: Photos: Day 2 of FanX 2019

KUTV: Photos: Day 2 of FanX 2019

SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) — The halls at FanX in the Salt Palace Convention Center were all abuzz Friday: Tom Holland was in the house. People nearly hyperventilating with excitement, and with photos, were circulating. Holland wasn't the only celebrity fans were delighted to welcome to Utah, but

Community Council Annual Annual report Now Available

FanX Community Council has released their Annual report for 2018 - 2019. You can read it now.
#FanX 2019 Hashtag Contest – Thursday

#FanX 2019 Hashtag Contest – Thursday

Attending our event this weekend? Help us spread the fun by using our official hashtag #FanX on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (and make sure your posts are public) for a chance to win FanX 2020 passes to our next event in Fall 2020! WINNERS! See today’s winners below… You won a pass to ...
Daily Herald: FanX 2019 Notebook: Meditations upon a red carpet

Daily Herald: FanX 2019 Notebook: Meditations upon a red carpet

The fall FanX 2019 is underway at the Salt Palace Convention Center. The first big ballroom appearance was at 2 p.m. featuring John Rhys-Davies of "Indiana Jones" and "Lord of the Rings" fame. Before he appears in the Grand Ballroom, Rhys-Davies joined others in walking the red carpet in the
KUTV: Photos: Day 1 of FanX 2019

KUTV: Photos: Day 1 of FanX 2019

SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) — One of Utah's biggest events raised its curtain Thursday, for a three-day celebration of popular culture. The annual convention returns to Salt Lake City with a list of stars, including John Rhys-Davies who opened the main stage in the Grand Ballroom with a sizzle ...
SL TRIB: FanX rolls out Salt Lake City red carpet for celebrities who enjoy an ‘extra kind of fun’ hanging out with fans

SL TRIB: FanX rolls out Salt Lake City red carpet for celebrities who enjoy an ‘extra kind of fun’ hanging out with fans

(Salt Lake Tribune)Fans may not know Charles Martinet’s face, but they know his voice. “Oh, it’s a-me, Mario!” Martinet said to a crowd gathered for the red carpet kickoff to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention’s fall 2019 edition, which began Thursday at the Salt Palace Convention ...
Salt Lake Magazine – FanX Brings Families Together to Geek Out

Salt Lake Magazine – FanX Brings Families Together to Geek Out

(Salt Lake Magazine) FanX, Salt Lake City’s largest sci-fi/fantasy fan fest, brings celebrities, artists, authors, and others to the Salt Palace to meet fans twice each year. The event doesn’t just connect nerds with their heroes though. Amid the packed halls of costumed attendees, the ...

Nerds and Beyond – John Rhys-Davies and Susan Egan Added to Guest List for FanX Salt Lake

(Nerds and Beyond) Actor John Rhys-Davies has been added to the guestlist for FanX Salt Lake Comic Con. He is scheduled to appear all three days during the convention. Rhys-Davies is best known for his roles in The Lord of The Rings Trilogy, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Indiana Jones and the Last ...

Nerds and Beyond – Tom Holland VIP Photo Ops and Autographs for FanX Salt Lake Now Available

(Nerds and Beyond) The FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention has made VIP photo ops and autographs for Tom Holland available for purchase. Holland is best known for his role as Peter Parker/Spider-Man in the Marvel franchise. He will be at the convention Friday, Sept 6 and Saturday, Sept 7. His photo
Daily Herald – Marvel’s Spider-Man set to bring web-slinging fun to FanX in Salt Lake this September

Daily Herald – Marvel’s Spider-Man set to bring web-slinging fun to FanX in Salt Lake this September

Fans will be able to delve into the Spider-Verse with their friendly neighborhood Spider-Man this fall in Salt Lake City when actor Tom Holland, who plays the titular hero, makes his way to FanX: Salt Lake Comic Convention on Sept. 5-7. Holland was announced as a guest for the convention ...
KSL – ‘Spider-Man’ star Tom Holland to appear at FanX Salt Lake fall event

KSL – ‘Spider-Man’ star Tom Holland to appear at FanX Salt Lake fall event

SALT LAKE CITY — FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention organizers are hoping to lure you into their web this fall with a major star. Tom Holland, who plays Spider-Man in Marvel’s current iteration of the franchise, will appear at FanX’s fall event, Sept. 6-7, at the Salt Palace Convention Center ...
ABC4 – Tom Holland coming to SLC for 2019 FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

ABC4 – Tom Holland coming to SLC for 2019 FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) – Tom Holland, who is best known for his role as ‘Spider-Man’ in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, is coming to the Fall 2019 Salt Lake Comic Convention. Chris Provost, an MC for the FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention, stopped by Midday on Tuesday to make the big ...
Deseret News – ‘Spider-Man’s’ Tom Holland coming to Salt Lake’s FanX this fall

Deseret News – ‘Spider-Man’s’ Tom Holland coming to Salt Lake’s FanX this fall

SALT LAKE CITY — The latest actor to play Spider-Man has seven upcoming films listed on IMDB, but somehow, Tom Holland has made time for yet another event this year: Utah's FanX Fall Salt Lake Comic Convention. The organizers of FanX announced on Tuesday that Holland, the 23-year-old British
SLTrib – FanX adds ‘Spider-Man’ star Tom Holland to line-up for September convention

SLTrib – FanX adds ‘Spider-Man’ star Tom Holland to line-up for September convention

A friendly neighborhood superhero will be swinging into the FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention in September. British actor Tom Holland, who has played the heroic web-slinger Spider-Man in five Marvel Cinematic Universe movies, will be a guest at the convention, Sept. 5-7 at the Salt Palace ...

Shipping Deadline

  SHIPPING DEADLINE APPROACHING!   Order your #FanX19 passes by Wednesday, July 31st, 2019 at 11:59 PM and your RFID wristband (your ticket) and perks* (if applicable) will be directly shipped to you! Act now to take advantage of this exclusive deal!   Update ...
Daily Herald – FanX press conference brings onslaught of celebrity announcements for fall convention

Daily Herald – FanX press conference brings onslaught of celebrity announcements for fall convention

Utah’s passion for all things pop culture was on full display Wednesday morning as costume-clad fans and members of the press packed a movie theater at the Megaplex at Jordan Commons in South Jordan. The hullabaloo wasn’t for a movie premiere though — instead, it was the first official press

Nerds & Beyond – FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention Announces First Guests

(Nerds & Beyond) FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention announced its first set of guests at a press conference held at the Megaplex Theater at Jordan Commons in Sandy, UT and via Facebook live stream. The event is scheduled for September 5-7 at The Salt Palace in Salt Lake City, UT. Joined by ...

KUTV – Which celebrities you’ll see at the FanX convention in September

(KUTV) Less than two months after the last FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention wrapped up, plans for the next one are being released. Dan Farr, founder, and producer of FanX, announced on Wednesday a few celebrities that will be attending the convention in September. Fans will be able to meet ...
Deseret News: Kiefer Sutherland, Christina Ricci, Megan Follows and 15 other celebrities coming to FanX this fall

Deseret News: Kiefer Sutherland, Christina Ricci, Megan Follows and 15 other celebrities coming to FanX this fall

SANDY — At a press event Wednesday morning at Jordan Commons, voice actor and FanX audience favorite Jess Harnell announced 18 new guests for this fall's FanX Fall Salt Lake Comic Convention. The lineup for the popular comic convention, which will be held at the Salt Palace ...
SLTrib: Kiefer Sutherland, Dolph Lundgren and Christina Ricci among celebrities coming to FanX comic convention in September

SLTrib: Kiefer Sutherland, Dolph Lundgren and Christina Ricci among celebrities coming to FanX comic convention in September

(Salt Lake Tribune) An accidental president, the king of the oceans and a fair number of supervillains will meet thousands of Utah geeks, cosplayers and enthusiasts at the FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention in September. The semiannual convention Tuesday announced 21 celebrities signed on ...
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 ...

Call for Cosplayers for FanX® Kick-Off Press Conference

FanX® invites local cosplayers to attend our kick-off press conference for FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2019! Please fill out the application form if you would like to appear as an official press conference cosplayer. Each eligible cosplayer* can earn a free upgradable Thursday ...
Thank You for an Amazing Loyalty Launch for #FanX19

Thank You for an Amazing Loyalty Launch for #FanX19

Dear Loyal FanX™ Supporters, Thank you so much for your support in what was a record-breaking Loyalty Launch first day! Yesterday we surpassed our 1,000 VIP and Gold ticket purchase limit in a flash. We are grateful, humbled, and empowered. As you may know, early support allows us to ...

New VIP & Gold Perks for FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ Fall 2019

WHO’S READY FOR FANX FALL 2019?! Tickets for this #EPIC event will be available for purchase starting Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019 at NOON (MST), when we will kick off our highly-anticipated Loyalty Launch Sale! This is when we will offer our BEST discount of the season to early ...

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, ...

Loyalty Launch for #FanX19

WHO’S READY FOR FANX FALL 2019?! Tickets for this #EPIC event will be available for purchase starting Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019 at NOON (MST), when we will kick off our highly-anticipated Loyalty Launch Sale! This is when we will offer our BEST discount of the season to early ...
#FanXSpring19 Hashtag Contest – Saturday

#FanXSpring19 Hashtag Contest – Saturday

Attending our event this weekend? Help us spread the fun by using our official hashtag #FanXSpring19 on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (and make sure your posts are public) for a chance to win FanX 19 passes to our next event in Fall 2019! WINNERS! See today’s winners below… Pass to our ...
#FanXSpring19 Hashtag Contest – Friday

#FanXSpring19 Hashtag Contest – Friday

Attending our event this weekend? Help us spread the fun by using our official hashtag #FanXSpring19 on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (and make sure your posts are public) for a chance to win FanX 19 passes to our next event in Fall 2019! WINNERS! See today’s winners below… Pass to our ...

FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention’s Spring Event Is Back!

- The exclusive two-day fan convention features the best in geek and pop culture, including movies, TV shows, gaming, Sci-Fi, books, comic creators, artists and fantasy -   SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™’s (FanXSaltLake.com) Spring event is back ...

#FanXJessAndMe Contest

Now is Your Chance to Perform on the largest stage at FanX with Jess Harnell! All you need to do is record a 30 second or less video of you singing your favorite song, doing your best voice acting, or both!   Post your video to Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter using the hashtag ...
DESERET NEWS: John Cleese, Zachary Levi of ‘Shazam!’ and Asher Angel coming to FanX Spring Comic Convention

DESERET NEWS: John Cleese, Zachary Levi of ‘Shazam!’ and Asher Angel coming to FanX Spring Comic Convention

SALT LAKE CITY — FanX Spring Comic Convention is almost here, and the celebrity guests list is filling in nicely. FanX announced on Wednesday that comedian, writer, actor and Monty Python founding member John Cleese will join the spring lineup, along with young actor Asher Angel. ...
Deseret News: Movie review: ‘Shazam!’ will make you even more excited to see Zachary Levi at Salt Lake’s FanX

Deseret News: Movie review: ‘Shazam!’ will make you even more excited to see Zachary Levi at Salt Lake’s FanX

SALT LAKE CITY — “Shazam!” may not be the best DC comic book movie, but it’s easily the most fun. David F. Sandberg’s origin story about a Philadelphia foster kid who becomes a superhero is fun, funny and surprisingly moving. It opens in 1974 in upstate New York, when a car crash magically ...

FanX® Private Movie Screenings brought to you by Siegfried and Jensen

Siegfried and Jensen have graciously offered to sponsor our movie screenings going forward at the Jordan Commons Megaplex Theatre. They will still be as fun as they have always been! There will be a few changes in how you will be able to get tickets. Please read below about the options that are
Salt Lake Magazine: Fan X for the Kids (Not Just the Kid in You)

Salt Lake Magazine: Fan X for the Kids (Not Just the Kid in You)

Go ahead, claim you bought FanX passes because the “kids want to go.” In truth, you’ve wanted to meet Lynda Carter (TV’s Wonder Woman) since you first saw her kick butt on that TV with the bunny ears your dad fixed with tin foil in ’76. Now, she’s set to meet fans at Salt Lake’s ...

KUTV: FanX 2019 announces John Cleese coming to Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) — Fans of Monty Python will be happy about a new guest scheduled for FanX 2019. Monday, FanX announced comedian John Cleese will be coming to Salt Lake City for the April 19-20 event at The Salt Palace. Cleese is a co-founder of the Monty Python comedy troupe ...
Daily Herald: It’s no joke: Actor and comedian John Cleese is heading to FanX: Salt Lake this month

Daily Herald: It’s no joke: Actor and comedian John Cleese is heading to FanX: Salt Lake this month

(DAILY HERALD) It may be April Fools’ Day, but FanX: Salt Lake Comic Convention is not joking when it comes to the latest guest announcement for its spring 2019 lineup: acclaimed actor and comedian John Cleese. The announcement was shared through Facebook late Monday afternoon and caused a ...
Daily Herald: ‘Chuck,’ ‘Shazam!’ star Zachary Levi set to make return trip to Salt Lake for FanX

Daily Herald: ‘Chuck,’ ‘Shazam!’ star Zachary Levi set to make return trip to Salt Lake for FanX

With just a week left until the wide release of the DC Extended Universe film “Shazam!” FanX: Salt Lake Comic Convention has announced that the film’s star, Zachary Levi, will make his third appearance at the Utah event, set for April 19-20 at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake ...
SLTrib: ‘Shazam!’ stars Zachary Levi and Angel Asher added to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention lineup

SLTrib: ‘Shazam!’ stars Zachary Levi and Angel Asher added to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention lineup

(Salt Lake Tribune) The newest superhero in DC Comics’ movie roster, “Shazam!” star Zachary Levi, is coming to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention. So will his teen alter ego, Asher Angel. Convention organizers announced Friday that Levi will appear at the event, set for April 19-20 at the ...

Daily Herald: ‘Ready Player One’ and ‘X-Men’ star Tye Sheridan joins lineup for this spring’s FanX 2019

(Daily Herald) With just over three weeks remaining until this spring’s FanX: Salt Lake Comic Convention, the guest list for the event continues to grow, with a noon announcement that Tye Sheridan (“X-Men,” “Ready Player One”) also will be joining the lineup. Multiple teases on the ...

Fox13: Best-kept secrets of FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

(Fox 13 News) FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention Spring 2019 is less than a month away! April 19-20, 2019 at the Salt Palace Convention Center. There are some epic celebrity guests lined up including Tom Felton, Paul Bettany, Clark Gregg, Tom Ellis, Lynda Carter, Alice Cooper and many ...
KUTV: ‘Harry Potter’ star Tom Felton is coming to FanX Comic Convention in April

KUTV: ‘Harry Potter’ star Tom Felton is coming to FanX Comic Convention in April

(KUTV) — Actor Tom Felton, who is best known for his role as Draco Malfoy in the "Harry Potter" series, will be a special guest at the FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention. He is also known for his roles in "The Borrowers," "The Flash" and "Anna and the King." Felton joins a line-up ...
SLTrib: ‘Wonder Woman’ star Lynda Carter and rocker Alice Cooper join the lineup of celebrities at Salt Lake City’s FanX, April 19-20

SLTrib: ‘Wonder Woman’ star Lynda Carter and rocker Alice Cooper join the lineup of celebrities at Salt Lake City’s FanX, April 19-20

(Salt Lake Tribune) TV’s original Amazon princess and the king of shock rock are coming to FanX. Lynda Carter, who starred as the Amazonian superheroine in the 1970s “Wonder Woman” TV series, and rock star Alice Cooper have joined the lineup for FanX Salt Lake Comic ...
KSL: ‘Wonder Woman’ actress Lynda Carter, rock star Alice Cooper to headline FanX spring event

KSL: ‘Wonder Woman’ actress Lynda Carter, rock star Alice Cooper to headline FanX spring event

(KSL) SALT LAKE CITY — “Wonder Woman” actress Lynda Carter and rock star Alice Cooper are the latest additions to the lineup for FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention’s spring event. FanX officials announced the addition of Carter and Cooper on Twitter on Monday morning. The event takes place on ...
ABC4: FanX announces Lynda Carter will be attending FanX Spring

ABC4: FanX announces Lynda Carter will be attending FanX Spring

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) - FanX has announced that the original Wonder Woman, Lynda Carter, will be attending FanX Spring 2019. Carter, who most famously starred as Wonder Woman in the 1978 TV show by CBS, has also starred in a variety of other film and tv shows, including ...

The Daily Herald: Lynda Carter, Alice Cooper bring talent, diversity to FanX spring lineup

(The Daily Herald) - As time ticks down until FanX: Salt Lake Comic Convention’s 2019 April convention, the guest list is multiplying almost as much as the ticket sales and fan enthusiasm for the two-day spring event According to event founder Dan Farr, he and co-founder Bryan Brandenburg are ...

KUTV: 2 new guests announced for FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2019

Salt Lake City (KUTV) — FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention is bringing in two new guests for the April 2019 event at the Salt Palace in Salt Lake City. Convention Emcee Chris Provost told 2News Anchor Ron Bird on Monday that fans will get to meet hard rock icon Alice Cooper and "Wonder Woman" TV ...
Deseret News: ‘The Avengers’ Agent Phil Coulson and Vision are coming to Salt Lake’s FanX Spring 2019

Deseret News: ‘The Avengers’ Agent Phil Coulson and Vision are coming to Salt Lake’s FanX Spring 2019

(Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY — FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention announced on Friday two more guests that should have "Avenger" fans excited. Clark Gregg, best known for his role as Agent Phil Coulson in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and Paul Bettany, who plays Vision in the "Avengers" ...
Daily Herald: Paul Bettany brings ‘Vision’ to FanX: Salt Lake, with Clark Gregg’s Phil Coulson adding to Marvel-ous lineup

Daily Herald: Paul Bettany brings ‘Vision’ to FanX: Salt Lake, with Clark Gregg’s Phil Coulson adding to Marvel-ous lineup

(The Daily Herald) - When it comes to heroes, it’s hard to think of many more pure of heart or worthy than the Avengers — from Tony Stark to Hawkeye, Hulk to Captain America, especially. Yet throughout “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” a running joke is a moment when they all gather to try to ...
ABC4: Avengers Assemble! Marvel stars coming to Salt Lake City

ABC4: Avengers Assemble! Marvel stars coming to Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) - Two stars of the Marvel Cinematic Universe are coming to Salt Lake City this spring. FanX: Salt Lake Comic Convention announced actors Paul Bettany and Clark Gregg Friday.  FanX founder, Dan Farr appeared on ABC 4 News at 4 for the big ...

ABC4: Allons-y! Doctor Who star to appear at FanX 2019

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) - FanX: Salt Lake Comic Convention dropped a bomb Friday evening when organizers announced U.K. actress Billie Piper will attend the 2019 Spring event. Piper is akin to sci-fi royalty. The actress is best known for her role on the long-running BBC sci-fi television

Fox13 – Stars from ‘Harry Potter,’ ‘The Office’ Marvel and more to appear at April FanX convention

(FOX13)SALT LAKE CITY — The founders for FanX, Salt Lake’s comic convention, announced via Facebook Live Tuesday some of the celebrities that will be appearing at their spring event. Dan Farr and Bryan Brandenburg made a virtual press conference and dropped the names of seven celebrities who
Provo Herald: FanX Salt Lake announces 7 new guests for April convention

Provo Herald: FanX Salt Lake announces 7 new guests for April convention

(Provo Herald) Ever since sparks ignited between FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention and San Diego Comic-Con International over the use of the term “comic con,” there’s been a little turbulence below the surface for defensive and devoted fans of the Utah convention, which regularly provides its ...
KUTV: Actors from ‘The Office,’ ‘Harry Potter,’ to attend FanX Comic Convention in Salt Lake

KUTV: Actors from ‘The Office,’ ‘Harry Potter,’ to attend FanX Comic Convention in Salt Lake

FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention announced new celebrity guests for its upcoming event. The guests have stared in movies like "Harry Potter," "Guardians of the Galaxy", "The Office" and other popular films and TV shows. The convention will take place on April 19 and 20 at the Salt Palace ...

FanX® Spring 2019 Kickoff Press Conference

  FanX® Spring 2019’s kickoff press conference was held via Facebook live today on the FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention Facebook page. We announced more guests from your favorite TV shows and movies! Guests including Warwick Davis, Pom Klementieff, David Bradley, Adelaide Kane, Brian ...
ABC4: FanX announces new guests for FanX Spring

ABC4: FanX announces new guests for FanX Spring

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) - The team at FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention and Dann Farr Productions have announced more of their celebrity guest list for the upcoming FanX Spring 2019 convention. In a video streamed on Facebook Live, FanX announced that the following new guests have ...
SL Tribune: FanX will bring stars from Marvel, ‘Harry Potter’ and more franchises to its ‘more intimate’ April convention

SL Tribune: FanX will bring stars from Marvel, ‘Harry Potter’ and more franchises to its ‘more intimate’ April convention

(Salt Lake Tribune) Familiar faces from the worlds of Harry Potter, Marvel, Disney and more will be appearing at the spring edition of Salt Lake’s comic convention FanX, organizers announced Tuesday. Event founders Dan Farr and Bryan Brandenburg appeared via Facebook Live for the event’s ...
Deseret News: Kevin from ‘The Office’ is coming to Salt Lake’s FanX

Deseret News: Kevin from ‘The Office’ is coming to Salt Lake’s FanX

(Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY — Big news for “The Office” fans: Brian Baumgartner, the actor who played Kevin Malone on the hit NBC sitcom, is coming to April’s FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention. Baumgartner, along with a handful of other guests, were announced Monday afternoon during a ...

FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention Kicks Off 2019 Event Schedule With Celebrity Guests Announcements

- First round of celebrity guests at April 2019 FanX include Pom Klementieff, Warwick Davis, Brian Baumgartner, David Bradley, Aimee Garcia, Tony Todd, and Adelaide Kane - SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ (http://FanXSaltLake.com/) kicked off its

FanX Spring 2019’s Kickoff Press Conference

FanX® Spring 2019’s kickoff press conference will be Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 at 11 AM (MST). This will be an online virtual national event held via Facebook live! We hope regardless of where you are, you will join us! More details and FAQ to be announced this week! Questions? Ask them in

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.

Call for Cosplayers for Captain Marvel

FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ is looking for cosplayers of all kinds (male or female) dressed as characters from Captain Marvel, or other relevant Marvel characters to appear at FanX’s private screening of Captain Marvel on Thursday, March 7, 2019! If you feel that your cosplay will add ...

ABC4: Spring FanX tickets are now on sale

(ABC4 Utah) FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention Spring 2019 is April 19-20, 2019 at the Salt Palace Convention Center. Superhero, Disney and cosplay fans, get ready for an epic adventure with all your favorites! Hurry and purchase by 12/31 at midnight and be rewarded as an Early ...

Photo Op Vouchers Now On Sale

Giving the gift of FanX® this season? Our first round of Photo Op Vouchers ARE ON SALE NOW!   Get a 15-minute head-start on buying Photo Op Sessions when they go on sale by purchasing a Photo Op Voucher. In addition, gift certificates are available to download when you gift a FanX® ...
Stan Lee: Real-Life SuperHero

Stan Lee: Real-Life SuperHero

We’re very sad to hear about the passing of Stan Lee. I got to know him personally and I don’t think he would want people to mourn him, but would rather they celebrate and emulate his passion for life. I believe his secret to longevity was living such a productive life. He could have retired ...

Letter from Team FanX®

https://youtu.be/XCLUmYoktvs Dear Friends, Fellow Fans and Loyal Customers, You’re reading this letter because you have supported us in the past and attended one of our 10 FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ events since 2013. We wanted to write you an important and special message during ...

Call for Cosplayers for Fantastic Beasts:The Crimes of Grindelwald

FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ is looking for cosplayers of all kinds (male or female) dressed as characters from Fantastic Beasts to appear at our private screening of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald on Thursday, November 15, 2018! If you feel that your cosplay will add ...
SLUG: FANX SALT LAKE COMIC CONVENTION 2018 @ THE SALT PALACE 09.06-09.08

SLUG: FANX SALT LAKE COMIC CONVENTION 2018 @ THE SALT PALACE 09.06-09.08

(SLUG) Back again for the 2018 season, Salt Lake’s comic convention FanX 2018 is a three-day September event filled with guest celebrities, authors, cosplay professionals as well as amazing artists and other such “geek-merch” vendors. Taking place in the same venue as previous years, the ...
Daily Herald: FanX cosplayers talk craft as hobby, art, profession

Daily Herald: FanX cosplayers talk craft as hobby, art, profession

(Daily Herald) For fans like Melody Willis, cosplay is more than dressing up as a favorite movie, book or video game character.“It’s not really only a hobby; it’s an art,” said Willis, who attended this year’s FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention dressed as Shoto Todoroki from the manga series “My ...
FanX18 Celebrity Social Media Round-up – Day 3

FanX18 Celebrity Social Media Round-up – Day 3

What a wild weekend at #FanX18! We hope you had as much fun as our celebrity guests, artists, authors and cosplayers! Here is a round-up of their best social media posts from Day 3. Did you attend our event this weekend? Don’t let the fun die. Continue to spread the fun by using our official
Ask A Cosplayer: What is your Patronus?

Ask A Cosplayer: What is your Patronus?

We asked FanX 18 cosplayers what their Patronus was on Saturday morning. Here are some of the results!
#FanX18 Hashtag Contest – Saturday

#FanX18 Hashtag Contest – Saturday

Attending our event this weekend? Help us spread the fun by using our official hashtag #FanX18 on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (and make sure your posts are public) for a chance to win FanX 18 Photo Ops or tickets to our next event in April 2019! WINNERS! See today’s winners below… You ...

Photo Op Update: Friday, September 7

The Photo Op area has experienced a temporary hardware problem. You will get your printed photos and a digital version is available as well. Keep Calm. We are aware of the frustrating situation in the Photo Ops Area, and we apologize. With so many Photo Ops and an equipment malfunction, we ...
#FanX18 Hashtag Contest – Friday

#FanX18 Hashtag Contest – Friday

Attending our event this weekend? Help us spread the fun by using our official hashtag #FanX18 on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (and make sure your posts are public) for a chance to win FanX 18 Photo Ops or tickets to our next event in April 2019! WINNERS! See today’s winners below… You ...
FanX18 Celebrity Social Media Round-up – Day 2

FanX18 Celebrity Social Media Round-up – Day 2

FanX18 is rolling along, and the celebrity guests are having a blast in Salt Lake City. Here is a round-up of their best social media posts from Day 2. Attending our event this weekend? Help us spread the fun by using our official hashtag #FanX18 on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Chuck ...
FanX18 Celebrity Social Media Round-up – Day 1

FanX18 Celebrity Social Media Round-up – Day 1

The celebrity guests are loving their time at FanX18 so far. Here is a round-up of their best social media posts from Day 1. Attending our event this weekend? Help us spread the fun by using our official hashtag #FanX18 on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.   EG Daily - ...
Daily Herald: FanX: Salt Lake Comic Convention brings costume-clad fans to the Salt Palace Convention Center

Daily Herald: FanX: Salt Lake Comic Convention brings costume-clad fans to the Salt Palace Convention Center

(Daily Herald) Thursday, September 6, 2018, marked the start of FanX: Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018, and brought with it thousands of costumed fans, hundreds of vendors and dozens of celebrity guests(...)   CLICK HERE to see full Gallery
Ask A Cosplayer: What is your day job?

Ask A Cosplayer: What is your day job?

We asked FanX 18 cosplayers what their day job was on Thursday morning. Here are some of the results. Our Social Media Team will be asking more questions throughout the rest of the weekend, so keep those great cosplays coming!
#FanX18 Hashtag Contest – Thursday

#FanX18 Hashtag Contest – Thursday

Attending our event this weekend? Help us spread the fun by using our official hashtag #FanX18 on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (and make sure your posts are public) for a chance to win FanX 18 Photo Ops or tickets to our next event in April 2019! WINNERS! See today's winners below... ...
News4Utah: FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018 off to a great start

News4Utah: FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018 off to a great start

SALT LAKE CITY (News4Utah)- FanX Salt Comic Convention, formally known as Comic-Con, kicked off it’s first of three days filled with celebrities and events Thursday. Cosplayers and fans from around the country are gathering at the Salt Palace Convention. Organizers said since its first years ...
#FanX18 Hashtag Contest – Wednesday

#FanX18 Hashtag Contest – Wednesday

Attending our event this weekend? Help us spread the fun by using our official hashtag #FanX18 on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (and make sure your posts are public) for a chance to win FanX 18 Photo Ops or tickets to our next event in April 2019! WINNERS! See today’s winners below… You ...
The Official #FanX18 Bucket List

The Official #FanX18 Bucket List

Are you a Convention Noob or FanX Master? Make the most of your FanX weekend by checking off items on our FanX18 Bucket List curated by our Social Media Team. Our suggestions will make this a weekend that you’ll never forget! Show us your results on social media! Tag your (public) post on ...

News4Utah: Forget parking, take TRAX to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

SALT LAKE CITY (News4Utah)- Save yourself the hassle of parking and take TRAX to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention this week. FanX kicks off Thursday and to help accommodate the chaos, UTA has expanded their hours. On Thursday and Friday, there will be longer trains on all Blue, Red, and Green ...
Instagram Winners 8/31/18

Instagram Winners 8/31/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, then watch your timeline for our poss. Follow the directions in the contest post to enter to win; usually, we ask our fans to help ...
Last Twitter Winners 8/31/18

Last Twitter Winners 8/31/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Twitter! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Twitter account, then watch your timeline for our tweets. Follow the directions in the contest tweet to enter to win; usually, we ask our fans to help ...

Kjazz: Jeff Goldblum Attending FanX 2018 on September 7

Jeff Goldblum announced as latest guest for FanX in Salt Lake City Jeff Goldblum will make an appearance at FanX in Salt Lake on September 7. Goldblum is best known for his roles in the Jurassic Park series, Independence Day, Thor: Ragnarok, The Big Chill, The Fly and more. Read the full ...
Marvel 10th Anniversary Film Festival

Marvel 10th Anniversary Film Festival

To celebrate Marvel Studios’ 10th Anniversary, select Megaplex locations will show a decade of Marvel Studios’ Films – everything from the original Iron Man to Ant-Man and The Wasp starring FanX 2018 guest Evangeline Lilly! The Marvel Studios’ 10th Anniversary Film Festival takes place ...

#FanX18 Promo Card @Metro PCS – Limited Time Only!

FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention and MetroPCS have teamed up to offer a great discount to our upcoming event! Stop in at one of the many MetroPCS stores in Utah to pick up a promo card for 25% off your FanX admission tickets. CONTEST ALERT MetroPCS will also be giving away a free VIP ticket ...

FanX reassures guest safety and security after Jacksonville shooting

SALT LAKE CITY (News4Utah) - The deadly shooting at a video gaming tournament in Jacksonville, FL on Sunday prompts security questions about large events in Utah, such as FanX, which is expecting more than 100,000 people this year. "It breaks my heart to see someone who would go and do a ...

Deseret News: Drax from ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ is coming to Utah’s FanX

Dave Bautista will be joined by 'Guardians' co-star Michael Rooker   (Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY — Your favorite blue dudes from “Guardians of the Galaxy” will be at this year’s FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention, happening Sept. 6-8. Dave Bautista, who plays Drax in the Marvel ...
Instagram Winners 8/17/18

Instagram Winners 8/17/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, then watch your timeline for our poss. Follow the directions in the contest post to enter to win; usually, we ask our fans to help ...
Twitter Winners 8/17/18

Twitter Winners 8/17/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Twitter! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Twitter account, then watch your timeline for our tweets. Follow the directions in the contest tweet to enter to win; usually, we ask our fans to help ...

The Hillywood Show’s Second Supernatural Parody Video Just Dropped

Team FanX is so pleased to have YouTube stars The Hillywood Show back for our September event! Here is their latest Supernatural parody video featuring con alumni: Osric Chau, Alaina Huffman, Jim Beaver, Ruth Connell, Curtis Armstrong, Mark Pellegrino, and Tahmoh Penikett!  Check it out ...

Join us for the Evermore / FanX LORE Exclusive Opening at Evermore Park!

Join Evermore and FanX® for a chilling night of Victorian-themed fantasy and the macabre, as the gates of Evermore Park in Pleasant Grove, UT open for the first time on September 8. Brought to life by cutting-edge technology, movie-quality effects, costumes and actors, the breakthrough of ...
KJazz: ‘Justice League’ star Jason Momoa will attend FanX 2018 in Salt Lake City

KJazz: ‘Justice League’ star Jason Momoa will attend FanX 2018 in Salt Lake City

(KUTV) -- Jason Momoa will be returning to Salt Lake City for FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018 on September 8, 2018. Momoa is an actor, director, writer and producer. He is best known for his roles as Khal Drogo in HBO’s Game of Thrones, Ronon Dex in Stargate Atlantis and Conan in Conan ...

Daily Herald: Aquaman Jason Momoa to appear at 2018 FanX

(Daily Herald) FanX Salt Lake announced Wednesday that actor Jason Momoa will appear at the 2018 comic convention in Salt Lake City next month. Momoa is known for playing Aquaman in “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice,” “Justice League” and a standalone “Aquaman” film set for release Dec. ...
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!
GEEK TV: Cosplay Games, Thor, Gatebox, and more!

GEEK TV: Cosplay Games, Thor, Gatebox, and more!

Join host Amanda Provost of YouTube’s The Provosts as she reviews current geek and pop culture headlines. Learn more about the 6th Annual Cosplay Games, coming up on Saturday, August 18th.
Twitter Winners 8/3/18

Twitter Winners 8/3/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Twitter! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Twitter account, then watch your timeline for our tweets. Follow the directions in the contest tweet to enter to win; usually, we ask our fans to help ...
Instagram Winners 8/3/18

Instagram Winners 8/3/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, then watch your timeline for our poss. Follow the directions in the contest post to enter to win; usually, we ask our fans to help ...

#FanX18 event poster @ Metro PCS – Limited Time Only!

Visit any MetroPCS store in Utah as far north as Brigham City down to Spanish Fork on August 4th through August 16th to pick up your limited time exclusive event FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ 2018 event poster!   [av_button label='RSVP on Facebook' ...

ABC4: Vote your favorite person into the Cosplay Hall of Fame at FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

(ABC 4 Utah) Ro Malaga, FanX® Producer, joined Nicea DeGering, to talk about all things Cosplay at FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention. Since its inception, FanX has strongly been committed to supporting the cosplay community. FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ honors cosplayers who not only ...
Instagram Winners 7/20/18

Instagram Winners 7/20/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, then watch your timeline for our poss. Follow the directions in the contest post to enter to win; usually, we ask our fans to help ...
Twitter Winners 7/20/18

Twitter Winners 7/20/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Twitter! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Twitter account, then watch your timeline for our tweets. Follow the directions in the contest tweet to enter to win; usually we ask our fans to help us

Mental Health and Our Community, plus Fundraiser for Jonathan Lloyd

Team FanX is very saddened about the unexpected loss of cosplayer and Kids Heroes Foundation member, Jonathan Lloyd, and other recent deaths in the local cosplay community. Help Is Available If you are currently struggling with mental health issues, domestic violence, substance ...

ABC4: FanX partners with Utah Attorney General for 24-hour harassment hotline

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FanX® Announces Community Council to Address and Prevent Harassment, in Partnership with the League of Utah Volunteers (LUV)

SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ (https://fanxsaltlake.com/), as part of its ongoing efforts to make fandom events more accessible to and enjoyable for all members of the community, has taken further steps to prevent and address harassment with the formal ...
Instagram Winners 7/3/18

Instagram Winners 7/3/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, then watch your timeline for our poss. Follow the directions in the contest post to enter to win; usually, we ask our fans to help ...
Twitter Winners 7/3/18

Twitter Winners 7/3/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Twitter! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Twitter account, then watch your timeline for our tweets. Follow the directions in the contest tweet to enter to win; usually we ask our fans to help us
Utah Office of the Attorney General: FanX Harassment Hotline

Utah Office of the Attorney General: FanX Harassment Hotline

The Utah Attorney General’s Office is proud to partner with FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention to bring a 24/7 harassment hotline to the 2018 conference this September.  This initiative follows in the footsteps of a similar successful effort at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year. You can

Press Release: FanX Announces Partnership with Utah Attorney General, Additional Program Updates for September 6-8, 2018, Event

AG's Office to Provide a 24/7 Hotline for Harassment Complaints During the September 6-8 FanX 2018 Event   SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In a move that underscores the increasing efforts of FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ (https://fanxsaltlake.com/) to make its Universal Zero ...

Utah’s Attorney General, Sean Reyes, Will Support FanX 2018 With A 24/7 Hotline

Our most recent posts have generated a lot of interest. We thank you for all of your feedback, both positive and negative, as it is your input—all of it--that helps us to grow as a community.  We encourage you to review those posts here and here.  In addition, we thought you might like to know ...
Twitter Winners 6/22/18

Twitter Winners 6/22/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Twitter! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Twitter account, then watch your timeline for our tweets. Follow the directions in the contest tweet to enter to win; usually we ask our fans to help us
Instagram Winners 6/22/18

Instagram Winners 6/22/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, then watch your timeline for our poss. Follow the directions in the contest post to enter to win; usually, we ask our fans to help ...

T-Shirt Deadline

T-shirt deadline approaching!! Worried you won’t have the perfect t-shirt for FanX18? Worry no longer! Order your VIP or Gold Passes to FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018 by Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 11:59PM to receive an exclusive t-shirt. Act now so you don’t miss out on this epic ...
Instagram Winners 6/11/18

Instagram Winners 6/11/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, then watch your timeline for our poss. Follow the directions in the contest post to enter to win; usually, we ask our fans to help ...
Twitter Winners 6/11/18

Twitter Winners 6/11/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Twitter! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Twitter account, then watch your timeline for our tweets. Follow the directions in the contest tweet to enter to win; usually we ask our fans to help us
Teaser Trailer for The Hillywood Show’s Second Supernatural Parody Video

Teaser Trailer for The Hillywood Show’s Second Supernatural Parody Video

Team FanX is so pleased to have YouTube stars The Hillywood Show back for our September event! We can't wait to see their latest parody video, to be released this summer! Check out the teaser trailer and let us know what you think on Facebook! Photo Ops with Hilly & Hannah Hindi are ...
Solo: A Star Wars Story Private Screening Winners

Solo: A Star Wars Story Private Screening Winners

To celebrate our private screening of Solo: A Star Wars Story, we held contests on our official Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, our official Twitter account, and RSVP to our ...

Deadpool 2 Private Screening Winners

To celebrate our private screening of Deadpool 2, we held contests on our official Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, our official Twitter account, and RSVP to our Facebook Events.
Facebook Events Winners 5/11/2018

Facebook Events Winners 5/11/2018

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Facebook! For a chance to win 2018 FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes, Photo Ops and other cool swag, follow our official Facebook Events Page and join the events for your dream Celebrity guests. Follow the directions in the contest post to enter to ...
Twitter Winners 5/11/18

Twitter Winners 5/11/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Twitter! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Twitter account, then watch your timeline for our tweets. Follow the directions in the contest tweet to enter to win; usually we ask our fans to help us
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
Instagram Winners 5/11/18

Instagram Winners 5/11/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, then watch your timeline for our poss. Follow the directions in the contest post to enter to win; usually, we ask our fans to help ...
Good Luck Jazz

Good Luck Jazz

At FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ we celebrate heroes. Utah Jazz have proved to be this week’s hometown heroes. Go Jazz! May The Fourth Be With You!

May the 4th the Events

Don’t miss out on all the amazing community events happening around Utah for May The Fourth Be With you!   Clark Planetarium - May the 4th Be With You Celebration! Clark Planetarium is partnering with Alpine Garrison to bring you a far far away galaxy experience. All movies and dome
Instagram Winners 4/30/18

Instagram Winners 4/30/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, then watch your timeline for our poss. Follow the directions in the contest post to enter to win; usually we ask our fans to help ...
Twitter Winners 4/27/18

Twitter Winners 4/27/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Twitter! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Twitter account, then watch your timeline for our tweets. Follow the directions in the contest tweet to enter to win; usually we ask our fans to help us

Press Release: Smallville’s Superman and Lex Luthor Will Celebrate Eight Decades of Superman at FanX® 2018

- Tom Welling and Michael Rosenbaum will both be appearing at FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018 on September 6-8, 2018 as part of the 80 years of Superman celebration -   SALT LAKE CITY – April 26, 2018 - 2018 marks the 80th anniversary of Superman and FanX® Salt Lake Comic ...
Thank You to Our Wonderful Volunteers!!!

Thank You to Our Wonderful Volunteers!!!

As National Volunteer Week 2018 draws to a close, we wanted to take a minute to thank you for your contributions to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention. Without our Volunteer Team, our events would not run as well as they do.To give you an idea of what your time has done for this event since ...
DESERET NEWS: ‘Utah’s the place’: FanX is 5 months away but cosplay is in full swing

DESERET NEWS: ‘Utah’s the place’: FanX is 5 months away but cosplay is in full swing

(DESERET NEWS) SALT LAKE CITY — FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention  — may not be coming until Sept. 6-8, but cosplay fans still had plenty to be excited about during a press conference at the Utah State Capitol on April 11 with founders Dan Farr and Bryan Brandenburg. Beneath the rotunda of the

Press Release: FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ Announces 2018 Event

SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At a press conference at the Utah State Capitol, FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ (https://fanxsaltlake.com/) announced celebrity guests and two new programs for the 2018 convention on September 6-8, 2018. New guests for FanX 2018 include Tom Welling, Chuck ...

Press Release: FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ Launches League of Utah Volunteers

SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ (https://fanxsaltlake.com/) publicly announced the formation of the League of Utah Volunteers (LUV). LUV was created to unite FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention fans in volunteering and making a difference in the ...

ABC4: FanX announces two new programs and celebrity guest lineup for 2018 convention

SALT LAKE CITY (News4Utah) - FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention announced their celebrity guests and two new programs for the 2018 convention Wednesday in a press conference at the Utah State Capitol. New guests for FanX 2018 include Tom Welling, Chuck Norris, Tricia Helfer, John Wesley Shipp ...
DAILY HERALD: FanX update: Chuck Norris and changes in store for FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018

DAILY HERALD: FanX update: Chuck Norris and changes in store for FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018

(DAILY HERALD) Chuck Norris doesn’t go to fan conventions. Fan conventions come to him. So the fact that Chuck Norris is slated to be a guest at FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018 this September? Well, it’s something. Norris was one of several guests announced as additions to the fall ...

KUTV: FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention announces new guests

(KUTV) FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention announced new guests for their 2018 event, taking place September 6-8. The most prominent guest among the new announcements is Chuck Norris, best known for his screen time with martial arts legend Bruce Lee and his role on 90s television show Walker, ...
Twitter Winners 3/30/18

Twitter Winners 3/30/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Twitter! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Twitter account, then watch your timeline for our tweets. Follow the directions in the contest tweet to enter to win; usually we ask our fans to help us
Instagram Winners 3/30/18

Instagram Winners 3/30/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, then watch your timeline for our poss. Follow the directions in the contest post to enter to win; usually we ask our fans to help ...

Ready Player One Private Screening Winners

To celebrate our private screening of Ready Player One, we held contests on our official Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, our official Twitter account, and RSVP to our Facebook ...
Join our Community Board on Pinterest

Join our Community Board on Pinterest

Our FanX Community Board on Pinterest for pins by and for fellow geeks! Our Community Board is for sharing geek culture and fandom-relevant pins. Follow this board to get pins from our collaborators. Board Rules: Please keep descriptions accurate, make sure links lead to an original ...

Avengers: Infinity War Private Screening Winners

To celebrate our private screening of Avengers: Infinity War, we held contests on our official Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, our official Twitter account, and RSVP to our ...
ABC4: ‘Once Upon a Time’ star to appear at FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

ABC4: ‘Once Upon a Time’ star to appear at FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (News4Utah) – Organizers revealed a FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018 guest Wednesday. American actress and producer Jennifer Morrison is slated to appear at the September event. She is known for her roles as Dr. Allison Cameron in the medical-drama series House and ...
Herald Extra: Evangeline Lilly of ‘Lost,’ ‘Ant-Man,’ ‘Hobbit’ heading to FanX: Salt Lake Comic Convention

Herald Extra: Evangeline Lilly of ‘Lost,’ ‘Ant-Man,’ ‘Hobbit’ heading to FanX: Salt Lake Comic Convention

(Herald Extra) PROVO —  Though starring as Kate Austen in the television series "Lost" provided a jump start to her career as an actress, it’s definitely not the only strong female role Evangeline Lilly has brought to life. Lilly also starred as the Silvan Wood-Elf Tauriel in “The Hobbit” ...
The Spectrum: Excuse me, but Evangeline Lilly is coming to Salt Lake’s FanX

The Spectrum: Excuse me, but Evangeline Lilly is coming to Salt Lake’s FanX

(Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY —  We're just a couple of months into the year, but I've already received some amazing news from the FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention camp: "Ant-Man and the Wasp" star Evangeline Lilly will be gracing Utah with her presence. Although fans will, no doubt, ...
Instagram Winners 3/2/18

Instagram Winners 3/2/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, then watch your timeline for our poss. Follow the directions in the contest post to enter to win; usually we ask our fans to help ...
Twitter Winners 3/2/18

Twitter Winners 3/2/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Twitter! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Twitter account, then watch your timeline for our tweets. Follow the directions in the contest tweet to enter to win; usually we ask our fans to help us
The Ultimate Valentine

The Ultimate Valentine

Treat your Valentine to an experience they’ll never forget... FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018! Passes are 15% off through February 28 at 11:59 pm CLICK HERE to RSVP to FanX® Salt Lake Comic Convention™ on Facebook

Deseret News: FanX to bring the voices of Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ to Utah this fall

(Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY — FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention announced on Wednesday that they are ready to make Disney's Belle and the Beast "our guests" at this fall's FanX convention, Sept. 6-8.  Singers and actors Paige O'Hara and Robby Benson, who voiced Belle and the Beast in the 1991 ...
Instagram Winners 2/2/18

Instagram Winners 2/2/18

OFFICIAL FANX INSTAGRAM CONTESTS We’re always giving away cool prizes on Instagram! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Instagram account, then watch your timeline for our poss. Follow the directions in the contest post to
Twitter Winners 2/2/18

Twitter Winners 2/2/18

We’re always giving away cool prizes on Twitter! For a chance to win FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention passes and cool swag, follow our official Twitter account, then watch your timeline for our tweets. Follow the directions in the contest tweet to enter to win; usually we ask our fans to help us
ABC4: ‘Pee-wee Herman’ coming to Utah for 2018 FanX event

ABC4: ‘Pee-wee Herman’ coming to Utah for 2018 FanX event

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (News4Utah) – Organizers revealed a FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018 guest Monday. American actor, writer, film producer and comedian, Paul Reubens, is slated to appear at the September event (...)   CLICK HERE to Read Full Article
ABC4: Karl Urban coming to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018

ABC4: Karl Urban coming to FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention 2018

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (News4Utah) – FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention organizers announced another celebrity guest for the September event. New Zealand actor Karl-Heinz Urban is scheduled for the September event. His exact appearance scheduled has not yet been announced. Urban is best known ...

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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