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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 first “virtual press conference,” during which seven celebrity names were announced for the lineup. Farr called the spring event, set for April 19 and 20 at the Salt Palace Convention Center in downtown Salt Lake City, “a more intimate event” than the annual September convention. Tickets ...
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 live stream on FanX’s Facebook page. Guests for the event, happening April 19-20 at the Salt Palace Convention Center, include Mike Colter, the star of Netflix’s “Luke Cage;” Warwick Davis (“Willow”); Pom Klementieff (Mantis from “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”); Aimee Garcia (“Lucifer,” ...

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 2019 events schedule by announcing its first round of celebrity guests for Spring FanX19 on April 19-20, 2019 at the Salt Palace Convention Center in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. “We have so much fun planning these conventions and get excited to make these types of announcements. It feels good to be ...

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 excitement to the private screening, please fill out THIS FORM by Thursday, February 28, 2019, at Noon. Selected and non-selected cosplayers will be contacted by email by Marketing Events Manager, Carlie Jones, the next week. REQUIREMENTS Candidates must have availability to appear at the Jordan ...

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 Supporter with 15% off the ticket price. FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention Cosplay Director, Ro Malaga was here to tell us about some of the exciting guests lined up for next spring's event. Mike Randal Colter is best known for his roles as Lemond Bishop in the television series The Good ...

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® admission tickets to your family and friends!     How Photo Ops Work: Closer to the event, a schedule with specific times will be published on the website. You will also receive an email from Epic Photo Ops with your specific group time. This time may differ from the Photo Op Session ...
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 decades ago but instead, he spent his time traveling the world, meeting fans, and inspiring them to reach for the stars and find the superhero within. We had the opportunity to have him as a guest at our inaugural event in 2013 and again in 2014. In 2017 he had to cancel his appearance due to health ...

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 our Loyalty Launch to update you on what’s been happening at FanX and share a little bit of our vision for 2019. First of all we want to say THANK YOU! We have now produced TEN amazing FanX® comic conventions in Salt Lake City. We have had hundreds of thousands of visitors, thousands of vendors, ...

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 excitement to our private screening, please fill out THIS FORM by November 8, 2018 at noon. Selected and non-selected cosplayers will be contacted by November 11, 2018 via email by Marketing Events Manager, Carlie Jones. REQUIREMENTS Candidates must have availability to appear at the Megaplex Theaters ...
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 massive Salt Palace Convention Center, tens of thousands of fans head into the halls and try to figure out their day’s schedule. There are a few main areas in which you can spend your weekend at this con, you can start just by browsing inside the vendor areas to get that T-shirt with Deadpool you ...

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