(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 ...
(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 Hero Academia. Last week’s FanX brought together thousands of costumed fans, some dressed up as a hobby, others as a profession.
One panel at the 2018 convention titled “How to Be a Professional Cosplayer” discussed the ins and outs of doing cosplay for a living, from creating a website to filing ...
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 are running behind. This means it may take some time to print out your Photo Op.
Here are your options for picking up your printed Photo Op:
If you were unable to pick up your Photo Op from Friday. You may also pick up your Photo Op anytime during Vendor Floor hours on Saturday at a Photo Op ...
(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(...)
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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 they’ve been able to expand bringing in new celebrities events. Celebrities say they loving coming to Salt Lake for the family-oriented show that meeting their fans one-on-one really means a lot.
“To us, it might just be that gig we’re doing that week or whatever, but if it matters to people than it ...
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 service lines all day. Saturday, the Blue and Green lines will have longer trains. There will also be six extra trains running on the Blue line from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m(...)
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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.
MetroPCS will also be giving away a free VIP ticket to a lucky FanX fan! To enter the giveaway all you need to do is, Like, Share and Comment why you love MetroPCS on this Facebook post. The winner will be chosen on Friday, August 31.
Be sure to thank MetroPCS for helping make FanX 2018 possible and we look forward to seeing all of you in a few days!