Instagram Contest Winners (3/28/17)

We’re giving away cool prizes on our official Instagram. Watch your feed for chances to win, and follow direction in the post. It’s easy! Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 Winners (Sept. 21-23, 2017 at the Salt Palace Convention Center. Passes are upgradeable.) Multipass Winners (one per winner) @vanillaguard @cassinatorrr @raineemery @texeverlasting @kallencatalyst @jaydeeraymee @kelly_r_bbg @ssnwwc […]

SLUG: SALT LAKE COMIC CON FANX17 @ THE SALT PALACE 03.17–03.18

(SLUG) Returning for the 2017 season, Salt Lake Comic Con: FanXperience filled the Salt Palace in downtown Salt Lake City for a geek-packed St. Patrick’s Day weekend. Only a two-day event, FanX17 was packed with activities and special guests for the tens of thousands of fans throughout the convention center. Upon first entering the venue from the […]

The Spectrum: Remember that time Stan Lee Skyped into a comic con?

 (The Spectrum) For a short while last year, it was looking like there wouldn’t be a FanXperience. Salt Lake Comic Con has produced two events each year since its inception – the main event and the more intimate FanX. SLCC co-founders Dan Farr and Bryan Brandenburg told me during last year’s main event that they […]

Herald Extra: Comic Con panel: Utah fans still psyched about beloved show

(Herald Extra) Psych may have aired its final episode in 2014, but love for the show hasn’t cooled, especially in the Beehive State. Lines started forming for the 10 a.m. FanX panel featuring stars James Roday (who plays fake psychic detective Shawn Spencer) and Dulé Hill (Shawn’s long-suffering partner Burton “Gus” Guster) well before 8 […]

Deseret News: For Salt Lake Comic Con fans, semiannual nerd convention is an extended family

SALT LAKE CITY — For many, being a fan of Salt Lake Comic Con events is like being part of a family.  In some cases, it’s literal. Kaylynn Wolfe, an elementary school teacher from Clearfield by day and costumed marvel by night, credits Utah’s semiannual nerd conference (at least indirectly) with creating a new hobby […]

Herald Extra: THE FINAL COUNTDOWN Salt Lake Comic Con’s FanXperience 2017 by the numbers

(Herald Extra) Let’s be honest. When it comes to major events like Salt Lake Comic Con and its FanXperience counterpart convention, creating the best experience for those in attendance comes down to a pretty epic game of numbers, counting down until the final guest leaves the event center and the last bit of setup is […]

ABC4 NEWS: What Panels are Planned for FanX17?

(ABC 4 NEWS) Salt Lake Comic Com FanX begins on March 17th, 2017. Director of Programing Blake Casselman joined GMU to talk about the nearly 100 Hours of Panel Programming planned for FanX17. “Not only to we have great celebrity panels like, Stan Lee’s last visit to Salt Lake Comic Con, “Weird Al” Yankovic, The Walking Dead panel […]