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Salt Lake Comic Con Events
Salt Lake Comic Con 2013
Salt Lake Comic Con 2013 on September 5-7, 2013 was a record breaking event:
It was attended by over 72,000 people. In Utah, the previous most attended convention’s attendance was 27,000.
It was also the largest first year comic con in North American history
We SOLD OUT with over 50,000 tickets.
Salt Lake Comic Con FanXperience 2014
Salt Lake Comic Con FanX 2014 on April 17-19, 2014 was another record breaking event:
We broke our own record for the most attended convention ever to be held in the state of Utah
We were the third largest comic con in the United States
We were the largest comic con in North America per capita
VIP Tickets for the event were SOLD OUT
Set UTA Ridership Record with over 250,000 trips over three days
Voted Best New Event in City Weekly’s Best of Utah Awards
April 17 was declared Salt Lake Comic Con Hero’s Day by Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert
Salt Lake Comic Con 2014
Salt Lake Comic Con 2014 took place on September 4–6, 2014
Stan Lee declared that Salt Lake Comic Con 2014 “the greatest comic con in the world!”
The event was sold out with over 120,000 attendees
Salt Lake Comic Con broke its own record as the best-attended convention in Utah
Set a new UTA Ridership Record with 312,636 total rail boardings over three days
Winner of Pushbutton’s Best Use of Digital Media Award
Winner of AMA Marketing Awards’ Best Online Marketing Campaign
The largest per-capita comic con in North America
FanXperience 2015 took place on January 29-31, 2015
The event was sold out with over 50,000 attendees
This streamlined event featured a new RFID registration system
January 29 was declared Salt Lake Comic Con’s Day of Heroes by Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker
Featured guests from Doctor Who, The Walking Dead, The Vampire Diaries, Game of Thrones and more
Salt Lake Comic Con 2015
Salt Lake Comic Con 2015 took place on September 24-26, 2015
The event broke records with over 120,000 attendees
Salt Lake Comic Con 2015 helped break UTA ridership records with 567,892 boardings on TRAX and FrontRunner
Broke the Guinness World Record for Most People Dressed as Comic Book Characters with 1784 participants
Hosted the POP! Life World Tour Exhibition presented by Funko™
Featured guests from Captain America, Star Wars, Harry Potter, The Vampire Diaries, Lord of the Rings and more
FanXperience 2016 took place on March 24-26, 2016
Attendance intentionally capped at 50,000 attendees for a more exclusive experience
Featured the Buzz Aldrin “Mission to Mars” Ultimate FanXperience with legendary astronaut Buzz Aldrin
Hosted The Walking Dead Experience™ presented by Robert Kirkman
Included guests from The Avengers, Underworld, The X-Files, Doctor Who, The Walking Dead, Harry Potter and more
What Others Say About Us
“You people have the greatest comic con in the world.”
Stan LeeFounder Marvel Comics
“This feels so good….I’m so happy to be back in Salt Lake City.”
Sir Patrick StewartEnglish Film, TV and Stage Actor
“I cannot remember the last time that I have been in a gigantic convention center with so many enthusiastic fans…My hat is off to Dan Farr, and his great wonderful team, for making this convention such an enjoyable experience for so many people.”
Chuck RozanskiOwner of Mile High Comics
“[Salt Lake Comic Con has] assembled an amazing staff and volunteer pool that is second to none…I have done hundreds of shows collectively and I can tell you that SLCC is one of the best. I was so impressed with what [Salt Lake Comic Con has] built in such a short time…they stack up against any major show!”
Salt Lake Comic Con and Salt Lake Comic Con FanX are Dan Farr Productions events and are now the most attended conventions in the state of Utah and the largest comic con in North America per capita.
Dan Farr Productions was co-founded by Dan Farr and Bryan Brandenburg and is an event and marketing group devoted to organizing events, launching and acquiring new shows, and partnering with premium celebrities and brands in the pop culture arena. Dan Farr Productions is dedicated to producing spectacular celebrations of popular culture that lead the market in providing exceptional and rewarding experiences for our consumers, fans, celebrity guests, vendors and partners.
All Salt Lake Comic Con Event Information, Guest Information, Schedules, etc. are subject to change without notification. Tickets, Photo Ops, Autographs and other products purchased off the GrowTix site cannot be resold. There are no refunds on tickets.
United States District Judge Anthony J. Battaglia of the United Stated District Court for the Southern District of California has ordered that no editorial comments, opinions, or conclusions about San Diego Comic Convention v. Dan Farr Productions, LLC, et al., No. 14-cv-1865 AJB (JMA) (S.D. Cal.), be made on social media, and that no highlights or summaries of the status of the proceedings or the evidence presented be made on social media.