About Salt Lake Comic Con and FanX

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.
72,000

Attendees

  • 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
100,000

Attendees

  • 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
120,000

Attendees

  • FanXperience 2015

    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
50,000

Attendees

  • 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
125,000+

Attendees

  • FanXperience 2016

    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
50,000

Attendees

What Others Say About Us

Stan Lee

“You people have the greatest comic con in the world.”

Stan LeeFounder Marvel Comics
Sir Patrick Stewart

“This feels so good….I’m so happy to be back in Salt Lake City.”

Sir Patrick StewartEnglish Film, TV and Stage Actor
Chuck Rozanski

“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
Paul Holbrook

“[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!”

Paul HolbrookPresident of MINDstyle International

Facebook Reviews

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Dan Farr

Dan Farr

Producer and Founder
Bryan Brandenburg

Bryan Brandenburg

Chief Marketing Officer and Co-Founder
Randall Lloyd

Randall Lloyd

Creative Director
Tamara Elsberry

Tamara Elsberry

Special Guest Services
Manda Bull

Manda Bull

Social Media Manager
Kadee Duclos

Kadee Duclos

Exhibit Hall Event Director
Blake Casselman

Blake Casselman

Sr. Director of Programming
Johnny Sloan

Johnny Sloan

VP of Digital - Utah Media Group
Kelsey Kingdon

Kelsey Kingdon

Marketing Manager
Tiffany Tilton

Tiffany Tilton

Executive Assistant
Jarrod Phillips

Jarrod Phillips

Director of Business Development
LeGrande Jolley

LeGrande Jolley

Director of Digital Product - Utah Media Group
Dave Styer

Dave Styer

Graphic Designer
Jena Allison

Jena Allison

Customer Service Manager
Ryan Call

Ryan Call

Director of Programming
Emily and David Farr

Emily and David Farr

Special Guest Coordinators
Elizabeth Moore

Elizabeth Moore

Web Ninja
Sara Jones

Sara Jones

Customer Service

Awards

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.

Dan Farr Productions, LLC.

395 W. Ironwood Drive

South Salt Lake, UT 84115

(801) 953-1967

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