Meridian Magazine: FanX in Salt Lake: 5 Reasons to Take Your Family

In two short years the Salt Lake Comic Con has blossomed into one of Utah’s premier events and one of the most-attended fan conventions in America. It’s so popular, in fact, that an equally-popular second event, titled FanX, has been created to fill the time between the comic cons.

This year’s FanX, taking place March 24-26 at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, is hosting numerous celebrities who will offer panels, autographs, and photo ops, including Norman Reedus (The Walking Dead), Gillian Anderson (The X-Files), Matt Smith (Dr. Who, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies), Jason Isaacs (the Harry Potter films), Tom Kenny (the voice of Spongebob Squarepants), Dean Cain (Lois and Clark), and famous moonwalking astronaut Buzz Aldrin.

Aside from stargazing, there’s plenty for families to do at these events. Allow me to be your guide, using photos and video from my past experiences to show why you might consider taking your family to FanX 2016.

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