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Oct 17, 2014, 12:19 ET Salt Lake Comic Con's The Hero Dash Joins Forces With The Utah Rotary's Zombie Run To End Polio Now

 Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) is pulling off a Halloween hat trick.    Salt Lake Comic Con recently...


Oct 09, 2014, 12:49 ET Salt Lake Comic Con Partners with The Hero Dash to Promote Heroes and Fitness and Raise Money for Good Causes

 Public phone booths in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah will be making a comeback in popularity and use on Saturday, October 25, 2014 as local...


Sep 08, 2014, 17:49 ET Salt Lake Comic Con SELLS OUT With More Than 120,000 Attendees

Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com) SOLD OUT by noon on Saturday, September 6, 2014 and shattered its previous attendance record with...


Aug 30, 2014, 14:18 ET Salt Lake Comic Con Announces League of Heroes Ticket Giveaway

 Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) and ABC 4 want to celebrate the heroes in Utah's schools and have created a League of...


Aug 29, 2014, 13:47 ET Hellboy, Shark Fighters and a Golden Globe And Academy Award Nominee To Attend Salt Lake Comic Con

 Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) announced today that Ron Perlman, Ian Ziering and Eric Roberts will join an already robust...


Aug 20, 2014, 12:18 ET Salt Lake Comic Con Hires Maschoff Brennan For Fight With San Diego Comic-Con International

 Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) announced today that they have hired the law firm of Maschoff Brennan to represent...


Aug 14, 2014, 18:09 ET Stan Lee Returns To Salt Lake Comic Con

Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) announced today that legendary comic creator Stan Lee is coming back to Salt Lake Comic Con on...


Aug 06, 2014, 15:18 ET Salt Lake Comic Con Responds to San Diego Comic-Con International

In response to San Diego Comic-Con International's cease and desist letter, Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) is letting its fans...


Jul 26, 2014, 15:16 ET San Diego Comic-Con International vs. Salt Lake Comic Con

 On Friday, July 25, 2014 Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) organizers received a cease and desist order from San Diego...


Jul 08, 2014, 13:14 ET Weta Workshop and Evermore Park Anchor Fantasy Pavilion at Salt Lake Comic Con

Salt Lake City will be swept away to a time between the Dawn of Faerie and the Dominion of Men when Weta Workshop and Evermore Park arrive at...


Jul 08, 2014, 13:14 ET Salt Lake Comic Con Sharpens Its Arrows for Big Bang In September with Simon Helberg, Stephen Amell and Jon Heder

The saying goes that good things come in threes.  Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) is proof of that as they announced that...


Jun 06, 2014, 09:10 ET Make Yourself a Hero: Salt Lake Comic Con Creates Do-It-Yourself Cosplay Workshops with The Leonardo

 Wondering how to create those elaborate handmade costumes you saw at the last Salt Lake Comic Con? For everybody that ran around the house as...


May 30, 2014, 19:14 ET Salt Lake Comic Con Says Teachers are Heroes Too

An apple's a nice gift for a teacher, but a 15 percent discount to Salt Lake Comic Con this September is the gift that kicks off summer on a high...


May 13, 2014, 13:53 ET Game On: Salt Lake Comic Con 2014 is Back to the Future September 4-6 to The Salt Palace

 Today, Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) announced initial guests, new features and put tickets on sale for its second annual...


Mar 27, 2014, 12:17 ET Karl Urban To Leave Middle-Earth To Join William Shatner at Salt Lake Comic Con FanX

Sci-Fi / Fantasy movie tough guy Karl Urban is joining Comic Con legend William Shatner and over 40 other celebrities to take Salt Lake Comic Con...


Dec 26, 2013, 17:04 ET Salt Lake Comic Con Fans Are on the Nice List: George Takei To Attend FanX

 Salt Lake Comic Con FanX (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) is crossing the final frontier and will have George Takei, the Helmsman of Star...


Nov 14, 2013, 13:30 ET Salt Lake Comic Con Is Baaack! With Great Success Comes Great Responsibility

Dan Farr Productions DBA, Salt Lake Comic Con (SLCC) (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) announced today it will hold two Comic Con events in 2014,...


Sep 05, 2013, 02:37 ET Salt Lake Comic Con Adds Comics Icon Stan Lee to Celebrity Guest List

SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/-- Stan Lee, comics legend and co-creator of some of the most iconic comics and superheroes, will...


Sep 04, 2013, 13:17 ET Beam Me Up, Batman! William Shatner and Adam West to Share the Stage at Salt Lake Comic Con

Salt Lake Comic Con (SLCC) today announced that William Shatner and Adam West will take the stage together for the first time in more than 50...


Aug 22, 2013, 18:36 ET Salt Lake Comic Con Expands Gamer Lineup for Inaugural Event September 5-7, 2013

Organizers of Salt Lake Comic Con (SLCC) today announced industry gaming legends will join other celebrities at the Salt Palace Convention Center...


Aug 09, 2013, 12:55 ET Food not Brains: SLC Zombie Walk Takes Place August 11, 2013

Organizers of the 6th Annual SLC Zombie Walk announced today that they will accept donations to the Utah Food Bank in lieu of cover charge when...


Aug 06, 2013, 14:34 ET Weta brings Middle-earth to Salt Lake Comic Con 5-7 September!

Salt Lake Comic Con (SLCC) today announced that Weta will be loading up a container and packing its bags to head for Salt Lake City, Utah –...


Jul 26, 2013, 15:11 ET Salt Lake Comic Con Moves to Salt Palace for Pop Culture Event September 5-7, 2013

 Due to unprecedented ticket sales and expected attendance, organizers of Salt Lake Comic Con (SLCC) today announced that the convention will...