At the end of May, Phoenix will be expecting Phoenix Comic-Con 2019! Contrary to last year’s Comic-Con 2018, the name has now been changed to the Phoenix Fan Fusion Convention, this even is one of the most attended events in the valley each year. The event is especially known to cater to the science-fiction and fantasy fans in all of Arizona. Celebrities, vendors, artists, and writers all come to Phoenix to greet fans, sign autographs, and provide information on new projects.
Who Is Coming This Year?
For 2019, Phoenix will be expecting the special guest of Honor, Jeff Goldblum (of Thor: Ragnorock and Jurassic Park). He will be in attendance to sign autographs and talk about upcoming projects.
The list of celebrity guests at Phoenix Comic-Con is extensive. Including the above-mentioned Goldblum, the convention will also host:
- Paul Ruebens (Pee Wee’s Big Adventure)
- Elijah Wood (The Lord of the Rings)
- Adam Savage (MythBusters)
- George Takei, Walter Koenig, and Nichelle Nichols (Star Trek)
- Summer Glau (Firefly)
- Billy Dee Williams (Star Wars)
…and many more.
What You Should Know Before Attending
As some of you know, there are several rules and regulations that are better known before attending. Here are things to keep in mind before you go:
- Ticket prices usually start at $55 for full event access, but have recently risen to $75 due to the proximity of the event.
- All costumes for the event must not include any portions that resemble firearms, or you will not be allowed to bring them in.
- You need a badge for attendance (acquired when purchasing tickets) and it must be visible at all times.
- Discrimination and harassment are not tolerated and will result in eviction.
- Photo ops with celebrities are not guaranteed and usually cost extra.
The 2019 Fan Fusion convention is being held in the Phoenix Convention Center May 23rd through May 26th. The convention opens at 10:30 AM every day, closing at 11:30pm on Thursday, 1:00am Friday, 1:00am Saturday, and 5:30pm Sunday.
Here are some of the guests that are expected to be at this year’s Phoenix Fan Fusion for Comic-Con 2019:
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