Press Release

Fandemic Comes to Sacramento Convention Center This June

 

From Fandemic Tour —

 

Tickets on sale now for a weekend of fun with major celebrities, artists and cosplayers

Fandemic Tour, a new type of comic con, will bring their new tour to Sacramento this June. Brought to you by the same people whooriginally created Wizard World Comic Con, Sacramento will be their very first official city stop, followed up by Houston, Sept. 14-16, 2018 as a make-up due to Hurricane Harvey. Fandemic Tour will feature celebrities including: Norman Reedus (“The Walking Dead”, “The Boondock Saints”), Jeffrey Dean Morgan (“The Walking Dead”, “Magic City”), MichaelRooker (“Guardians of the Galaxy”, “The Walking Dead”, “Tombstone”,“Cliffhanger”, “Days of Thunder”), SeanGunn (“Guardians of the Galaxy”, “Gilmore Girls”), Milo Ventimiglia (“This is Us”, “Heroes”, “Gilmore Girls”), Dave Bautista (“Guardians of theGalaxy”, “WWE Raw”, Sean Patrick Flanery(“The Boondock Saints”, “Powder”) and Jason David Frank (“Mighty Morphin Power Rangers”).Fandemic Tour is a brand new experiential convention weekend that will bring together celebrities, well-known and emerging comic artists, cosplayers of all shapes and sizes, and exhibitors with merchandise designed to offer something for every type of pop culture fan. All confirmed talent will make appearances on at least two days of the weekend, and many will appear on all three days. All guest appearance dates are listed at www.FandemicTour.com.

Fandemic Tour will offer attendees the opportunity to purchase autographs and photo opportunities with their favorite celebrity talent and artists. Photos come in the form of 8×10” printouts.

In addition to celebrity acting talent, Fandemic Tour will boast a host of exciting guest artists such as Neal Adams (BatmanX-Men), Phil Ortiz, animator from The Simpsons and Muppet BabiesMichael Golden of Marvel and DC Studios fame, Rob Prior,amazingly talented two-handed live pop artist with notable credits (Game of Thrones, Star Wars: The Force Awakens), and Arthur Suydam (DeadpoolThe Walking Dead).Other notable artists including: ReneeWitterstaetter, Mike DeCarlo, John Beatty, Rodney Ramos, Ric Meyers,Clinton Hobart, Rags Morales and Jim Salicrup.

During the weekend,Fandemic Tour bring back the fan favorite Friday night “Drink and Draw”, a festival component that will allow fans to mingle, receive drawing instructionsfrom an expert

artist, and have an all-around fantastic evening of revelry while imbibing their favorite adult beverage.Saturday night will showcase one of the highlights of the weekend in the form of a Costume Contest, which will begin at 7:00 PM when the show floor closes. Guest judges will critique the best of the best in the cosplay world.The Costume Contest is open to all who are interested in participating.

“Fandemic Tour is something I’ve been thinking about for some time now, and it represents everything I think fans will want from a comic con event,” said Fandemic Tour CEO John Macaluso. Macaluso added, “We pledge to present an event that brings the highest tier celebrities, artists, and exhibitors and to create immersive programming that is both fun and educational. Our mission is simple: take care of the fans.”

Fandemic Tour isMacaluso’s first foray into the comic con space as an entrepreneur. Formerly the CEO of Wizard World, Macaluso is anxious to bring his unique brand of fan experience to Sacramento for the first time through Fandemic Tour. Macaluso  noted, “Sacramento has a great comic con fan base and we are excited to share this new experiential event with them. Fandemic Tour is poised to bring theutmost in fan engagement to the Sacramento Convention Center for an interactive, fun-filled weekend.”

Fandemic Tour will continue to announce additional big-name guests in the coming weeks leading up to its inaugural event, June 22-24th at the Sacramento Convention Center in Sacramento, Calif.

 

GeneralAdmission ticketsare available at the following price points:

$35— Friday Pass

$45— Saturday Pass

$40— Sunday Pass

$75— Full Weekend Pass

$150— Fandemic FanaticVIP

Tickets, celebritypackages and Photo Ops are available now at www.FandemicTour.com for each day of the weekend.

 

Sponsorship and boothspace are still available. To apply, please contact Joe Avino atSales@caconventions.com or Joe@caconventions.comor go to www.fandemictour.com and downloadthe forms.

 


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