Kelowna Fan Experience 2018 (KFX)

Kelowna Fan Experience 2018 (KFX)  March 23, 24 & 25 at Kelowna Community Theatre, Rotary
Centre For The Arts, The Black Box Theatre & Okanagan Regional Library

New Vintage Theatre is ready to party!  It is our fifth birthday celebration for KFX and we are busting with pride, ready to make the most FANtastic year yet.  KFX (Kelowna Fan Xpo) experience is an annual event that will transport the interior of BC to a world of superheroes, film, comics, manga/anime, Sci-Fi, fantasy, horror, gaming, performance, and more. Once again The Rotary Centre For The Arts, Kelowna Community Theatre, Black Box Theatre and Okanagan Regional Library Downtown will be playing host to this unique show.

The KCT lobby will feature Empire Movie Props amazing collection of rare film collectibles and arts groups/organizations from across The Okanagan.  The stage will host celebrity guests, panels, Q/A’s, live performances like The Best of The Irrelevant Show, Lip Sync Battles, Teenage Mutant Turtles vs. Ghostbusters Improv Battles and new this year-The Breakfast Show & Morning Cartoons-as well as other TBA incredible experiences you won’t find anywhere else.  A huge highlight every year is our KFX Cosplay Contest which will be our showcase event on Sat. March 24 evening.

The Black Box Theatre will be an indie  film and performance venue that will feature fun new events like a Maid Cafe and and Horrors! Film Festival.  It is also the location for our signature Opening night and Monster’s Ball parties which are open to VIPs and celebrity guests/sponsors.

At The RCA (Rotary Centre For The Arts) attendees will also be able to peruse the exciting Artist Alley, Gaming Zones, Anime Screening Rooms, KFX Themed Vendor booths presented by established and emerging talent from the world of fan-culture and be able to taste Kelowna’s finest treats  at our Food Truck Rally outside the building, this year on Saturday and Sunday.  The theatre will feature Retro Games Competitions and performances/panels.

Internationally known artists confirmed include; The Irrelevant Show, Mark Meer, Spandy Andy and more. Stay tuned as the entertainment lineup, specials guests, exhibitors and sponsors are revealed over the course of the next few months. 

Teasers for the event will be regularly posted on, also through Twitter™ and Facebook™.

Recently Added:
Friday Evening Special Sneak Peek & The Humanity Bureau

Sneak peek inside The Rotary Centre for the Arts (RCA) venue of KFX tonight, see vendors and artists and be one of the first 200 people in to see The Okanagan Cast and Crew screening of The Humanity Bureau, starring Nicolas Cage. The director, producer and actors will be on in The Mary Irwin Theatre in the RCA for the screening. Note there is limited seating for this event. It is first come, first seated for open seats.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         For three day (all weekend) passes including this screening please visit the Select Your Tickets box office!

Kelowna Fan Experience VIP Includes:

  • One T-shirt
  • One Poster
  • One Collector’s Pin
  • One Cut-The-Line Pass
  • Passes to Exclusive KFX 2018 VIP Parties

The Debaters LIVE! VIP Includes: (Friday Evening March 23)

  • Meet & Greet with the artists
  • Post-show Party – “The Night Before KFX”