X-Files 30th Anniversary Event
The X-Files 30th Anniversary Fan Fest
Date: July 7-8, 2023
We are thrilled to announce that this year’s Fan Fest will take place at both The X-Files Preservation Collection and the Saratoga Springs City Center. The City Center is a beautiful, and state-of-the-art event center with all the space and accommodations we could hope for. It is located right on Broadway, which is the heart of Saratoga Springs, NY. There is a connected parking garage so you will not have to worry about parking availability. We will have activities at both locations and will be providing a shuttle back and forth throughout the day.
More information on the following to come; Celebrity Guests, VIP After Party, Friday Night Events, and so much more.
Keep watching this space for updates!!
General Admission and Limited VIP Tickets are now available.
More information available on ticket listing.
ATTENTION VIP TICKET HOLDERS! We want to thank you for your support so we have worked hard to squeeze as much X-Files goodness as possible into our VIP AFTER PARTY. We are adding more.....The Creator. CHRIS CARTER will be joining our VIP AFTER PARTY via LIVESTREAM for a Q&A Session. Get you questions ready and make sure you have your VIP TICKETS.
William B. Davis
We are thrilled to announce that the man we all love to hate, the immortal CSM, Mr. William B Davis will be joining us for the 30th Anniversary X-Files Fan Fest!
William is best known as the cigarette smoking man on the X-Files but his other credits include Stargate SG-1, Smallville and many others. Mr. Davis is also a well known author his most recent title being "On Acting and Life"
We are thrilled to announce Annabeth Gish a.k.a Agent Monica Reyes will be joining us for X-Files Fan Fest July 7-8th 2023.
Annabeth is also known for Midnight Mass, The Haunting Of Hill House, Mystic Pizza, Desperation, MayFairWitches and many others.
We are THRILLED to announce Karin Konoval; Ma Peacock "Home", Chucky/Judy "Plus One", Madame Zelma : Clyde Bruckman" - will be joining us for X-Files Fan Fest July 7-8th 2023.
Besides these amazing characters, Karin is also known for SNOWPIERCER, THE PLANET OF THE APES TRILOGY, THE GOOD DOCTOR, BATES MOTEL and many others.
We are excited to have FBI Agent Leyla Harrison, actress Jolie Jenkins to be our Next Guest Announcement for the 30th Anniversary X-Files Fan Fest. X-FILES fans know Jolie from episodes "Alone" and "Scary Monsters". She is also know for; Alexa and Kate, One Day at a Time, and The Really Loud House, and more.
We are thrilled to announce that Christopher Logan will be our guest at the 30th Anniversary X-Files Fan Fest. Christopher is best known to X-Files fans as Dr. Sanjay from episode " Founder's Mutation " or to XFP fans as the man behind the corpse you all wanted to touch. Christopher is also known for Andromeda, Arrow, and Saving Silverman among others.
The X-Files Preservation Collection works to preserve the history of The X-Files and to highlight those that brought the show to life. Therefore it is our pleasure to announce that Chris Waddell will be our guest at the 30th Anniversary X-Files Fan Fest. Chris was the Props and Special Effects Shop Assistant from Season 2-5 and also played one of the aliens in fan favorite episode " Jose Chung's From Outer Space" Chris is looking forward to meeting everyone and sharing his stories from behind the scenes.
The X-Files Preservation Collection works to highlight those that brought the show to life. It is our pleasure to announce Mark Kudra-Set Dresser will be our guest at X-Files Fan Fest. Without Mark and other behind the scenes workers we would have no The X-Files. Let's show Mark some Love !
We cannot keep it a secret any longer. We are excited to announce that Bruce Harwood will be joining us at the 30th Anniversary X-Files Fan Fest. Bruce is best known to X-Files fans as The Lone Gunman Byers. Some of Bruce's other work includes The Lone Gunmen, The Flash, Kingdom Hospital, and Smallville among others.
You said you wanted More...so we are giving you more! We are thrilled to announce Scott Bellis will be joining us for the 30th Anniversary X-Files Fan Fest! Scott is best know by X-Files fans as Max Fenig ! Some of his other work includes; Smallville, The Outer Limits, The Dead Zone and more!
We are thrilled to announce that The Alien Bounty Hunter, Brian Thompson will be joining us for a LIMITED SIGNING at the 30th Anniversary X-Files Fan Fest. Brian is a fan favorite who's other credits are too numerous to name including; Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Star Trek, and The Terminator.
Where To Stay
Saratoga Holiday Inn
1st Room Block is now available at the Saratoga Holiday Inn Room rate is $239.00/night
Courtyard Marriot Saratoga
2nd Room BlockCourtyard Marriot Saratoga 229.00/night
Walking distance to Saratoga City Center.
Fairfield Inn & Suites Saratoga/Malta
3rd room block
Fairfield Inn & Suites Saratoga/Malta
This one is approximately 10 miles from the City Center
Schedule Of Events
Friday July 7th 2023
9:00 AM VIP Check-in at Museum
We will be available for check-in throughout the day but ask that you try to check-in as early as possible.
CELEBRITY EXPERIENCES - Details on ticket page.
12:00 PM Karin Konoval Celebrity Experience
2:00 PM Christopher Logan Celebrity Experience
4:00 PM William B. Davis Celebrity Experience
6 PM Annabeth Gish Celebrity Experience
We ask that you arrive 15-30 minutes early for Experiences. This year we have a brand new numbered system to make the Experiences more enjoyable. At check-in you will be given a number. During the Experience you will be free to enjoy the museum and the many new displays. We will call you to line-up for your celebrity meeting by number a few at a time.
Saturday July 8th
The Main Event!
9:00 AM Check-in for prepaid ticket holders. General Admission and any VIP's that have not checked-in yet.
10:00 AM Early admission for VIP TICKET HOLDERS at the City Center.
**VIP's plan to be there for this. We are working on a special surprise for you.
11:00 AM Doors open and the fun begins.
11-5PM -City Center
Celebrity guests will be meeting fans, signing autographs and taking table photos thoughout the day except for lunch break.
11-5 PM -Museum
Chris Waddell and Mark Kudra will be meeting fans, signing autographs and taking photos. **As a special Thank You to the Fans and in honor of our goal to highlight those behind the screen XFP will be offering autographs and photos with Mark and Chris **FREE OF CHARGE. **
The shuttle will run continously between the CITY CENTER and the MUSEUM.
There will be exhibitors/vendors at both the City Center and The Museum so be sure to check them out.
WATCH FOR UPDATES -More to come!
VIP After Party
VIP AFTER PARTY - SATURDAY 7/8/23 6PM-10PM
The VIP Party is our chance to celebrate the fandom with all of you. We strive to make it the best experience we can. We love bringing fans together and hope you will all mingle, make friends and celebrate with us.
Location: Saratoga Springs City Center.
⦁ 6PM -6:30 Arrival
⦁ 6:30PM Catered Dinner
⦁ 7PM Celebrity Panel #1 - William B Davis and Annabeth Gish, and?
⦁ 8 PM Costume Contest - Prizes will be awarded.
⦁ 9PM Celebrity Panel #2 - Karin Konoval, Jolie Jenkins, Christopher Logan, and?
⦁ 10PM Farewell until Next Year.
X-Files Fan Fest 2022
Date: Oct. 7th & 8th 2022
Details: X-Files Fan Fest is a celebration of the Fandom and the show we all love.
Nicholas Lea - Alex Krychek, X-Files #1 bad boy
The Enigma Lise - from the episode "Humbug"
Jenny-Lynn Hutcheson - best know as Polly from the Stephen King episode "Chinga"
VIP After Party with Celbrity guest Q&A, Costume contest and much more.
XFP Grand Opening
Date: April 30, 2022
Details: Celebrate the grand opening of our permanent collection space and collectibles shop in style with special guests: X-Files creator Chris Carter and regular guest star Keith Arbuthnot. VIP guests will be treated to a tour of the new space, a Q&A with Chris, and limited edition XFP posters designed by X-Files artist J.J. Lendl.