Fandemicon is a family friendly event.
Everyone deserves kindness, respect and dignity.
Please let’s make this a fun, inclusive, and safe event for everyone!

Guests, Artists, Cosplayers, Patrons, and Staff will adhere to a maximum PG-13 rating for any materials, art, and costumes worn.


  • Any illegal activity or act.
  • Any activity that is against Utica Public Library policies.
  • Any harrassment of any kind. Any form of intimidation, threats, or violence towards others whether verbal, physical, or electronic.
  • Any form of hate speech; including any slur or remark intended to disparage, intimidate or harm any race, gender, sexual identity, age, race, color, ethnicity, nationality, religion, disability, physical appearance, veteran status, or interest in any specific fandom.
  • Inappropriate or unwanted touching.
  • Sexual language or gestures. Nudity and/or sexual images.
  • Unwanted, covert or inappropriate photography.*
  • Disruptive, destructive, or unsafe behavior that disturbs or endangers staff, attendees, guests, sponsors, vendors, or venue.
  • Alcohol, drugs, or tobacco products.

If you are subjected to unacceptable behavior, please contact a staff member immediately!

*Note:  Event staff, and possibly news media outlets, will be photographing the event.  These photos may be used for promotional purposes by Fandemicon or the Utica Public Library.