Cosplay Events

Costume Contest

Come join us for the big costume contest!  Enter to win!  Over $1000 worth of cash and prizes to be given away!

Kids Costume Contest

Kids!!! Put on your best costumes and enter the Kids Costume Contest! Everyone's a winner!!!

Adult Costume Contest

Adult Costume Contest will be divided into two catagories:
Teen, 13 to 17 years old.
Adult, 18 and up.

Cosplay Contest Rules

 

  • All Cosplay Contest entrants are onstage at their own risk.
  • Staff members are not eligible to participate in any category.
  • NO blatant nudity/adult  related content. This event is rated PG-13, and we are a family-friendly  convention. Please use some discretion with your character, props and  presentation. No profanity allowed on stage. That includes  messages on signs or  clothes. Anyone who violates this may be disqualified from  the  competition.
  • Store-bought costumes are not eligible.  Your costume must be one  you made or modified yourself. Modifications will be carefully assessed  by our judges.
  • Youth participants (ages  12 and under) may be accompanied by a parent/guardian , but it is not a requirement.
  • Participants will be required to sign a liability release and a release for use of video and photo images.
  • For safety reasons, the following are not allowed:  
    • Live animals
    • Substances which might be messy
    • Aerosol sprays
    • Projectiles of any kind
    • No pyrotechnics will be allowed including but not limited to: fire, flash powder, explosives, smoke bombs or fireworks.
    • Prop weapons are allowed with restrictions. You are expected to act  responsibly with your weapon. 
    • Entries with electric power requirements need to be self-contained. 
  • All contestants must be  able to move their costume on their own. 
  • Audience members should be courteous and respectful. Please do not boo or shout negative things to contestants.
  • Please come to the convention  with everything you need to complete and/or assemble your costume.

The Cosplay Director has  the right to eliminate any entrant from the competition on the basis of  taste, danger to the audience, violation of any of  the above rules, or any other reason deemed derogatory to the event.