Cosplay Competition Categories:

Novice:   Beginner Competitor.

Journeyman:  More practiced competitor.

Master:  Well-practiced competitor, this is the top class.

Child:  Ages 13 and under.

Group:  Any more than (1) competitor.

Cosplay Showcase Walk: Not To Be Judged, Your Chance To Walk the Stage

75 person limit for Competition – No Limit on Cosplay Showcase Walk – Please note there is no judging nor awards for Cosplay Showcase Walk.

Competition Competitors Must Register For Competition at  

No sign ups will be done on site.

Cosplay Competition Judging will begin at 12pm. Each competitor will be given a number for order of on stage presentation and competing category.

Cosplay Showcase begins at 4:00pm.  Showcase Participants Must Be Lined Up At The Stage At 2:30pm Sharp. 

On Stage Competition Begins at 4:00pm.  Competition Participants Must Be Lined Up At The Stage At 3:30pm Sharp. Tardiness will result in disqualification.

Cosplay Policies

•Any real weapons are banned in the event area, functional or not.

•No explosives or fireworks of any kind.

•All Cosplayers are subject to inspection by event personnel, event security and/or police and must be approved before admittance to event.

•Do not bring any item(s) that could violate city, state, or federal law.

•No props, costume or accessory will receive pre-approval, all patrons will be inspected on site.

•Any patron not willing to be inspected will be ejected from venue.

Cosplay must be at a “PG-13” level to include but limited to no nudity nor offense language.

•Weapons made of foam and cardboard are acceptable. Prop firearms are allowed provided they have bright tips and are subject to full inspection. Prop bows must have arrows with no tips and string may not be tightened.

All props, cosplay costumes and accessories will be deemed agreeable at the sole discretion of event staff to include security personnel and/or police.

Any cosplayer with prop weapons will receive an approved wristband noting that their prop is approved and must wear wristband while attending event.