Show us what you got! Display your craftsmanship and showmanship in the LibCon Cosplay Contest. Separate contests will be held for youth (ages 0-13 years old) and adults (ages 14 and up).
Each library location will award the following prizes:
Cosplay Contest Rules
- Contestants must register for the Cosplay Contests the day of LibCon.
- Registration closes ten minutes before the contest.
- Costumes from all genres of fandom are acceptable. Original characters are welcome.
- The majority of your costume should be handmade, though found items and modifications are recognized as part of cosplay.
- Judges will evaluate costumes according to the following criteria:
- Attention to detail
- Overall appearance
- Stage presence
- Actual weapons and other items considered dangerous by LibCon Event staff are prohibited.
- Projectiles of any kind, either propelled or simply thrown, are prohibited.
- Nudity, offensive language, and unruly behavior is prohibited.
- Running, jumping, flipping and acrobatics are prohibited.
- Fire, glitter, water effects, and other “messy” stuff is prohibited.
- All portions of your costume must leave the stage with you.