Cosplay at the Expo
Saturday, November 11, 2023
Suburban Collection Showplace
Calling all costume artists and cosplayers
Whether you’re a historical figure, a princess, a hero or heroine, a villain or side-kick, come strut your stuff and enjoy a bit of Cosplay fun. Plus shop for fabric, tools and discover what's new in the sewing world today.
Wear your Cosplay for Half-Price General Admission on Saturday
Come to the registration desk on Saturday, show off your period costume or cosplay, and receive half-price general admission. FREE admission for those that walk the Runway. (The Runway Show & Contest is limited to the first 30 qualified entrants (only 20 of those can be part of the Judged Contest).
Walk the Runway in Costume
Commentated by Aaron Ingraham and Casey Renee of Casey Renee Cosplay
Judged by Casey Renee of Casey Renee Cosplay and Aaron Ingraham
Aaron and Casey will share their Cosplay experiences and narrate you along a journey of costume art created by fellow Expo attendees. Cosplayers, Reenactors, and Costumers are invited to walk the runway on Saturday at 3:00 on the Expo Stage.
Everyone who walks the runway is eligible to win a swag bag from RNK Distributing and Famore Cutlery.
Click HERE to register by Saturday, November 11th at 11:00am
Enter the Costume Contest and Win Cash Prizes
The contest is comprised of two divisions – Apprentice and Master. Judging begins between 1:45pm-2:00pm Saturday and final judging will happen at the Runway Show at 3:00pm. Costumes will be judged on a body. Each entrant is required to participate in the Runway Show. Please gather in the lobby near the Registration Desk anytime between 1:45pm-2:00pm.
Click HERE for Contest Entry Form and complete list of rules. Entry deadline is Saturday, November 11th at 11:00am
The Apprentice Division winner will receive $100 cash and a Swag Bag.
The Master Division winner will receive $200 cash and a Swag Bag.
The Judge's Choice winner will receive $50 cash and a Swag Bag.
Epic Cosplay Costumes on Display
See a selection of costumes on display at the Expo by amazing cosplayers and designers Casey Renee, Sarah Spaceman and Diana Tolin.