Cosplay Show & Contest

Runway Show & Contest Entry Form


To participate in the Cosplay Runway Show & Contest, fill out this form by midnight the night before.


All entrants will participate in the Runway Show. Please indicate if you would also like to be entered into the Judged Contest. (You do not need to participate in the Contest in order to participate in the Runway Show.)


Everyone who walks the runway is eligible to win an Elna sewing machine or a 3-D Printer. Only those who entered the Judged Contest will be eligible for cash prizes and bag of products and tools.


The Runway Show & Contest is limited to the first 30 qualified entrants (only 20 of those can be part of the Judged Contest).


Everyone must meet the costume qualifications listed HERE.

View the judging criteria and rules HERE.


On Saturday at the Expo:

• If you have entered the Judged Contest, check in at the Registration Desk in the lobby at 1:30 PM. Pre-judging will take place there, and final judging will occur during the Runway Show.

• All participants should meet in the dressing room behind the Expo Stage at 2:40 PM to be lined up in order of participation.

• The Runway Show & Contest will begin promptly at 3:00 PM.


By entering and participating, you agree any photograph or video taken may be used for promotional purposes, including but not limited to email, print and social media. Group and individual photos on the runway stage are welcome at the end of the show after the contest winners have been announced.


Section One:  Contact Information

*An asterisk indicates a required field.

Give us your hashtags or handles so we can share the glory


Section Two:  Location and Entry Info

*An asterisk indicates a required field.


Section Three:  Costume and Maker Info

*An asterisk indicates a required field.

 i.e., hero/villain, film/game character, Reenactor, theatrical, etc.

Only JPG, PNG or PDFs can be uploaded
After you click SUBMIT, if you are NOT transferred to the "Thank You" screen, please scroll up this page and look for any messages asking for missing information or corrections.

Click here to view the qualifications, judging criteria and rules.


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