Calling all cosplayers! Enter our first ever cosplay contest at Santa Clara City Library Comic Con for a chance to win amazing prizes, including a $50 gift card.
How do I enter?
- Take a photo of yourself in your cosplay at Santa Clara City Library Comic Con on Saturday, October 13th. All ages, characters, and types of costume are welcome!
- Email your photo, along with your name and the name of the character you are cosplaying, to firstname.lastname@example.org by midnight on Saturday, October 13th.
- One Kids and one Teen/Adult winner will be announced on Friday, October 19th. Winners will be notified by email and can pick up their prize at Central Park Library.
Judging & Awards
- Winners will be determined by a panel of expert cosplayers present at Santa Clara City Library Comic Con, including:
- Contestants will be judged according to their costume’s resemblance to the character it is based on, representation of their costume, craftsmanship skills, and creativity.
- Each contestant may only enter one costume into competition.
- Nudity, obscene or graphic content, or other elements deemed inappropriate to the spirit of the competition will disqualify contestants.
- Photos should taken at the SC Library Con on October 13th.
- Professional costumers, or those who run a business of commission-based cosplay are encouraged to show off their costumes at the Library Comic Con, but should not enter the competition.