The Baltimore Comic-Con and Toynk.com proudly present the 2019 Costume Contest.
Participants can register at any time up to 1pm on Saturday or Sunday for the respective Costume Contests by visiting the Costume Contest Booth located in the lower Pratt Street lobby.
This year, the adult costume contest is being held on Saturday, October 19th at 3:00pm in the Ballroom. All participants must be in the prejudge room by 1:30pm or their deposit will be forfeit. Prejudging will start at 2:00pm and will be split into amateur and professional contests.
The children’s costume contest will be held on Sunday, October 20th at 2:30pm in the Ballroom. All participants must be in the prejudge room by 1:30pm.
Adult – “Professional” ($10 Entry Fee)
Those working a job involving building or fabricating costumes.
Those who make costumes or pieces for casual sale (eBay, etc.).
Those who have won an award at a costume contest at any convention.
Those that have been invited based on Cosplay.
Adult – “Amateur” ($5 Entry Fee)
Any adult 18 years or older that does not meet the above requirements.
Ages 17 and under.
Overall Best Costume (Best in Show)
$500 Grand Prize in Cash for Professional
Prizes in each of the Professional Adult categories:
1st Place $250 Toynk.com Gift Certificate
2nd Place $150 Toynk.com Gift Certificate
3rd Place $100 Toynk.com Gift Certificate
Amateur Adult categories:
1st Place $150 Toynk.com Gift Certificate
2nd Place $100 Tonnk.com Gift Certificate
3rd Place $50 Toynk.com Gift Certificate
Group category (winning groups divide prize amount between members):
1st Place $200 Toynk.com Gift Certificate
2nd Place $100 Toynk.com Gift Certificate
Kids Prizes in each of the Newborn to Age 11 and Age 12 to Age 17 categories:
Grand Prize $100 Toynk.com Gift Certificate
1st Place $50 Toynk.com Gift Certificate
2nd Place $35 Toynk.com Gift Certificate
Each winner will also receive free admittance to the Baltimore Comic-Con in 2020 and both Adult Grand Prize Winners will be asked to judge the 2020 contest!
COSTUME CONTEST RULES
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