Cosplay Contest


On Saturday, the Adult Cosplay Contest (17 and up) will take place in the middle of the downtown area which will only be available to ticket holders (including registered cosplayers). Times to be announced at a later date.

On Sunday, the Children’s Cosplay contests will occur. Two age groups will compete (not yet determined). All children must be accompanied by an adult. Adults entering the area with their children must be ticket holders despite children being free.

Winners will receive huge gifts provided by Gamestop, ThinkGeek and Flashback Gear.

Registration to be available soon and is free to all Ticket holders.

Official Rules

Entry into the event is at the discretion of the event staff, and we reserve the right to deny any entrant who does not adhere to the rules.

Your costume and presentation should be suitable for all ages. No profanity, lewd behavior, or obscene messages on signs or clothing. Anyone who breaks this rule will be disqualified and asked to leave the park.

Any participants 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult. No exceptions.

No pyrotechnics, live flame or smoke generators of any kind are permited. Projectile glitter, confetti, or liquid, is not allowed. Anything that may cause you or someone else harm, is strictly prohibited.

No functional weapons are allowed at Beaufort Comic Con (aside from licensed carriers). Please do not bring real swords, firearms, or any other authentic weapon. Only props are allowed. Simulated or costume weapons are allowed as part of your costume. No projectile weapons (including but not limited to airsoft or paintball weapons) will be allowed. Weapons with a metal blade, regardless if it is dull or sharp, are prohibited.

All simulated or costume weapons are subject to inspection by security or convention staff. Participants found to be in violation of these rules will be subject to removal from the show.