Who: All Cosplayers in the area, from beginners to professionals!
What: Cosplay night with competition
When: Saturday, September 1st (Pre-register 4 – 6; compete 6 – 9)
Where: Sevier County Fair at the Fairgrounds
Why: Because, Why Not?
You will need to pre-register upon arrival at the fairgrounds. You will go to the Fairest of the Fair Stage behind the exhibit hall, fill out your information, and have your photo taken for identification purposes. Pre-registration is from 4 – 6 pm.
Competition will consist of three stages: Pre-registration, pre-judging interview/interaction with judges (which may be combined with check-in), and walking across the stage to be judged. Failure to do any one of these three steps will eliminate you from prize consideration
There will be four categories of competition:
JUNIOR/YOUTH: Contestants 12 years and younger are eligible to enter this category. A child wearing a costume designed and built entirely by an adult should be entered in either the appropriate skill division for the adult who made the costume. Prizes: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd will each receive a ribbon, and complementary tickets to local attractions
NOVICE: Enter Novice if you are above 12, you are new to costuming and have never competed before, or are not a professional costumer. DO NOT enter Novice if you are a professional costumer, you have competed or won an award in Journeyman/Masters at any other convention, or if you have won Best in Show, Best Novice, or Best Youth at any convention. 1st place will win $50 cash, 2nd place $25, and 3rd place a ribbon and complementary tickets to local attractions.
JOURNEYMAN: Enter Journeyman if you are above 12, you are new to costuming, have never competed before, or are not a professional costumer. DO NOT enter Journeyman if you are a professional costumer, you have won in the Novice division, you have competed in the Master division, you have won Best in Show, Best Novice, or Best Journeyman. 1st place will win $75, 2nd place $40, and 3rd place a ribbon and complementary tickets to local attractions
MASTER: The master division is open to any competitor who wises to enter; Enter Master if you are no longer a Youth, Novice, or Journeyman; anyone may enter this category; enter Master if you are a professional cosplayer. 1st place will win $100, 2nd will win $50, and 3rd will win $25 cash prizes.
Please keep in mind the following:
We want a wonderful variety of costumes and make
up; at the same time, we are a family friendly event.
Please keep this in mind as you plan your
costume, and keep it PG13 or less.
Any and all “weapons” must be props. Real weapons will not be allowed.
There will be a person at the entry gate to
inspect and tag them as you come in.
Also, no harmful or potentially harmful material will be allowed.
If it can be fired, launched, or dripped, it
will not be allowed entry.