Florida Supercon has the largest cosplay and costuming events of any convention in the state of Florida, with non-stop panels, workshops, contests and photo shoots for 4 days straight! This year we will have more cosplay events than ever before! More contests, more panels, more workshops… basically more COSTUMING & COSPLAY! Here are some highlights of what we have planned!
SUPERCON COSPLAY INFORMATION BOOTH
Located at Booth TBA in the Main Exhibition Hall, next to the FSC FREE COSPLAY PHOTO BOOTHS (Booths TBA). The Cosplay Information Booth is the place to sign up for ALL cosplay related events and get all your cosplay event questions answered. This is where you sign up for the Costume and Cosplay Contests! The Cosplay Information booth will be open each day during Exhibition Room hours.
SUPERCON FREE COSPLAY PHOTO SHOOT BOOTHS
Want to get your picture taken in costume at FSC? The FSC Cosplay Photo Booths will be set up at Booths TBA’s next to the Cosplay Info Booth, and will be open as long as the Exhibition Room is open. All pictures will be posted online after the show on our Flickr page and on our Facebook page.
SUPERCON FREE COSPLAY HOSPITAL
Have a costume in need of a fix? Well drop on by the Cosplay Hospital at Booths #TBA to help you with your costuming woes.
SUPERCON THURSDAY RUNWAY COSTUME CONTEST
This contest will be “Runway” style. There will be no pre-judging. Contestants can enter in store bought or home made costumes. CLICK HERE for rules and info on entering the contest! AWARDS WILL BE GIVEN OUT AS FOLLOWS: Best in Show, Best Individual, 2nd place – Individual, Best Group, 2nd place – Group, Best Junior / Youth, and Judges Awards (x3).
SUPERCON KIDS COSTUME CONTEST
A special costume contest just for Kids! Open to all ages 13 and under. This contest will be “Runway” style. There will be no pre-judging. Contestants can enter in store bought or home made costumes. CLICK HERE for rules and info on entering the contest! AWARDS WILL BE GIVEN OUT AS FOLLOWS: Best in Show, Best Individual (under 5 years old), Best Individual (5 – 9 years old), Best Individual (10 – 13 years old), Best Group, and Judges Awards x3.
SUPERCON SUPERGIRLS & SUPERBOYS “LATE NIGHT” COSTUME CONTEST
A special “Late Night” costume contest showcasing our favorite heroes and villains! Since this contest takes place late at night, no one under the age of 17 may enter this contest. This contest will be judged by a special panel consisting of some of our special guests. This is a runway style contest with no pre-judging. Costume’s may be of any hero or villain in comics, cartoons, movies, anime, video games, etc.. Costumes may be handmade or store bought. CLICK HERE for more info or go direct to http://floridasupercon.com/supergirls-of-supercon-costume-contest/
SUPERCON COSTUME COMPETITION
The most competitive costuming event in Florida returns! OVER $5,000 IN CASH & PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED AT THE SHOW! Watch the most talented cosplayers and costumers in Florida as they show off their amazing costumes, or compete and strut your stuff for thousands to oooh and ahhh!!!! The contest is open to ALL skill levels to ensure both novice and experienced costumers have a chance to shine with over $5,000 in cash and prizes, with $1,500 cash for Best In Show! The contest is open to ALL skill levels to ensure both novice and experienced costumers have a chance to shine. The divisions for the FSC Costume Competition include: Master, Journeyman, Novice and Junior/Youth. For all the info on the event CLICK HERE or go to http://floridasupercon.com/florida-supercon-costume-competition/
SUPERCON MASQUERADE COSTUME & PERFORMANCE COMPETITION
The FSC Masquerade Costume Competition is where costuming and cosplay go to the next level! OVER $2,000 IN CASH & PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED AT THE SHOW! Contestants can enter as individuals or as a group and will be judged based on costume craftsmanship and stage performance. Think of it as a costume talent show… more than just a cosplay contest, this is your chance to put on a performance as the character(s) you are portraying! The divisions for the FSC Masquerade Costume and Performance Competition include: Master, Journeyman, Novice and Junior/Youth. All the info on this event can be found below. CLICK HERE for more info or go to http://floridasupercon.com/masquerade-costume-and-performance-competition/
Each year, Supercon has dozens of informative Costuming Workshops for the novice and expert cosplayer, hosted by experts and enthusiasts in various fields.
PROFESSIONAL COSPLAY GUESTS
Each year, FSC brings in professional Cosplay guests from around the country. These guests take part in panels, workshops and help judge the various costume and costuming contests.