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SIGNUP SHEETS TO ENTER THE COSTUME CONTEST ARE AVAILABLE ON SUNDAY ONLY AT THE INFORMATION DESK!
WE LIMIT THE NUMBER OF CONTESTANTS TO A MAXIMUM OF 30 CONTESTANTS.
CONTESTANTS SHOULD BE OVER AGE 13.
WE DO HAVE A KIDS COSTUME PARADE ACROSS THE STAGE BEFORE THE MAIN CONTEST BEGINS. ANY KID UNDER THE AGE 13 WHO WANTS TO SHOW OFF THEIR COOL COSTUMES ARE WELCOME TO GET UP ON STAGE FROM 3-3:15PM TO DO SO.
SIGNUPS ARE FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED.
COSPLAY PROP FAQs
Are weapons allowed?
Any and all LIVE weapons are NOT allowed. — Leave your pistols, knives, rocket launchers, etc., at home.
All weapons, props, or anything remotely weapon-like must be checked with Security when you enter the convention.
ALL costume weapons must be inspected at the Weapons Check area. Security will thoroughly inspect and mark weapons of any kind, to ensure that they are safe and inoperable.
All costume weapons must conform to state and federal law.
All weapons must be easily distinguishable from real weapons, and must be constructed from safe, lightweight material. Approved materials are: rubber, plastic, foam, cardboard, and papier-mâché.
NO LIVE STEEL at all will be permitted on the premises of the Mohegan Sun Convention Center. Live steel is defined as, but not limited to:
Any other objects made of metal, which can take an edge, regardless of whether the object is actually sharp.
Nunchakus or other regulation martial-arts weapons are not permitted.
NO AMMUNITION of any kind is allowed. This includes, but is not limited to:
Real ammunition, live or inactive
NO FIREARMS AND/OR PROJECTILE WEAPONS of any type are permitted. The exceptions to this rule are as follows:
Easily identifiable, plastic, toy guns with no moving parts, and that have a clearly visible, non-removable orange tip.
The person carrying the pistol is a law-enforcement agent who is on duty.
If Security decides that a weapon is too dangerous, you will be asked to return the item to your room/car. You must comply with Security decisions.
No swinging of weapons, throwing of weapons, or play fighting (with or without weapons) will be tolerated.
Are there any restrictions on what I can wear?
We are a family-themed event, please use your best judgment in keeping your costume tasteful at all times. NO nudity nor see-through material exposing body parts beyond the boundaries of good taste will be allowed. If needed, you may be asked to leave by our staff or security.
Is there an anti-harassment policy?
We want you to have a super time, free from any worry. We will not tolerate harassment of ANY kind. If you witness, or are victim to any type of harassment during the con, contact either a staff member or volunteer shirts to report it. Con staff will work with security and local law enforcement, as needed.
We will not tolerate any harassment from attendees, including but not limited to:
in relation to, but not limited to: