Awesome Con loves cosplay – VIRTUALLY! Were you all excited and entered to be in our Costume Contest May 2? Are you bummed that we’re all social distancing and a gorgeous cosplay is now sitting half finished on your floor? Are you itching to show off that comfy pajama cosplay you’ve created while spending so much time at home? Then enter our Virtual Costume Contest!


  • The Awesome Con Virtual Costume Contest takes place Sunday, May 3, 2020 from 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM and it will be streamed live to Facebook, YouTube and Instagram.
  • The Awesome Con Virtual Costume Contest will be hosted by costume designer and professional cosplayer, Mikal Mosley.
  • This competition is split into 3 categories:
    • Kids (Entrants 10 and under)
    • Solo (1 person entering alone)
    • Group (A group of people either living together and submitting 1 photo of their group, or submitting separate photos with a note that it is a part of a Group entry along with a “name” for their group. Please use a group name such as “Smith Party of 5” or “Jones Party of 2”)
  • Entrants can submit 1 photo of their completed costume to enter.
  • Entries will be accepted from April 9 to April 24. Applicants will be notified if they will be in the contest by April 29.
  • The 3 winning entrants will win one (1) badge to Awesome Con 2021.


Applications are no longer being accepted for the Virtual Costume Contest. Please stay tuned for the status of your application!