Pensacola Comic Con™, Pensacola Comic -Con™, Pensacola Comic Convention™, & Pensacola Para Con Comic Convention :August 20 & 21, 2016 at Pensacola Interstate Fair Grounds

Pensacola Comic Con Multi genre con: Sci-Fi, Fantasy,Science, Horror Movies, Comics, Toys, Video Gaming, Games, TV, Films, Anime, Pop Culture, Manga, Horror, Wrestling, MMA, Original Art, Paranormal, Collectibles & 2015, 2016, 2017


Sign up for the costume contest at the entrance.

Costume Contest at 2:00 Pm Sat 19 & Sun 20, 2017

Costume Contest Rules

1. Registration for each contestant will be held at the information booth at the entrance to Pensacola Para Con Comic Convention/ Pensacola Comic Convention . There is no limit to the number of contestants. Please register early in order to ensure entrance into the contest.
2. All participants will be required to sign a permission/release/waiver form to participate in the costume contest. Minors under 18 years of age may participate in the costume contest only if a permission/release/waiver form is signed by the minor’s legal guardian. You must sign these forms in order to participate. No signature – no entry.
3. Parents are required to accompany children 13 years of age and younger during the costume contest.
4. Contests will be judged on accuracy, creativity, and presentation.
5. No electrical power connections will be provided. If your costume requires power, it must be part of your costume design.
6. Public nudity is illegal in Florida. Please remember that children will be present in the audience.
7. No dangerous or potentially dangerous props will be allowed. No pyrotechnics, live flames, or smoke generators of any kind. No real weapons of any kind are allowed. This includes air soft guns, paintball guns, and steel weapons. Compliance with Pensacola Para Con Comic Convention/ Pensacola Comic Convention weapons policy is expected. Contestants violating this rule will be immediately disqualified, as well as any other repercussions for violating weapons policy.
8. All awards presented are at the judges’ discretion.
9. All participants will be allotted up to 15 seconds to present their costumes for the judges and audience to see. Participants may not go over this time limit.

Pensacola Para Con Comic Convention/ Pensacola Comic Convention isn’t responsible for lost or damaged property.

By entering the costume contest, you agree to the costume contest rules and attendance policy.

What the costume weapons policy?

•All costume weapons must conform to state and federal law.
•Weapons must be easily distinguishable from real weapons. All prop firearms must have an orangecap on the barrel. Weapons which are capable of firing (Nerf guns, bows, etc) must be rendered inoperable. Projectiles are forbidden.
•Metal weapons (with or without sharp edges) are not permitted. Prop weapons should be made of lightweight materials such as foam, cardboard, or plastic.
•All props must be peacebonded by the Pensacola Para Con Comic Convention/ Pensacola Comic Convention staff. After inspection, each prop will have a tag attached to indicate it is unusable as a weapon, and safe for display. Peacebonding is mandatory.
•Do not brandish weapons or props in a threatening manner. Be aware of how security personnel may interpret your actions.
•Keep weapons in convention areas. If you leave the con premises, please put away any weaponry (even if it clearly looks fake).

When is the Costume Contest?

Saturday Aug 19, 2017 and Sunday Aug 20, 2017 at 2:00- until.


Fun for all Ages!


New Location!!


  Join us August 20 and 21, 2016 (10-6)
Pensacola Interstate Fair
(Expo Hall & Conference Hall) 
6655 Mobile Hwy 
Pensacola Florida 32526

Cash Prizes Costume Contest at 2:00 Pm Sat 20 & Sun 21, 2016

August 20 and 21, 2016

Pensacola Comic Convention™ for Fans of Science Fiction, Horror, Fantasy, Gaming, Anime, Costuming, Fandom, Indie Films, Artists, Celebrity Guests, Comic Books, Video Gaming, Pop Culture, Voice Actors, Renaissance, Cosplay, Steampunk, Theater, Performing, Writers, Literature, Publishing, Arts, Mystery, Crafts, Collecting, Model Construction, Film Making, Paranormal, Vendors, Reality TV, and more! We will offer celebrity meet and greets, discussion panels, workshops, screenings, demonstrations, events, gaming, costume contests, tournaments, and competitions. Costume Contest at 2:00 Pm Sat 20 & Sun 21, 2016. Tennessee Wraith Chasers (Ghost Asylum) will offer a live “pre con” celebrity investigation August 19th from 6:00pm at the Victorian Inn. Several “pre con” and “post con” activities such as a “Villain and Heroes Ball” are planned. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Arc Gateway, EscaRosa Coalition On the Homeless, Inc., Making Stride with Breast Cancer, The Ronald McDonald House, and various local charities. Discount for Law Enforcement, EMS, Firefighters, and Military.

Guests include: Ciara Hanna (Power Rangers Megaforce), Johnny Yong Bosch (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Ichigo Kurosaki in Bleach), Tim Russ Star Trek: Voyager, Fall Out 4, ICarly), Gary Schwartz (Team Fortress, Demoman, Star Trek, Batman Returns), Robert LaSardo (Death Race, CSI Miami, Nip Tuck), Larry Nemecek ("Dr. Trek" Star Trek Continues), Dave Fennoy ("Lee Everett" Walking Dead, Hulu, Prototype, The Wolf Among Us), David Della Rocco (The Boondock Saints), Erika Ervin ("Amazon Eve" American Horror Story), Jason Carter ("Ranger Marcus Cole" Babylon 5), Eugene A. Clark ("Big Daddy" Land of the Dead), Chuck Wagner (Automan), Mike Mundy (Walking Dead),  Knightmage (American Cosplayer), Alex Vincent (Child's Play, Curse of Chucky), Zach Galligan (Gremlins, Star Trek, Hatchet), William Katt (The Greatest American Hero), Michael Beck (Warriors, Xanadu), Jerrad Vunovich (Walking Dead, Hunger Games, American Horror Story), Shadow Clone (Geek Rock Party, Nerdcore Rap Artist), Bruce Carr (No Ordinary Balloon Artist), Gulf South Wrestling, E & E Wrestling, Mystery Machine Van from Scooby Doo, Jurassic Park Tour Vehicle, Cosplay Inc, and Tennessee Wraith Chasers (Ghost Asylum), and more.

Convention Hours: August 20 and 21, 2016 (10:00 AM - 6:00 PM)

Pensacola Interstate Fair Grounds (Main Hall and Expo Hall)
6655 Mobile Hwy Pensacola, FL 32526
Phone: (850) 941 4321
Cost: $10 and up (Children 7 and under are free.)

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Costume Contest at 2:00 Pm Sat 20 and Sun 21, 2016

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