Upcoming Cosplay Events and Anime Conventions

Here is where you can show off your costumes. If you'd like to suggest an all-ages convention, send feedback including dates, prices, and most importantly their website. Only sites with published cosplay contest dates and rules will be listed.

Dates Cosplay Events & Anime Conventions pre-reg prices and cutoff multi-day / 1-day

3/3

Knightrokon 2012 > Orlando, Florida $5 by 2/19 / $5

3/16-18

Kawaii Kon 2012 > Honolulu, Hawaii $42 by 3/3 $50 / $26

3/16-18

Kawa Kon 2012 > St. Louis, Missouri $30 by 10/31, $35 by 12/31, $40 by 3/5 $45 / $25

3/16-18

MomoCon 2012 > Atlanta, Georgia $20 by 10/15, $25 by 3/1 $30 / $0

3/16-18

WonderCon 2012 > Anaheim, California    

3/16-18

Anime Conji 2012 > San Diego, California    

3/21-25

Tekkoshocon 2012 > Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania $40 by 12/5, $45 by 3/6 $50

3/23-25

Con-nichiwa 2012 > Tucson, Arizona $35 by 11/30, $40 by 1/31, $45 by 3/25  

3/30-4/1

Anime Detour 2012 > Bloomington, Minnesota $35 by 12/31, $50 by 2/29 $60

4/6-8

Sakura Con 2012 > Seattle, Washington $45 by 9/1, $50 by 12/1, $55 by 3/1 $60

4/6-8

Anime Matsuri 2012 > Woodlands, Texas $35 by 5/31, $40 by 9/30, $45 by 3/1 $50

4/6-8

MTAC Omega > Nashville, Tennessee $28 by 12/31, $40 by 3/15 $50 / $25

4/6-8

Anime Boston 2012 > Boston, Massachusetts $45 by 12/31, $50 by 3/16 $55 / $35

4/13-15

Khaotic Kon 2012 > Tampa, Florida $34 by 10/8, $37 by 12/31, $40 by 3/31 $45 / $25

4/20-22

Anime St. Louis 2012 > Collinsville, Illinois $25 by 12/31, $30 by 3/20 $45 / $35

4/20-22

T-MODE 2012 > Rockville, Maryland    

4/27-29

Anime Central 2012 > Rosemont, Illinois $48 by 12/15, $53 by 3/15, $60 by 4/15 $60 / $35

5/4-6

NoBrandCon 2012 > Eau Claire, Wisconsin $25 by 10/1 $35 / $20

5/24-27

Anime Oasis 2012 > Boise, Idaho $35 by 12/31, $39 by 4/1 $43 / $23

5/25-27

Anime North 2012 > Toronto, Ontario Canada    

5/25-27

Animazement 2012 > Raleigh, North Carolina $52 by 12/31, $57 by 4/15  

5/25-28

Florida Supercon 2012 > Miami, Florida $30 by 11/21, $40 by 1/16, $45 by 2/20  

5/25-28

Fanime Con 2012 > San Jose, California    

6/8-10

Anime Next 2012 > Somerset, New Jersey $40 by 1/1 $55 / $40

6/21-24

PortConMaine 2012 > South Portland, Maine $35 by 6/1 $40 / $30

6/29-7/2

Anime Expo 2012 > Los Angeles, California $55 by 12/31, $60 by 3/31, $65 by 5/31 $75 / $45

7/6-8

Anime Midwest 2012 > Lisle, Illinois $25 by 4/15, $30 by 6/10 $35

7/13-15

Ikasucon 2012 > Fort Wayne, Indiana $30 by 10/25, $35 by 3/17, $40 by 6/16 $45 / $35

7/12-15

Comic-Con 2012 > San Diego, California    

7/20-22

Sogen Con 2012 > Souix Falls, South Dakota   $45

7/27-29

Anime Iowa 2012 > Coralville, Iowa $30 by 1/4, $40 by 2/14, $45 by 3/31 $60 / $0

7/27-29

Otakon 2012 > Baltimore, Maryland    

8/3-5

Anime Festival Orlando 2012 > Orlando, Florida    

8/10-12

San Japan 2012 > San Antonio, Texas $35 by 2/10, $40 by 4/10, $45 by 7/13 $50 / $35

8/17-19

Mizu Con 2012 > Miami, Florida $26 by 4/29, $36 by 7/17 $45 / $30

8/31-9/3

Dragon*Con 2012 > Atlanta, Georgia $80 by 2/15, $90 by 5/15, $105 by 7/13  

9/1-3

KumoriCon 2012 > Vancouver, Washington $30 by 12/31, $35 by 4/1, $40 by 8/8 $45 / $30

8/31-9/3

AnimeFEST 2012 > Dallas, Texas $25 by 1/31, $35 by 3/31, $35 by 5/31 $50 / $35

9/7-9

MechaCon 2012 > New Orleans, Louisiana $40 by 8/1 $50 / $30

9/14-16

Nan Desu Kan 2012 > Denver, Colorado $25 by 9/18, $40 by 8/19 $50 / $30

9/28-30

Anime Weekend Atlanta 2012 > Atlanta, Georgia $25 by 1/31 $50 / $30

9/29

Anime St. George 2012 > St. George, Utah $15 by 1/1 / $20

10/11-14

New York Comic Con & NY Anime Festival 2011 > New York, New York $65 by 10/8 $75 / $60

10/12-14

Tsubasa Con 2012 > Huntington, West Virginia    

6/27-30

Cosplacon 2013 > Jefferson City, Missouri $25 by 7/12, $30 by 3/12 $40 / $25