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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18 AT VERIZON ARENA.

DAY 2 SCHEDULE - SAT. NOV. 18

11:00am - 12:00pm

FREE  "ALL" FANDOMS PHOTOSHOOT

FIND RWBY SCAVENGER HUNT

WELCOMING & VENDORS INTRODUCTION (CIG & GEORGE streamed Live on CON REVIEWS - TWITCH TV)

12:00pm -1:00pm

  • LIVE ENTERTAINMENT: FANCYFUL FAIRYTAIL PARTIES performance of "The Glow"
  • COSPLAY CONTEST: KIDS (hosted by JOSHUA MONROE with COSPLAY VOGUE HOUSTON & ARKTWINZ OF COSPLAY)
  • SPECIAL GUEST PANEL: "COSPLAY ADVENTURES" (Author ALISHA RISEN-KENT, COSPLAY PROMOTION TEAM, and Author GUY ANTHONY DEMARCO)
  • SCI-FI SPEED DATING 
  • CREEPY GHOULS YOUTUBE SHOW LIVE INTERVIEW OF COSPLAY CONTEST WINNER!!!
  • PRE-JUDGING STARTS FOR THE CRAFTMENSHIP COSPLAY CONTEST


1:00pm - 2:00pm

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT: THE WEEPING GATE performing "Mockery" and many Anime Theme Songs.

SPECIAL GUEST TV PANEL:

  1. CIARA RENEE "Hawk Girl", 
  2. Cig & George  
  3. Joshua Monroe
  4. Hosted by CW Street Team

HAWK GIRL COSPLAY CONTEST (All Ages)

 POKEDOC STEVE SHOW LIVE INTERVIEW OF COSPLAY CONTEST WINNER!!! 

2:00pm - 3:00pm

  • SPECIAL GUEST MEET & GREET: CIARA RENEE "HAWK GIRL"
  • SPECIAL GUEST VOICE ACTORS PANEL (Katelyn Barr, & David Wald)
  • SPECIAL GUEST PANEL (Robert Axelrod)

3:00pm - 4:00pm

  • COSPLAY CONTEST: EXHIBITION  (hosted by JOSHUA MONROE with WONDERWOMANISREAL, TONYA L. COSPLAY, & SUPERMAN IS REAL76
  • SCI-FI SPEED DATING
  • SPECIAL GUEST AUTOGRAPH SESSION: ROBERT AXELROD
  • POKEDOC STEVE SHOW LIVE INTERVIEW OF COSPLAY CONTEST WINNER!!!


4:00pm - 5:00pm

  • STAR TREK PANEL & GAMES - with U.S.S. BLACKSTONE 
  • STAR WARS PANEL & GAMES - with DIAMOND GARRISON OF THE 501st LEGION
  • RIIA COSPLAY PANEL
  • V.I.P. LUNCH: FITNESS AND FINANCE PANEL (at the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce Building  - with SUPERMANISREAL76 & GEEKUNIQUE COSPLAY)

5:00pm - 6:00pm

  • CHARITY AUCTION: A STAN LEE AUTOGRAPHED SPIDER MAN COMIC (hosted by the Dapper Deadp00L)
  • SPECIAL GUEST AUTOGRAPH SESSION (Katelyn Barr & David Wald)
  • SPECIAL GUEST AUTOGRAPH SESSION (Cig & George and Joshua Monroe)
  • ALL-STAR ATA MARTIAL ARTS Panel and Demonstration



6:00pm - 7:00pm

  • LIVE ENTERATINEMENT: MS. PHAT KAT performing "Arkansas" 
  • ARKANSAS COSPLAY AWARDS Ceremony
  • SCI-FI SPEED DATING


7:00pm - 8:00pm

  • COSPLAY COMMUNITY PANEL (HOSTED BY 2 NERDS IN LOVE)

BATTLE OF THE COSPLAYERS:

MARVEL VS. DC

STAR WARS VS. STAR TREK

DRAGON BALL VS. FAIRYTAIL

RWBY VS. DISNEY 

TRANSFORMERS VS. POWER RANGERS vs. VOLTRON 

WALKING DEAD VS. GAME OF THRONES


  • SENTAI FILMWORK SCREENING "AGAME GA KILL" SERIES (WITH DAVID WALD & KATELYNN BARR)
  • COSPLAY AFTER DARK (Hosted by COSPLAY NIGHT LIVE)
  • SPECIAL EFX WORKSHOP (WITH CIG & GEORGE)
  • COSPLAY PHOTO EDITING ( WITH TERRY CLAUSEN)
  • SPECIAL GUEST ART PANEL: (NOFLUTTER)

8:00pm - 9:00pm

  • LIVE ENTERTAINMENT: SUMMER SPRYTEE PARTY (ANIMATION DANCERS)
  • COSPLAY CONTEST: CRAFTMENSHIP (hosted by JOSHUA MONROE with HANE COSPLAY, ELLIE GRAVES, & QUEEN KOOPA COSPLAY)
  •  POKEDOC STEVE SHOW LIVE INTERVIEW OF COSPLAY CONTEST WINNER!!! 

9:00pm - 10:00pm

  • LIVE ENTERTAINMENT: KADESH FLOW Ft. Loogey performing "Planet Wreck" (DBS Anime Remix) and more!
  • "COSPLAY RUNWAY FOR RELIEF"  & LOLITA FASHION SHOW (PRESENTED BY COSPLAY VOGUE HOUSTON & HONOR LYCHEE)  Proceeds will go to assisting Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma victims.

  1. SPECIAL GUEST COSPLAY CONTEST
  2. ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE BEST OVERALL COSPLAYER


AFTER PARTY

SATURDAY NOV. 18

11pm - 2:00am

Bank of the Ozarks Ballroom

(Inside the North Little Rock Chamber Of Commerce)

100 Main St., North Little Rock, Ar 72206


$3 (with event arm band)

$10 (with out event arm band)

V.I.P. Ticket Holders & Volunteers FREE!

9 COSPLAY CONTEST IN 2 DAYS!

  • No nudity. 
  • All attendees and cosplay participants must have proper attire and can reveal no less than a swimsuit would. Shoes must be worn at all times. 
  • No profanity allowed on stage, including messages on signs or clothes. 
  • No political or religious statement during the competition or convention.
  • Do not use any sort of projectile at all, no flashpots, explosive devices, or similar special effects are to be used. No metal props of any kind including blunt steel, no props that can fire a projectile including plastic and paper bullets or foam arrows. All prop guns must have orange cap. 
  • Each contestant in the competition is allowed to have one handler if needed. 



You must sign up for any cosplay competition when you enter the convention. 

You may enter more than one contest.

Spots for each competition is limited and judges will need your information for scoring purposes. 

If you are late to the line up for your competition you will be disqualified. 



Please remember, judges work very hard to examine your costumes in a very short period of time. They use their best judgement in deciding a winner. 


Thank you to all that participate in one of our many spectacular cosplay contests and good luck!

JUNIOR COSPLAY COSTUME CONTEST

FRI. NOV. 17th - 5:15pm

THE INNOVATION HUB

Junior competition is for teenagers ages 13 - 18. Parents may not compete with their children in this category. 

  • 1. SMARTTAB 2-IN-1 TABLET
  • 2. $25 WALMART GIFT CARD / $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 3. FUNIMATION GIFT PACK


ANIME COSPLAY COSTUME CONTEST

FRI. NOV. 17th - 5:30pm

THE INNOVATION HUB

(All ages)

  • 1. $100 CASH
  • 2. $25 WALMART GIFT CARD / $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 3. FUNIMATION GIFT PACK

VENDOR'S CHOICE COSPLAY COSTUME CONEST

FRI. NOV. 17th - 8:00pm

THE INNOVATION HUB

10 Cosplayers will win a prize!

Each Special Vendor will choose their Favorite Cosplayer at the end of the night!!

(There is no sign up, but you must be present to win.)

  • 1. SIGNATURE HORROR - $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 2. ADARA GREEN - $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 3. LAKENDRIC WEST - $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 4. BATHFITTERS - $25 GIFT CARD
  • 5. FANGIRL FLAIR - $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 6. TARIK HAVOC - $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 7. MARMEE MADE CREATIONS - $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 8. REGINE SKRYDON - $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 9. ANIME AIKO - $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 10. SAKURA SISTERS - $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 11. TONYA AND GUY ANTHONY DE MARCO - $25 VENDOR BUCKS


CHILDREN'S COSPLAY COSTUME CONTEST

SAT. NOV. 18 - 12:00noon

VERIZON ARENA

Kid's competition is for children under the age of  13. Parents may not compete with their children in this category. 

  • 1. $75 CASH
  • 2. $25 WALMART GIFT CARD / $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 3. FUNIMATION GIFT PACK

CW HAWKGIRL COSPLAY COSTUME CONTEST

SAT. NOV. 18 - 1:30pm

VERIZON ARENA

(All ages)

ALL PRIZES PACKS WILL BE PROVIDED BY CW ARKANSAS STREET TEAM.

EXHIBITION COSPLAY COSTUME CONTEST

SAT. NOV. 18 - 3:00pm

VERIZON ARENA

Exhibition is for participants ages over 13 who bought or commissioned their costumes and accessories.

  • 1. $100 CASH & RIGHT STUFF ANIME PRIZE PACK
  • 2. $25 WALMART GIFT CARD / $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 3. FUNIMATION GIFT PACK

CRAFTMENSHIP COSPLAY COSTUME CONTEST

SAT. NOV. 18 - 8:00pm

VERIZON ARENA

Craftsmanship is for participants ages over 13 who made their own costume and accessories (at least 80% of the total costume). You must pre-register your cosplay to be included in the craftsmanship competition AND you must attend pre-judging. Missing either will disqualify you.

PRE-JUDGING IS AT 12:00 NOON. 

  • 1. $150 CASH & BROTHER'S SEWING MACHINE AND CARRY CASE
  • 2. $25 WALMART GIFT CARD / $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 3. FUNIMATION GIFT PACK

SPECIAL GUEST COSPLAY CONTEST

SAT. NOV. 18 - 9:40pm

VERIZON ARENA

The crowd will vote "Live On Facebook" for All the Guest Cosplayers. 

  • 1. 32' SMART HD TV
  • 2. $25 WALMART GIFT CARD / $25 VENDOR BUCKS
  • 3. FUNIMATION GIFT PACK

$500 BEST OVERALL COSPLAYER CONTEST

SAT. NOV. 18 - 9:50pm

VERIZON ARENA

( You don't have to sign up; but you must attend the convention on both days to qualify.)

The best overall Cosplayer will be decided by 10 private judges.  

It will be based on how you conduct your self as a Cosplayer on both days during the entire convention, in the following chategories:

  • Costume
  • Creativity 
  • Character 
  • Attitude 
  • Crowd Interaction

GRAND PRIZE $500 CASH!!

PRE-REGISTRATION IS OPEN: