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Cosplay competition details
Sign up at RED table 12-1:30pm location at stage area.
Competition starts at stage 3:30pm
Judges decide on winner.
3 Cats, Adult, Kid, Group
Saturday - £100 Adult Prize, £100 Kid Prize, Group Trophys.
Sunday - Trophys.
Costumes must have 50% handmade.
GOT A QUESTION? Here’s our FAQ’s
Has Comic Con World done any events before?
YES, Comic con world at PleasureBeach 2018 and
Game Mania at Winter Garden 2017.
Apart from that we have not done or linked to any other event at Blackpool.
Can I pay on door?
YES BUT, there are limited tickets as we don't want over crowding, therefore we have limited tickets, once there gone there gone!
By paying on paypal we pay the card fees.
97 Church St, Blackpool FY1 1HL
Have a safe journey.
Is there a car park?
• 4-8 Leopold Grove Parking
• Houndshill Car Park
• West Street Car Park
Where is the show?
The show is located in Winter Garden Blackpool
Where can I drink or eat?
Winter Garden is on a main square, outside is Greggs, Pizza Express, Bella Italia,
Subway, Winter Gardens inside has coffee and cake cafe.
Where is help?
Our staff will be around the venue all day dressed in White t-shirts with Red 'STAFF' written on the back - they will assist you should you have a query.
Where are the toilets?
Toilets are located on the right of the enterance.
When does the show open?
The show times are from 10am till 5pm – (we recommend 3pm on wards for kids who can’t cope with crowds or loud noises)
Paying by Paypal will get you fast tracked in.
Cosplay weapons & props – are there any restrictions?
Whilst we encourage you to dress up as your favourite characters, please do not bring any real weapons that could be deemed dangerous to the public as we will confiscate them on your entry into the show.
Decommissioned & Real Guns/rifles
BB Guns and Air Rifles
Blades of any kind
This is not to ruin people’s enjoyment, but to ensure everyone’s safety.
Remember: If it’s illegal to carry on the street – it’s also illegal in our shows.
How much is it to play the retro games inside?
The retro zone and kids gaming zone is free play.
Is there anywhere for me to change into my cosplay?
There are toilets located around the venue for you to change into your costumes. Please do not ask to use our changing rooms as these are restricted to cosplay guests only. We do not provide a changing room for cosplayers except for our guests.
Can I buy tickets on the day?
Yes you will be able to buy tickets on the day, from 11am.
Can I take photographs at the show?
Yes you can.
Can I purchase an autograph from the guest/s of my choice?
Yes you can.
Is the venue disabled friendly?
Yes it is. On ground floor right of entrance.
I have a disabled ticket do I need proof of my disability?
If your disability is not visible then yes you will need to prove your eligibility.
Does my carer get in free?
If you have a full time registered carer they can get in free, but they will need to provide proof that they care for you.
What age do children have to pay from?
Children under 5 are free. Between 6 and 11 need a standard child ticket. Over 12’s need an adult ticket. All children must be accompanied by a paying adult.
What do the traders sell?
The traders sell a variety of merchandise, books & comics, film & TV props, toys, autographs, related clothing & jewellery plus pop culture items.
If you have any other questions please do ask and we'll do our best to answer as quickly as possible.