Contest Sign-ups

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Show off your Cosplay

Cosplay Contest Contest

Transform into your favorite character and put your craftsmanship and creativity to the test for a chance to win prizes.

Participants may enter alone or in a group. Cosplays will be judged for accuracy.

Categories
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Skit
Enter

Applications open July 1-August 26, 2023.

Aplications closed.

Enter the Art Contest at ToshoCON

Art Contest Contest

Do you prefer pencil or watercolor? Mixed media more your jam? Draw, sketch, paint, and/or digitally create your favorite anime character or an original piece for our anime art contest. There are three categories and prizes are given for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each one.

Categories
  • Black & White
  • Color
  • Mixed Media
Enter

Applications open July 1-August 26, 2023.

Aplications closed.

Enter the Comic Contest at ToshoCON

Comic Contest Contest

Write and create your own comic for a chance to win cool prizes. Enter by yourself or with a group and split the prize.

Enter

Applications open July 1-August 26, 2023.

Aplications closed.

Enter the AMV Contest at ToshoCON

AMV Contest Contest

Are you the best Anime Music Video creator that no one ever was? Enter your AMV in our contest and win prizes at ToshoCON. Create and submit by yourself or with a group, up to three times.

Enter

Applications open July 1-August 26, 2023.

Aplications closed.

Panel and Vendor Applications

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Host a Panel Discussion at TOshoCON

Host a Panel Activity

Interested in hosting an in-character info session? Get a group of friends and become panelists at ToshoCON. We’ll even help you get set up with tricks and tips for hosting a panel discussion.

Apply

Applications open July 1-August 26, 2023.

Applications closed.

Sell at ToshoCON

Be a Vendor Activity

Sell your high-quality anime merchandise at ToshoCON!

We'll help new vendors get started with a Vendor 101 class before the event.

Best of all, there are NO FEES to reserve a booth!

If accepted, vendors will be notified by August 8, 2023.

Categories
  • Teen (12-19)
  • Adult (20+)
Apply

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Contest Winners

Check out these winning Cosplay, Art, AMV, and Comic contest entries from 2022

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ToshoCON

All-day access to the ultimate teen anime experience.

Reservations for Toshocon 2023 will be available in July 2023.

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