Costume Contest Rules

This year the Costume Contest will be focused on accessories!

Categories

  • Best Goggles
  • Best Hat
  • Best Mask
  • Best Overall Accessory

General Rules:

No entries will be considered after check-in and judging has begun. Advance online registration is coming soon. 

Restrooms for changing will be available on the first floor of the Museum of History. Entrants are responsible for their own belongings. We are unable to provide a secure area for personal items.  

No skits will be allowed.

All costumes must be family-friendly. Gore, graphic violence, nudity, swearing, or other objectionable elements may be grounds for disqualification as determined by the Costume Contest staff.

Realistic-looking firearms and weapons are discouraged and must be peace-tied.

Questions about Costume Contest rules and registration may be addressed to the Costume Contest Coordinator. Email us at info@cogsandcorsetsIL.com and include “Costume Contest” in the subject line.

Advance online registration in no longer available. Please go to the Registration Desk on the corner of Jefferson and Main Streets to register.