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Contest [clear filter]
Saturday, May 16

2:00pm EDT

Show Off! Costume Contest
Yes, we have not one, but TWO costume contests at The Steampunk World’s Fair this year!

Announcing the Steampunk Worlds Fair 2015 Costume Contest Extravaganza! A chance for exhibition and recognition of your hard work and ingenuity in costume making and assemblage. Costumers of the Con, this is your time to shine!

The Contest will be Hosted and Judged by the Four Hussars of the Apocalypse, Oberst- Colonel Caleb Graham, Field Marshal H. Brevard Brown III, and their Majesties Emperor & Empress Erik & Re Teague.

This year, in the interest of speediness and to be more inclusive, the Costume Contest will have a new format. Contestants will be grouped into one of 5 categories, which are:

Adventurer Group – Includes: Explorers, Hunters, Bandits, Safari Types, Pirates, Aviators, Ship Captains, Detectives, etc.
Science Group – Includes: Both the Mad and Sane Varieties, Doctors, Professors, Inventors, Tinkers, Engineers, etc.
Military Group – Includes: Soldiers, Officers, Flying Aces, Mercenaries, Generals, etc.
Cosplay Group – Includes: Any version or riff of an EXISTING character; i.e. Superheroes, Fairy Tales, Anime, Sci- Fi Characters, Movie Characters, Literary Characters, Comic Book Characters, etc.
Group Costumes – Any group of 3 or more costumes of a like theme (pairs may enter the other categories). This can be a uniformed crew, monster fighting team, group of super heroes or fairy- tale characters, or any unified theme- costume group.
Each group will have a 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Winner, then from among the 1st place winners in each category we will select the 1st Place “Best in Con” Winner!

Saturday May 16, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Midway Grand Tent Midway
  Contest, Interactive
Sunday, May 17

11:30am EDT

Quick and the Dead Quick-Draw Competition
Are you fast enough?

The Quick and the Dead Quick-Draw Competition comes to The Steampunk World’s Fair for its second installment! Last year, current champion Captain Samuel Buford gunned down Ex-U.S. Marshal Wyatt Earp in a blaze of glory. Buford has decided to Re-Open the competition and put his title of “Fastest Gun in the Weird West” on the line against all comers.

Check your schedule for the time and place of the tourney! This Competition is open to all professional gunfighters, law-dogs, pirates, pistoleers, soldiers of fortune, and shootists. Whoever survives to the final round will receive the title of “Fastest Gun in the Weird West” and a custom shootin’ iron from Karnevil Kreations, losers get a free pine box and a dirt nap.

Sunday May 17, 2015 11:30am - 12:30pm EDT
Courtyard Grasslands Radisson
  Contest, Interactive

12:30pm EDT

Facial Hair Competition
After a year’s hiatus, the Facial Hair Competition is back!
Categories Include:

– Best Goatee
– Best Full Beard
– Best Mustache
– Best Mutton Chops
– Longest Facial Hair
– Best Free Form (Free Form contestants are allowed to add extensions and bibbity bobs as desired, allowing even for those of us who can’t grow our own facial hair!)

Prizes in every category, and a Prize for the Best in Show as determined by the Audience!

Sunday May 17, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm EDT
Courtyard Stage Radisson
  Contest, Interactive