Cosplay 101

Come join Armored Guy Cosplay and Kitten Kaboodle Cosplay as we talk about the wonderful/kiiiiiinnnddaa scary world of cosplay!

Browncoat Bellydance Performance

Join Browncoat Bellydance for a special demo and hands on class!! Browncoat Bellydance aims to misbehave and create an environment in which performance artists can find an outlet for their geekier sides.

Cosplay Lip Sync Battle

Show me your moves!  It's the new and improved cosplay lip sync battle!  12 will enter, 1 will win all the glory, and a prize.  Your choice of song, but keep in mind it needs to be suitable for everyone.  Songs should be around two minutes long.  Let's have fun and see some great performances!

Kendo Demostration

Join the Asheville Kendo Club as they demonstrate discipline through the art of kendo with the application and principles of the shinai. This will be a demonstration and workshop where you will be able to learn the basics of Kendo as well. 

H.W.M Hetalia World Meeting

Hey guys it's time for the world meeting, come joins us for games and ask a country some questions.

2017 Asheville Anime Regional Convention Cosplay Contest

AARC's 2017 cosplay contest!  All costumes, whether an original work or inspired, will be accepted but there are limited spots this year.  The categories will include Adult Beginner, Adult Journeyman, Youth, and Group.  Once all spots are filled, signup will end so bring your best cosplay game as early as you can.  Signups will start when the bottom floor opens will allow you to choose your judging time.  Judging starts at 12 and ends at 4:30 with the last spot being avaliable at 4:25 with a focus on craftmanship and creativity. The stage walk happen when the contest starts at 5:30 and winning contestants annouced after.  Good luck on your projects and see you at the covention!