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IDEA Con is PCCLD’s celebration of fandom: comic books, manga, anime, superheroes, games, art,
movies, pop culture, crafts and more! Featuring performers, activities, vendors, a cosplay competition, and raffle prizes. 

August 21, 11a.m. - 5p.m.

Grome Park (159 Jewell Ave.) and the Teen Zone in Rawlings Library.
Grome Park is bordered by Abriendo, Jewell, King, and Lamar.
In Grome Park, we'll have SCA medieval fighting demonstrations, Mermaids Lagoon,
Cool Science outdoor science demonstrations, collaborative mural painting,
a visit from the 501st (Star Wars character impersonators), facepainting, and music, as well as vendors.
At Rawlings Library in the Teen Zone area we'll have a Gaming Lounge.
Attending in cosplay is encouraged. Raffle prizes.

IdeaCon lead up events : Coming soon

Vendor regisistration is free! Sign up here (deadline is July 10).
Jens Knits, Rot Town Comics and the Sin Muse Arts; Stylish Smithereens; Fuji Mountain States; HuzzaHenna; Femmearchist; Thad’s Threads; Chaos Games and More; Color Street; Southern Colorado Equality Alliance;
Custom Creations by Mindylee, LLC, Brandy's Nerd Universe, Friends of the Library, Katelyns Stitch Shop,
PSAS- Fulton Heights, Chocolate covered cosplay
Music by DJ Rabite; Medieval Combat by Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA); Meet real Colorado Mermaids, The Mermaids Lagoon; Painting led by Mat Taylor; Outdoor science experiments by Cool Science; Face paintings by 3 Sisters;
Game with Chaos Games and More!
Cosplay Runway
for folks to strut their stuff in competition with other cosplayers!
Cosplay check-in will start at 11:30 - 12. Cosplay show / judging will take place from 12-1,
depending on the number of entries.
Weapons will be checked and tagged -- please bring them to the Library table upon arrival.

Cosplay Categories

# 1: Children - 

Ages 12 and under


# 2: Beginner -

  • Ages 13 and over 
  • Not a professional costumer / have not previously 

won any cosplay awards

  • Made or altered at least 50% of your costume


# 3: Intermediate - 

  • Ages 13 and over
  • Not a professional costumer 
  • Made at least 75% of your costume


#4: Master -

  • Ages 13 and over
  • Have won previous cosplay awards
  • Made your full costume 


# 5: Group - 

  • Two or more people in a themed cosplay 


Raffle Prizes:TBA