Baltimore Comic-Con Announces 2016 Costume Contest Winners
|BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - September 5, 2016 - The Baltimore Comic-Con is happy to announce the winners of our 8th Annual Costume Contest. The contest took place this past Saturday, September 3, 2016 for both amateur and professional adults, and Sunday, September 4, 2016 for kids. Visually stunning costumes ranged from classic superheroes to video game and movie characters and beyond, and our contest has proven to be one of the most anticipated events at the show.|
This year's costume contest separated amateur adults and craftsmen from professional adults, and held a separate contest for amateur kids as well.
The grand prize winner for Best Overall Costume in the professional category, and the recipient of the $1,000 cash prize, was Casey Sanders for her "Tiny Tina" costume.
The grand prize winner for Best Overall Costume in the craftsmen category, and the recipient of the $500 cash prize, was Candice Miller for her "Ahsoka Tano" costume.
The grand prize winner for Best in Show for kids, and the recipient of the $100 cash prize, was Jayden for his "Tracer" costume.
Winners for this year's contest include:
Best Overall Costume: Casey Sanders, Tiny Tina
1st Place: David Cardian Schmidt, Mega Ampharos Samari
2nd Place: Sam Gras, Lex Luthor (with Supergirl)
3rd Place: Brendan McLelland, Iron Alien
Best in Show: Candice Miller, Ahsoka Tano
1st Place: Jayne Chartrand, Elspeth Knight Errant
2nd Place: Eric MaeCartney, Cable
3rd Place: Kevin Uribe, Mark 1 Iron Man
1st Place: Alyssa McMinn, Harley Quinn
2nd Place: Lauren Singleton, Squirrel Girl
3rd Place: Steven Anderson, Bob Ross
1st Place: David Bradshaw and Cecilia Lee, Richonne
2nd Place: Aubrey England-Gordon and Ethan Gordon, Two-Face and Harley Quinn
Best in Show: Jayden, Tracer
Kids Prizes in the Age 12 to Age 17 category:
1st Place: Benjamin, A Knight in Shining Armor
2nd Place: Kaelyn, Mikasa from Attack on Titan
Kids Prizes in the Newborn to Age 11 category:
1st Place - Tie!: Isabella and Skylar, Toy Bonnie and Mangle
2nd Place: Gabe, Alex, and Lilly, Nightwing, Batman, and Wonder Woman