International Cosplay Day
This 27th of August 2011 will be a day like no other. You will wake up. You will put on cosplay (you will hopefully shower before hand). And you will live without regulations. It WILL be bold. It WILL be daring. But know that out there in the world, others will be joining you on this epic endeavor. Welcome to International Cosplay Day founded by Cosplayer Jennifer Alice International Cosplay Day is a celebration for Cosplayers with meet-ups held in Florida, Washington, DC, Japan and other locations around the world.
For those who are unfamiliar Cosplay is a Japanese term meaning Costume play as coined by Nov Takahashi head of the Japanese Studio, Studio Hard. This is when fans of Japanese animation and comics dress up as their favorite characters by making their own costumes.
International Cosplay Day is sponsored by DC Anime Club an non for profit youth base organization in Washington, DC whose purpose is to educate people in Washington, DC about East Asian culture through Japanese Animation (anime) and comics (manga). International Cosplay Facebook group page is a good place to meet people from your area and start brainstorming of plans. If you wish to have an International Cosplay Day event in your area please contact International Cosplay Day Founder/Admin Jennifer Alice with your event.
For more information about International Cosplay Day please visit the International Cosplay Day Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=132104703491641#!/group.php?gid=132104703491641
International Cosplay Day will take place at the following locations:
- Northern Illinois Meet up: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=211173438901919&ref=ts http://icd.cospix.net/index.php
- Tampa Bay meet up: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=144416075626453&ref=ts
- DC, MD, and VA, meet up: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=156944881035029
- Como park zoo, and Conservatory, Minnesota: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=219440691406449
- DC anime club in DC: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=176458632390414&index=1
- Tri Cities cosplay picnic link: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=277174389115
- Milwaukee, WI http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=241432622543204
- Central Park meet up http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=208605892495137
- San Diego: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=180194795363581&pending
- Rochester , New York http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=144410305630824
- Orlando, Florida http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=194709340573297&refid=0
- Houston, Texas http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=160114070723093
- Bristol, Wisconsin, RenFaire http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=214729325224433
- International Cosplay Day of the Omaha and council bluffs area. http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=153891254678911&inviter=100001380942559&invitekey=AQAmxwjxN9UikwqAi7HeePgSAeYhqhPmNcMr5xqtolfUOdZ5gRecYnBQbkrxKeVeRfSh_Uc9KgyZEdKH1Y75_DC0rgY
- Australia Meet ups http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=128147897271652
About International Cosplay Day:
International Cosplay Day was founded by Cosplayer Jennifer Alice in Celebration for Cosplayers with meet-ups held in Florida, Washington, DC, Japan and other locations around the world. Sponsored by non for profit youth base organization DC Anime Club.