Membership

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The rates below are good through the end of 2019. If you voted in Site Selection or become a Supporting Member, thank you!!! You’re welcome to upgrade at any time and we’ll credit you for your advance support.

You can NOW pay for your membership with PayPal! Visit our online Marketplace!

If you don’t want to purchase your membership online, use our handy dandy PDF form (works fine in Chrome, download if you’re using another browser, please!) and mail your check to us at the address on the form.

For questions concerning membership registration, send email to: membership@costumecon40.com or use our contact form and direct your questions to Betsy Marks, Membership Coordinator.

Membership Rates

These membership rates are good through midnight (EST) on 12/31/2019.

Membership

Attending Memberships entitle you to attend all activities (events, panels, workshops, and more) during the Costume-Con 40 weekend, and (unless noted otherwise) receive all con publications including the Future Fashion Folio, plus access to any competitions in advance, for which membership is a requirement.

Supporting Members receive all con publications including the Future Fashion Folio, plus access to any competitions in advance, for which membership is a requirement.

Unless noted otherwise, these memberships may be transferred to another person with a letter from the current member and authorization from the Membership Coordinator.

You may apply your Supporting Membership and/or Site Selection Voting credit to any of these memberships at the prevailing rate when you upgrade. To upgrade, contact the Membership Coordinator at membership@costumecon40.com.

Attending Member StarFull Attending Membership: $65

18+ at the con. This is for everyone who isn’t one of the options below.

Attending Military Membership StarMilitary Discount (with ID): $55

18+, must provide ID for Active Duty/Reserves at the con. Not applicable for dependents, only for ID holder.

Attending Student Membership StarStudent (with ID): $55

18+, must provide ID for current enrollment in high school/undergraduate university program.

Youth Membership StarYouth (8-17): $30

Must be under 18 at the start of the con, and supervised by a responsible adult. This membership does NOT receive publications.

Kid-In-Tow MembershipKid-In-Tow/KIT (Under 8): Free!!!

Must be under 8 at the start of the con and supervised AT ALL TIMES by a responsible adult. This membership does NOT receive publications and may NOT be transferred but may be canceled at any time with a request in writing to the Membership Coordinator.

Supporting Membership StarSupporting Membership: $35

ALL MEMBERSHIPS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE, BUT MOST ARE TRANSFERABLE.