BookFestPA | Saturday, July 16, 2022

10-4 pm, Schlow Library parking lot

Help us celebrate! Check out the authors and Costume Contest planned for this celebration of the written (& illustrated) word during the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts.


The Costume Contest

Saturday, July 16

1pm - 2pm, Schlow Library Parking Lot


Show off your creative flair in the annual BookFestPA Costume Contest sponsored by Setsucon. Celebrate favorite fandoms by showing off the costumes of the characters you love. Check-in at the BookFest tent at 1pm in character for your number. Mingle around the author's tents for the hour. Our judges will evaluate the costumes within the hour and announce the winners at 2pm.

Categories are:

  • Best in Show

  • Best Kids

  • Most Creative


Prizes include complimentary badges to Setsucon 2023, gift cards to local comic/game shops, or your pick from new books and graphic novels courtesy of Schlow Library.