Welcome to #D23 Expo Mousequerade 2022 with chances to win Free tickets to D23 Expo 2022 being held on Friday, September 9, 2022 at the Anaheim Convention Center. Winners will get to compete for Best In Show Prizes.
Fans are invited to design Disney-inspired costumes for this incomparable competition. Past entries have displayed unparalleled creativity and innovation. This year will be no exception, as dozens of finalists will show off their extraordinary designs before a panel of celebrity judges.
A ghoulish delight or a Jedi knight, a princess fair or a Country Bear… D23 Expo presented by Visa will again feature the ever-popular Mousequerade costume contest.
Official Rules: US, 18+, who are a D23 Member (General or Gold Membership) at the time of entry (free to join General). February 28, 2022 – April 1, 2022 at 6:00 pm PT.
Click Here to become a D23 General Member (free to join).
Important: If entrant is selected as a Finalist, entrant must be available and agrees to attend the D23 Expo 2022 Mousequerade in Anaheim, California on September 9, 2022. Finalists (defined below) will receive D23 Expo 2022 general admission tickets to appear as a Finalist in the Mousequerade, but travel and accommodations will NOT be provided.
How to Enter: Follow the on-screen prompts to upload three to five sketches and/or photos of a costume entrant designed along with the costume title, description (75 words or less), costume dimensions, and list of materials. Entrant must select the costume category entrant’s costume falls into.
The Categories are as follows:
Off the Screen: From Never Land to Adventureland, Tatooine to Wakanda, and all the Disney places that have inspired us over the years, these costumes are the most detailed, the most stunning, and the most inspired representations of the characters we love. Single person entry only.
Imagine That!: A kaleidoscope of inspired designs that we didn’t think were possible, this category is for all the out-of-the box ideas! Single person entry only.
Magical Mash-Ups: For everyone who couldn’t just choose one thing, this category is for the Heroes AND Villains, and the most innovative mash-ups! 1-2 people per entry (1 minimum; 2 maximum).
Casts of Characters: Friends and family alike come together to create their favorite cast of characters from any of the Disney universes. Duo entries and group entries (up to eight total members) may participate. 2-8 people per entry (2 minimum; 8 maximum).
Entry Limit: one Submission per Category per person during the Submission Phase. Entrant may submit the same Submission in more than one Category, but entrants may only be selected as a Finalist in only one Category, at Sponsor’s sole discretion. If more than one Submission is received from the same person in the same Category, only the first Submission received may be considered valid.
Judging Criteria: Creativity and Originality of Costume(s): 50%; Creative Use of Category Theme: 30%; Use of Materials: 20%.
Finalist Prizes (Up to 120 total; 10-80 per Category): For Submissions of only one entrant, each Finalist will receive two general admission tickets (for Finalist and one guest) to attend the D23 Expo 2022 on Friday, September 9, 2022 at the Anaheim Convention Center. For Submissions of more than one entrant selected as Category Finalists, each team member will receive two general admission tickets (for each Finalist team member and one  guest) to attend the D23 Expo 2022 on Friday, September 9, 2022 at the Anaheim Convention Center. Tickets are non-exchangeable and non-transferable. ARV of each Finalist Prize is $198
Travel, transportation, parking, lodging, meals, and any and all other cost or expenses not expressly set forth in these Official Rules are not included in a Finalist Prize.
During the Finalist event, the Finalists will participate in the Mousequerade at the D23 Expo 2022. At the Finalist Event, each Finalist will present their costume to a live audience and judges on stage for approximately one minute to music selected by Sponsor.
Best In Show Prize (1): The Best In Show prize includes a check in the amount of $2,300, a trophy, and certificate(s). If the Best In Show Prize goes to a group Category, the check will be equally divided amongst each group member. If the Best in Show winner includes a group, only one member of the group will receive a trophy. ARV: $2,900
Category Prizes (4 total; 1 per Category): Each Category prize will be a trophy. If the Category Prize winner includes a group, each member of the group will receive a trophy. ARV: $400-$3,200 (depending on the total number of team members)
Fan Favorite Prize (1): The Fan Favorite prize will be a commemorative sash. If the Fan Favorite Prize winner includes a group, each member of the group will receive a commemorative sash. ARV: $25-$200 (depending on the total number of team members)