CosXPo 2020 is coming!

Below you'll find some FAQ's, but if you can't find your answer just send us an email to, or message us via Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.

General FAQ

Location, accessibility, dates and more.

  • What is CosXPo?

    CosXPo is an event focused on helping all levels of cosplayer and photographer create, learn and master their skills. We have hands on workshops as well as talks and panels, and our Cosplay Lab where you can try out materials and tools.

  • When is CosXPo?

    CosXPo 2020 will be held on Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th April.

    Opening hours:

    Friday: 13:00-18:00.
    Saturday: 10:00-18:00.
    VIP After Party: 18:00-00:00.

  • Where is the event?

    CosXPo 2020 returns to 3sixty at the University of Reading. For information on how to get there head to our travel page.

  • Does the venue have accessible access?

    Yes, there are accessible toilets in the venue, and you'll find stair free access throughout via lifts or slopes.

  • How can I get involved?

    If you want to volunteer, exhibit, compete, or host a panel or workshop, you can apply on our registration page here.

Leather Workshop at CosXPo with Pipa Wolf Cosplay

Costume and Photography FAQs

Props, equipment and drones.

  • What are you costume and weapon policies?

    You can find our full T&C's here which include our Costume and Weapons policy.

  • Can I bring my drone?

    Due to the heavy human traffic drones will not be allowed over the course of the event.

Tickets FAQs

Buying tickets and ticket rules.

  • Can I buy a ticket for the VIP party only?

    No sorry! The VIP Party is a celebration for the team, volunteers, and attendees to wind down after a busy couple of days, so it's not sold as it's own event, but as a bonus for those that want to support our event. You can buy VIP tickets here.

  • I bought a ticket but I can't come anymore, can I get a refund?

    Tickets are not refundable unless we cancel or rearrange our event. You'll find out T&C's here.