CapriCon is popping up at River Festival

Rockhampton’s favourite pop culture convention CapriCon is making a guest appearance at the Bravus Rockhampton River Festival. 

Not only will festival attendees be able to enjoy food, arts and music they will also be delighted by CapriCon’s signature cosplay competition on main stage, anime movies at the Walter Reid and a visit to some of the unique vendors located in Pop Culture Alley behind Customs House. For the latest updates download the 'Rockhampton Events' app

The CapriCon Cosplay Competition hosted by Black Apple Creative will open the festival main stage on Sunday 24 October at 10am and showcase standout costumes from professional and amateur cosplayers aged 5 years and up. 

With prizes from major cosplay supplier Lumin’s Workshop up for grabs, the titles of Top Cosplayer, Top Crafter and Top Team will be a hotly contested. Find out more at the below links. 

Junior Category (5-12 years)

Open Category (13+ years)

Whether you’re officially competing or just interested in taking a look, it will be a great family fun event with marvelous characters and superheroes for the young and young at heart. 

The CapriCon Cosplay competition is proudly supported by Lumin’s Workshop.

CapriCon Program 

Saturday 23 October

11am | Walter Reid Anime Cinema: Spirited Away (PG) 

2.30pm | Walter Reid Anime Cinema: Your Name (PG)

5.30pm | Walter Reid Anime Cinema: Howl's Moving Castle (PG)


SUNDAY 24 October

10am | Main Stage: CapriCon Cosplay Competition sponsored by Lumin's Workshop

10am - 5pm | Quay Lane behind Customs House: Pop Culture Alley Vendors

1pm | Walter Reid Anime Cinema: A Silent Voice (M)

4pm | Walter Reid Anime Cinema: Wolf Children (PG)


 *Program subject to change. For the latest updates download the 'Rockhampton Events' app