VIRTUAL COSTUME CONTEST

Black Carpet | Virtual Costume Contest, hosted by Adam Boyd
8 PM to MIDNIGHT
Photography by Buffalo Rising

Walk our Black Carpet and get a photo taken by the latest and greatest Apple iPhone 11 Pro in the upgraded portrait mode, and be automatically entered into our virtual costume contest. All photos will be uploaded LIVE to The Witches Ball Facebook page (@witchesballbuffalo) and automatically entered into our Virtual Costume Contest. Categories include:

Best Overall Costume
Best Group Costume
Best Couples Costume
Most Glamourous | Goriest
People’s Choice – the committee will choose 3-5 top costumes and open them up for voting – 24 hours to vote. Voting will open Monday AM and Close Tuesday AM. Winners will be announced via @witchesballbuffalo Facebook page and should contact us to claim their prize.

Start planning those costumes!

Over $1,000 in prizes provided by 20+ local businesses.

CONTEST RULES:

EACH OF THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES WILL BE JUDGED ON THE FOLLOWING CHARACTERISTICS. WE WANT TO SEE D.I.Y. ORIGINAL COSTUMES THAT YOU MADE YOURSELF. NO “BIG BOX” COSTUMES WILL MAKE THE CUT, ALTHOUGH WE APPRECIATE THOSE TOO!

THE FOLLOWING WILL BE SCORED ON A SCALE OF 1-5. THE AVERAGE OF BOTH JUDGES SCORES WILL DETERMINE YOUR FINAL SCORE. LET’S THE CONTEST BEGIN!

  • 25% ORIGINALITY (DOES IT STAND OUT FROM THE REST?)
  • 25% CREATIVITY (IS IT CREATIVE, COLORFULL, AND DOES IT HAVE PERSONALITY?)
  • 25% ATTENTION TO DETAIL (COMPLEXITY/ DID IT TAKE TIME AND EFFORT?)
  • 25% THEME (HOW ACCURATE IS THE COSTUME?)

4 CATEGORY TOTAL_________

AVERAGED SCORE: (4 CATEGORY TOTAL/4)

BEST COSTUME – DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO BE THE BEST? THIS WILL BE THE TOUGHEST CATEGORY, AND WE’RE LOOKING FOR THE BEST OF THE BEST.

MOST GLAMOROUS COUPLE – WE THINK IT’S SWEET WHEN COUPLES DRESS UP TOGETHER, LET’S SEE IF YOU AND YOUR PARTNER CAN MATCH YOUR THEME AND REALLY BRING IT!

BEST GROUP – GET YOUR FRIENDS ORGANIZED! GROUPS OF FOUR OR MORE THEMED COSTUMES WILL WIN AND EXTRA SPECIAL PRIZE!