Policies

•No homophobic, racist, sexist, classist, ableist, transphobic, aphobic, biphobic, or any other discriminatory speech or behavior will be tolerated.
•Sexual, physical, or any other form of harassment will not be tolerated. If you are found to be participating in harassment you will be ejected from our event.
•You may not take pictures of attendees without permission. This is for our attendees who are still in the closet and we want to avoid any accidental outing. There will be a designated area where pictures may be taken.
•Naked is not a costume. Please be sensible in designing your cosplay or what you are wearing.
•WWU Queer Con is not responsible for any lost or damaged property.
•Please do not abuse the school facilities. Do not litter or damage school property.
•Functional weapons are not allowed. Weapons part of a cosplay will be permitted on a case by case basis. Those not permitted will be kept by convention volunteers at owner’s risk. We recommend using foam, cardboard, light wood, and plastic to build any prop weapons you may bring. All prop weapons will be peace bonded at the front table. Fantasy weapons (lightsabers, ray guns, wands, etc.) are probably fine as long as they do not pose any coincidental hazards due to sharpness/etc.
•Failure to comply with any of these policies may result in your ejection from this event with no refund. Depending on the severity of your actions, you may get one warning before you are removed.

Weapons prohibited:
•Any functional weapon: Including whips, air soft guns, BB guns, cap guns, paintball guns, pellet guns, blow guns, crossbows, long bows, silly string, slingshots, water balloons, water guns, axes, daggers, hatches, knives, kunai, shuriken, real swords, sword canes, switchblades, brass knuckles, hockey sticks, clubs, nunchaku, baseball bats, mace, pepper spray, aerosol mustard, and any other chemical, sharp, blunt or projectile weapon
•Realistic replica firearms: Including reproduction, fake, or toy guns that can be confused for functional firearms.
•Explosives: Including firecrackers and fireworks.