GeekOutNola is Hosting its 2nd Annual Cosplay MeetUp during ESSENCE FESTIVAL

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So..MORE AWESOME Nerdy NEWS! GeekOutNola is Hosting its 2nd Annual Cosplay MeetUp at ESSENCE FESTIVAL on Sunday, July 7th at Hall C in the Convention Center.

It’s Free &  IT WILL BE THE MOST FUN YOU’VE EVER EXPERIENCED!! 

WE INVITE YOU ALL to GEEK OUT with Us  at  Cosplay Magick MeetUp at ESSENCE FEST 2019!!!

MeetUp will be a gathering of awesome folks in cosplay!

Here’s What You Need to Know!

📝FAQ: Cosplay Basics 101🤓

What is Cosplay?

“Costume-Play” basically when you “dress up” in the outfit of a fictional character 

(ex: Dressing Up as DC’s “CatWoman” for Halloween) 

Who Can I Cosplay As?

Anybody You Want!

 For Our EVENT: Cosplay Magick MeetUp Essence Festival 2019

We HIGHLY ENCOURAGED Participants to cosplay as a BLACK or BROWN CHARACTER from Any Anime, 90s Cartoon, Video Game or TV show to show folks that black & brown geeks & characters exist!

Here’s Some Great Characters YOU COULD BE!

Numbah 5 (Cartoon)

Yoruichi from Bleach (Anime)

Miles Morales: Spider Man (Comic)

Lt. Uhura from Star Trek  (TV Show)

Lt. Burham from Star Trek Discovery *BONUS* (TV show)

Bow from Shera & Princesses of Power (Cartoon)

Stevonnie from Steven Universe (Cartoon)

Katara & Soka from Legend of Avatar: Last Airbender (Anime)

AnyCastMember of Black Panther *Wakanda Forever” (Movie)

Princess Tiana & Prince Naveen (Disney. NOLA Represent!🐸👑)

REMEMBER!! These Are JUST Suggestions! (Find Characters You Like & Want to Cosplay!!)

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How Do You Cosplay on a Budget?! 💰

Best Way to Cosplay & Save $$$ Do a Closet/Casual Cosplay!

Use Clothes That You Already Have in Your Closet & Make Your Cosplay.

Typically Pick a Character with a Simple Outfit/Makeup

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Need More Ideas? 

Check Out This Twitter/IG Mvment:👉👉 #28DaysofBlackCosplay 

ITS REALLY REAL

Need Some More Inspiration? 

Check Out Our Favorite Cosplayers from BlerdfestNOLA, Quirkcon, & BeyonD!

Cosplayers to Check OUT! 🤔🤔🤔

ThouartNuli (IG & YouTube) as Storm 90s 

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Afro Queen Cosplay (IG) as Lion

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Miles_Jai (IG & Youtube) as Inuyasha

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Jbatman1220 (IG) (NOLA-based) as NightCrawler Xmen

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_amazing_david_ (IG) as Aladdin

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NOW YOU ARE READY!

See You at Essence Fest on Sunday, July 7th!!

*Pause* *Just SO YOU KNOW* 

Any Questions or Concerns or Comments???? 

Share Them By Email or DM at 👉 @geekoutnola 

(we wanna hear from you!)

SpreadDaWord & SpreadDaLove!!

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Sincerely,

Your Geeky Friend,

🖖E #livelongandprosper

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