Congratulations to the 2016 winners!:

  • Adult TV/Movie/Cosplay Personality: 1st: Michael Melton, Las Cruces, NM; 2nd: Ratacha Brooks, Monument, CO
  • Youth TV/Movie/Cosplay Personality: Santiago Pacheco, Albuquerque, NM; 2nd: Jada Wilson, Roswell, NM
  • Adult Most Creative: 1st: Nancy Fleming, Roswell, NM; 2nd: Mary Ann McQuinn, Watkinsville, GA.
  • Youth Most Creative: 1st: Karli Ann Rardin, Rio Rancho, NM; 2nd: Mason Deen, Roswell, NM
  • Best Alien of 2016: Nancy Fleming, Roswell, NM

Saturday, July 2, 2016, 10 am and 3 pm
Pet Contest outdoors on north lawn of Roswell Civic Center at 10 am
Human Contest inside Roswell Civic Center at 3 pm
Free – Emcee, Sara Woodbury for Pets
Emcee, Bob Edwards for Humans (aliens)

Pet Alien Costume Contest: Saturday, July 2 at 10 am (contestants must be registered by 9 am)
Human Alien Costume Contest: Saturday, July 2 at 3 pm (contestants must be registered by 1 pm)
No charge for registration. Register at the Roswell Museum and Art Center.

WE HIGHLY RECOMMEND YOU REGISTER EARLY BY DOWNLOADING, THEN FILLING OUT THE FORMS BELOW AND EMAILING THEM TO US.

Pets from dogs, cats, ferrets, guinea pigs, and other out-of-this-world critters vie for Best Alien Pet of 2016 in this event that kicks off at 10 am on Saturday, July 2. The top three pets will be awarded trophies, and Best Pet Alien receives $50.

Humans take the stage at 3 pm. There are two age divisions: Child (tot-17 years) and Adult (18 over). Creative categories for each age division include: Most Creative, TV/Movie Personalities/CosPlay. First place winners in each age division and creative category receive $50 and a trophy. Second place winners receive a trophy. First place contestants vie for the Best Alien Award of $250. For more information or to register, contact the Roswell Museum and Art Center at 575-624-6744, extension 10; www.roswellmuseum.org.

Every year the Alien Costume Contest grows and the competition gets tougher. With this world renowned event, you are guaranteed a great time!   All ages and costumes are invited to enter.  There is no charge to enter!

This isn’t only a costume contest, it is a full-out stage performance. Because it’s more than just posing on stage: it’s about portraying characters too, a show full of spectacle, beauty, awe, comedy.  We want you to have fun with it.  Woo the crowd and the judges and you have a better chance of winning!

With a costume for pets in the morning and the adults in the early evening – it is a great day of fun and entertainment!  Pets are required to be restrained in some way and owners must clean up after their pets.

We welcome all contestants to travel the festival, you will be surprised at how many people will stop you just to take a photo!

DOWNLOAD THE 2016 ENTRY FORM
(this form will let you fill it out on the computer, but you must first download it first.
Right mouse click on the link above and choose ‘save link as’)

DOWNLOAD THE 2016 RELEASE FORM
(This release is required to participate in the contests)

ALIEN COSTUME CONTEST:
CASH PRIZES!!!
When: Saturday, July 2, 2016 3:00 p.m.
Please plan on arriving early to find good seating.  This event is always packed.
Where: Roswell Civic Center

Categories for:
• Most Creative
• TV/Movie Personality/Cosplay

ALIEN PET CONTEST:
When: Saturday, July 2, 2016 10:00 a.m.
Where: Roswell Civic Center

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