Inside Stage


6:00PM – 6:45PM Khaos

7:00PM – 7:30PM The Saber Legion Round One

8:00PM – 8:45PM Cosplay Round One

9:00PM – 9:45PM Weirdo’s Tattoo Contest


1:00PM – 1:30PM Joe Lyons Magician of the Living Dead

2:00PM – 2:45PM The Saber Legion Round Three

3:30PM  – 4:30PM The Saber Legion Round Four

5:00PM – 5:45PM Cosplay Round Two

7:00PM – 7:30PM Cosplay Finale


1:00PM – 4:00PM Stan Winston School Present The 7th Annual Make Up Face Off

hosted by Jacki Butler and Marc Manley with special guest judge  Master Make Up Artist Robert Kurtzman!

Daily Cosplay & Costume Contest Sponsored by US Toy, Costume & Magic!


Meet your Judges


Dennis Butt

Dennis Butt has been creating props for 15 years. For the last 3 years, he has been a fabricator for Dimensional Innovations making signs and props in the Kansas City area. Dennis has worked on projects for professional sports teams, movie theaters such as Alamo Drafthouses around the United States and worked with companies like Disney /Marvel.  Butt works with a wide variety of materials including Styrofoam, clay, resin, and silicone. His passion for creating truly shines in his monsters and movies.


Leatha LaGuardia

Leatha LaGuardia manages the makeup & costume department for US Toy Costume Shop.  She has been hired as a consultant in costuming & special effects makeup projects for both local & touring productions. Winner of Best Makeup/ Practical effects for the 48 hour film project 2016. She also supplies artists with the tools they need to make their imagination come alive.

This is her Sixth year being involved with Kansas City Crypticon, and is proud to be part of a community that expresses such talent and creativity in each diverse art form they are involved in.

Costume contest description. 

Fridays Costume Contest Sponsored by US Toy Costume

Theme Super Heros/Villains

3 winners will be chosen and will qualify for the Big Costume Contest on Saturday.

Winners will receive

$50.00 gift certificate to US Toy Costume Shop (prize can be used at event)

$50.00 worth of Warbla

Saturday Costume Contest Sponsored by US Toy Costume

Theme Horror

3 winners will be chosen and will qualify for the Big Costume Contest with Celebrity

Winners will receive

$50.00 gift certificate to US Toy Costume Shop (prize can be used at event)

Special FX package $60.00 Value

Main Costume Contest Event Sponsored by US Toy Costume

All winners will compete for a $100.00 gift card to US Toy Costume Shop (prize can be used at event)

Judges will be handing out super mega ultra-secret entry’s for main costume contest throughout the show for exceptional costumes the see on the convention floor.


Michael Cudlitz, Weirdo Tattoos, Crypticon & Don’s Ass are on a mission to feed the needy!

Bring food donation to leave at Michael Cudlitz’s table, and if we fill all four bins for

Second Harvest Food Shelf… Don has to get a tramp stamp of Cudlitz’s Mug and a fan

picked quote from Michael’s character Abraham tattooed above his ass.


“VIP Friday Night FREE BEER Freak-Out Party”


Everyone attending the con can enter the party

but only VIP can get the Free Beer and such from

Sponsors below .

Must be VIP and 21 to enjoy the madness of

sponsored by Kansas City’s Best Brew



Omaha's Best Brew

Omaha’s Best Brew

Special thanks to

Copy (2) of Guys Logo

Friday Night Major Event see schedule below.

Crypticon Ballroom Hours of Operation

5:00PM – 10:00PM
(VIP Entry 4:30PM)

12:00PM – 8:00PM
(VIP Entry 11:30AM)

11:30AM – 5:00PM
(VIP Entry 11:00AM)

Outside All weekend is Crypticon’s  Rat & Rod Custom Car & Bike Show


Fuggem- 5:30 – 6:00PM

Joe Lyon – 6:15 – 6:30PM

Full Metal Z- 6:45 – 7:15PM

Bill Fisher- 7:30 -8:00PM

Horned Wolf- 8:15- 8:45PM

Harvest the Flesh – 9:15 – 10:00PM

Meatshank 10:15 – 11:00PM
Khaos 11:00-11:15
Switchblade Saturdays- 11:15 – 12 Midnight

Sinful Sideshow ~FIN~


Sinful Sideshow – 1:15PM -1:45PM

Scarlett View -2:00-2:45PM – Inside: Joe Lyon

Bill Fisher – 3:00 -3:30PM

The Biff Tannens – 3:45 – 4:30PM

Joe Lyon (outside), Khaos (inside) – 4:45 -5:15 PM

Coitus- 5:45 -6:15PM *Inside: Inside: Light Saber Club
Khaos 6:45-7:30

Some Are Ghosts 7:45 -8:15PM
Soulless 8:30 – 9:15PM
Death By Zombie 9:45 – 10:30PM
Darkside 10:45-11:45

Sinful Sideshow ~FIN~


DJ’ed music. -Noon to 2:00

Stan Winston’s Make Up Face Off

Hosted by Mark Manely 2:30 – 4:30


Sideshow Performances by Sinful Sideshow



Bill Fisher Stand Up Comedy!



The Undead Magic of Joe Lyon


Uncle Fobo’s Shenanigans



7th Annual Weirdo Tattoo Contest (Inside Stage)




Harvest of the Flash




Switchblade Saturdays


Meat Shank


Horned Wolf


Some Are Ghost


The Biff Tannens


Full Metal Z


Scarlet View

and more TBA

We showcase Bands, Magic Acts, Side Show Acts, Comedy and more

sponsored by cruelty cabs

The below is due to change with the assignment of performance times and events.

Friday Inside & Outside Performances & EVENTS

Cryptic Carshow -Customs, Rats & Rods – all day

Outside Stage

TBA – 5:30PM -6:00PM

Bill Fisher Comedey – 6:15PM -6:30PM

TBA – 6:45PM -7:15PM

Sinful Sideshow- 7:30PM -8:00PM

TBA – 8:15PM –8:45PM

TBA – 9:15PM -10:00PM

Inside stage -Weirdo Tattoo Contest 10:15pm -11:00pm

Followed by a special performance by Aerialist on Lyra Performer by Dizzie LeStrange

TBA – 11:15PM – 12:00AM

Saturday June 11th Outside Performances & Events

Cryptic Carshow -Customs, Rats & Rods – all day

Sinful Sideshow – 1:15PM -1:45PM

TBA- 2:00PM -2:45PM

Joe Lyons – 3:00PM -3:30PM

TBA – 3:45PM – 4:30PM

Bill Fisher – 4:45PM -5:15 PM

TBA- 5:30 PM – 6:15PM

Inside Stage – Crypticon Cosplay & Costume Contest – 6:45PM -7:30PM

Followed by a special performance by Aerialist on Lyra Performer by Dizzie LeStrange

Outside Stage

Sinful Sideshow – 7:45PM – 8:15PM

TBA – 8:30PM -9:15PM 9

TBA – 9:45PM -10:30PM

TBA – 11:00 PM – 11:45PM

Sinful Sideshow Midnight Finale

Sunday June 12th Performances & Events

Cryptic Carshow -Customs, Rats & Rods – all day Coverboy (playing your favorite rock hits) Noon to 2:00

Inside Stage Stan Winston’s Make Up Face Off Hosted by  Jacki Butler & Marc Manely 2:30 – 4:30

Rules are all application must be done at the event, no pre preparation is allowed, Artist must be a paid ticket holder as well as model.

Any furgther questions in regards to rules contact Marc Manley via

Win a Stan Winston School of Visual Arts On Line Training Course, US Toy & Magic provided Make Up Kit and $100.00

Inside Hotel Friday VIP Party Room (must be 21 to enter)

11:00PM till 1:00AM (Free VIP Adult beverages by Big Rip, Brickway & Guys Snacks)

Inside Hotel Saturday VIP Secret celebrity dinner Dining Room) 8:30 PM (By Big Rip & Brickway) – special ticket only!

Saturday June 11th creepy kids cinema Room 307

11:30AM – 1:05PM – Godzilla’s monster Island

1:10pm – 2:45PM – War of the Gargantuas