Friday, June 3, 2016

Capture Portland's Serene Beauty at Laurelhurst Park!

Don't forget about our special event on June 12 for the artistic types.

Saturday June 12, 2016
11 AM - Laurelhurst Park

Bring your easel and your watercolours.
Costume is admired, but as always, is not required.

See our events page for details (or click the Facebook Event Page link below it to RSVP)

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Dates for the 2016 Retreat and Topsails & Tea

See our Events page for details! Register ASAP, because this is an exclusive
event that sells out quickly.

One of our most popular events! See our event page for activities over this
fun-filled weekend.

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

A change of date!

The Art of Costume Fair & Exhibit has been moved to Memorial Day weekend. Details are as follows: (subject to change in the next few months and also, more will be added): 

We are welcoming costume vendors of all varieties, from historical kits to cosplay. Steampunk, Sci-Fi, Anime, pirates, Harry potter, reenactment, theatre, movies, costume weapons, costume construction resources, anything costume will do. Costume exhibit and contest. Demonstrations welcome too! Contact us with proposals. Costume/Fan group tables available for free (if not selling), contact us for details.

Vendor applications can be downloaded HERE
Send via mail to ORS Costume Fair c/o Nora Azevedo
4811 SE Boardman Ave #1
Milwaukie, Oregon 97267
or email to

Costume contest/exhibit:
Submission forms to come.
Three prizes will be awarded to participating costumers. Rules: Participants can submit as many costumes as they want to the exhibit and for the contest. Each submission is $10. It must be displayed on a dress-form or dummy to its best advantage and put on display in the venue for the two complete days of the event. Participants and visitors will be given tokens and they can also purchase additional tokens to be used to vote for the exhibited costume submissions. The costumes will be chosen by votes. Winners (top 3) receives a trophy (first, second and third place). Awards will be given at the conclusion of the event on Sunday. Submission forms will be provided. Photos of existing costumes, or concepts/drawings are acceptable.

You can right click on this poster image, and print and share as you like.  Thanks for participating!

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

It's been a while, but we're having a BALL!

There will be a flurry of related events, including a dance workshop, hair workshop and more. Ticket details will be posted on the events page, so click away.  Join us for our first major winter ball since 2010!