Date: July 23-26th 2020
Place: Linköping University
Opens: Thursday 23/7 09.37
Closes: Sunday 26/7 12.00
We offer bus rides from Stockholm, Gothenburg, Borås and Jönköping to the festival. There are parking spot available at the festival.
There are dormitories, camping sites and a trailer camping spot within walking distance of the festival. We also offer hotel room discounts.
Competitions for Everyone
6 different formats with craftsmanship and performance evaluation. Compete alone or with your friends at a level that suits you.
Panels and Lectures
Meet famous cosplayers, discuss important topics with the community and learn new things together with your friends!
Nordic Cosplay Championship
Watch the best cosplayers from Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Lithuania and Latvia compete for the title of Nordic Champion.
Show the world what you've got. Lots of tournaments in new and old titles, for singles and teams, beginners and pros.
Classic wooden cabinets, rhythm games, dance pads, shooters, disco lights and awesome atmosphere. Free to play, of course!
If you prefer to chill out and play, with friends or by yourself, there are tons of computers and consoles to play on.
Hundreds of cosplayers, sketch artists, musicians, game developers, youtubers and other young creators will show off their work, meet their fans and educate about topics they are passionate about.
You can talk to all of the exhibitors and ask questions about their work. Many of their creations are for sale, and some creators take commissions during the event!
Lectures and Workshops
Many creators have a story. At the festival they are given a platform to share it. Giving you an amazing opportunity to learn about something new.
Work at NärCon
Apply as crew and work at the event. You eat, sleep and enter NärCon for free!
You only work a few hours per day, and the rest of the time you are free to enjoy the festival!
Applications start spring 2020.