• Where/When/How

    Two happy cosplayers posing as Totoro and Cuphead.

    Date: July 25–28, 2024

    Place: Linköping University

    Opens: Thursday 25/7 10:00

    Closes: Sunday 28/7 10:00

    Cosplayer posing as Guts from Berserk.

    There are parking spot available at the festival.

    Two cosplayers as The Beatles. One playing guitar.

    There are dormitories and camping sites within walking distance of the festival. We also offer hotel room discounts.

  • Don't Miss!

    Two happy cosplayers posing for a photo. To the left, Kakashi Hatake from Naruto. To the right, Arcade Sona from League of Legends.


    Competitions for Everyone

    5 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 Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Spain, Sweden and the US compete for the title of NCC Champion.

    A happy panda (crew) playing Guitar Hero.



    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.

    A happy cosplayer drawing a red sun. The character is Commander Shepherd from Mass Effect.


    The Exhibition
    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.


    Artist Alley
    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.

  • Volunteer

    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 2024.