Customs Contest Rules

Custom Toy Contest

Trophies for 1st thru 3rd place and Peoples Choice!


  • Although every care is taken to ensure safety of entries, participants enter at their own risk of damage to entries during judges handling, and duration of event.
  • CustomToyCon Judges decisions are FINAL! No appeals allowed.
  • Three (3) or more entries make a class.
  • You must be the builder of your entries in all categories you enter. Team builds are not allowed
  • Previous Amateur First Place winners or previous Pro entries may not enter Amateur categories
  • If you are entering the contest, arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the event. Entries will NOT be accepted after event start time.
  • All Custom Car Entries must be loose for judging. Example: No mirror bases, boxes, or platforms of any kind. Figure entries are allowed a small “prop” to hold it vertical.
  • You must submit your entries in the correct category, mis-categorized entries will be disqualified.
  • There is a limit of 5 entries max per category per person.

For security purposes, you must have a picture ID to pick up your customs at the end of the event.

Judging is based on overall appearance, clean execution, interior, and exterior details. Entries will be judged on a points based score sheet. Detail headlights, taillights, interior, chassis etc. is VERY important for maximum points.



Includes Vinyl, Lego, Action, Dolls, etc. 1st – 3d place awards will be given
Awards: 1-3rd Place Trophies

Includes Auto, Aircraft, Watercraft, Etc.
Awards: 1-3rd Place Trophies


Dioramas can be of anything you can imagine, such as a garage scene, landscapes, battle scenes, etc. It can also be based on custom packaging such as a new look on a blister card to a custom box or a nicely done display. Please keep the size of the Dioramas/Displays to approximately 20 x 20 inches to insure enough room on the judging table.

Awards: 1-3rd Place Trophies



Awards: 1-3rd Place Trophies