CODE OF CONDUCT
-While alcoholic beverages will be served by the US Cellular Center, we
ask that attendees refrain from becoming intoxicated. Any attendees that
are displaying signs of being drunk, or under the influence of any illegal
drug/carrying drug paraphernalia will be removed from the US Cellular
Center, and the police will be contacted.
-No animals are permitted within the US Cellular Center, with the exception
of service animals.
-Shoes must be worn at all times. Please exercise common sense when
dressing in costume, nudity will not be tolerated.
-Please do not run, play-fight or swing weapons in the US Cellular Center.
Please use common sense when using over-sized props.
-No flammable materials will be tolerated. Smoking is not permitted within
or around the US Cellular Center.
-Real weapons are not permitted within the US Cellular Center. No
exceptions. Live steel/sharp weapons are not allowed and prop guns must
have closed ends. BB Guns and Stun Guns are not permitted. Water
Guns, Air Guns, and other projectile toys must be unloaded.
Please respect your fellow attendees. Do not touch people in
costume/cosplayers without their express permission. Verbal harassment
of any kind will not be tolerated. Please keep in mind that it is polite to ask
before taking photographs of any attendees, guests, vendors or artists.
Cosplayers and costomers from all walks of life work hard on their
costumes, and do it out of love. Please be respectful, Attendees of the
Asheville Comic Expo are here to enjoy themselves. Any violation will be
dealt with swiftly, and the offending individual(s) will be removed from the
US Cellular Center without a refund. This applies to attendees, vendors,
artists, volunteers and special guests.
IF YOU FEEL UNSAFE OR HARRASED PLEASE DO NOT HESITATE TO
CONTACT AN A.C.E VOLUNTEER OR STAFF MEMBER. YOUR CONCERNS
WILL BE TAKEN VERY SERIOUSLY AND WILL BE HANDLED WITH CARE.
THE STAFF OF THE ASHEVILLE COMIC EXPO AND US CELLULAR CENTER
RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REMOVE ANY INDIVIDUAL FROM THE PREMISES
WITHOUT A REFUND.