BookTok Burlesque

Step into a world of tantalizing fantasy at one of our main stage events: BookTok Burlesque! Immerse yourself in an evening of seductive performances by Beltway Burlesque, where your favorite literary icons leap from page to the stage. From bat boys, to dark lords, to femme fatales. Don’t miss out on this 18+ wristband only affair. Get ready to be spellbound!

BookTok Burlesque FAQ’s

When is BookTok Burlesque?

As of right now, the BookTok Burlesque show is scheduled for 8:30 – 10:00pm on Friday of the Convention.

How do I get a 18+ wristband for entrance?

Both 18+ and 21+ wristbands will be available at the registration desk. Also, remember you must have your Once Upon a Con badge on you to receive entrance to any of our events.

Is there an added fee to attend?

No! All events at Once Upon a Con are included in your ticket purchase. There is limited capacity for this event, expect a line with first come, first serve. VIP ticket holders will have a separate line for early entry.

Which book characters will be represented on stage?

We are still working on finalizing the list with the performers, but expect a variety of fantasy fandom characters to hit the stage!

Can I tip the performers?

Yes! We encourage bringing cash to tip during the burlesque performances.

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