131 Halloween Costume Themes For Families

With school now in session in Salt Lake City and the weather soon cooling off, we’re reminded of the first of the fall/winter holidays—Halloween! Local stores are beginning to stock Halloween costumes ready to inspire ideas. Perhaps you’d like to be creative and find a fun theme for your family this year. There are plenty that you can purchase or, if you’re crafty, even make yourself.

  1. 101 Dalmations
  2. Addams Family
  3. Alice in Wonderland
  4. Alvin and the Chipmunks
  5. American Idol (judges/contestants)
  6. Angry Birds
  7. Around the World (dressing up in festive clothing from other countries)
  8. Barbie
  9. Bath Products (soap, loofa, shampoo)
  10. Barbecue (hamburger, hot dog, condiments)
  11. Batman
  12. Bee Keeper and Bees
  13. Birthday Party (present, cake, pinata)
  14. BLT (bread, tomato, lettuce, bacon)
  15. Board Games (or parts of one game)
  16. Bugs (lady bug, butterfly, bee)
  17. Candy Land Characters
  18. Candy Wrappers
  19. Care Bears
  20. Caught in a Hurricane (inside-out umbrella, leaves stuck to shirt, starched “wind-blown” clothes)
  21. Cave Men
  22. Christmas (Santa, reindeer, gingerbread man, tree, present)
  23. Cinderella (Cinderella, step sisters, prince, carriage)
  24. Circus (ring master/lion tamer, mime, body builder, lion)
  25. Clowns
  26. Clue Board Game Characters
  27. Crayola Crayons
  28. Disney Characters
  29. Disney Princess Fairy Tale
  30. Disney’s Cars
  31. Despicable Me 2 (Gru, girls, yellow minion, evil purple minion)
  32. Dr Seuss – Cat in the Hat
  33. Elvis the King of Rock and Roll
  34. Farmer and Farm Animals
  35. Flintstones
  36. Flower Patch (rose, daisy, sun, grass)
  37. Four Seasons (winter, spring, summer, fall)
  38. Fruit of the Loom Characters
  39. Funny Foods
  40. Gangster
  41. Gardener and Plants
  42. Ghostbusters and Ghosts
  43. Goldilocks and Bears
  44. Gumball Machine and Gumballs
  45. Harry Potter
  46. Hot Dog Vendors and Hot Dog
  47. Incredibles Family
  48. Indiana Jones
  49. Indians
  50. Laundry (washer, dryer, basket, laundry soap, dryer sheets)
  51. Lego Characters
  52. Legos (various shapes/colors)
  53. Little Bo Peep and Sheep
  54. Little Rascals
  55. Little Red Riding Hood
  56. Looney Tunes
  57. M and M’s Candy
  58. Magic show (magician, bunny, hat, tricks)
  59. Mario Brothers Characters
  60. Mario Cart (make cars out of cardboard boxes)
  61. Mickey Mouse and Friends
  62. Medieval Times (knight, queen, jester)
  63. Military (military ranks/sectors)
  64. Monster High
  65. Monsters Inc. characters
  66. Movie Grease
  67. Muppets
  68. Nerds
  69. Ninja Turtles
  70. Nursery Rhyme Characters
  71. Occupational (police officer, baker, construction worker)
  72. Paper Dolls
  73. Pac-man, Ms. Pack-man and Ghosts
  74. PBJ (bread, jelly, peanut butter)
  75. Peanuts Characters
  76. Peter Pan
  77. Plants Vs Zombies
  78. Pirates of the Caribbean
  79. Popeye and Olive Oyl and Sweet Pea
  80. Power Rangers
  81. Prisoner Guard and Prisoners
  82. Pumpkin Patch
  83. Ragedy Ann and Andy
  84. Rainbow (each person dress in a different color of the rainbow)
  85. Rock, paper, scissors
  86. Robber and Money Bags
  87. Rubics Cube Shapes
  88. Rugrats Characters
  89. Safari Animals and Wildlife Keeper
  90. Scooby Doo
  91. Sesame Street
  92. Shrek Characters
  93. Simpson Family
  94. Skylanders Characters
  95. Smores (graham crackers, marshmallow, chocolate bar)
  96. Smurfs
  97. Snow White and Dwarfs
  98. Spiderman
  99. Sponge Bob Characters
  100. Sports Team
  101. Star Trek
  102. Star Wars
  103. Super Hero
  104. Superman
  105. Surfer and sharks
  106. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  107. Teletubbies
  108. The 60’s/70’s/80’s/etc.
  109. The Avengers
  110. Three Blind Mice
  111. Three Pigs and Big, Bad Wolf
  112. Toilet, Toilet Paper, Plunger
  113. Tooth Fairy and Teeth
  114. Toy Story
  115. Traffic (traffic light, speed bump, road and road kill)
  116. Train (each person is one section of the train)
  117. Transformers
  118. Troll Dolls
  119. Twilight Characters
  120. Vampires
  121. Video Game Characters
  122. Video Game System (console, controller, headset)
  123. Village People (sheriff, cowboy, indian)
  124. Warriors
  125. Wild West
  126. Willy Wonka and the Oompa Loompas
  127. Winnie the Pooh and Friends
  128. Witch (witches, cauldron, broom)
  129. Wizard of Oz Characters
  130. Yo Gabba Gabba
  131. Zookeeper and Zoo animals