Best Costume Ideas of 2016
This is your one-stop shop to get the best costume ideas for 2016’s Halloween party. We start picking out any good costume ideas that come our way starting the November 1, 2015 and will be keeping this page up to date with the smartest costume ideas for the current year. Come back often as we will keep on updating right up until the day before Halloween, October 31, 2016.
If you want more costume ideas, be sure to check out these great costume ideas from 2015. They may be a year old but you might find some good ideas in there! Also check out these great ideas from 2014 and 2013!
The huge Disney juggernaut film of this past year was definitely Zootopia, a favorite of many kids and adults alike. Look for it to be very hot as a costume idea this year for children and grown-ups too. → See More
Bust out those old Ghostbusters costumes from the 80s because they’re back this year with a bad-ass all-female cast. It’s a fun way to relive some of that old 80s nostalgia and maybe this year even share a piece of your childhood with your kids! → See More
Though the movie received mixed reviews, you can’t deny how awesome DC Comic’s Suicide Squad movie is for costume fodder. There are quite a few anti-heroes for everyone to choose from, and because they are normally considered the bad guys it’s even more fun to act out your character! → See More
It’s an election year and you know what that means: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Halloween costumes! We’ve seen quite freaky and scary face masks of both presidential candidates to keep you happy. It’s also a great couples costume idea!
The breakout hit game on mobile this year definitely goes to Pokemon Go which launched a worldwide craze of real-life Pokemon trainers roaming the streets in the quest to collect ’em all. The trainer outfits are instantly recognizable plus you can cozy up to any Pikachus you see at the party! → See More
Game of Thrones continues to be a force on the small screen with lots of characters and Halloween costumes to choose from. We first featured Game of Thrones way back in 2013 but it’s become such a mainstay that it’s made the list again! → See More
Shortly after George Lucas sold his company Lucasfilm to Disney, Star Wars the Force Awakens became a rapid reality to the delight of fans everywhere. Going strong since the 70s, it’s never been better to dress up in your favorite Star Wars costume come this Halloween season. → See More
The list above will constantly be changing and updating, but these are the hot trends we’ve identified for 2016. You can be sure that there will be new costume ideas added until the big day at the end of October. Keep your eyes peeled for more ideas!
Updated on Sep 30, 2016