23 Stellar Costumes for the Entire Family
These clever family costumes are scary good.
When it comes to Halloween, the only thing scarier than over-the-top haunted houses is the prospect of trying to find costumes that your whole family will love. And while cutting eyeholes in some pillowcases and calling yourselves ghosts is certainly a failsafe last-minute DIY, we think you can do better. To give you a leg up on this year's search, we've rounded up the greatest costumes the internet has to offer that you can purchase for your entire household right this second!
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These Little Red Riding Hood family costumes
Getting the entire family into a group Halloween costume can be tough. That said, when you're working with a fairy tale that's as well-known as Little Red Riding Hood, no matter how much your little ones huff and puff about having to get decked out with you, you'll still blow your friends away with how good you look.
These Star Trek family costumes
With an endless universe of characters to work with, donning a Star Trek Starfleet uniform is an easy and fun way to create a family Halloween costume everyone's sure to find out of this world. Beam us up, Scotty!
These playing card family costumes
Whether you're going as an homage to Alice in Wonderland or you're just a family that plays a lot of Crazy Eights, these playing card costumes can make your household feel like real aces this Halloween.
These Scooby-Doo family costumes
Zoinks! This Halloween, dress your family up like Scooby and the gang and you'll be ready to jump in the Mystery Machine to solve a case of your own. (May we suggest starting with the Mystery of the Neighbor Who Hands Out Toothpaste Instead of Candy?)
These bug family costumes
Sometimes families just can't help but bug one another every once in a while. At least in the case of these cute costumes, that's a good thing.
These jungle family costumes
There's no denying it: Dressing toddlers up as animals is adorable. And for the parents and older siblings in your family, this safari-themed set of costumes will help all of you show your senses of adventure.
These Incredibles family costumes
Halloween has always been the perfect excuse to dress up as your favorite movie character. So, what better family Halloween costume than everyone's favorite family of superheroes?
These Bob's Burgers family costumes
If your family has ever spent time laughing at the Belchers' misadventures in the fast food business, these Bob's Burgers costumes may be just the thing your Halloween needs. (And bonus points to whoever comes up with clever burger menu puns to go along with them!)
These Lego family costumes
Trying to solve the puzzle of what to be for Halloween with your family? Then grab these Lego costumes from Target, perfect for the budding builders in your brood.
These Rock, Paper, Scissors family costumes
The rule of thumbs with joke costumes is if you need to explain it, you're not doing it right. In the case of these hilarious get-ups, you'll probably end up being the punniest family in the neighborhood.
These circus family costumes
We know with kids, day-to-day life can feel like a three-ring circus. But have some fun with that fact this Halloween by dressing up the entire family as elements of the Greatest Show on Earth, from the snacks to the performers!
These Toy Story family costumes
It may be hard to believe, but Woody, Buzz Lightyear, and the rest of the gang have been entertaining families for almost 25 years now. And since there are so many characters in the Toy Story universe to choose from, dressing your family up in these costumes has as many options as a Mr. Potato Head has facial expressions.
These Wizard of Oz family costumes
It doesn't take much brain to see why these Wizard of Oz family Halloween costumes have so much heart.
These Guardians of the Galaxy family costumes
Whether you're going for Groot or Gamora, these Guardians get-ups are an easy family Halloween costume that any Avengers fan will appreciate. Don't forget to bring along your mixtape while you're trick-or-treating!
These vampire family costumes
Some Halloween costumes will never die—and, if you believe their mythology, that's definitely true of vampires. For anyone who favors slightly spookier get-ups, these family Halloween costumes have enough bite to make you the talk of your trick-or-treating route.
These elf family costumes
The holidays may still be a couple of months off, but there's no reason not to get in the spirit a little early! As a bonus, this set of elf outfits also makes for the perfect family Christmas card photos.
These clown family costumes
Depending on how you feel about clowns, this family Halloween costume is either friendly, funny, or a straight-up fright fest!
These Star Wars family costumes
Let your inner Wookie win and bring the entire family to a galaxy far, far away with these incredible Star Wars costumes. And if you happen to be the father of someone named Luke, all the better.
These Harry Potter family costumes
Sure, that online test may have told you you're a Hufflepuff, but deep down, you know you're a Gryffindor. Decking out the entire family in Hogwarts robes can help you live up to your full wizardly or witchy potential this year.
These villainous Descendants family costumes
The wildly popular Descendants series has made the offspring of Disney's most famous villains all the rage among kids these days. Thrill your little ones by pairing up your own evil parent costumes with these Audrey, Celia, Evie, Mal, and Uma outfits.
These superhero capes and masks for the whole family
Not all superheroes wear capes, but let's be honest: All the cool ones do! At just $25 a set, these multicolored outfits are a steal for anyone planning a large family group costume on a budget. Let your imagination soar!
These fast food family costumes
Hungry for great family Halloween costumes? These hilarious fast food get-ups let you and your kids wear your regular clothes underneath, so they're a great option for youngins who are picky about itchy fabrics or face paint—and an easy option for morphing back into human form when the evening's over.
These Oktoberfest family costumes
It doesn't matter if you've never been to Munich: Donning a dirndl, lederhosen, or flower crown is a great way to transform the whole family for Halloween without getting too spooky. Prost! And if you consider yourself something of a Halloween aficionado, make sure you know these 30 Facts About Halloween No One Ever Told You.
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