Looking for where to buy Halloween costumes online? Then this is exactly what you’ll find below!
Halloween is such a fun holiday, especially because you and your kids get to dress up, go to parties, bob for apples, drink cider, and eat lots of candy.
But, spending a lot of money on Halloween costumes, especially for kids who won’t wear it very long, and you have several kids to outfit in costumes, is not very appealing.
Shopping for Halloween costumes in department stores is frustrating because the selection is often very picked over, and very limited, which is why it is helpful to know the best places to buy Halloween costumes online, and how to get them cheap from various Halloween costumes websites.
So, I decided to do some researching and find out the best places to buy Halloween costumes online. I’ve even found out any shipping costs.
Because there are thousands of costume ideas, I won’t go into details about which retailers have this or that popular Halloween costume, but I am including if their selection is varied or not, or if they have special offerings. However, you probably know what you want to be for Halloween already, which is great!
Many of these sites are going to offer the same costumes but at different prices. This should help you be able to find good cheap Halloween costumes.
I’m even sharing some great places to find used Halloween costumes (which is a great way to save!).
I’ll start with where you can buy used Halloween costumes online, then popular department stores that sell Halloween costumes, then popular online Halloween retailers, and finish with online Halloween costume websites. Happy shopping and happy Halloween!
Where to Buy Used Halloween Costumes Online
If you don’t mind your kids wearing gently used clothing, Swap.com is a great site to pick up very affordable used Halloween costumes for kids! They currently have over 100 Halloween costumes and accessories in stock, with some items as cheap as $5 or $6. Some costumes are even still in their packages!
Just type in “Costumes” in the search bar to see all the current listings or click the “costumes” tab under “Toys & More” in the menu bar.
There is free shipping on orders of $50 or more, and a $4.99 flat rate for orders less than $50. However, they can only ship to addresses in the contiguous 48 US States.
Another place to buy used Halloween costumes for kids, Thredup sports a few items in their Girls and Boys section. Pickings are slim and most prices are $8.99 and up.
Shipping is extra but is free for orders of $79 or more. They also charge a $1.99 restocking fee now on most items.
They boast that they have the biggest selection of costumes in the world. HalloweenCostumes.com offers a huge selection of 4000 adults costumes and kid costumes (some exclusive to their site) plus great Halloween decorations. But, the unique thing about them? They offer Rental Costumes! Most save you 50% on the retail price of the costumes. You select the date of your event and how long you’ll need the costume for and offers free returns.
Places to Buy Halloween Costumes from Popular Retailers
New costumes are being added to JCPenney online and they have a great selection of up to 200 Halloween costumes for kids. They offer free shipping to anywhere with purchases over $99 and offer Free Same day pickup for 40 or more Halloween costumes too
A favorite retail store thanks to all of its cardholder perks and special discounts and promotions during the year, Kohls is also a great place to buy Halloween costumes online! There are nearly 200 adult Halloween costumes and kids Halloween costumes.
Stack up some Kohls Cash and take advantage of some sales and promos and they could be a great place to pick out your newest costumes.
A favorite department store for many people, Target Halloween costumes offers costumes for the whole family, as well as decor and candy. The great thing is that Target allows you to stack a lot of savings. If you are shopping in-store, make sure to check out their Target App to see if costumes are on a cartwheel offer or special coupon.
Be sure to use your Target RedCard to save an additional 5% and get free shipping (if buying online). Otherwise you can get Free Shipping on purchases of $25+. And they may have special online coupons or mobile coupons for costumes too as Halloween nears.
Where to Buy Halloween Costumes Online
Of course, Amazon is a great place where you can find Halloween costumes to buy. I mean, they’re Amazon!
Amazon is great because they work hard to beat competitors’ prices (in fact, if you find a lower one, they’ll often match it!) plus they offer Free 2-Day Shipping for Amazon Prime members! If you aren’t a Prime Member, you can do a 30-Day Free Trial of Amazon Prime! Even without Prime, many items ship free anyway.
Bid. Shop. Browse. Find great deals. Ebay is great place to buy unique Halloween costumes online.
If you want something truly unique and one-of-a-kind Etsy is a great place to get fantastic (and probably better made) Halloween costumes. On Etsy, you will find unique selections that you won’t be able to find anywhere else because most of them are handmade! They may not be all that inexpensive though, but they’ll look awesome, especially because you can find a large assortment of cosplay Halloween costumes.
LightInTheBox offers some really great and authentic-looking adult cosplay costumes as well as the regular assortment of Halloween Costumes. The Cosplay costumes are pretty great and much more affordable through this website!
They offer Free Standard Shipping on orders $89+ for Cosplay and Costumes. Plus, they offer their own special rewards program, giving you cash back on most purchases.
Their costumes are marked down up to 70% retail prices all the time.
Zulily is a great site for more unique Halloween costumes for kids at great prices! There are new and exciting listings happening every day, so you’ll want to check in regularly to see if your kids’ costume of choice pops up as one of their hot deals.
Remember that all of their listings are for limited times only. Keep in mind that some items can take up to 2 weeks or longer before they show up at your doorstep. Shipping is $5.95, but after your first order, all the other orders that day will have free shipping.
Places to Buy Halloween Costumes Online
The following are places to buy Halloween costumes that specialize in selling Halloween costumes online. They usually have a wide selection and run decent sales.
They boast that they have the biggest selection of costumes in the world. HalloweenCostumes.com offers a huge selection of 4000 adults costumes and kid costumes (some exclusive to their site) plus great Halloween decorations. They also offer Rental Costumes!
Anytime costumes boasts itself as the one stop shop for all costume needs. They will continue to get new costumes in stock every day for Halloween! Right now you can get
Costume Discounters is one of the lowest prices online for costumes, even cheaper than Party City. Plus they are offering some great promos right now too!
More than just a Costume shop, Costumes4Less provides a wide selection of Costumes, Party supplies, Special Occasion shoes, sexy lingerie, and wedding supplies. For Halloween they have a fun Costume Finder to help you figure out what you will be for Halloween. They have thousands of options for adults and children! Free shipping on purchases $50+.
With costumes for all seasons and occasions, Costume SuperCenter is a great place for fun and affordable Halloween costumes. They specialize in adventure, fantasty, and imagination. And they even offer a College Discount!
Trendy Halloween offers a large selection of popular Halloween costumes as well as funny and more traditional costumes. You get Free Standard Shipping on orders $75+. Otherwise, shipping starts at $10.99. Delivery is within 3-8 business days.
Wholesale Halloween Costumes
Besides great costumes, Wholesale Halloween Costumes offers great kids party supplies and Halloween decor for indoor and outdoors, in case you need those too.
Where do you buy Halloween Costumes online each year? Do you have a favorite place to shop?
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