2017 Halloween Costume Ideas for Kids

by: Kelly Sundstrom

Don't just throw an old sheet over your child's head before you hit the streets to trick-or-treat this year. Give your kiddos a Halloween experience to remember with these top Halloween costume ideas for 2017.

Star Wars Rey CostumeStar Wars Rey Costume

Your child will feel the force this Halloween dressed as Rey from the latest Star Wars movies. Add a light saber and you'll have the perfect costume for trick-or-treating in a galaxy far, far away.The Flash Costume

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The Flash Costume

Superheroes are always a good idea. With a hit show on the WB, which is also on Netflix, this super-hero costume is going to be snapped up quick. Just make sure your child doesn't eat their candy like the flash!

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Moana Costume

This movie was a hit when it came out in 2016, and then Netflix breathed new life into it when they added it to their kids collection. This costume is great for indoor parties, maybe not so much for trick-or-treating in cold weather.Renaissance Queen Costume

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Regal Renaissance Queen Costume

This ethereal Halloween gown will steal the show with its elegant, flowing sleeves, pearl detailing and stunning collar.

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Paw Patrol Costumes

Paw Patrol, on Nickelodeon is all toddlers can talk about...if they're not talking about PJ Masks. There are six dogs to choose from, all with a special job. Ask your toddler their names. They'll rattle them right off.

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PJ Masks Costumes

And speaking of PJ Masks, they're next on our list. These three six-year-olds go into the night to save the day, perfect for some night-time trick-or-treating. We'll give you a little cheat sheet: Catboy is the blue one. Owlette is the red one. Gekko is the green one.

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Wonder Woman Costume

The movie was a box-office hit, and girls everywhere want to be just like Wonder Woman. This is another great costume for an indoor party. But it might need a creative solution for cold-weather trick-or-treating.

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Ninjago makes a great group costume for one, two or a whole gaggle of trick-or-treaters. Let kids choose their favorite color ninja and go wild Halloween night, showing off their ninja moves on the dark streets of your neighborhood.

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Zombie Football Player

Forget about the red zone. You'll find this zombie football player in the dead zone. Gooey brains ooze out of the helmet. Add fake blood to complete the effect. This costume, or any zombie costume, will be a huge hit with (adult) Walking Dead fans.

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