Last Minute Halloween Costumes 2.0

We all love Halloween - it’s the one night a year when we can let out our inner child and get really excited about playing dress-up. Unfortunately, unlike during the years of trick-or-treating with your best neighborhood pal and eating Reese's Peanut Butter Cups until you felt sick, this year you probably didn’t plan an amazing, creative outfit months in advance. We get it, you have all the halloween spirit but none of the time. So, if you didn't get enough ideas from 15 Easy Last Minute Halloween Costumes, here are some more fun and simple last minute costume ideas to inspire you and your friends this Halloweekend…


What You Need:

  • Solid color shirt or dress (Red, Yellow, Blue, Green)
  • Black spandex
  • Either Sharpie or duct tape for the “M”
  • Knee socks of the same color as your shirt
  • Black or White Converse

Three Blind Mice

What You Need:

  • Black Top
  • Black Skirt
  • White or Black Gloves
  • Mascara (used for whiskers and nose makeup)
  • Cane
  • Sunglasses
  • Mouse Ears

Frat Boys

What you Need: (borrow from a friend)

  • Bermudas, Boxers, or Chubbies
  • Button Down
  • Bowtie or Tie
  • Baseball Cap or Visor
  • Lanyard
  • Mid-calf socks
  • Vans or Sperrys

Greek Goddesses

What You Need:

  • White dress
  • Gold jewelry and accessories
  • Gladiator Sandals



What You Need:

  • Aloha button-down shirt
  • Khaki shorts
  • Knee-high socks
  • Vans or Converse
  • Bucket Hat
  • Fanny Pack
  • Sunscreen on nose


What You Need:

  • Black and White striped shirt or dress
  • Black pants
  • White Gloves
  • Red Scarf
  • Suspenders
  • Black hat or béret
  • White face paint
  • Red Lipstick

Doc and Marty

What You Need For Doc:

  • Lab Coat
  • Weird patterned button-down
  • Lab Goggles
  • Khaki Pants
  • Crazy Hair

What You Need For Marty:

  • Jeans
  • Button-down polka dot shirt
  • Jean jacket
  • Orange vest
  • Baseball Cap
  • Aviator Sunglasses

Mario and Luigi

What you need:

  • Red and green shirts or dresses
  • Red and green hats, bows, or headbands; sharpie or tape “M” and “L” to each
  • Suspenders or overalls recommended

Kim Possible and Ron Stoppable

What you need for Kim:

  • Black shirts, gloves, and shoes
  • Army/forest green pants
  • Brown belt

What you need for Ron:

  • Brown/khaki pants

  • Toy stuffed animal (for Rufus, the naked mole rat)

Danny and Sandy from Greece

What you need for Sandy:

  • Black short sleeve and leggings (preferably leather)
  • Converse, Vans, or heels
  • Red lipstick and curled hair

What you need for Danny:

  • White shirt and black pants
  • Leather jacket

Where’s Waldo

What you need:

  • Red and white striped shirt
  • Red and white beanie with a pom pom
  • Black glasses
  • Jeans or leggings
  • Brown cane or stick

Where to buy your Costume near Tufts

Halloween City (Medford, MA)

3850 Mystic Valley Parkway

Medford, MA 02155

(302) 268-7338

Store# 8101

Store Hours

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 am to 10:00 pm

Friday: 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am to 9:00 pm

Sunday: 9:00 am to 8:00 pm

Target (Somerville, MA)

180 Somerville Ave, Somerville, MA 02143-3405

(617) 776-4036

Store Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:00 am to 11:00 pm

Saturday: 8:00 am to 12:00 am

Sunday: 8:00 am to 11:00 pm

The Garment District

200 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02139

(617) 876-5230

Store Hours

Sunday - Friday: 11am to midnight

Saturday: 9am to midnight

Goodwill (Somerville, MA)

230 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144

(617) 628-3618

Store Hours

Monday - Saturday: 10:00 am to 7:00 pm

Sunday: Noon to 6:00 pm

Buffalo Exchange (Somerville, MA)

238 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144

(617) 629-5383

Store Hours

Monday - Saturday: 11 am to 8 pm

Sunday: Noon to 6 pm

Don't forget to check out more Easy Last Minute Hallowen Costumes!
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