Austin's Best Costume Stores for Getting Into the Halloween Spirit
Whether your costume is a bit more pop culture or a little old school, these Austin costume stores are bound to have everything you’ll need to get in character this Halloween. With a few staple costume shops, Halloween pop-ups and even thrift stores that offer the chance to find one-of-a-kind pieces, our city is one of the best for planning that perfect costume, no matter how you spend the holiday.
Lucy in Disguise With Diamonds
1506 S Congress Ave | Website
Not only does this costume store allow you to rent everything from wigs and costume jewelry to fur coats and shoes, but it’s an iconic Austin business that’s worth checking out if you’ve never been.
1605 E Riverside Dr | Website
Another Austin staple, the Bazaar should be your go-to stop for a more risqué costume, offering everything from intimate apparel to swimwear, wigs, and theatrical makeup.
217 W North Loop Blvd | Website
One of Austin’s most well-known vintage stores, Blue Velvet has an array of 60’s, 70’s, and 80’s pieces that can be paired for the perfect throwback look.
2109 E Cesar Chavez St | Website
If you’re looking for vibrant colors and lots of sparkle for your Halloween costume, look no further than this East Side gem. They carry everything from wigs to earrings, and promise the ability to help you “find your inner unicorn.”
4411 Russell Drive | Website
Even though this isn’t technically a costume shop, there’s plenty to explore if you’re hoping to add a dark touch or two to your Halloween getup. With plenty of goth and darkwave-inspired wares, Secret Oktober is also a destination for gathering accessories.
Various Locations | Website
This national chain pops up each October in a few Austin locations, with plenty of pre-made costumes you can buy without having to piece together an entire look.
Are you going trick-or-treating on Halloween? If not, there are still plenty of fun events to attend! Take a peek at our October events calendar for more information on spooky happenings around the city.