Family Halloween costumes for a spooky night

Family-halloween-costumes

by Lorna White |

There's nothing like matching your halloween costume with your nearest and dearest, and going as a family this year is a fantastic idea. You can get as creative as you like, and it'll make a brilliant photo opportunity to look back on in years to come.

With so many different sizes and tastes in every family, it can be hard to find the perfect costume for everyone. But whether you want to go for something classic like the Addams family or something a little more modern like The Incredibles, there is plenty of choice.

To help you find the perfect outfit for you and your family, we've rounded up some of our favourite ideas from Pinterest plus where you can buy them ahead of Halloween.

The best family Halloween costume ideas

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The Addams Family

Addams-Family-costume
©Costume Works on Pinterest

Who better to inspire this year's Halloween costume than the original spooky family! There are plenty of quirky family members in the Addams Family to dress up your clan as, from the very glamorous Morticia to the totally creepy Wednesday.

Scooby Doo

Scooby-doo-family-costume
©Stefanie Authement on Pinterest

Looking for something a little less spooky but still totally adorable? We love a good Scooby Doo costume at Halloween, especially if you have a cute dog you can dress up as Scooby Doo!

Skeleton Family

Skeleton-family-costume
©POPSUGAR on Pinterest

Having a comfy one in this year? We love these matching skeleton costumes. Not only are they super comfy for the whole family, they'll look fun and spooky if you get any trick or treaters come to your door. You could even take it up a notch with some glow in the dark costumes too!

The Incredibles

Incredibles-family-costume
©Hitched on Pinterest

We love a Disney themed Halloween costume and with an adorable family of five, The Incredibles are an iconic superhero family, perfect for dressing up as this Halloween season. You can simply go for the basic t-shirts, or you can go for the full on super suit.

Harry Potter

Harry Potter costumes
©Merrick's Art on Pinterest

Okay so we know a Harry Potter theme might seem a tad basic compared to some of the others, but there's no denying how cute a baby dressed as a wizard can be. It's also a winner for World Book Day if you want to recycle some costumes.

Zombie family

Zombie-family
©The Dating Divas on Pinterest

Simple yet super effective, let your little ones go mad with the face paint and fake blood this year with a fun zombie theme. You could even take your favourite non-scary themed costume and zombify it to make it perfect for Halloween with a bit of make up!

Minions

Minions costume
©Woman's Day on Pinterest

There's nothing cuter than a little baby Minion! It's a simple idea for the whole family and there's no doubt you'll be happy to wear those classic blue denim dungarees again.

Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park Family Costume
©Michael N' Ashley Ruth on Pinterest

Are your little ones obsessed with dinosaurs? This one is a great idea for a party and a fun game. Just get one of the grown-ups to dress up in a fun dinosaur costume and pretend to chase all the little ones while doing your best roar!

Star Wars

Star Wars
©Sarah M on Pinterest

There are so many cool characters from Star Wars to dress up as. We love the idea of having a Darth Vader, Princess Leia, an adorable baby Yoda and maybe even a Wookiee in our clan this Halloween.

Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters-family-costumes
©Emilie Morrison on Pinterest

Who you gonna call? We can't get enough of this lovely retro costume, and it'll look great on the whole family. You might even want to dress up your littlest members up as cute ghosts under a sheet!

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