Halloween is just days away, which means that the deadline for finding a costume is here. If you don't want to spend the weekend going from store to store in search of something you like (and that is still in stock) we've got you covered.
Retailers that offer speedy two-day or same-day shipping like Amazon and Target still have some good Halloween costumes available, and we rounded up some of the best ones for kids, adults and even pets. While we can't guarantee they will arrive before your holiday party, all of the picks below are expected to arrive by Sunday, Oct. 30.
From classic characters to cute animals, here are 22 picks to consider. We also added some easy-to-style accessories for anyone who prefers a more low-key costume
- Last-minute easy DIY Halloween costumes
- Easy Halloween costumes for kids
- Easy Halloween costumes for adults
- Dog costumes and cat costumes
Last-minute easy DIY Halloween costumes
For just $4, you can transform yourself into a spooky vampire with this makeup kit. It includes a cream base, liquid latex, fake blood and, of course, fangs. Tie a dark blanket around your neck for a cape or pair the makeup look with a moody black or red dress.
Short on ideas? Throw on a cape to transform into a vampire. Or, pair it with a pointy hat and your best cackle for a last-minute witch costume.
Here's an accessory kit that can be worn with normal clothes, if you're short on time. The kit includes a cat ear headband, tail and glovelettes.
If you're more of a dog person, you can dress up as a cute Dalmatian! This set comes with ears, bow ties and tails. You'll get three of each, so you can match your partner or friends.
You'll be spreading peace and good vibes all night in this fun hippie-inspired set. Simply throw on any boho-inspired dress in your closet to complete the look.
These easy-to-style butterfly wings come in eight colors and reviewers say that they make a great last-minute costume. "I needed a quick and easy Halloween costume for work that was kid-friendly (not too scary) and could be worn with professional work attire," wrote one verified reviewer. "This was PERFECT. It's easy to slip on/off and looks fabulous!"
If you have jeans and a flannel in your closet then you already have the base for a cowboy or cowgirl costume. Complete the look with this hat.
You can transform into multiple characters with these glasses. Throw on a red striped shirt and beanie and you'll have a great "Where's Waldo?" costume, or you can draw a lightning bolt scar on your forehead and dress up as The Boy Who Lived.
Halloween costumes for kids
This costume is spooky in daylight and in the darkness! The glow-in-the-dark suit boasts an eerie skeleton design and can be accessorized with the included black belt and gloves.
Complete with a vest, walkie-talkie and helmet, this costume means business! It's recommended for kids ages 3 and up, and thanks to its hook-and-loop closure, it can be worn over their regular clothes if it is chilly out.
This pretty costume includes both a dress and matching Monarch wings, plus an antennae headband. The hook-and-loop closure is designed to keep it in place while they fly about, according to the brand.
You can't go wrong with a superhero costume! The bestselling bodysuit comes with a mask that can be removed whenever they want to eat candy or chat with their friends.
Your little one can pay tribute to a real-life hero with this cute costume set. It comes with a white coat and stethoscope toy that they can wear on Halloween and then use for playtime afterwards.
With a witch hat and a stylish full-skirt dress, she'll have everything she needs to cast some spooky spells this Halloween!
Leopards and tigers and cows, oh my! This bestselling costume comes in 10 adorable animal varieties. You'll want to get one for Halloween and a few others just because! Only select styles and sizes are available for Prime shipping, so you'll want to make sure to double-check the expected arrival date before you checkout.
They'll look out of this world in this cute astronaut costume. It comes in a range of sizes to fit kids of all ages, from 3 to 12 years old.
Halloween costumes for adults
Multiple reviewers said that they bought this bestselling onesie for Halloween, but it was so comfortable that they continued to wear it after the holiday. It's made with an orange microfleece material that will keep you cozy, whether you're trick-or-treating with your kids or watching a scary movie on the sofa.
Whether you're headed to a Halloween party or staying in to hand out candy, this skeleton rider costume is a great choice. The suit is made from a soft fabric and features an elastic waistband for comfort, according to the brand, and comes with its own fan for inflating.
You're bound to be a contender for "funniest costume" when you wear this bestselling banana suit.
Dog costumes and cat costumes
Not only does this candy corn-inspired hat make for an adorable look, but it comes with a wig, too! It can be adjusted via the strap at the base of the head and the brand says that it is lightweight enough for furry friends to wear.
Want your cat to get into the holiday spirit? These bat wings can be worn around their neck and adjusted via a velcro strap for easy wear.
Yeehaw! Let Fido run free — and give yourself a laugh — with this clever costume. It comes in a range of sizes for extra small through large breeds.