We are almost halfway through September which means it’s time to gather your friends and plan your epic Halloween costume! Halloween is always more fun when you can celebrate it with friends and there is no better way to do so than to plan a group costume. With so many options to choose from, it can be difficult to decide on an iconic group ensemble for the countless Halloween parties you’ll be attending this year. No need to worry! We are here to help. Here are 15 group Halloween costumes for 2018 that are total squad goals!
Gather your friends or family members and embody your favorite aspiring musician, Miguel, and the rest of his family and friends. With the success of the movie last year, this costume will be an instant favorite at any party. Plus, you get to pay homage to the Dia de los Muertos theme with the makeup needed for each costume. Pay attention to the makeup needed for this costume as the key is in the details.It is a blend of cultures that everyone will appreciate!
If you want something fun and easy to pull together, transform into dominoes! This is a fun one to try at the office with some coworkers to add a festive touch to your day. To make the costume, simply dress in all black and cut out some felt dots to attach to your clothes and arrange as the dots on dominoes. Be sure to ask everyone to wear a slightly longer white tank top underneath to create the line that separates each side of the domino. Finally have everyone arrange themselves on the floor for an epic group picture!
3. Social Media
It’s all about social media these days! You might as well gather your friends and turn it into a costume. Each one of you could pick your favorite platform and color-coordinate outfits according to the platform’s colors. You can get creative like this group did with tutu’s or you can wear a simple shirt and pant combo instead. Whichever style you choose, this is one of the best group Halloween costumes for 2018!
4. Mario Kart
Feeling nostalgic? Take it back to childhood, with everyone’s favorite video game, Mario Kart. Pick your favorite character and customize your own cardboard kart to bring this game to life. Have fun racing each other around the neighborhood for your favorite candy. Just watch out for those turtle shells! This is one of our favorite group Halloween costumes!
5. Roller Coaster
This is a fun costume for the whole family or squad! It may take some time to make, but this group costume will have you winning all of the awards at all the 2018 Halloween parties. The key to this costume is to move in unison as if you were actually on a roller coaster. Go up the roller coaster, down the roller coaster, and move side to side with your hands in the air! Best costume ever!
6. Pizza Party
Bring the office pizza party to life with this group costume! Everyone at the office could make a cardboard cutout of their favorite pizza to wear to the Halloween pizza party at work. This is the best kind of party and the costume just makes it better!
7. Stranger Things
With season 3 of the show coming soon and Universal Horror Nights introducing a new Stranger Things maze, this is the perfect Halloween group costume for 2018! You and your gang of friends could take on the Upside Down this year as the coolest costume in town. See you in Indiana!
8. Cards Against Humanity
Talk about a lively party game! You and your squad could recreate your favorite game night game for the costume contest this year. After taking home the win, you could play a live action game with the rest of the party guests. This costume will be the talk of the town!
9. Fast Food Icons
We all have our favorite fast food chain. You probably hang out with your friends at some of these fast food joints. What better way to commemorate the good times than to pay homage to your favorite fast food chains! Dress up as Colonel Sanders, Wendy, the Burger King, and Ronald McDonald for the best Halloween group costumes of the year!
10. Toy Story Aliens
“You saved our lives, we are eternally grateful!” Who doesn’t love these lovable Disney characters?! They are the original minions and some of the most underrated characters in the Disney universe. Dress in blue, add some eyes to a green beanie and glue some paper mache antenna to it for a DIY costume winner! This is one of the group Halloween costumes we love!
11. The Many Looks of a Celebrity
From Johnny Depp to Britney Spears or even Taylor Swift, there is a variety of celebrities that have ever-changing looks. Gather your friends and pick your favorite era. Walking through the streets as one celebrity evolution will surely win you “Best Group Costume of 2018”. Plus, it is always entertaining to see how many times one person could reinvent their look.
In the era of texting, this is the perfect costume for Halloween! There is so many ways to interpret this costume from T-shirts to cardboard cutouts, but our favorite is making cardboard masks so you can mix and match with your group all night long! This is one of the best group Halloween costumes!
13. Salt, Lime, and Tequila
Name a better trio! You and your two best friends will be the life of the party this year with this costume. Not only is it creative, but it is relatively easy to make. All you need is color- coordinated clothes- white for the salt, green for the lime, and sparkly for the tequila- and some DIY labels such as the tequila label, the S for the salt, and the lime. Perfect!
14. Disney Princesses
You and your friends could live your childhood dream as your favorite Disney princesses. Will you go old school or new school? Will it be Sleeping Beauty or Merida? The possibilities are endless! Now if only you could find a group of Disney Princes then this costume would be elevated to best costume of all time!
15. Fanta Girls
“Fanta Fanta, don’t you wanna?” The jingle will be stuck in your head all night long, but you will definitely bring a string of nostalgia to this Halloween party. After all, Fanta is a classic fruity drink that no party is complete without its presence. So grab a Fanta and a colorful dress and sing the jingle all night!