Prizes

Join the Halloween fun by submitting photos of your favorite costume along with your name, email address, and a brief description. Share your creative costume with thousands of people visiting Costume Wall this Halloween 2017 for a chance to win over $1800 in prizes!


Best Overall Costume

Best Overall Costume

The best of the best. The overall winners of the 2017 Halloween Costume Contest. These are the costumes that everyone will be talking about. These entries must show an extra dose of creativity, originality, and attention to detail. Go down into Costume Wall history with the very best Halloween costume of 2017.

1st place: $300
2nd place: $200
3rd place: $100


Best Adult Costume

Adults are never too old to dress up for Halloween. This category is the top costumes worn by adults that are 18-years-old or older. To be considered for the top adult costume, you must add an extra level of detail to separate yourself from the other entries. Everything is fair game as long as it is family-friendly.

1st place: $100
2nd place: $50
3rd place: $25


Best Kid or Baby Costume

Kids’ creativity and imagination runs wild, their Halloween costume shouldn’t be any different. This category includes the best costume entries for babies, children, and teenagers—ages up to 17-years-old. Whether dressing up for make believe or going trick-or-treating, enter a one of a kind costume for a chance to win this category.

1st place: $100
2nd place: $50
3rd place: $25


Best Couple Costume

Best Couple Costume

If joining forces with your significant other, sibling, friend, or coworker by dressing up in complementary costumes this Halloween—enter to win this year’s couples category. You’ll have to be a truly dynamic duo to set yourselves apart from the other couples. Enter you and your partner’s coordinating looks to win.

1st place: $100
2nd place: $50
3rd place: $25


Group (3+ people)

Best Group Costume

Gather your friends or family to come up with the perfect group Halloween costumes. Assemble your group of three or more people made up of any ages to pull off the top group Halloween costumes of 2017. Showcase your squad’s winning look by going the extra mile with matching or coordinated costumes.

1st place: $100
2nd place: $50
3rd place: $25


Pets

Best Pet Costume

The pets category is bound to steal the spotlight by being the cutest of all entries. Dress up your dogs, cats, and other adorable creatures in a costume this Halloween for your chance to win! Any pet can be entered and the more creative the costume, the better! Get your pets in on the fun by entering their cute Halloween costumes.

1st place: $100
2nd place: $50
3rd place: $25


Original

Most Original Costume

Come up with an insanely clever Halloween costume to win the original category. You may go as a funny pun, hilarious meme, or even dress up in a totally unique DIY costume. Whatever your costume may be, it must set itself apart. We want to see your costume stand out from the crowd!

1st place: $100
2nd place: $50
3rd place: $25


Scariest

Enter your most horrifying costumes into the Halloween Costume Contest. Put a frightening spin on a ghost, zombie, monster, demon, or something even scarier. Frightening costumes have always been a classic option for Halloween. But, here’s a chance to put a unique and terrifying spin on your own costume for a chance to win the scariest costume in 2017.

1st place: $100
2nd place: $50
3rd place: $25


Photos

Submit up to 5 good-quality photos that are at least 600px wide. Please submit original photos only. Costume photos with any type of watermarks including copyright signs, website addresses, or logos will not be posted or entered.


Description

Write a creative costume description that provide as much information about your costume as possible. You can include the source of your costume inspiration, how did you make your costume, what materials did you use, and approximate cost.


Entries

If you’re submitting photos of different costumes, please create separate costume entries. Exceptions to this are entries that are submitted into the group and couple’s categories.


Your Info

We will only use your email to let you know who the winners are. Your email address will not be displayed on Costume Wall.


Rules

Entries will be accepted through November 10, 2017. When your costume is posted, you will be notified by email. Prize money will be delivered by PayPal after the winners are announced. In addition, the 2017 winners will also be posted on Costume Wall following the completion of the 2017 Halloween Costume Contest.

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