12 Family Halloween Costumes for Your Boo Crew

Ready, set, ghoul

By Susannah Ferguson, managing editor of Hulafrog and publisher of Macaroni KID Columbia, Mo. October 10, 2023

When your ghouls just wanna have fun, pick a family costume theme and head out for some uber-cute haunting. 

Group costumes get all the attention (and treats). Whether you channel your fave fictional family or a box of crayons, the pics will be amazing ... and so will the candy haul. Here are 12 creative family costumes our readers and Macaroni KID publishers have cooked up to get you started:

Power Rangers

Amy Flanigan-Issenmann

It's morphin time!


Janelle Madzia

Who ya gonna call?

 Melissa R.

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Super Mario Bros.

Sara Nagra

Mamma mia, it's-a candy time.

Lord of the Rings

Marta Hansen

My precious...peanut butter cups.

Alice in Wonderland

Brittany Marsh

Don't be late for this very important date!


Caitlin Porter

Zoinks! Rev up the Mystery Machine!

Wizard of Oz

Jenna Slade

Lions, tigers, and bears, oh my.


Keystrokes by Kimberly

Yabba dabba-dorable.

Star Wars

Jillian Smith

May the force (and the chocolate) be with you.


Michelle Holly

Just don't talk about Bruno.

PAW Patrol

Tessa D'Ippolito

PAW Patrol is on a (Halloween) roll!

The Incredibles 

Dotchie Donnah

Grab those spooky supersuits.

From the galaxies of Star Wars to the Stone Age antics of the Flintstones, these families have transformed Halloween into a parade of creativity and fun with their family costume ideas. What theme will your family choose? Happy haunting!