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10 Costumes to Buy at Target's Sale Before They're Gone


We're nearly a week into October — have you decided on a Halloween costume yet?

If you're still browsing, check out Target, where you can buy one Halloween costume or accessory and get 50% off a second costume or accessory of equal or lesser value until October 7. (Discount applies automatically in cart.) Plus, click through this link to knock an extra $5 off orders of $50 or more. (You'll need to click the link before adding items to the cart to get the discount.) Shipping adds $5.99, but orders of $35 qualify for free shipping. (In-store pickup is also available for many items.)

We've rounded up 10 costumes that qualify (with prices before discounts), so you can get your costume taken care of before pickings get slim.

Popular Costumes You Can Buy at a Discount

The First Avenger

Marvel Men's Avengers Captain America Costume for $50.99

It's been a minute since we had a Captain America movie, but the Star-Spangled Avenger is still a strong choice for Halloween. The Avengers train won't stop rolling anytime soon, and Cap may be the most likeable of the bunch.

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Tale As Old As Time

Disney Women's Beauty and the Beast Belle Costume from $37.99

You may have dreamed of wearing Belle's magnificent yellow gown since you were little, and now you can. There's no such thing as "too old" when it comes to Disney princess costumes, especially when they're this elegant.

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Born to Be a Unicorn

Hyde and Eek! Boutique Toddler Girls' Unicorn Costume for $20

If your girl is all about pastel rainbows, sparkles, and tutus, this costume will continue to be worn far past October 31. That makes it an investment, even if you think the unicorn trend can't possibly last too much longer.

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Caped Crusader

DC Comics Men's Classic Batman Costume for $92.99

Thanks to Christopher Nolan's movie trilogy and the upcoming Justice League film, you'll see plenty of modern takes on The World's Greatest Detective this Halloween. Stand out by going back 50 years with this Adam West-era getup.

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Feel the Force

Star Wars Women's Rey Deluxe Costume for $40

If you value comfort and ease of motion above all else, even on Halloween, this Rey costume is perfect for you — there's nothing tight or voluminous or precarious to contend with. Plus, you'll get to rock the most iconic hairstyle since Princess Leia's.

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There's No Place Like Home

The Wizard of Oz Girls' Dorothy Costume for $20

Despite being nearly 80 years old, The Wizard of Oz is still an amazingly popular movie. Dorothy's dress is immediately recognizable, and this one features added sparkle with sequins that wouldn't be out of place in the Emerald City.

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The Dark Side

Star Wars Men's Darth Vader Costume for $55

Is there a more famous villain ensemble than Darth Vader's? It's gloriously intimidating, so you'll have all kinds of fun handing out candy to the kids who manage to summon the courage to approach you.

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Amazing Amazon

Rubie's Women's Wonder Woman Costume from $44.49

Diana of Themyscira made quite an impact at the box office this summer, and in this costume you'll have the same effect. Whether you're headed to a party or supervising trick-or-treating, you can be confident that your look is regal and fierce.

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Upscaled Minifig

LEGO Ninjago Boys' Lloyd Prestige Costume for $40

The LEGO Ninjago Movie hasn't even been in theaters a month yet, but since everything LEGO does is instantly successful, you can be sure that Lloyd is a good costume pick this year. Also, the well-executed details like square legs and claw hands are just awesome.

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Rubie's Adult Jurassic World T-Rex Costume for $51.99

You've seen these things all over YouTube and even on American Ninja Warrior; now you can join in the fun. (Everything's more entertaining with a big head and little arms.) You could also be a key player in a Jurassic World group costume.

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Readers, what are your plans for Halloween? Did you find the perfect costume on sale at Target? Let us know in the comments!

Associate Editor

Elizabeth Zimmerman is an Associate Editor at DealNews, and she specializes in tap dancing, wearing a lot of colors, making cakes, and sneaking Beatles references into deals. Goo goo g'joob.
DealNews may be compensated by companies mentioned in this article. Please note that, although prices sometimes fluctuate or expire unexpectedly, all products and deals mentioned in this feature were available at the lowest total price we could find at the time of publication (unless otherwise specified).
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