If you’ve got a toddler, you’ve got a squiggly, wiggly bundle of energy who is probably more than a little excited about Halloween and the candy that comes with it. There’s hardly anything cuter than dressing up your little munchkin in an adorable Halloween costume and taking them to a party or through the neighborhood trick or treating. What’s even more fun, is the hours of time they’ll play and pretend in their costumes long after Halloween night has passed.
Toddlers have an endless imagination, and at their age, they’ve already come up with a list of heroes and favorite characters from cartoons, movies and kids’ TV shows. This year’s selection of Halloween costumes for toddlers features everything from superheroes and movie characters to farm animals and pets. Honestly… your little girl or boy will look completely precious in any of them. Because so many are washable, you can put them in the toy box for continued use when they have friends over for play group or to share with their siblings. Here are our Top 10 Best Toddler Halloween Costumes 2016. And we’ve even included a few costumes for parents brave enough to dress up along with their toddlers.
1. Best Toddler Halloween Costume: Underwraps Toddler’s Puppy Costume
Your tot will be the pick of the litter on Halloween in this cute toddler puppy costume. Fuzzy, furry and super-cozy, your little pound puppy will be the star of their own trick or treat show. Toasty paw covers and a soft, cozy hat will keep your toddler both warm and adorable on Halloween night. This toddler costume is also hand-washable, making it suitable for post-Halloween play. It also comes in a black and white bow-wow version, so pick your favorite pooch, or dress two little ones in each color choice.
2. Best Toddler Halloween Costume: Princess Paradise Toddler’s T-Rex Costume
Your little one will be changed into a prehistoric creature roaming the neighborhood. In your toddler’s imagination they have transformed into the largest and most feared dinosaur of all time, but you and your neighbors will easily see the adorable side of this fierce creature. With fancy black and gold lame spikes and claws, your little guy or girl can roar with delight over their Halloween treats, and playfully pretend to be the fierce beast among friends or siblings. There are many delightful dinosaur costumes for toddlers, from Triceratops to Stegosaurus.
3. Best Toddler Halloween Costume: Crafty Little Witch Toddler Costume
This crafty little witch helps makes Halloween more magical. You toddler will no doubt cast a charming spell on everyone who sees her, bewitching everyone into giving her extra Halloween treats. This cute costume includes a dress with attached sleeves and decorative buttons. It also comes with striped leggings and a hat. The wand and shoes are not included with this costume, but it’s simple to find the perfect wand and broom for your cute little witchy-poo.
Find more fun witch costumes for toddlers and older kids here.
4. Best Toddler Halloween Costume: Toddler’s Spiderman Muscle Costume
Peter Parker isn’t the only one who can transform into a crime fighting Marvel Comics superhero. Now your little one can too when they slip on this Spidey toddler costume. This Spider-Man costume includes the signature blue and red character jumpsuit with an awesome, muscled torso and arms, spider web print, and a black spider on the chest. The soft fabric character headpiece is also included to complete your little superhero’s look. Whether your little one is climbing up walls on the look out for bad guys or just wants to dress-up like their favorite cartoon character for trick-or-treating this Halloween, this Spider Man Muscle Toddler costume is perfect. To keep your little one extra warm for trick or treat night, get them the matching spidey gloves and red spiderman shoe/boot covers.
5. Best Toddler Halloween Costume: Disney Frozen Elsa Deluxe Costume
This official Disney licensed costume is fun, colorful, and will put your toddler in the mood to pretend she’s Elsa, in the movie Frozen. With a cute tiara, character cameo and adorable blue and white dress, your little doll will make her stage debut on Halloween night, but this fun little dress will be added to the toy box long afterward for more fun pretend and play experiences. For a little bit fancier look, a jeweled tiara might do the trick, along with a matching wand. Silver Ballet flats would make the perfect accent.
6. Best Toddler Halloween Costume: Nickelodeon Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Leonardo Toddler Costume
This super soft, cozy and warm Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle costume will delight your toddler with its fleecy feel. It looks great and it’s easy to get on and off, another plus when you’re dealing with a wiggling three year old, right? While this washable costume is sure to see many months of play after Halloween, you could really be a hit and get your toddler the full set of crime fighting Ninja Turtle costumes for play dates with friends, including Donatello, Michelangelo, and Raphael. To make their costume look even more realistic, get them a Ninja Turtle shell.
7. Best Toddler Halloween Costume: Jay Deluxe Ninjago LEGO Costume
If you’ve got a toddler, they’re likely infatuated by Legos. From the Lego TV show to the actual toys, Legos give kids a chance to learn and be creative and these costumes let your little one imagine themselves as a Lego superhero. The Lego ninjas master challenges to save their world, and your little trick or treater can go door to door as Kai, Jay, Cole, Zane, or Lloyd, plus they’ll spin and practice their ninja moves which will help them wear off all that candy they collect.
8. Best Toddler Halloween Costume: Trick Or Treat Sweeties Dunk Your Doughnut Toddler Costume
It will be hard to tell who’s the trick or treater and who’s the treat when your little cutie dons this adorable doughnut jumper. Covered in frosting and sprinkles, this sweet costume is washable and not the least bit sticky. To keep your little pastry warm on Halloween night, get him or her some coordinating tights, or leggings and a matching turtle neck. Just in case you want to go as mommy/daughter doughnuts, there’s also an adult sized doughnut costume available.
9. Best Toddler Halloween Costume: Disney Pixar Monsters University Mike Toddler Deluxe Costume
Your toddler can spy with his or her giant eye the very best candy on the block when they party or trick or treat as Mile from Monster University. This adorable costume includes a green jumpsuit with overlay, a giant three-D eyeball and hat with “MU” printed on it. If you’d rather dress up your toddler as the lovable Sully, you can do that as well. If you’ve got a toddler girl who wants to cross over to the monster category, there are fun monster costumes for her too.
10. Best Toddler Halloween Costume: Curious George Toddler Costume
Everyone’s favorite little monkey comes to life in this adorable Curious George romper costume. Your tot can trick or treat as the mischievous monkey that has been capturing the hearts and minds of kids and their parents throughout the world. If dad’s taking the kids out on Halloween night, perhaps you can convince him to go as the Man in the Hat who always looks out for Curious George whenever he gets in a scrape.