After the release of the original Star Wars movie, there were hordes of little Darth Vaders patrolling American neighborhoods every Halloween! It was a menacing presence that some homeowners still haven’t forgotten! Fortunately, they were offset by many Luke Skywalkers, Han Solos and the occasional Chewbacca. We wanted to get a list of inspiration for you Star Wars Halloween costume. It’s not too late to get one in time!
This year, Star Wars is expected to have an even bigger impact on Halloween. The recent release of Star Wars Episode VII The Force Awakens and the upcoming Rogue One will encourage Star Wars fans to try out new costumes. We will see an even large ensemble of characters with Kylo Ren, Rey, Stormtrooper FN-2187 (Finn), and BB-8 all expected to be popular costume choices.
There are dozens of awesome Star Wars Halloween costumes available so it can be difficult to choose just one! To help you choose one, we’ve picked a few of the best from Amazon.
Star Wars Halloween Costumes List – 2016
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Child’s Kylo Ren Costume
If your child wants to join the dark side of the force, this deluxe Kylo Ren costume is a great choice. It is an officially licensed product that includes a robe, hooded cape, belt, and mask. The helmet even has faux damage to show that Kylo has been in a fierce battle before going trick-or-treating! You will need to supply your own pants, shoes and lightsaber. There is also a great adult’s Kylo Ren costume available!
“This costume is so cool, that I could totally borrow this from my son if it were in my size – well, parts of it anyway. Also it seems better-made than a lot of the cheapo costumes, which is good because my son tends to wear his Halloween costumes year-round in imaginative play.” — Shannon B
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Rey Costume – Child’s
Rey is already one of the most popular characters in the Star Wars universe! Smart, tough, and fiercely loyal, she is a great role model for young kids. Your child will love wearing this deluxe Rey costume this Halloween. It is a polyester jumpsuit with attached sash, detached sleeves, cuff, and belt with pouch. The only items you will need to add are the boots and a staff of some kind. This is an officially licensed product that your child will definitely use more than once!
“Fantastic quality and true to size! My daughter loves her Rey costume! This is not one of those cheap, easy to rip, light fabric costumes. This costume is very detailed and great quality. Go by the size chart and you won’t go wrong.” — Vic
Star Wars Child’s Darth Vader Costume
Star Wars purists will love this one! This Darth Vader costume includes a polyester cape, printed polyester jumpsuit, and detailed Darth Vader mask. You may want to add Darth Vader gloves too. It is a high-quality costume, made by Rubie’s Costume Company. You will love watching the kids try to force choke the neighbors who didn’t give them enough candy!
“I can’t begin to tell you how uber adorable it was to be greeted by a mini darth Vader when I came home from work. You could just feel his excitement behind the mask. My son is in love with this. He hasn’t taken it off since it arrived this afternoon.” — Random Amazon Customer
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Child’s Stormtrooper Costume
If one of your children is going to be Darth Vader, it’s only appropriate that they be accompanied by a few storm troopers! This is an officially licensed Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens stormtrooper costume that consists of a printed jumpsuit, boot covers and a mask. Gloves and stormtrooper blaster are sold separately.
“It may not be Halloween, but this was a perfect Christmas gift for my nephew who is obsessed with all things Star Wars. Size was true to the chart and quality was what I expected for the price I paid. Satisfied customer :)” — Nancy Walsh
Star Wars Yoda Costume
If you have a baby or toddler, this Yoda costume is a great option for this Halloween! It includes a soft hooded robe with zip-up layer underneath and a green Yoda headpiece made from soft material. Your little one will look absolutely adorable and be comfortable – no makeup needed!
“This was the most adorable Halloween costume! Our baby still like to wear it when he is playing!“ — Shawna
Bantha Pet Costume
Why not include your pets in your Star Wars Halloween this year? You can dress your dog up as a mighty Bantha with this costume from Rubie’s Costume Company. This Star Wars pet costume comes with a Bantha jacket, headpiece and scary-looking Bantha rider. Isn’t it fun and cute? Now let’s hope your dog doesn’t hate you for making them dress up. You know the neighbors will love it!!
“Hilarious costume, really well made!” — Giselle Ghofrani
Star Wars Episode III Deluxe Child’s Jedi Knight Costume
A great choice for the budding Jedis in your family! This is a deluxe Jedi costume that includes a polyester robe, pants, boot tops and a belt. It is another Rubie’s Costume Company product, so you know it is well-made. This costume is modeled after the attire worn by Jedi Knights in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace. Rubie’s Costume Company also sells a Hooded Jedi Robe, if you want to complete the look or add to your DIY costume.
“Your child won’t be disappointed by this great costume designed to please any Star Wars fan. As soon as I put this costume on my little boy, he got very solemn, very serious. You could tell he really felt like a Jedi knight.” — Ronan11
Star Wars Child’s Deluxe Princess Leia Costume
This is another one of those classic costumes that brings back some great memories for fans of the earlier Star Wars films. The Princess Leia costume comes with a Leia wig, dress and belt. It is a simple and well-made costume that looks fantastic! Rubie’s Costume Company also has a Star Wars Classic Princess Leia Blaster gun that perfectly complements this costume.
“I bought this for my 8 yr old daughter for Halloween last year and must say I was pleasantly surprised, especially with the wig. It’s a much better quality than I would have expected” — DeniseB
Rubie’s Deluxe Queen Amidala Costume
We really love this one! Check out this beautiful costume modeled after Queen Amidala’s red gown from Star Wars: The Phantom Menace. It comes with an elaborate headpiece and polyester gown. To complete the look, you will need to purchase face paint (this is what we use).
“I was surprised at the quality of this costume. The fabric was certainly not velvet, but it was “fuzzy” and pretty cool. The headpiece actually was comfortable and I could wear it for hours“ — amidala
Star Wars Jabba The Hut Inflatable Costume
Why not use this Halloween as an excuse to dress up as one of the galaxy’s most powerful space gangsters? Jabba the Hut is a much-loved character that appeared in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi. You might even get more candy in this costume because people can’t stop feeding Jabba! This 100% nylon inflatable costume includes a headpiece, body and battery operated fan that keeps the suit inflated. Perfect for trunk or treat or outdoor parties.
“My wife absolutely loves this, she is 5’11” and 155 lbs and we all could not stop laughing at how hilariously awesome this costume is! It is very HUGE, you for sure wouldn’t wanna wear it to large parties but rather to smaller house parties” — Andrew Lade
We hope you enjoyed reading about the most popular Star Wars Halloween Costumes for this year! These costumes will make your Halloween a lot of fun and can be worn throughout the year — don’t be surprised if your kids refuse to take their costume off! If you are looking for more Star Wars themed costumes, subscribe to our blog or follow us on Facebook.
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