Where can you rent costumes in New York for Halloween or parties?


If you want a costume for Halloween or any other event, I will let you know about the best costume stores in New York.


New York Costumes, Halloween Adventure

New York Costumes offers a large selection of costumes for Halloween, and other events. You will find recent costumes (Batman, Iron Man…) and politician masks (Obama, G.W. Bush, McCain…), wigs, makeup, accessories and deco. You’re even going to find costumes for your dog!

Website: newyorkcostumes.com

Address: 104 Fourth Ave. at 11th St., NYC

Telephone: 800-99 JUMPY


Abracadabra Superstore

In the Abracadabra Superstore you’ll find everything you need for an unforgettable Halloween party: costumes, magic, gags. This store is famous thanks to its customers like Michael Jackson and Keith Richards.

Website: abracadabrasuperstore.com

Address: 19 W 21st St. (btw. 5th Ave. & 6th Ave.), NYC

Telephone: 212-627-5194

Opens everyday from 11am to 9pm

Spirit Halloween Superstore

This store is from a chain specialized in Halloween costumes. They offer a large costume selection for adults, kids, pets… for adults they have sexy costumes (police, pirates, witches, devil…)

Website: spirithalloween.com


– 20 East Fourth Street, at Lafayette Street, NY (Tel: 212-228-9423)

– 417 Fifth Avenue at 38th Street, NY


Ricky’s NYC

Ricky’s NYC is another option specialized in Halloween costumes. Around that time of the year they have costume workshops in Tribeca and they open 27 temporary stores all over the country only for Halloween season. I recommend Ricky’s to everyone who is interested in costumes for adults, couples, kids and pregnant woman. For one night you can be Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker, Hannah Montana and more!

Website: rickyshalloween.com

Address: 375 Broadway between Franklin and White Streets, NY

Telephone: 212-925-5490

Creative Costumes

This store lets you create and make your own costume. I like their “Creative Couples” concept. You can rent a costume matching it with your couple, for example: Marie-Antoinette and Louis XVI, King Kong and Fay Wray, Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio… Renting a costume costs between 50USD and 350USD for 48 hours (plus 200USD for a refundable deposit).

Website: creativecostume.com

Address: 242 W. 36th St., 8th floor, New York

Telephone: 212-564-5552


Frankie Steinz

Frankie’s is the ideal store to find a costume, wigs and accessories for your Halloween party. You can create you own costume and be like Marge Simpson or a roman soldier…

Website: frankiesteinz.com

Address: 24 Harrison St. (btw. Hudson St. & Greenwich St.), New York

Telephone: 212-925-1373

Appointment required.

Party City

This store in NY rents costumes at economic rates. You will find tons of costumes and complements for Halloween: Adam’s Family, pirates, ghosts, Celts… You will also find decor for your party, party invitations and candies for trick-or-treat.

Website: www.partycity.com

Address: 38 West 14th Street between 5th and 6th Ave, NY


Screaming Mimis

A costume store vintage styled all year, they change their collection specially for Halloween from October 1st. Don’t hesitate and visit this store.

Website: screamingmimis.com

Address: 382 Lafayette Street, New York

Telephone: (212) 677 6464

Now, some pics from Ricky’s

We took some photos with masks and costumes at Ricky’s, if you do the same during your next trip to New York, I let you know for sure you’re going to have a good time.







My fist trip to New York was in 2007 when I was working for an airline company. I was born in the US, I lived in Mexico, in Europe in between Belgium, Spain and France… Well, let’s say I know about travelling! I bring my experience of NYC to the blog, to provide the best travel tips you could imagine!

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