Panicking that you haven’t picked your Halloween costume yet? You’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re looking for couples-costume ideas, tips for dressing up your little ones or something downright scary, we’ve got you covered. We’ve rounded up 61 great costume ideas from TODAY viewers to help you make your decision before the big day.
1) Snow White and the Evil Queen
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#OrangeRoom Snow White and the Evil Queen.
2) Wanye and Garth from “Wayne’s World”
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My husband and I as Wayne & Garth.
3) Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia (Bonus: R2D2)
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My nephew and family.
4) Shrek and Fiona
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Shrek and Fiona–I just couldn’t get him to do the green facepaint, though. #OrangeRoom
5) Maverick and Goose from “Top Gun”
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Maverick and Goose–Halloween 2013.
6) Scooby Doo
Ruh-roh: Melissa Borchardt’s family suited up at the Scooby Doo gang, but she says her husband refused to be Fred. No treats for you!
7) Lucy and Ethel
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Lucy & Ethel with my bestie! Debra Kennedy Sutton
8) Duck Dynasty
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These four boys pull off their long beards.
9) Guy Fieri
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The only thing this Guy Fieri impersonator is missing is food.
10) Howie Mandel
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This 4-year-old boy carried his “Deal or No Deal” briefcase while trick-or-treating.
11) Flo from Progressive commercials
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Who knew an insurance character would be such a popular Halloween choice?
12) The lobster
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13) The mermaid
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Our little mermaid! Her costume was hand made with love by her grandmother.
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15) Dual-purpose pumpkin
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17) Mickey and Minnie Mouse
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Mickey and Minnie Mouse
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19) “The Wizard of Oz”
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My triplets’ first Halloween
20) “Despicable Me”
Leslie Taylor Sullivan
Do you speak Minion? The more minions, the better. Leslie Taylor Sullivan shows us three, along with Gru (love the nose and scarf) and Lucy.
21) The Incredibles
Kara Oxnam Pothier says she has “the most Incredible family you’ll ever meet!”
22) “Silence of the Lambs”
Mary Van De Walle
So very wrong, and yet so brilliant: Mary Van De Walle says her “Silence of the Lambs” theme is “not something you normally consider with a two-year-old, but she loved it!”
23) Forrest Gump and Lieut. Dan
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Forrest Gump & Lt. Dan
24) Harry and Marv from “Home Alone”
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My husband and his best friend as Harry and Marv from “Home Alone.” #orangeroom
25) “A League of Their Own”
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“There’s no crying in baseball!”
You’re the one that I want! Natasha McAdoo’s twins rock some serious ‘50s style as Danny and Sandy from “Grease.”
27) The Joker
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The Joker 😉
28) Baby Olaf
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29) The cast of “Frozen”
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30) Mario and Luigi
Janessa Morton Resendes
Janessa Morton Resendes shared this adorable photo of “Mario and Luigi off to save the princess.”
31) “The Wizard of Oz”
Carolyn Raineri’s dogs, Jada, Scarlett and Lola, are ready to follow the yellow brick road dressed as the leading characters from “The Wizard of Oz.”
32) Wonder Woman
Wonder Woman to the rescue! Jennifer Bortz had some fun dressing up her cute dog as the popular superhero.
Dressed up as Superman, Johanna Parker’s English bulldog is ready to rescue.
Catherine V. Favaro
Who are you looking at? Catherine V. Favaro snapped this photo of her dog dressed up as a bumblebee.
Rachel Leah’s cat sported a bow tie and hat during its nap.
Who’s more angelic than Megan Simpson’s sweet kitty?
37) Classic disguise
Owner Daniele Omalza had some fun dressing up her dog Manny as a news reporter with bushy eyebrows, black glasses and a mustache.
Who knew pugs said moo? Christina Price’s pug spent one Halloween dressed up as one very cute cow.
39) Bark Vader
Angie Zimbelman Hoskins
May the force be with Angie Zimbelman Hoskins’ two boys and labradoodle dressed up as “Star Wars” characters.
Roar! Jamie Alaska’s dog became a lion on Halloween thanks to a doggy mane.
Karen Kraus’ bunny, Yoshi, joined in on the Halloween fun dressed up as a caterpillar.
Yo ho! It’s a pirate’s life for Janet Shwayhat’s dog, whose costume came complete with a parrot.
Evildoers, beware! Miranda Raines and her family are all decked out as superheroes.
44) “The Wizard of Oz”
Jackie Haefele Hacker
Somewhere over the rainbow… this family is owning Halloween. Jackie Haefele Hacker dressed her five children (quadruplets + 1) as the characters from “The Wizard of Oz,” while she appeared as the Wicked Witch and her mom blew in as the wind-whipping cyclone.
45) “The Simpsons”
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Our family of five enjoyed being the Simpsons in Vermont’s Capital City.
46) Goldilocks and the three bears
This idea looks JUST right: For their first Halloween, Kari Croop’s triplets made for adorable little bears, and she donned a Goldilocks costume.
47) Pirate and her parrot
Haley Willis Little
Ahoy, matey: Haley Willis Little donned pirate garb and dressed little Eli as her parrot.
48) Secret service
Insert “maybe they could do a better job than the real ones” joke here: Jessica Flaitz shows us a cool commander in chief, guarded by two Secret Service agents who are all business, right down to the shades and earpieces.
49) Angry Birds
Jennifer Frederick Walters
Enjoy it while it lasts! Jennifer Frederick Walters, whose kids donned Angry Birds attire last year, writes: “I always theme my kids, while it lasts at least.”
TODAY Halloween-inspired costumes
50) “Laverne and Shirley”
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51) The Queen of England
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52) Justin Bieber
Getty Images, Jeff Mindel Photography Scary costumes
53) The twins from “The Shining”
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My sister and I went as the twins from “The Shining.” #orangeroom
54) Leatherface from “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre”
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So I heard some lady yelling at me to get a picture. I stopped and to my surprise her son had an awesome costume as well.
55) Regan from “The Exorcist”
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I was Regan…. I won that year
56) The headless boy
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58) Day of the Dead
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59) Old woman
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60) French KISS
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61) Claw machine
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Our twins Aubrey and Preston! Safe and warm in “The Claw”